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WESH-TV Investigates Medicine Problems

Topic: Safety Initiatives
Posted on 2/1/2016

Hearstís NBC affiliate WESH-TV Daytona Beach, Fla. conducted an 11-month investigation into a rule intended to curb drug abuse in Florida that prevented dying patients from getting pain medication their doctors had lawfully prescribed. The investigation forced change at pharmacies and in Floridaís capitol.

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