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Anti-Addiction Call For FDA Chief To Step Down Amid Painkiller Abuse Epidemic  (Ryan Anson/AFP/Getty Images)

Anti-Addiction Groups Call For FDA Chief To Step Down Amid Painkiller Abuse Epidemic

Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration’s top official to step down, saying the agency’s policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.

09/24/2014

Player-turned-actor Terry Crews is leveling the NFL in wake of a prescription drug-related lawsuit filed by former players. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Former Player: ‘The NFL Is A Cult’

Former NFL player-turned-actor Terry Crews claims the league is a “cult.”

05/22/2014

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Ex-NFL Players: League Illegally Used Drugs To Cover-Up Injuries

A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit that the league illegally supplied them with risky painkillers that numbed their injuries and led to medical complications.

05/20/2014

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Lawyer: Md. Doctor to Plead Guilty to Drug Charge

A Baltimore-area gynecologist charged with illegally distributing powerful painkillers to patients is expected to plead guilty to federal charges.

05/19/2014

Going for runs on a regular basis has been linked to a multitude of health benefits in countless research studies, but recent research suggests that too much running is tied to a shorter lifespan. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Study: Too Much Running Linked To Shorter Lifespans

Going for runs on a regular basis has been linked to a multitude of health benefits in countless research studies, but recent research suggests that too much running is tied to a shorter lifespan.

04/01/2014

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