Posted in October 2011

Shoutout to Shatter Drug Abuse Myths

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), is sponsoring the CyberShoutout on October 28 to prepare...

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FDA Videos Warn Consumers About Health Fraud Scams

FDA has released two new FDA advises consumers that health fraud scams are marketed everywhere, inclu...

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Prescription Fraud Investigation Results in Federal Charges Against 17 People in California

A federal investigation resulted in charges against 17 people in California, including a doctor and s...

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Nearly 20 Potentially Dangerous Products Marketed as Natural Supplements, FDA Warns

FDA has posted public warnings regarding 19 products, frequently marketed as natural supplements, and...

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AWARxE Launches ‘Does a Drug Dealer Lurk in Your Medicine Cabinet’ Ad Campaign

As the primary communication vehicle of the AWAR provides details on the DEA take-back event, the n...

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FDA Releases ‘Use Medicines Wisely’ Video

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Women’s Health has released a new public service announc...

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MA Parents Believe Children Can Easily Obtain Prescription Pain Pills, Survey Shows

Over half of parents, about 56%, reported that their children have access to their prescription pain ...

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PSM Report Warns of Increased Counterfeit Drug Risk if US Imports Foreign Drugs

Approximately three million parcels of fraudulent medications – including fakes of arthritis, AIDS, a...

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Four Connecticut Technicians Charged with Prescription Drug Theft and Illegal Distribution

Four former Connecticut pharmacy technicians were arrested on federal charges related to their allege...

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FDA Helps Shut Down Nearly 600 Fake Internet Pharmacy Sites During Operation Pangea IV

Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with regulatory agencies from 81 countries, participated in...

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Las Vegas Physician and Pharmacist Charged in Oxycodone Distribution Scheme

Las Vegas physician Henri Wetselaar and his assistant David Litwin, along with pharmacist Jason C. Sm...

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