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2014-10-28 08:33:39

During Cold and Flu Season, Double Check Medicine Labels to Avoid Doubling Up on Acetaminophen WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition (AAC) is kicking off its annual "Double Check; Don't Double Up" campaign today, reminding consumers to double check their medicine labels to avoid doubling up on medicines with acetaminophen when treating cold and flu symptoms. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154679-INFO Americans catch an...

2014-10-27 08:30:45

FT. WASHINGTON, Pa., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. (McNeil), the makers of TYLENOL(®), is proud to introduce the 40 recipients of the 24th annual TYLENOL(®) Future Care Scholarship. The 2014 program awarded a total of $250,000 in scholarship funds to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing an education in healthcare. Winning students are named TYLENOL(®) Future Care Scholars and receive awards of $5,000 or $10,000 to...

2014-10-24 23:07:31

On October 22, the FDA announced that 11,640 boxes of Assured brand Naproxen Sodium tablets, by Contract Packaging Resources Inc., are recalled due to packaging mix-up. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Assured Brand Naproxen...

2014-10-22 08:32:56

Pain Insights, Inc. releases a comprehensive market research study on the impact of hydrocodone rescheduling, Zohydro(TM) ER, and abuse-deterrent formulations on prescribers and the pain market. FAIRFIELD, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rescheduling of hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) will impel a major transformation in the pain market, according to a new primary market research study by Pain Insights, Inc., a firm providing market research and consultation exclusively in the...

2014-10-17 23:03:44

Millennium Treatment Group discusses the possible ban on kratom in Palm Beach County. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Concerns about the addictiveness of kratom and its possible health risks have prompted county officials in Palm Beach County to consider a ban on the substance. Kratom is often used in a drink called Kava, delivering a pick-me-up substitute for coffee and caffeine. Kratom is considered highly dangerous by many and has supposedly been tied to several deaths,...

2014-10-15 08:31:48

TYLENOL® SMILING IT FORWARD(TM) Ambassador & Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD Provides Tips For Keeping the Family Healthy During Cold & Flu Season FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret that cold and flu season can be one of the most worrisome times for new moms. According to a recent survey conducted by Mom Central in partnership with the makers of TYLENOL®, 52% of moms agree that a baby's first fever is the most challenging motherhood moment, and 82% report they...

2014-10-10 12:24:40

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (BDSI) (NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that J. Chris Prue, RPh, MBA has joined BDSI as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. Mr. Prue brings more than 30 years of pharmaceutical industry experience in regulatory affairs and quality assurance to BDSI. He has held positions of increasing responsibility at The Upjohn Company, Glaxo Inc., GlaxoWellcome and Purdue Pharma LP. Recently...

2014-10-08 23:01:04

The Firm is evaluating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered serious liver damage, allegedly due to the acetaminophen in over-the-counter Tylenol products. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 As Tylenol lawsuits (http://www.tylenollawsuitclaims.com/) move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued draft guidance regarding over-the-counter liquid pediatric medications that contain...

2014-10-06 12:29:49

New white paper released as hydrocodone is reclassified as a Schedule II drug ITASCA, Ill., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Safety Council released a white paper, Evidence for the efficacy of pain medications, compiling research showing the combination of over-the-counter pain medications ibuprofen and acetaminophen are more effective at treating acute pain than opioid painkillers. As patients find that they are unable to refill their hydrocodone...

2014-09-28 23:02:19

The Firm is actively evaluating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of individuals who sustained sudden liver failure that required hospitalization, the need for a transplant, and/or resulted in death allegedly caused by the over-the-counter medication. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Tylenol lawsuits (http://www.tylenollawsuitclaims.com/) in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania are continuing to move forward, as parties prepare for the federal litigation’s status conference in October,...


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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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