Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report ClaimsA scandalous new report is claiming that nursing homes across the U.S. are misusing prescription drugs in order to control the behavior of elderly patients with dementia.
Paralyzed By A Prescription: Doctor 'Poisoned' By Common AntibioticLocal physician, Dr. Mark Ghalili, speaks out after a commonly prescribed antibiotic paralyzed him.
Medical License Revoked For 84-Year-Old Doctor Who Won't Use A ComputerOn Nov. 15 a local judge reportedly denied Konopka's appeal to regain her license after the doctor claimed she was forced to hand it over.
Rowland Heights Doctor Convicted Of Second-Degree Murder For 3 Overdose DeathsThe deaths occurred between March and December 2009.
Old Prescription Drugs Accepted During Take-Back EventSouthern California residents can get rid of unwanted or outdated prescription drugs by dropping them off at designated collection sites.
Murder Trial Begins For Rowland Heights Doctor Accused In 3 Men's Drug DeathsAttorneys were set to deliver opening statements Monday in the trial of a California doctor charged with murder in the deaths of three young men who overdosed on prescription pain killers.
Local Doctor, 82, Accused Of Taking Part In Prescription-Drug RingA local doctor in his 80s, along with five other people, have been indicted for allegedly taking part in a widespread prescription drug ring.
Burglar Attempts To Steal Prescription Drugs From Sherman Oaks Doctor's OfficeA man was in custody Saturday for allegedly breaking into a doctor's office.
Are Prescription Drugs Covered Under My Health Insurance?Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Doctor Warns Of 'Drug Dealer's Dream' Painkiller Made Of Pure HydrocodoneA new opioid painkiller with five to ten times the power of Vicodin has ER doctors worried about a disastrous spike in overdoses and deaths.
Encino Doctor Indicted On Charges He Unlawfully Prescribed NarcoticsAn Encino doctor has been charged with prescribing and selling narcotic drugs without a legitimate reason, according to a grand jury indictment unsealed Friday.
LA Participates In National Drug Take Back DayAngelenos are being urged to dispose of potentially dangerous, expired, and unwanted prescriptions during Saturday's National Drug Take Back Day.