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  • 7 On Your Sides Michael Finney shares tips on how you can save a lot of money on prescription drugs.
  • 7 On Your Side's Michael Finney shares tips on how you can save a lot of money on prescription drugs.
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  • 7 On Your Sides Michael Finney shares tips on how you can save a lot of money on prescription drugs.
  • 7 On Your Side's Michael Finney shares tips on how you can save a lot of money on prescription drugs.
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  • Ambien pills
  • A South Bay man has been convicted of driving under the influence of Ambien.
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santa clara, mountain view, CHP, drugs, DUI, prescription drug, driving, south bay news
  • A Bay Area father who lost two children when they were killed by an impaired driver is now fighting to change California law.
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lawsuit, prescription drug, laws, politics, nannette miranda
  • A Bay Area father who lost two children when they were killed by an impaired driver is now fighting to change California law.
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  • California families victimized by medical malpractice say it's time to eliminate the quarter-million-dollar cap set nearly four decades ago.
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  • Meteorologist Sandhya Patel has your Bay Area AccuWeather forecast.
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  • Shares of Affymax have plummeted 85 percent after it recalled its new anemia drug.
  • Shares of Affymax have plummeted 85 percent after it recalled its new anemia drug.
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palo alto, product recalls, prescription drug, health
  • The Food and Drug Administration is telling doctors to stop prescribing codeine to children after surgery.
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children, prescription drug, health
  • Ambien pills
  • New research shows sleeping pills like Ambien stay in the body longer than previously thought, which can interfere with driving.
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  • Ambien pills
  • New research shows sleeping pills like Ambien stay in the body longer than previously thought, which can interfere with driving.
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  • A man smokes a marijuana joint.
  • A new study shows there are now more drugged drivers than drunk drivers on California roads.
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  • A man smokes a marijuana joint.
  • A new study shows there are now more drugged drivers than drunk drivers on California roads.
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CHP, drugs, marijuana, DUI, alcohol, prescription drug, california news, nannette miranda
  • Public health advocates argue the wide availability of the drug would increase the incidence of HIV.
  • There's a new push to make testing for the AIDS virus as common as cholesterol checks.
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prescription drug, HIV, medical research, health
  • Antioch police unveiled a permanent prescription drug drop-off unit at the police station Saturday.
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antioch, prescription drug, east bay news
  • An antibiotic widely used for bronchitis and other common infections seems to increase chances for sudden deadly heart problems.
  • An antibiotic widely used for common infections seems to increase chances for sudden deadly heart problems.
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prescription drug, health
  • After marijuana, pain killers are now considered the most abused drug among young people.
  • After marijuana, pain killers are now considered the most abused drug among young people.
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prescription drug, drugs, assignment 7, laura anthony
  • After marijuana, pain killers are now considered the most abused drug among young people.
  • After marijuana, pain killers are now considered the most abused drug among young people.
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  • A drug developed in the Bay Area could spare thousands of patients from the painful ravages of skin cancer.
  • A drug developed in the Bay Area could spare thousands of patients from the painful ravages of skin cancer.
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genentech, cancer, medical research, prescription drug, UCSF, health
  • A drug developed in the Bay Area could spare thousands of patients from the painful ravages of skin cancer.
  • A drug developed in the Bay Area could spare thousands of patients from the painful ravages of skin cancer.
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genentech, cancer, medical research, prescription drug, UCSF, health, carolyn johnson
  • Almost 19 million people who regularly take medication used a drug coupon last year.
  • Almost 19 million people who regularly take medication used a drug coupon last year, but that's not necessarily a good deal.
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consumer reports, prescription drug, consumer news
  • Public health advocates argue the wide availability of the drug would increase the incidence of HIV.
  • Public health advocates argue the wide availability of the drug would increase the incidence of HIV.
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  • Public health advocates argue the wide availability of the drug would increase the incidence of HIV.
  • Public health advocates argue the wide availability of the drug would increase the incidence of HIV.
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california watch, prescription drug, HIV, medical research, california news
  • Californians may soon need a prescription for many popular over the counter cold medicines.
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laws, drugs, prescription drug, california news
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  • Federal health officials said that the anti-smoking drug Chantix did not increase problems like depression and suicidal thoughts in two studies.
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  • Medicare
  • Authorities arrested 10 people, including two doctors, last week in a LA OxyContin ring that also involved Medicare fraud.
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  • Three men were arrested in Gilroy on Wednesday after police found more than 500 illegally obtained prescription drug pills.
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drugs, prescription drug, crime, gilroy, south bay news
  • Google has set aside $500 million to settle a long-running investigation for running online drug ads.
  • Google has set aside $500 million to settle a long-running investigation for running online drug ads.
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  • In this Oct. 8, 2010 photo, the Google logo is displayed outside Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.
  • Google has set aside $500 million to settle a long-running investigation for running online drug ads.
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prescription drug, internet, google, FDA, SEC, business, david louie
  • If you have unused medications, federal officials are taking them back on Saturday. The service is free and anonymous and aimed at preventing abuse.
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prescription drug, drugs, health
  • Alzheimers patient helps with clinical trial.
  • Recent developments in Alzheimer's research are underscoring the hope and frustration involved in trying to conquer the disease.
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clinical trials, medical research, prescription drug, marin county, health, carolyn johnson
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  • Bay Area researchers are working with a technique that could soon revolutionize the way new medicines are developed.
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south san francisco, uc san francisco, prescription drug, health, carolyn johnson
  • A new study finds drug companies have raised their prices by 9 percent in the past year.
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