Laughter really is the best medicine? In many ways, that’s no joke. Washington Post
Health experts and comics explain why humor can keep you going strong even in old age.
Out-of-pockets costs: Medicine's biggest problem and government and industry's biggest opportunity | TheHill - The Hill
Out-of-pockets costs: Medicine's biggest problem and government and industry's biggest opportunity | TheHill The Hill
There is a consensus across the health-care sector and in Washington that the system by which medicines are paid for is broken.
Editas Medicine Presents Pre-Clinical Data for Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease and Beta-Thalassemia at the 24th Congress of the European Hematology Association - Yahoo Finance
Editas Medicine Presents Pre-Clinical Data for Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease and Beta-Thalassemia at the 24th Congress of the European Hematology Association Yahoo Finance
IND-enabling activities initiated for EDIT-301, a potentially best-in-class experimental medicine for the treatment of sickle cell disease and beta-thalassemia.
How Doctors And Researchers With Disabilities Are Changing Medicine : Shots - Health News NPR
Bonnielin Swenor has dedicated her life to helping vision-impaired patients. She also has low vision herself — and she is fighting to increase the presence of ...
Stories are the currency of medicine STAT
Passionately attending to these narratives allows me to empathically connect with my patients and to stay resilient in the face of suffering.
Rolex Awards for Enterprise 2019 Boost the Environment, Medicine Bloomberg
For the first time, the public weighed in on nominees for the Rolex Awards for Enterprise. The five winners cover a broad swath of research and technological ...
How Nanotech Powers Precision Medicine Scientific American
When we think of medical breakthroughs, our minds often turn to new drugs and treatments. However, innovations in biomaterials and medicine delivery ...
Youth soccer: Marshall Sports Medicine Institute serving at Eastern Presidents Cup sites - Charleston Gazette-Mail
Youth soccer: Marshall Sports Medicine Institute serving at Eastern Presidents Cup sites Charleston Gazette-Mail
Since it opened its doors, the Marshall Sports Medicine Institute has wanted to grow, to extend its reach in the region.
Old Crow Medicine Show Perform 'Old Town Road' Americana Style Taste of Country
"Old Town Road" is reaching all corners of music, even traditional country and Americana. Lil Nas X's massive hit got the Old Crow Medicine Show treatment ...
Emily Morehouse of Amelia receives a veterinary medicine scholarship The Clermont Sun
Emily Morehouse, who recently completed her third year of veterinary education, was honored at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine's…
Precision Medicine: Creating Value for Everyone Newsweek
In the race to transform customer value through technology, the healthcare sector has traditionally been an also-ran. Precision medicine may be changing the ...
Precision Medicine Trial Shows Drug Combination Is Effective in Rare Cancers - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Precision Medicine Trial Shows Drug Combination Is Effective in Rare Cancers AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
A precision medicine clinical trial has found that a drug combination of dabrafenib and trametinib can effectively be used to treat rare forms of cancer. The results ...
New Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center Opens WBIW.com
(BLOOMINGTON) – A sports-themed day kicks off the opening of the new IU Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center in Bloomington Saturday.
Icahn School of Medicine earns $27M DOD contract to develop tech that measures patients' exposure to infectious agents - Becker's Hospital Review
Icahn School of Medicine earns $27M DOD contract to develop tech that measures patients' exposure to infectious agents Becker's Hospital Review
New York City-based Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai will explore new technologies that identify and measure a person's exposure to weapons of mass ...
Medicine Man Technologies Continues Marijuana Business Acquisition Spree | Westword Westword
A week after announcing plans to purchase two different commercial marijuana operations in Colorado, Medicine Man Technologies revealed an agreement to ...
How red-baiting in medicine did lasting harm to Americans’ health care Washington Post
Driving the left out of medicine has hurt the cause of universal health care.
Stanford Medicine magazine brings joy of discovery into focus Stanford Medical Center Report
The new issue of Stanford Medicine magazine highlights fundamental research at Stanford and the many ways in which scientists are exploring the science of ...
FDA Overlooked Red Flags In Drugmaker’s Testing of New Depression Medicine Kaiser Health News
In March, a chemical cousin of the anesthetic and club drug ketamine was approved for the treatment of patients with intractable depression. But critics say ...
