Vaginal cream isn't intended for your face - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 PST
Q. A friend recently told me that she used a vaginal cream as her facial moisturizer.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
The Consumer: The Heart Perils of Pain Relievers
Common pain relievers like ibuprofen and naproxen - called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or Nsaids - are the go-to drugs for headaches and pulled muscles, arthritis and menstrual cramps.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The facts about aspirin and heart health
Aspirin is making a comeback. After having been relegated to the back of the medicine cabinet, its pain relief properties, seen as second to ibuprofen and acetaminophen, the once cure-all is experiencing a resurgence, this time as a preventer of heart disease.
Aggravation of exercise-induced intestinal injury by Ibuprofen in athletes.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise , Vol. 44, No. 12. , pp. 2257-2262, doi:10.1249/mss.0b013e318265dd3d Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are commonly used by athletes to prevent anticipated exercise-induced pain, thereby putatively improving physical performance.
Birth Control Without the Middleman
We all know that every day, people in Mexico come across the border in pursuit of something they can't find in their country.
Medford Mail Tribune
Denise Isbell, 37, of Medford, works out in an aqua aerobics class at the Medford YMCA.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Motorcycle Groups Collecting Items for Tornado Victims
The Minutemen Motorcycle Club and the Brothers in Christ Motorcycle Ministry are trying to fill a tractor trailer with supplies to take to Oklahoma.
Stay away from these pain relievers if you have high blood pressure, heart failure or kidney disease: The Frugal Patient
People with high blood pressure, heart failure and kidney disease should avoid ibuprofen, sold under the brand names Advil and Motrin, and some other pain relievers because they can cause complications.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
MayoClinic.com Awarded Inaugural Health Information Website Brand of...
The rise of medical and health information websites has led to an increased number of consumers accessing unlimited quantities of information, studies and diagnoses.
Paris Jackson 911 call leaked
Paris Jackson "OD'd on 20 Motrin and cut her arm with a kitchen knife", the Los Angeles Fire Department heard in a leaked 911 tape relating to her alleged suicide attempt.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Why brands fail to connect with Twitter users
Hashtags are ubiquitous, powerful tools that provide value for users and marketers alike on multiple social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest.
What's the Difference Between Pain Relievers? Should I Buy Generic?
Dear Lifehacker, Every time I go to the pharmacy, I'm confused. What's the difference between something like Tylenol and Advil? When should I use each one? What about sleep aids or cough medicines? Are generics okay, or should I spring for the brand name instead? Dear Brand Skeptic, The names and ingredients in common over-the-counter pain ... (more)
Five natural pain-relieving alternatives to aspirin and NSAIDS that work fast
Over the counter pain remedies such as aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen have been the go-to choices for killing pain and/or inflammation fast.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Report: 911 Tapes Show Jackson 'OD'd On Motrin', 'Cut Her Arm'
The daughter of pop icon Michael Jackson had overdosed on ibuprofen pills and "cut her arm with a kitchen knife" when officials responded to her Calabasas home last week, according to a report Tuesday.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Best ways to treat sunburn
Being outside, lying on the beach under the sun are rites of summer, but if you stay out too long, it can lead to sunburn.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
THE Fiji Pharmaceutical Society has called on the public to consult their local pharmacy for information on medication after results of a UK study on Ibuprofen and Diclofenac - two drugs commonly prescribed in Fiji - found the pair can increase the risk of heart diseases in patients.
Excessive Use of Pain Killers Lead Heart Attack.
These medicinal devices are termed as non-steroidal inflammatory drugs that are completely recommended for the purpose of managing the pain that is enhanced due to the disorders which are caused due to inflammation.
Report Published: "Analgesics in Norway"
In 2012, Legemiddelverket advised consumers against mixing Ibux and Paracet, as many consumers mix both products to relieve pain and reduce fever.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
High doses of painkillers can lead to heart attack risk
A large international study of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen and diclofenac revealed that long-term abuse of these substances can increase the risk for a "major vascular event," like stroke or heart attack, by about a third.