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2013-02-13 23:03:05

Legal advice offered while judge overseeing consolidated federal cases moves toward selecting bellwether cases San Diego CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/SSRI-Birth-Defects.html Resource4thePeople announced today that it is providing referrals to free consultations with attorneys for victims who may have suffered serious side effects from the use of Zoloft and other anti-depressants classified as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)....

Antidepressants May Raise Stroke Risk
2012-10-18 07:19:23

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study by researchers has revealed that individuals who use common antidepressants could have a heightened risk of having some types of stroke due to bleeding in the brain; however, the risk of having a stroke is low. A team of investigators looked at past studies to analyze the connection between antidepressant use and stroke. Evidence from 16 studies was pooled, with over 500,000 total participants included. Individuals...

2012-09-20 23:00:29

Parker Waichman LLP is notifying the public about a new study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology suggesting that people taking SSRI antidepressants may be at a higher risk for motor vehicle accidents. SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors), such as Prozac and Zoloft, are also associated with an increased risk of birth defects. (PRWEB) September 20, 2012 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective...

2012-06-02 07:20:53

A new study, published in a recent edition of the journal Menopause, has discovered that combining massage with aromatherapy can be an effective way in reducing the symptoms of menopause. The study, which was conducted by researchers at Tehran University of Medical Sciences and is included in the April 30 of the journal, looked at treatments received by 90 women who entered a "menopausal clinic" at a women's hospital in the Iranian capital, Reuters reporter Amy Norton wrote on Friday....

2012-04-05 09:33:06

Mouse model of anorexia offers opportunity to study drugs effective for disorder Low doses of a commonly used atypical antipsychotic drug improved survival in a mouse model of anorexia nervosa, University of Chicago researchers report this month. The result offers promise for a common and occasionally fatal eating disorder that currently lacks approved drugs for treatment. Mice treated with small doses of the drug olanzapine were more likely to maintain their weight when given an...

2012-03-14 10:00:00

The Barrera Law Firm, based in Harlingen, TX, is assisting Texas children who were born with birth defects allegedly due to mothers taking an antidepressant such as Paxil, Zoloft, Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Prozac, Effexor and Celexa during pregnancy. Harlingen, TX (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 The Barrera Law Firm, based in Harlingen, TX, is assisting Texas children who were born with birth defects due to mothers taking an antidepressant such as Paxil, Zoloft, Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Prozac, Effexor and...

2012-02-24 08:00:00

PaxilLawsuit.com the largest online resource site for families dealing with Paxil birth defects, offers invaluable advice in response to the British Medical Journal´s findings that selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors are linked to pulmonary hypertension. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 24, 2012 In January of this year, the British Medical Journal reaffirmed the FDA's warning and published a study revealing that selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs), including Paxil, Zoloft...

2012-02-07 12:21:21

Drugs also found effective in reducing suicidal behavior in adults, elderly In 2004, concerns about antidepressant drugs increasing suicidal thoughts and behaviors in young patients prompted the FDA to issue a rare "black box warning." Now, a new analysis of clinical trial data finds that treatment with the antidepressant fluoxetine did not increase – or decrease – suicidality in children compared to placebo treatment. An analysis built on data from 41 trials and more than...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.