Hashtag Medicine: Abstract Tweeted at ASCO Ignites Debate Medscape
CHICAGO — When Tatiana Prowell, MD, tweeted about an abstract showing the differences in the way male and female presenters are introduced at the ...
Food as medicine? Scientists are getting closer through nutrigenomics Medical Xpress
One day, you may walk into your doctor's office and come out with a diet that's been personalized for your unique genetic makeup. Your "prescription": nutritional ...
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine building research center in Roanoke WDBJ7
The Comparative Oncology Research Center is scheduled to open in the spring of 2020. The new veterinary facility will provide cancer care, and conduct ...
WVU Medicine welcomes new physician Martinsburg Journal
MARTINSBURG — WVU Medicine East and University Healthcare Physicians welcome Richard Catlett, M.D., internist/pulmonologist, to the physician staff at ...
Bring back ‘lost’ soul of medicine: Experts BusinessLine
Even as scores of doctors and medical professionals are on strike in major cities across the country, a group of experts have underscored the need to bring back ...
DiMe: Calling all who serve in digital medicine STAT
A new professional society aims to bring together clinicians, ethicists, engineers, cybersecurity professionals, and others working in digital medicine.
Cannabis is medicine — don't make it taste good - Harvard Health Blog Harvard Health
The increasing availability of cannabis-containing edibles has fueled debate about their safety. As emergency visits rise for treatment related to edibles, some ...
Old Crow Medicine Show Cover 'Old Town Road' at Bonnaroo 2019 The Boot
Old Crow Medicine Show covered Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus' Old Town Road on the first night of Bonnaroo 2019.
East Bay Golf Course, Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine headed for hole-in-one, no bogeys - Daily Herald
East Bay Golf Course, Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine headed for hole-in-one, no bogeys Daily Herald
After a rough beginning that included negotiations, public protests and alarmed golfers and Municipal Council members, Provo's East Bay Golf Course and the ...
Meet Kaiser Permanente's Patricia Hiserote, a 2019 North Bay Women in Business winner - North Bay Business Journal
Meet Kaiser Permanente's Patricia Hiserote, a 2019 North Bay Women in Business winner North Bay Business Journal
Learn more about Patricia Hiserote, program director of the Kaiser Permanente Family Medicine Residency in Santa Rosa. She is one of North Bay Business ...
Used as a natural Viagra in Chinese medicine, seahorse numbers are declining CNN
Hong Kong (CNN) In a row of shops in Sheung Wan, on the western side of Hong Kong Island, the seahorses are stored in plastic boxes and glass jars, their ...
Cardiovascular Events in White Coat Hypertension Annals of Internal Medicine
The long-term cardiovascular risk of isolated elevated office blood pressure (BP) is unclear. Purpose: To summarize the risk for cardiovascular events and ...
What is fetal tissue research? And why is it important to medicine? NBCNews.com
The Trump administration is cutting back funding for research involving fetal tissue. What is fetal tissue and why is it important for medical research?
Chinese medicine gains WHO acceptance but it has many critics CNN
(CNN) Herbal remedies have been used by healers around the world for centuries to prevent and treat disease. But it's in China that the practice has been most ...
Registration Open for Free Sports Physicals at Chehalis Family Medicine Centralia Chronicle
Providence Medical Group will be offering free sports physicals for local area middle and high school students from 5:30-8 p.m. on Aug. 2 at its Chehalis Family ...
Fentanyl overdose deaths: Why was this doctor allowed to study and practice medicine? USA TODAY
We are ashamed that William Husel managed to become a doctor. Applicants with serious criminal behavior in their pasts do not belong in medicine.
Regenerative Medicine of Raynham Celebrates Grand Opening Virtual-Strategy Magazine
RAYNHAM, Mass. (PRWEB) June 15, 2019 Dr. Brian Petrie announced today that Regenerative Medicine of Raynham, a stem cell clinic offering state-of-the-art ...
