Stories by Paul Gaita

Paul Gaita is a Los Angeles-based writer. He has contributed to The Los Angeles Times, LA Weekly, Amazon and The Los Angeles Beat, among other publications and sites. subscribe to Paul Gaita's feed

Posted on: Aug 3, 2015, Source: The Fix

Acetyl fentanyl, closely related to the extreme potent prescription opiate, had been uncontrolled and is being blamed in many overdoses.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2014, Source: The Fix

Prescription drug abuse among our seniors has skyrocketed. What can be done about it?

Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: The Fix

Some big-name athletes are calling for medical marijuana to replace dangerous and addictive prescription painkillers.