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Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

NBC4 is shining a light on mental health and mental illness by providing education, information and hope.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 02:08 PM EST

New Documents in OxyContin Case Shed Light on Drug's Sales

New Documents in OxyContin Case Shed Light on Drug's Sales

A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will...

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 at 08:45 PM EST

Good Luck Making Sense of Your Hospital's Price List

Good Luck Making Sense of Your Hospital's Price List

Hospitals have posted the prices of their services, NBC News reported. Good luck making sense of them. Since Jan. 1, hospitals across the country have been publishing price lists online to comply with a new...

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 at 07:22 AM EST

FDA Resuming Some Food Inspections Halted by Shutdown

FDA Resuming Some Food Inspections Halted by Shutdown

The Food and Drug Administration said it will resume inspections of some of the riskiest foods such as cheeses, produce and infant formula as early as Tuesday. The routine inspections had been briefly halted as...

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 at 01:15 PM EST

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