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Complaint blames CA doctor for 3 overdose deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California medical authorities want to suspend or revoke the license of an Orange County pain doctor, saying he negligently prescribed powerful narcotics to three patients who died of overdoses. The state […]

03/22/2014

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Fever hits thousands in parched West farm region

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California and federal public health officials say valley fever, a potentially lethal but often misdiagnosed disease infecting more and more people around the nation, has been on the rise as warming […]

05/05/2013

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CA medical board combats prescription overdoses

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The state Medical Board is asking for the public’s help as it combats reckless prescribing by doctors.

12/29/2012

Lawmaker wants prescription deaths reporting

LOS ANGELES (AP) – State Sen. Curren D. Price Jr. is calling for the California Medical Board to receive coroners’ reports for all deaths that are related to prescription drug use in an attempt to […]

11/13/2012