perscription drugs http://iowapublicradio.org en Cameras, Compromise, 'Codone, 'The Catch,' and Cold http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cameras-compromise-codone-catch-and-cold <p>In this 'News Buzz' edition of River to River, hear about new rules for traffic cameras in Iowa, a stopgap farm bill passed in the U.S. House, a new hydrocodone-related drug which is meeting opposition from Iowa's Attorney General, the Hawkeyes will meet LSU, and what's with the early bout of cold weather?</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 20:22:37 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 33493 at http://iowapublicradio.org Cameras, Compromise, 'Codone, 'The Catch,' and Cold Prescription Drug Monitoring and Distracted Driving http://iowapublicradio.org/post/prescription-drug-monitoring-and-distracted-driving <div class="msg Nth">Prescription drug abuse is one of the fastest growing substance abuse problems in the state. What are preventive measures doctors can take to keep these drugs from getting into the wrong hands?</div><div class="msg Nth">&nbsp;</div><div class="msg Nth">A bill that would mandate physicians check a database before prescribing certain medication to their patients is being discussed at the statehouse. Today on River to River, we talk about ways this could possibly help or get in the way of the patient/doctor relationship.<br> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 20:36:45 +0000 Clay Masters 15989 at http://iowapublicradio.org Prescription Drug Monitoring and Distracted Driving