Substance Abuse http://wyso.org en Drug Dealers Tap Ohio Seniors for Pills http://wyso.org/post/drug-dealers-tap-ohio-seniors-pills <p><span lang="EN">The state says drug dealers around Ohio </span><span lang="EN">are developing new sources for prescription painkillers by buying </span><span lang="EN">them from senior citizens, sometimes as the patients leave </span><span lang="EN">pharmacies.</span></p><p><span lang="EN">The report by the Ohio Substance Abuse Monitoring Network also </span><span lang="EN">blames the state&#39;s continuing rise of heroin use on addicts </span><span lang="EN">switching from prescription painkillers, which are more expensive and</span><span lang="EN"> harder to obtain.</span></p> Tue, 04 Oct 2011 16:15:51 +0000 Associated Press 5018 at http://wyso.org