10/25/2013 - The State Journal
WASHINGTON, DC - Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius informed U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin Oct. 24 that the Food and Drug Administration will reschedule hydrocodone combination drugs from a Schedule III drug to a Schedule II controlled substance.
10/25/2013 - The State Journal. By James E. Casto.
HUNTINGTON - "The Affordable Care Act has a number of noteworthy flaws, but these will be addressed over time," Delegate Don Perdue, D-Wayne, told a luncheon.
10/25/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Caitlin Cook.
WINFIELD - One of the most prevalent causes of death for West Virginians is one of the most common items found in the bathroom cabinet, and the state is taking a stand to take it back.
10/25/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Eric Eyre.
CHARLESTON - Four out-of-state drug companies must disclose their shipments of prescription pills to West Virginia pharmacies over the past five years, a Boone County judge ruled Thursday.
10/25/2013 - The Charleston Gazette. By Ken Ward, Jr.
CHARLESTON - There’s a new study out about mountaintop removal coal mining. It’s in a journal called Ecopsychology and looks at mountaintop removal’s potential impacts on mental and emotional health of the people of our region. It was published online late last month.
10/25/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Dave Boucher.
WASHINGTON, DC - West Virginia's two U.S. senators are at odds when it comes to delaying a penalty in the massive national health care reform law.
10/25/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Andrea Lannom.
CHARLESTON - State officials say a dental sealant program, which recently got a $1.5 million boost from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention grant, could set the foundation for good dental health.