Content Tagged 'prescription drugs'

Study: Psych drug ER trips approach 90,000 a year
A new study says bad reactions to psychiatric drugs result in nearly 90,000 emergency room visits each year by U.S. adults.
Free Med Toss In Lexington On Saturday
Dispose of your unwanted medicines for free in a safe and environmentally friendly way this Saturday, April 26, at two locations in Lexington.
Police, Health Department, DEA To Hold Drug Disposal Day
You can bring any unused prescription or over-the-counter drugs to the Franklin County Health Department from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Prescription Drug Arrest In Rowan County
Rowan County Sheriff's Office arrests two for bringing in 1,000 Oxycodoone pills
"Medication Disposal Day" Scheduled In Frankfort
Bring your expired, unneeded and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to the Franklin County Health Department on Saturday, July 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Homeowner Holds Accused Would-Be Burglar Until Deputies Arrive
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office said Curtis Scalf, 28, of Lily, admitted he tried to break-in to a home after taking several different prescription medications.
DEA: Prescription Drug Conspiracy Dismantled In Northern Kentucky
Twenty-four suspects were arrested on charges primarily related to the illegal distribution of prescription drugs, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Franklin County To Host Medical Disposal Day
The Franklin County Police Department is asking anyone with unused, unneeded, and expired presciption drugs to the Franklin County Health Department. Video Video
Beshear: Pills "Killing Our People"
Governor Steve Beshear is calling for a coordinated effort to fight Kentucky's prescription pill epidemic. Video Video
KY State Police 'Take Back' 644 Pounds of Drugs
State Police netted 644 pounds of drugs Saturday.
Lexington Police Release Surveillance Video Of CVS Robbery
Lexington Police are hoping surveillance video will help them identify a robber. Video Video
Attorney General Conway brings prescription drug abuse awareness program to schools in Jessamine and Clark Counties
Clark County youth group recognized for submitting winning prescription drug abuse awareness video Video Video
More Newborns Hospitalized For Drug Addiction
The number newborns hospitalized for drug addiction in Kentucky has soared over the last decade.
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