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Apr 23, 2018

Davis v. Craven County ABC Bd.: Are Non-FDA-Approved Medications/Treatments Covered Under Workers’ Compensation?

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Today's post comes from Anthony L. Lucas at the Jernigan Law Firm. Davis v. Craven County ABC Bd.: Are Non-FDA-Approved Medications/Treatments Covered Under Workers’ Compensation? The North Carolina Court of Appeals recently published an opinion refusing to add an exception to the Workers’ Compensation Act that would exclude medications and/or treatments that have not [...]

Aug 08, 2016

Kratom for Pain Relief? What’s that?

By |August 8th, 2016|Dietary Supplement, Drug, FDA, Herbs, Kratom, Medications, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mitragyna speciosa, aka “kratom,” is a tropical plant in the coffee family, native to Southeast Asia, historically used in Thailand for its medicinal qualities. Thailand banned kratom in 1943 due to abuse and now North Carolina, among other states, is seeking to set limits on the drug too.   What’s the concern about kratom? According [...]

May 05, 2014

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Set for April 26

By |May 5th, 2014|FDA, Health, prescription drugs, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Emily Wray Stander, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore.Mark your calendars! As part of spring cleaning duties, I know people are sorting through the stuff in their homes, donating what they can, and figuring out how to recycle or dispose of what can’t be donated. As a mom of a [...]