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James Carville and Mary Matalin will sign their latest book, "Love & War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters, and One Louisiana Home," from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Pass Christian Books/Cat Island Coffeehouse, 300 East Scenic Drive, Pass Christian.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Avoid ibuprofen, aspirin or aspirin containing drugs
With 9,825 confirmed cases of dengue fever and eight deaths reported in the country so far, people have also been advised to avoid ibuprofen, aspirin or aspirin containing drugs.
ABCs Guide to common cat poisonings, H-M
Many commonly used rooms have hidden hazards. Find out what to watch out for and what you can do to protect your pets.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
CaldolorA Pediatric Pain Study Results To Be Presented At The...
Equally important, no safety concerns were observed during the study. During the study, febrile hospitalized children ranging in age from less than 1 year to 16 years, were administered Caldolor injection or oral or rectal acetaminophen as a single or multiple dose therapy for up to five days.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The societal problem of opioid addiction
Opioids are a family of pain medications chemically related to opium and heroin.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Buy Horizon Pharma On Upcoming Revenue Growth
Horizon Pharma develops and commercializes products that target arthritis, pain and inflammatory diseases.
If Acetaminophen Causes ADHD, Regulators Won't Be Ready To Do Anything About It
Add attention deficit hyperactivity disorder to the list of ailments attributed to the popular painkiller acetaminophen.
LA Daily News
Sickle cell disease no longer means a short, painful life
Journi, right, and Joi Parker of Temple Hiills, Md., have rarely been hospitalized or experienced a pain crisis since receiving diagnoses of sickle cell disease soon after they were born.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Globe and Mail
Reality check: Are pregnancy and painkiller risks inflated?
Women who are pregnant, have children or who are thinking about having children got a scare last week after a new study suggested taking acetaminophen during pregnancy causes children to develop attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .
Rodeo group looks to lasso youth as numbers drop
After rattling off the long list of setbacks, Mote will explain that all the pain, the Motrin-filled toll being a rodeo cowboy takes on a man's physical well-being, is worth it, and he would do it all over again.
Targeted Medical Pharma Launches E-Prescribe Platform for Theramine
Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc . , announced today the launch of a new e-prescribing platform for the medical food, Theramine .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Using storytelling to combat the prescription opioid abuse epidemic
In the fight against a nationwide prescription opioid abuse epidemic, Penn Medicine researchers are using storytelling to help doctors recall important, potentially lifesaving national guidelines on how to prescribe these medications.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Headaches 101: What you need to know
They're probably the most common ailment and you'd be darn lucky if you've never experienced one before.
A large liver cyst, a South African childhood
As the long and busy winter turned into spring, the young executive reveled in the tranquil escape he achieved out on the golf course.
Spinal joint function most important to treat back pain
In recent years many government studies and other reports have been conducted to try to determine the cause and best treatment for low back pain.
FDA Ponders Pain Relieversa Heart Attack Risk
By Joe Graedon, M.S. and Teresa Graedon, Ph.D. A high-stakes drama unfolded at the Food and Drug Administration recently, but very few people appreciated its significance.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Pet Poison Helpline lists top 10 toxins that generated most calls for help
Each year, the Pet Poison Helpline creates a list of household items that generated the most emergency calls from pet owners and veterinary professionals during the prior year.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
More Information Emerging on NSAIDs' Potential Cardiovascular Risks
If FDA heeds its advisers, the across-the-board boxed warning about nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and cardiovascular thrombotic events will continue not to differentiate among the agents but may stop implying that the potential increased risk of events is insubstantial with short treatment courses.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
FDA-Approved Painkiller Zohydro Concerns Critics
Feb. 27, 2014 -- A new narcotic painkiller is due to come on the market in March, and critics want the FDA to reverse its approval of the drug, Zohydro ER.
Why Cara Therapeutics May Be A Better Opportunity Than GW Pharmaceuticals
Cara Therapeutics and GW Pharmaceuticals are both recent IPO pharmaceutical companies that focus on new ways of treating pain, including Acute, Chronic, and Neuropathic pain.