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Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

| July 18, 2014

Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]

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Workshop Educates Healthcare Practitioners on Prescription Drug Abuse

| July 17, 2013

Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Caribou. That’s according to law enforcement in that community. Today healthcare practitioners and police gathered at an awareness workshop to find out proactive ways to partner and crackdown on abuse and resulting crime. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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Medical Monday: A Prescription For Disaster

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Whitney Houston has been laid to rest. But the investigation into her death continues. Rumors swirl that the singer mixed a deadly cocktail of prescription drugs and alcohol. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham examines the importance of following the instructions of using prescritoon drugs to the letter.

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