Letters To Government

Minister Diab dismisses GPDOTS concerns regarding enforcement RX drug investigations

June 23rd 2014 GPDOTS sent a letter to the Nova Scotia Minister of Justice, Lena Diab regarding our concern with overdose death investigation protocol and officer education in prescription drugs. We felt the need to voice our concerns after hearing repeated stories about families who lost loved ones to rx drug overdoses and experienced  delays, no… Continue reading Minister Diab dismisses GPDOTS concerns regarding enforcement RX drug investigations

Opinions

Why do we need a Prescription Drug Drop off Day?

Why do we need a Prescription Drug Drop Off Day? I believe that is the real question that should be asked. Why is there a need for people to empty their medicine cabinets once a year and turn over thousands of unused prescription medications? Could it be that physicians are over prescribing or prescribing unnecessary… Continue reading Why do we need a Prescription Drug Drop off Day?