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A University of Florida study has found that the regular use of some non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, increases the risk of stroke, heart attack and death in postmenopausal women.
The agency's statement explained that rubbing topical pain relievers on a child's gums is not effective because they wash out of the child's mouth within minutes.
The addition of a corticosteroid to epidural injections of an anesthetic does not enhance pain reduction in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis, a common cause of lower back and leg pain, according to a new study.
Allow me to preface this episode by talking about myself. Yesterday I had to go to the dentist to get a cracked molar removed, an experience that cannot be improved by any quantity of Vicodin or smoothies.
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in New York came ahead of a Sept.
The CDC warns about another serious mosquito-carried virus coming into the U.S. after confirming 10 people infected on the Caribbean island of St. Martin, and advises taking precautions.
New York -- Jul 08, 2014 -- Lower back pain is a common type of pain experienced by many, but there's no need to continue suffering from this type of pain on a daily basis.
Many children suffer from painful ear infections. It might be a brief episode, perhaps after a bad cold or flu, that goes away without treatment.
Many people have children that are teething or have already been through those rough, painful, sleepless nights and there's nothing worse than an infant or toddler who can't explain their pain or what's the matter with them.
If you have back pain, you are not alone. It is one of the most common reasons that people visit their doctor.
The FDA grants 510 clearance to NeuroMetrix's Sensus chronic pain treatment device.
The rate of fatal overdoses from opioids such as oxycodone and morphine has soared over the last 20 years as prescriptions for the addictive and highly potent painkillers have continued to rise, an Ontario study has found.
Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease are idiopathic inflammatory diseases of the colon and/or small bowel.
The addition of a corticosteroid to epidural injections of an anesthetic does not enhance pain reduction in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis, a common cause of lower back and leg pain, according to a study in the July 3 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine .
With so much talk about drug use in America, you may not realize that some of the most potentially dangerous drugs are sitting right in many home medicine cabinets.
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