Government policy interventions to reduce human antimicrobial use: A systematic review and evidence map - PLoS Blogs
Government policy interventions to reduce human antimicrobial use: A systematic review and evidence map PLoS Blogs
In a systematic review, Susan Rogers Van Katwyk and colleagues assess policy interventions intended to reduce antimicrobial overuse.
How to bring preprints to the charged field of medicine Nature.com
MedRxiv launches with beefed up screening processes to allay concerns about risks of publishing unvetted clinical research.
Apple needs a dose of nan's medicine IT PRO
At long last, Apple's arrogant behaviour has caught the attention of the EU.
Aging delayed in older mice given blood component from young mice - Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Aging delayed in older mice given blood component from young mice Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
New research has identified a novel approach to staving off the detrimental effects of aging, according to a study from Washington University School of Medicine ...
5 Things to Know About Precision Medicine Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories
Learn more about precision medicine and how it can help guide treatment decisions for patients with pancreatic cancer.
Study: Your gut microbiome could change how you metabolize medicines STAT
The new study shows that gut microbes may impact how strong an effect a medicine has as well as its potential side effects.
Physical Health Consequences of Abortion Versus Childbirth Annals of Internal Medicine
Research demonstrates worse short-term morbidity and mortality associated with childbirth than with abortion, but little research has examined long-term ...
For Stony Brook Medicine's Sandeep Mallipattu, Endowed Professorship Enables Big Dreams - Stony Brook News
For Stony Brook Medicine's Sandeep Mallipattu, Endowed Professorship Enables Big Dreams Stony Brook News
Dr. Mallipattu is working to identify molecular mechanisms that could play a key role in fighting the most common types of kidney disease, and which might even ...
Lawsuit accuses Walmart of 'fraudulent' marketing of homeopathic medicine WBFO
A new lawsuit accuses Walmart of misleading customers seeking treatments for a variety of ailments from colds to asthma. The Amherst- headquartered Center.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation launches CureCloud data hub for precision medicine - Becker's Hospital Review
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation launches CureCloud data hub for precision medicine Becker's Hospital Review
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation announced this week the launch of a centralized data hub to help identify new treatment targets and thus ...
Medicine needs to embrace open source ZDNet
The expensive and abusive pharmaceutical industry needs to open up to improve everyone's health.
Drug development innovations that work: Precision medicine (Part 3 in a series) BioPharma Dive
Precision medicine development is on the rise. These drugs, which target specific genetic, molecular and cellular markers and provide patients with ...
Mount Sinai to launch $100M center dedicated to AI, precision medicine FierceHealthcare
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai announced plans to open the Hamilton and Amabel James Center for Artificial Intelligence and Human Health in ...
Journey Through Sleep Medicine: Sonia Ancoli-Israel, PhD Sleep Review
Sonia Ancoli-Israel, PhD, is recognized for exceptional initiative and progress in sleep education and academic research.
Crash Kills One on Glacier Park's Two Medicine Road Flathead Beacon
Update: Glacier National Park officials released the name of the driver in the accident in Two Medicine as 19-year-old Leo J. Hagan of East Glacier. Hagan has ...
America's Largest Retailer Sued For Selling Fake Medicine Forbes
The United States' largest retailer has been sued for medical fraud. In a lawsuit filed in the District of Columbia, the Center for Inquiry (CFI) alleges that Walmart ...
Conservative groups form coalition to ‘aggressively’ oppose socialized medicine in US Fox News
Some well-known conservative organizations are forming a new coalition to “aggressively” oppose efforts to advance socialized medicine in the United States.
Dr. John's trippy cure was the right medicine CNN
The New Orleans boogie-woogie pianist (aka Mac Rebennack) was so much more than a one-hit-wonder, serving up a heady mélange of rhythm-and-blues, ...
OU Physicians Family Medicine Clinic services to be moved to CCMH KSWO
The OU Physicians ?Family Medicine Clinic is going through a transition. Its services will soon be moved to Comanche County Memorial Hospital.
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield West Virginia and WVU Medicine announce agreement on multi-year contract - WVU Medicine
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield West Virginia and WVU Medicine announce agreement on multi-year contract WVU Medicine
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield West Virginia (Highmark West Virginia) and WVU Medicine today (June 5) announced a long-term contract with WVU ...
