| May 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
A South Florida doctor says he was "healing, not dealing" when federal agents raided the Hallandale Beach pain management clinic where he worked and seized his patient and business records.
Two years later, Dr. John Bennett hasn't been charged with...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:34 PM
For the past decade or so, more people have died in Connecticut each year from unintentional drug overdoses than from automobile accidents. The drugs involved are mostly prescription painkillers, not illegal substances such as heroin.
It's a hidden...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Former Ravens reserve quarterback Cullen Finnerty died from pneumonia triggered by swallowing his own vomit, according to an autopsy report published today by the Associated Press.
Finnerty was also diagnosed with the degenerative brain disease, chronic...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Often in tears, Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe testified Wednesday that doctors seemed in competition to see who could give him the most powerful painkillers.
“Michael had a very low pain tolerance, and his fear of pain was incredible,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Corrissa "Cee Cee" Lafayette
Found at: Tilted Kilt (Wethersfield)
What can one expect when going to the Tilted Kilt?
Expect a lot of fun. Expect a lot of beautiful girls to sit with you, talk to you, build a relationship with you. We are not order...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:54 AM
A Baltimore County pain treatment center is resisting involvement in a probe into the deadly national fungal meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroids last year.
Baltimore Pain Management Center, which received some doses of the recalled...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Michael Jackson’s drug use was again the topic of conversation in court Wednesday, where an addiction specialist testified that he saw no evidence the singer was addicted to painkillers or the anesthetic propofol that ultimately led to his death....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:53 PM
Seven Maryland health care centers that received tainted steroids linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak will be required to turn over documents and give testimony under subpoenas filed last week in a federal lawsuit.
A steering committee of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:59 AM
A recording of the discussion among emergency personnel related to Paris Jackson’s apparent suicide attempt last week has been released to the media.
In the recordings, obtained by the Associated Press, paramedics are told Michael Jackson’...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
IMPLANTABLE DEFIBRILLATORS: SIMPLE FIX MAY SAVE LIVES
An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) can be a lifesaving device in someone with a tendency to develop dangerous heart rhythms. An ICD detects the onset of an irregular and potentially fatal...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:26 PM
SOUTH BEND — For Scott Mangus, it started innocently enough.
Mangus, a LaPorte native, was in a motorcycle crash in 2004 while spending his college spring break in Thailand. Doctors there prescribed him a narcotic pain medicine for his injuries,...