Prescription Drug Abuse Rising, California Fights Back - NBC Bay Area

    Prescription Drug Abuse Rising, California Fights Back

    With deaths from prescription drug abuse on the rise, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit discovers new efforts in California to track prescriptions while attempting to prevent doctor shopping. It’s a law that was inspired by three tragic Bay Area stories caused by prescription drug abuse. Stephen Stock reports. (Published Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013) With deaths from prescription drug abuse on the rise, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit discovers new efforts in California to track prescriptions... See More