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Ibuprofen Ineffective At Treating Common Cold Or Sore Throat
2013-11-05 03:04:30

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The use of ibuprofen does not appear to be an effective way to help treat colds or sore throats, according to new research appearing in the latest edition of the British Medical Journal. University of Southampton Professor Paul Little and colleagues found that using the NSAID, either alone or in combination with acetaminophen (paracetamol), appeared to provide no advantages whatsoever to patients suffering from upper respiratory...

A Little Alcohol With Your Acetaminophen Could Damage Kidneys
2013-11-04 15:38:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some people looking for mild pain relief after a strenuous workout or mild injury might take Tylenol and wash it down with a cold beer. However, that practice could be doing serious kidney damage, according to a new study presented on Monday at the American Public Health Association's annual meeting in Boston. Using acetaminophen with a small to moderate amount of alcohol increases the risk of kidney disease by over 120 percent, the...

2013-11-01 23:25:28

Federal judge overseeing consolidated Tylenol liver damage lawsuits directs attorneys to select six cases. Resource4thePeople maintains offers of free consultations to consumers over allegations that Tylenol and other acetaminophens may cause liver damage. San Diego, Ca (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/acetaminophen.html Resource4thePeople today announced the latest developments that may be of interest to consumers following the litigation...

2013-10-30 23:22:26

Dr. Reza Ghorbani, of the Advanced Pain Medicine Institute and Truceuticals Inc. releases new book, “Secrets to a Pain-Free Life”; explains why the US Food and Drug Administration’s move to limit the abuse of some widely prescribed prescription painkillers should be welcomed. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 In an effort to control chronic pain, doctors and patients have become increasingly reliant on these drugs. Now, the FDA wants to tighten controls on a type of medicine...

2013-10-22 23:22:22

Healthcare Solutions today announced the release of its third annual Workers’ Compensation Drug Trends Report. The 2013 report is unique in segmenting pharmacy data based on claim age to report on significant differences in drug utilization discovered between developing claims (less than 3 years of age) and mature claims (3+ years). Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Healthcare Solutions, the parent company of Cypress Care, Procura Management, ScripNet, and Modern Medical, today...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.