Painkiller

A recent study said that codeine could be lethal when used by children. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Study Says Childhood Codeine Use Could Come With Lethal Results

Codeine is one of the most commonly prescribed narcotic painkillers, but it is potentially lethal to children.

04/21/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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Bronx Woman Pleads Guilty To Forging Painkiller Prescriptions

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the counterfeit prescriptions were filled in 20 counties throughout the state.

12/21/2011

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Feds Raid L.I. Doctor’s Office In Prescription Painkiller Investigation

His attorney, James McElhone, says Dr. Frank Telang is a “widely respected doctor” and has “absolutely” done nothing wrong.

12/08/2011