Drug addicts leave parks stuck with discarded needles
Sacramento Bee (blog)
What Swarthout and, I suspect, many people don't know is that city employees pick up dozens of used needles a day from a number of Sacramento parks. McClatchy is one of them. On a typical day, they will pull 50 or 60 syringes, just from the bushes.
Cover Story: Ocular anesthesia trends toward 'fewer needles, no pain'
“I think all of the trends are less invasive — fewer needles, no pain.” In the past, ophthalmic surgeons would perform retrobulbar and peribulbar blocks, in which local anesthetic is injected behind the eye, according to John P. Berdahl, MD. The long ...
WATCH: Former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer needles Steve Spurrier during College GameDay appearance
That may be taking it a little too far, but it was fun to see former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer and former Florida coach Steve Spurrier sitting side-by-side during ESPN's College GameDay telecast from Knoxville on Saturday morning. The two former ...
'Needles in a nationwide hay stack': How FBI lost track of Rahami
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
“We are looking for needles in a nationwide hay stack, but we are also called upon to figure out which pieces of hay might some day become needles,” Comey said in June when discussing the agency's past interactions with Mateen. “That,” he said, “is ...