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West Virginia’s 2 Universities Get Health Services Grants

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s U.S. senators say Marshall University and West Virginia University will get federal grants to support clinical internships and field placements in mental health and drug addiction services. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin say the Department of Health and Human Services training grants are $319,000 for West Virginia… Read More

5 Drugmakers Ask Judge To Dismiss Ohio Opiate Lawsuit

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CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) – Five drugmakers are asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Ohio attorney general that alleges they helped perpetuate the state’s addictions epidemic. Attorney General Mike DeWine accuses the companies of intentionally misleading patients about the dangers of painkillers and promoting benefits of the drugs not backed by science…. Read More