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Stories with subject: Alternative medicine
  • Maine Medicaid rules reduce narcotic prescriptions 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 1:34 pm
  • PORTLAND, Maine - Maine's severe restrictions on opioid painkillers for Medicaid patients, requiring many to instead seek alternative pain management treatment for the past year, have sharply reduced the number of people obtaining highly addictive medications blamed for drug abuse and deaths around the nation.