Hooked on oxy: How pilfered Canadian pills are fuelling a U.S. health crisis

July 14, 2014 – Anna Mehler Paperny, Global News

Nineteen thousand, two hundred and thirty-seven tablets.

That’s how many pills an Ontario pharmacy employee was able to steal before being caught in February – by far the biggest oxycodone theft reported from a Canadian hospital or pharmacy since January 2012, according to numbers Health Canada gave Global News.

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