US To Raise Cap For Docs Prescribing Opioid Addiction DrugThe Obama administration is increasing the number of patients whom doctors can treat for opioid addiction with a medication called buprenorphine.
Spiraling Drug Costs Prompt Call For Major Medicare ChangesCongressional advisers say the rising cost of drugs is unsustainable, and they're recommending major changes to Medicare's popular outpatient prescription program.
Exclusive: How Your Old, Unwanted Medications Are Transformed Into ElectricityThe medications unloaded at the Covanta Energy plant in Tulsa are used to create power.
Drugstore Chain CVS Pushes Convenience With Curbside PickupsCVS Health will spread its curbside pickup service to drugstores nationwide this year, as traditional retailers continue to hone their reputations for convenience and fight fierce competition online.
Dallas Doctor Sentenced For Operating 'Pill Mill'A federal judge has sentenced the operator of a "pill mill" that conspired to illegally distribute prescription drugs to a lengthy prison term.
Health Officials Push For Pill-Tracking DatabasesThe nation's top health officials are stepping up calls to require doctors to log in to pill-tracking databases before prescribing painkillers and other high-risk drugs like Vicodin and OxyContin.
Congress Unites In Scorn For Shkreli, But Gridlock RemainsWashington lawmakers took turns blasting a price-hiking former CEO who has become the new poster child for corporate greed.
Police Searching For Suspect Who Stole Drugs From Dallas PharmacyThe Dallas Police Department is asking for help identifying the person who broke into a pharmacy early last month.
2 Sought In Theft Of $1M In Drugs From Euless PharmacySecurity video shows two thieves pilfering a Euless pharmacy, cutting open a safe and stealing nearly $1 million worth of drugs and other products.
Drug Prices Top Americans' List Of Health Care ConcernsAmericans from across the political spectrum are worried about the cost of prescription drugs for serious diseases, following weeks of news coverage about companies hiking prices for critical medicines.
Drug Compounder Offers Cheap Version Of Costly Turing DrugStepping into the furor over eye-popping price spikes for old generic medicines, a maker of compounded drugs will begin selling $1 doses of Daraprim, whose price recently was jacked up to $750 per pill by Turing Pharmaceuticals.
Federal Prosecutors Convict 7 Of Operating North Texas 'Pill Mill'Federal prosecutors say seven people have been convicted of operating a North Texas "pill mill" that conspired to illegally distribute prescription drugs.