4 hrs ago
Medical Marijuana for Headaches: Safer and Less Toxic than NSAIDS
The anti-marijuana folks will take great offense at this, but it is a fact. Although NSAIDS are relatively non-toxic as compared to morphine, etc., they do have toxic attributes.
14 hrs ago
Aspirin may fight cancer by slowing DNA damage
Aspirin is known to lower risk for some cancers, and a new study led by a UC San Francisco scientist points to a possible explanation, with the discovery that aspirin slows the accumulation of DNA mutations in abnormal cells in at least one pre-cancerous condition.
21 hrs ago
To manage opposing conditions, doctors balance risks and benefits of medications
DEAR DR. ROACH: In 2008, I was treated for prostate cancer with radiation. A couple of months later, I started passing blood during bowel movements.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Report Published: "Philogen S.p.A. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile"
Philogen S.p.A. is a biotechnology company, based in Italy. The company develops biotech products for the imaging and therapy of life-threatening diseases.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
How aspirin is linked to a raised risk of wet macular degeneration
A recent study suggests link between regular aspirin use, increased risk of age-related macular degeneration.
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.
6 health threats you can't ignore
In most cases, men use a three-tiered system for handling medical problems: Gaping flesh wounds warrant a trip to the E.R., blood-flecked phlegm calls for a doctor visit and anything less demands a big dose of "suck it up."
Fri Jun 14, 2013
WGNO-TV New Orleans
Top 5 things that kill men
June is Men's Health Month so mena listen up. Time to take care of you! Get to your doctor.
Maple Ridge News
Don't get complacent about your health
They are, of course, not the only health risks of the elderly, but they do tend to be the ones that have the least symptoms and, thus, get the least attention.
Keep Highlights Lustrous With This Surprising Trick
Product buildup can cause highlights to lose their shine. To prevent that sad result from happening to you, follow the advice of Kyle White, the lead stylist at the Oscar Blandi salon , in New York City.
Comparative effect of clopidogrel and aspirin versus aspirin alone on ...
Clopidogrel and aspirin are antiplatelet agents that are recommended to reduce the risk of recurrent stroke and other cardiovascular events.
Despite High Risk Of Serious Side Effects, Patients Still Use Over-The-Counter NSAIDs
A new study presented at EULAR 2013, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, shows that one in eight patients at risk of developing a serious adverse drug event is taking over-the-counter non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs , often to treat a musculoskeletal complaint.
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.
New Hatchet III Clip Is the Sure-Fire Cure for a Nagging Headache
Have the kind of headache that makes you just wanna fall over and die? You don't need any aspirin, Advil, or some good old fashioned peace and quiet.
N.S. mother calls for Yaz recall after daughter's death
A mourning Nova Scotia mother is calling for a type of birth control pill to be pulled from the market after her 18-year-old daughter died while taking it.
Making Your Life Better With Effective Asthma Solutions
It is easy to panic after you learn that you or someone you love has asthma. There is no getting rid of asthma if you have the condition.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Fairfield Ledger
Garden pests accompany warm weather
"Gnats and ticks seem to always be around," said Jefferson County Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticultural program assistant Kim Keller.
Patients use OTC NSAIDs even when they have a high risk of serious side effects
A new study presented today at EULAR 2013, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, shows that one in eight patients at risk of developing a serious adverse drug event is taking over-the-counter non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs , often to treat a musculoskeletal complaint.
RA patients define ideal online tool for physical activity
Madrid, Spain, 12 June 2013: Results of the first study involving RA patients in the development of an internet-based physical activity intervention were presented at EULAR 2013, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism.
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.