Prescription for Tragedy – Multi-Part Series of Articles on Prescription Drugs and the Prescription Highway from the Louisville Courier-Journal

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This is an excellent series of articles published on prescription drug abuse in Kentucky and the ramifications of ‘pill mills’ in Florida. Published articles in October include:

  • Florida fights back in the battle against prescription-drug abuse
  • Kentucky works with border states sharing prescription data
  • Kentuckian strives to stay clean
  • Highlights of July 2011 Florida ‘pill-mill’ law
  • Welcome to Florida, Kentucky’s pain-pill pipeline
  • An addict’s journey from Kentucky to Florida
  • Graphic: Prescription Painkiller Highway

All articles in the series can be accessed at:

Source: Louisville Courier-Journal January – October 2011

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