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Stopping the scourge: An all-out effort to fight opioid addiction

Buprenorphine is used in medication-assisted treatment to aid people addicted to narcotic pain relievers. | Photo courtesy of Pixabay

March 20, 2018 - 5:16pm

Smart pill, other Florida innovations could aid opioid fight

EtectRx's smart pill contains a wireless, ingestible sensor that communicates with a wearable reader, which then delivers data to healthcare providers looking to monitor opioid adherence. | Photo courtesy of etectRx.

March 18, 2018 - 6:37pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Daniel Levitt

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Susie Ellis

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Matthew Ganzak

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ross Toohey

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Mote Marine Laboratory nails lofty fundraising goal

Elaina Todd, Mote's community engagement coordinator, works with Treyvon Stanford, a student from Robert L. Taylor Community Complex in Sarasota, during a Mote education program. | Courtesy of Mote Marine Laboratory

October 10, 2016 - 3:24pm

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