The state medical board may strip a Newport Beach-based pain management specialist of his license to practice after an investigation into the deaths of two patients who died of prescription drug overdoses. A California Medical Board spokesperson says Dr. John Petraglia, who has International Pain M ... More >>
Add another to the body count for Dr. Van Vu of California Pain Center in Fountain Valley. Already being investigated by the Medical Board of California for the deaths of 16 patients he prescribed powerful medications to, there is now reportedly a 17th deceased patient.
See the update at the end of this post where the University of Southern California clarifies the doctor's ties to the LA institution.ORIGINAL POST, FEB. 15, 3:16 P.M.: The Medical Board of California has launched an investigation into 16 deaths connected to powerful narcotics prescribed by a Fountai ... More >>
A peek inside Orange County's most exclusive medical-marijuana club, one no one wants to join
Let's face it. We're impatient people. There's no time to wait for hot coffee/pizza//pot pie/Hot Pockets to cool--we want it now, Now, NOW! This often leads to mouth burns, which can last for several days. But now scientists have invented a dissolvable oral strip that can be directly to the aff ... More >>
In a strange about-face, the president tries to hack medical marijuana off at the knees