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2013-05-28 23:00:27

The only community that supports kratom and has no financial interest in kratom. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Entering the industry to become the collective voice of supporters, a new non-profit organization presents a unique approach to sustaining the legalization of Mitragyna Speciosa, also known as Kratom. Believing that forming a unity between cultivators, vendors, and consumers will actively contribute to the continued legal status of kratom, Kratomunity.org has launched a...

Prescription Drugs: Still Potent Years After Expiration Date
2012-10-09 08:29:52

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every year millions of people are tossing out drugs that have reached or passed their expiration dates; many could be doing so because they believe such drugs are not as potent as they once were. However, a new analysis of eight prescription drugs that have well-surpassed their discard date, some by as much as 40 years, has found that these drugs are just as potent as the day they were manufactured. Just as most consumers are...

2011-06-27 13:17:00

CINCINNATI, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol announced today that for the second year in a row, Independence Day is marked by red, white and ... PINK? In an act of true gastro-patriotism, Pepto-Bismol has decided to be the stomach-remedy sponsor of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest for the second year in a row. To make this contest a celebration to remember, Pepto-Bismol has enlisted the help of grill master and celebrity Nick Cannon to...

2011-04-25 10:10:00

CINCINNATI, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This May, Pepto-Bismol is emerging from the medicine cabinet along side of Busy Philipps, star of ABC's hit comedy Cougar Town, and showing party people how to celebrate Cinco de Mayo all day long. Those eager to start the festivities early can smash a hysterical variety of pinatas on Pepto's YouTube page in preparation for a night of Mexican food and fun. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2011-03-22 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every March, college basketball presents exciting upsets that keep fans on their toes. In celebration of these moments, Pepto-Bismol will offer an interactive experience at Bracket Town® refreshed by Coca-Cola Zero(TM) during the NCAA® Men's Final Four® in Houston, allowing fans to view and vote on the five biggest upsets in college basketball tournament history. Pepto's Five Biggest Upset...

2010-12-01 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol announced today a very important initiative it will be taking on this holiday season: eradicating holiday party under-indulgence. With the launch of a national TV spot and web videos starring actor Ken Jeong, Pepto-Bismol aims to increase awareness about this common buzz kill at all holiday parties and help to cover those who do choose to indulge in holiday party food and drink. You've seen it before at your office holiday party:...

2010-11-18 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol & Sperling's BestPlaces announced today national study findings that identified the ten best places you should be when the bird comes out of the oven this Thursday. Consumers beware: Thanksgiving excitement does not lie in the heart of Manhattan along a parade route. This study found that the best place to spend time, give thanks and devour Thanksgiving's finest feast is the rather unexpected city of Akron, Ohio. According to the...

2010-10-08 08:08:47

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It might be painful but it's time to say good riddance to codeine as a pain reliever. Codeine is used to relieve mild to moderate pain and it has been used for that purpose for more than 20 years. When it's used to treat pain, it works by changing the way the body senses pain. But because of its significant risks and ineffectiveness as an analgesic, physicians want to limit the use of the medication. Codeine has never been subjected to the rigorous regulatory and safety...

2010-10-04 22:48:18

It is time to phase out the use of codeine as a pain reliever because of its significant risks and ineffectiveness as an analgesic, states an editorial in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) (pre-embargo link only) http://www.cmaj.ca/embargo/cmaj101411.pdf. Although codeine has been used for pain relief for more than 200 years, it has never been subjected to the rigorous regulatory and safety requirements applied to all new drugs and its pharmacokinetics are unpredictable. Genetic...

2010-08-04 09:00:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol, the "un"-official stomach remedy of summer, today announced a partnership with 2010 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Champion Joey Chestnut that will send the competitive eater on the road this summer. "Americans love to celebrate summer by getting together and enjoying food with friends, but sometimes the enjoyment of summer leads to eating just one too many," said Nathan Fox, Pepto-Bismol Brand Manager. "With the help of Joey and his love...