Florida Board of Medicine signs off on smokeable medical marijuana changes Orlando Weekly
While some members expressed concern about patients smoking medical marijuana, the Florida Board of Medicine has approved forms for doctors to use in ...
The Renaissance School of Medicine 2019 Convocation Stony Brook News
The 129 graduates of the Renaissance School of Medicine Class of 2019 took the Hippocratic Oath together at their convocation ceremony May 23.
Doctor sentenced to 3 months in compounded medicine case that defrauded Connecticut taxpayers for $877,882 - Hartford Courant
Doctor sentenced to 3 months in compounded medicine case that defrauded Connecticut taxpayers for $877,882 Hartford Courant
A physician was sentenced to three months in prison Wednesday in U.S. District Court in New Haven for her part in a scheme with her husband to defraud ...
Fight the fakes: how to beat the $200bn medicine counterfeiters The Guardian
Armed with blockchain and AI, health workers and campaigners are battling the bogus business that kills thousands, says Helen Lock.
A Doctor Speaks Out About Ageism In Medicine Kaiser Health News
A frank conversation with geriatrician and author Dr. Louise Aronson about medicine's biased treatment of older adults and what needs to change.
Too Many Medicines Simply Don't Work Bloomberg
A pair of new studies sheds light on an old problem: Some things doctors do are useless. Some are even harmful.
AstraZeneca Markets an Herbal-Based Remedy to Expand in China Bloomberg
The company is partnering with Luye Pharma to sell a cholesterol-lowering product based on red yeast rice.
Texas law will outlaw minors from buying popular cough medicine The Texas Tribune
Texas joins 18 other states that have passed similar laws restricting access to over-the-counter cough medicines like Nyquil and Robitussin that include the ...
Dirty Dining 14: Medicine next to canned food, home-improvement store bucket used to hold sauce - AZFamily
Dirty Dining 14: Medicine next to canned food, home-improvement store bucket used to hold sauce AZFamily
Medicine stored next to canned goods. Sauce made in-house being stored in a non-food-grade bucket from a home-improvement store.Before you go out to eat ...
Major stem cell discovery to boost research into development and regenerative medicine: Expanded Potential Stem Cell lines of pig and human cells established - Science Daily
Major stem cell discovery to boost research into development and regenerative medicine: Expanded Potential Stem Cell lines of pig and human cells established Science Daily
A new approach has enabled researchers to create Expanded Potential Stem Cells (EPSCs) of both pig and human cells. The research has incredible potential ...
Stanford physicians train fire departments in latest emergency medicine techniques - Stanford Medical Center Report
Stanford physicians train fire departments in latest emergency medicine techniques Stanford Medical Center Report
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is working with nine local fire departments to ensure that crews learn the latest protocols for treating ...
Digital Medicine: Digital Health, Plus Evidence, Plus Humility Forbes
I see a new generation of researchers who grew up immersed in data+digital beginning to populate incumbent healthcare organizations+pharma companies, ...
The World Health Organization's decision about traditional Chinese medicine could backfire - Nature.com
The World Health Organization's decision about traditional Chinese medicine could backfire Nature.com
Traditional therapies have been included in a global diagnostic compendium. That comes with risks.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Wants to Be More Than TV Medicine The New York Times
Bruce Miller, the showrunner for Hulu's adaptation of the dystopian novel by Margaret Atwood, discusses how he wanted Season 3 to be entertaining above all ...
8 emergency medicine physicians and leaders on what's misunderstood about the specialty today - Becker's Hospital Review
8 emergency medicine physicians and leaders on what's misunderstood about the specialty today Becker's Hospital Review
The emergency medicine specialty holds a crucial role as the nation's healthcare safety net. This responsibility presents a unique set of clinical and financial ...
Kazakh Healthcare Ministry to set price ceilings for medicine in July Astana Times
NUR-SULTAN – The Kazakh Ministry of Healthcare will set price ceilings for wholesale and retail drugs in July, reports Primeminister.kz. Lyudmila Byurabekova.
Funding Approved for Texas Tech Veterinary School News/Talk 790 KFYO
The new veterinary school will be in Amarillo at the existing Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campus. The first classes are expected in 2021.
