1,000 Pounds of Prescriptions Collected

EUGENE, Ore. — Just over 1,000 pounds of unwanted medication was collected at a drug take-back event on Saturday. Cars lined up at the Pain Society of Oregon in Eugene as volunteers collected all the unwanted and expired prescriptions. Doctors said prescription medication when used appropriately are fine, but they often times end up in … Continue reading »

Pain Society Opens Community Garden

EUGENE, Ore. — Gardening doesn’t just have physical benefits, but mental benefits too. That’s according to a local non-profit that works with patients who deal with chronic pain. So the Pain Society of Oregon started two plots at the Alton Baker Park Community Gardens in Eugene Sunday. Some plants are on the ground for patients … Continue reading »