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5 hrs ago | The Age

Man flu? When is 'the flu' really just a cold

Most people who think they have the flu, don't. And some people who think they have a cold, really have the flu.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Influenza, Sore Throat, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Minnesota Monthly

Grain Drain

Jen smith, a 32-year-old graphic designer in Minneapolis, had expressed concerns to her primary-care doctor for years about digestive troubles, skin problems, and headaches.

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Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, Medicine, Health, Migraine, Holistic Health, Celiac Disease, Beer

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Downtown Miami

Recovery Oxygen Bar

Experience the benefits of Breathing Pure O2! Recovery Oxygen Bar can boost energy levels, destress tension and muscle tightness, alleviate symptoms of headache & hangover, enhanced physical recovery, refresh the mind-body connection, and relax your stress away.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Local Doctors Create Headache Treatment

Millions of Americans suffer from chronic, severe headaches on a regular basis. Local doctors have now teamed up to create technology to diagnose and treat a specific type of headache.

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Related Topix: Health

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

New Center Dedicated To Headache Treatment

Neurology Associates opened up its new Headache Center. It's completely dedicated to the treatment of all types of headaches.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

HON

Taking Blood Thinners With Certain Painkillers May Raise Bleeding Risk

People taking blood thinners to prevent clots in their legs or lungs may put themselves at risk for serious internal bleeding if they also take common painkillers such as aspirin or ibuprofen, researchers warn.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Coumadin, Warfarin (generic), University of Washington, Health, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic)

KCBD-TV Lubbock

President's Rx: Migraines

According to the American Academy of Neurology, nearly one in five adult women gets migraines, compared with only one in 20 adult men.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Nursing Center

Patent foramen ovale and strokes

MR. L, 43, is sitting at home watching a football game when he experiences bitemporal hemianopsia .

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Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, Health, Neurology, Circulation

Fri Apr 11, 2014

P&T Community

Cochrane Review: Governments Wasted Money Stockpiling Tamiflu

According to an updated Cochrane evidence review, published April 10 by The Cochrane Collaboration and the British Medical Journal , the antiviral drug Tamiflu shortens symptoms of influenza by about half a day, but there is no good evidence to support claims that it reduces hospital admissions or the complications of influenza.

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Related Topix: Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Medicine, Influenza, Health, Relenza, Zanamivir (generic), Epidemic, Natural Disasters, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Time

Study Finds Tamiflu Not as Effective as Thought

The antiviral drug isn't any better than other treatments for the flu, leading experts to question why countries stockpile the medication Researchers say the popular antiviral flu drugs Tamiflu and Relenza are not as effective as doctors and public health experts were led to believe, in the most comprehensive review of data on the effectiveness of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Medicine, Relenza, Zanamivir (generic), Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Influenza, Health

RedOrbit

No Evidence That Tamiflu Reduces Flu...

Tamiflu is widely used to help patients relieve symptoms of influenza. While the drug - generically known as oseltamivir - can shorten symptoms by about half a day, there is no good evidence to support claims that it reduces admissions to the ER or complications of influenza.

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Related Topix: Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Medicine, Influenza, Health, Relenza, Zanamivir (generic), Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Suria

Fake drugs labelled as Chinese tea:...

French customs have confiscated millions of counterfeit drugs imported from China in what they described as the biggest seizure of its kind within the European Union.

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Related Topix: Medicine

NEWS.com.au

Ineffective flu drug stockpiled

COULD you go a year without sugar? The Schuab family did. Find out how on earth they made it through 365 days without chocolate, lollies and even tomato sauce.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Influenza, Health, Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Epidemic, Natural Disasters, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu

Sydney Morning Herald

Billions wasted on drug stockpiles to fight flu

Governments around the globe may have wasted billions of dollars stockpiling antiviral drugs to use against an influenza pandemic, according to a damning review drawing on previously suppressed data.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, Influenza, Health, Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Relenza, Zanamivir (generic), Bird Flu

Mon Apr 07, 2014

CBS Local

A Sure Headache For Many Drivers: Kicking Off The Workweek Without I-96

Keep the aspirin handy. The I-96 headaches have only just begun. The ripple effects will be felt on other freeways too, with people finding new alternate routes to work.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Inkster, MI, Schoolcraft, MI, Livonia, MI, Redford, MI

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Medical Daily

Twitter Gives Real-Time Insights Into Migraine Headaches

New research shows that Twitter may be a valuable tool for estimating the everyday burden of migraine among U.S. patients, adding yet another example of how social media can improve the health care landscape.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Migraine Headache, Twitter

Wed Apr 02, 2014

MedicineNet

Paget's Disease

Melissa Conrad Stppler, MD, is a U.S. board-certified Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty training in the fields of Experimental and Molecular Pathology.

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Related Topix: University of Virginia, Medicine, Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Mission Viejo, CA, Health, Pain

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Medical Daily

Headache Relief: Treat Those Pangs With These 5 At-Home Remedies

You're sitting at your desk, in your home, or running errands, and all of a sudden you get this sharp pain in your head - a dreaded headache.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Massage Therapy, Acupuncture

Sys-Con Media

Roger Cady, M.D. Joins GelStat Corporation as Chief Medical Advisor

GelStat Corporation , a company engaged in the research, development, marketing and branding of innovative Over-the-Counter consumer healthcare products, is pleased to announce today that Roger Cady, M.D. has agreed to become the GelStat's Chief Medical Advisor and to assist the Company with developing several of its new migraine products.

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Related Topix: Medicine, iSTAT, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Marketing, Health, Family Practice, 9

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

New wrinkles in use of Botox

But this Allergan-produced medication – which is a purified, pharmaceutical-level grade of a bacteria called "botulinum toxin" – has myriad medical applications.

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Related Topix: Botulism, Health, Medicine, Food and Drug Administration, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer

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