A Revolution in Regenerative Medicine — Led by NC State NC State News
NC State researchers are developing new approaches for creating soft tissues, helping the body to heal in situations like ACL tears.
14 Springfield-area residents graduate from SIU School of Medicine The State Journal-Register
Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct the spelling of Andrea Castaldo's name. Fourteen Springfield-area residents graduated recently as new ...
Sports medicine column: Science says when NBA players should return to play — and when not to - nwitimes.com
Sports medicine column: Science says when NBA players should return to play — and when not to nwitimes.com
While the pundits sat around and questioned Kevin Durant's commitment to his team and his profession when he missed games 1 through 4 of the just ...
Brian Jozwiak Legends Golf Tournament benefits WVU Medicine Children's for 29th year - West Virginia Illustrated
Brian Jozwiak Legends Golf Tournament benefits WVU Medicine Children's for 29th year West Virginia Illustrated
The Brian Jozwiak Celebrity Golf Classic has been benefiting WVU Medicine Children's for just shy of 30 years.
Goode family establishes Marshall School of Medicine scholarship HNN Huntingtonnews.net
Dr. Christopher Goode found his calling in emergency medicine. Now, he and his family are helping future generations of West Virginia physicians with an ...
21st century medicine must tackle health inequity: AMA CEO American Medical Association
James L. Madara, MD, tells the AMA House of Delegates that efforts to reshape medicine won't succeed unless they put equity front and center.
Dr. Jacob Gerstenfeld, an Eltingville ophthalmologist who practiced medicine for nearly four decades, dies - SILive.com
Dr. Jacob Gerstenfeld, an Eltingville ophthalmologist who practiced medicine for nearly four decades, dies SILive.com
From left, Dr. David Gerstenfeld, the late Dr. Jacob Gerstenfeld and Dr. Edward Gerstenfeld on the elder Dr. Gerstenfeld's 80th birthday. (Courtesy/David ...
Sr Aileen McCarthy obituary: a visionary who pushed the limits of rehabilitation medicine - The Irish Times
Sr Aileen McCarthy obituary: a visionary who pushed the limits of rehabilitation medicine The Irish Times
Born: November 4th,1928. Died: May 25th, 2019. Sister Aileen McCarthy, who has died aged 90, was a pioneering presence in the area of rehabilitation ...
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Celebrates Commencement Touro College News
TouroCOM Class of 2019 graduated June 5 at Apollo Theater. New doctors going on to impressive residency programs in primary care, serving the ...
Does hitting the snooze button really help you feel better? Twin Falls Times-News
To sleep or to snooze? You probably know the answer, but you don't prefer it.
FDA stops Shopee, Lazada from selling medicine online ABS-CBN News
MANILA — The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it asked online platforms Lazada and Shoppee to stop selling medicine online until they secure proper ...
'Organs in a dish' pave the way for personalized medicine in gut and liver disease Science Daily
Scientists highlight advances and discuss future prospects for the use of organoid systems ('organs in a dish') in a new paper.
Marples: Medicine, alchemy and philosophy intersected | Forum Longview News-Journal
English is a language that borrows from other languages, yet it also unifies. I respect everyone's right to be their own self. Everybody is an individual, exceptional ...
Penn Medicine reduces ICU stays with a clinical alert app built in-house ModernHealthcare.com
A clinical dashboard and alert system developed at Penn Medicine has helped the system reduce the time patients stay in the intensive-care unit.
Police: $4K in cold medicine stolen from 2 Patchogue pharmacies News 12 Long Island
The suspect was caught on camera and police say he may have driven away in a black SUV.
Herbal medicine andrographis is being trialled by the NHS – could it help cut our use of antibiotics? - iNews
Herbal medicine andrographis is being trialled by the NHS – could it help cut our use of antibiotics? iNews
"We are heading rapidly towards a world in which our antibiotics no longer work" Alma Tildesley hates having to take antibiotics for the frequent coughs,
As a prison doctor, Amanda Brown knows compassion is the best medicine The Guardian
A mid-life career leap into the prison *service* opened this GP's eyes and heart.
