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FDA Warns Companies Of Bogus Opioid Addiction Treatment

Warning letters about products illegally marketed as treatments for opioid addiction, pain, and anxiety have been sent to two companies, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday. The agency has received reports of serious health problems associated with the use of the products, which are marketed as dietary supplements and contain an unsafe food additive called tianeptine.

Stories of The Victims of Gun Violence

Invited to share their personal stories, victims of urban gun violence describe living with violence as a "common everyday experience" and feeling abandoned by police and other societal institutions, reports a study in the November/December Journal of Trauma Nursing, official publication of the Society of Trauma Nurses.