The grand jury recently recommended criminal charges against members of the Florida State University (FSU) fraternity, stating that hazing, alcohol abuse and reckless behavior of fraternity members led to the untimely death of Andrew Coffey (20), who was found dead following a party for fraternity pledges and their big brothers on Nov. 3, 2017. The..
Amid the soaring drug prices in the United States, a number of counties, cities and school districts across the country have found a cost-effective way to help their workers buy prescription medicines. With their assistance, employees are now procuring medicines at up to 80 percent cheaper rate from pharmacies in Canada and overseas.
Only a fraction of patients, mandated by courts for opioid addiction treatment, receive the most recommended medications, revealed a recent study, published in the online journal Health Affairs in December 2017. It said less than one in 20 patients with opioid addiction, who were admitted to court-mandated rehab programs in the United States, got buprenorphine..
The U.S. Senate passed the much awaited $1.5 trillion Senate Republican tax plan on Dec. 2, 2017 that along with other finer points includes a measure aimed at cutting down the Federal Excise Tax (FET) paid by wineries, breweries and distilleries. The proposal cuts federal alcohol excise taxes on alcoholic beverages, including beer, wine and..