Drugs

‘Nobody has seen him selling drugs': Bali lawyer pleads for leniency for Australian

11 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Surf instructor Jeff Walton was caught with heroin and methamphetamine when arriving in Bali from Vietnam and faces a long stretch in an Indonesian prison.
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Auditing the Prescription Drug Consumer Price Index in a Changing Marketplace - by Richard G. Frank, Andrew L. Hicks, Ernst R. Berndt

2 hours ago   |   National Bureau of Economic Research

The Bureau of Labor Statistics' Prescription Drug Consumer Price Index has been the focus of considerable controversy in recent years. The CPI-Rx limits its sampling frame to...
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Perth man in Bali jail on drug charges

8 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

A Perth diving instructor is in a Bali prison after he was caught with eight grams of heroin.
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Clot-busting Drug Lowers Cost in Stroke Treatment

Clot-busting Drug Lowers Cost in Stroke Treatment

15 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

Tenecteplase, the newer-generation clot-busting medication fares better than the traditional treatment for ischemic strokes in key areas such as better health outcomes.
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Critics: Oregon's move to decriminalize hard drugs a failure

15 hours ago   |   ABC News

Since Oregon residents voted in 2020 to decriminalize hard drugs and dedicate hundreds of millions of dollars to treatment, few people have requested the services and the state...
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Perth man held in Bali for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs through island's airport

1 day ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   2 articles

Perth man arrested in Bali accused of trying to smuggle drugs to island.
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How a Hospital Chain Used a Poor Neighborhood to Turn Huge Profits

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Bon Secours Mercy Health, a major nonprofit health system, used the poverty of Richmond Community Hospital's patients to tap into a lucrative federal drug program.
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How a Hospital Chain Used a Poor Neighborhood to Turn Huge Profits

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Bon Secours Mercy Health, a major nonprofit health system, used the poverty of Richmond Community Hospital's patients to tap into a lucrative federal drug program.
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Perth man arrested for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into Bali

1 day ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

A Perth man has been arrested in Bali for allegedly attempting to smuggle heroin and methamphetamines into Indonesia.
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Viruses exploit ability to sense the environment to maximize their infective yield

2 days ago   |   News Medical

New UMBC-led research in Frontiers in Microbiology suggests that viruses are using information from their environment to "decide" when to sit tight inside their hosts and when...
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