prescription drugs http://kuer.org en Leftover Prescription Meds Pose Hazards to Utahns http://kuer.org/post/leftover-prescription-meds-pose-hazards-utahns <p>Prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Utah and around the country. But Utahns can reduce the risk of overdose deaths and help protect the environment by disposing of those unused medications Saturday during <a href="http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/">National Take-Back Day</a>.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:12:39 +0000 Andrea Smardon 45427 at http://kuer.org Leftover Prescription Meds Pose Hazards to Utahns Drug Overdose Bill Nods to Good Samaritans http://kuer.org/post/drug-overdose-bill-nods-good-samaritans <p></p><p></p><p>The Utah House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that is intended to assist people who call for emergency help when someone is overdosing on drugs.</p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 00:35:47 +0000 Judy Fahys 41450 at http://kuer.org Matheson Backs Drug ID Bill http://kuer.org/post/matheson-backs-drug-id-bill <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A bill that could make it harder to sell fake or stolen prescription drugs passed the U.S. House of Representatives this week. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 18:06:42 +0000 Dan Bammes 30281 at http://kuer.org Matheson Backs Drug ID Bill