China is leapfrogging the US in using AI in medicine STAT
In the race to deploy artificial intelligence in medicine, China has surged ahead of the U.S. and other countries, spawning technology companies that are using ...
Medical marijuana does not reduce opioid deaths | News Center Stanford Medical Center Report
Legalizing medical marijuana does not reduce the rate of fatal opioid overdoses, according to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Podcast: Microbes modifying medicine and kickstarting plate tectonics Nature.com
Hear the biggest stories from the world of science | 06 June 2019.
E-cigarette use, flavorings may increase heart disease risk, study finds - Stanford Medical Center Report
E-cigarette use, flavorings may increase heart disease risk, study finds Stanford Medical Center Report
Joseph Wu is the senior author of a study that investigated the effect of e-cigarette liquids on endothelial cells, which line the interior of blood vessels.
New Progress in Stem-Cell-Free Regenerative Medicine Singularity Hub
Thinking outside the stem cell box, two teams have now explored alternative paths towards repairing damaged tissue, both inside and outside the body.
Traditional Chinese Medicine Gets Partial Thumbs Up from World Health Organization WVTF
For the first time, the World Health Organization formally recognized Traditional Chinese Medicine. TCM has a 2000 year history and, in the last decade,
Counterfeit medicine a 'growing threat': EU study CNA
Criminal networks deliver fake drugs to customers who order them through "unauthorised and unregulated" online pharmacies or social media pages AFP/HO.
To Stop Socialized Medicine, Expand Individual Choice National Review
Republicans and conservatives have repeatedly complained that Obamacare amounts to the “government takeover of the U.S. health-care system.” The only ...
Cherokee Medicine Keepers share land knowledge with college students Cherokee Phoenix
Cherokee Medicine Keepers and students meet on the 830-acre tract of land in Adair County designated for them as a tribal conservation area. They are ...
Four Projects Aim to Shape Future of Family Medicine AAFP News
The AAFP has launched new work that aims to move the needle for family medicine by focusing on administrative burden, public perception, advocacy and ...
The most expensive medicine ever treats a rare condition. The price: $2.13 million - Los Angeles Times
The most expensive medicine ever treats a rare condition. The price: $2.13 million Los Angeles Times
The medicine by Novartis is a gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy, which strikes about 400 U.S. babies annually. The therapy is a one-time infusion.
Eliminate Agonizing Hand Pain Quickly and Easily!
According to Dr. Nathan Wei, "The hand and wrist are the mirrors of disease.
The Power of Ice
Using ice to treat injuries is one of the oldest methods of pain control. Proven to be safe and effective at reducing swelling, relieving pain and decreasing muscle spasms, ice therapy is an easy self-care technique that anyone can administer.
Integrative Medicine And Its Future
The NBC National News, quoted the Washington Post in March 2000 about the concerns that the FDA had over the mixing of supplements and conventional medications. There was concerns that millions of people are taking supplements (considered herbs, homeopathic, vitamins, minerals, amino acids, enzymes and some diet products) and having reactions when they mix these things with common and prescribed medications.
Celebrex Side Effects Lawsuit Lawyer
The Food and Drug administration urges people to stop taking Celebrex, but even so the drug has remained on the market. Recent studies have found that Celebrex causes heart attacks and strokes at higher doses.
Finding the Medical Supplies you need!
It's now possible to locate and purchase a wide variety of Medical Supplies on the internet. Whether you're looking for Medical Supplies for your medical practice or your looking for home health care needs, just about anything can be found through searching online.
New Antidepressant Developments and Approvals
New antidepressant development, until fairly recently, was at best a random, and at worst a problematic and frustrating, process. Often, medications that were developed for one thing were discovered quite accidentally to have much more important therapeutic effects for a completely different disorder.
Building A Medical Spa Inside Your Existing Medical Practice
The physicians conundrum: Everywhere, physicians are contemplating or engaged in expanding into the "medical spa" market. Seduced by the media buzz around this hot new phenomenon, many doctors see the medical spa as a means boosting their income and eliminating the growing grind and countless headaches of their daily practice.
Bextra and Vioxx Withdrawal Spurs Price Increase Among Rivals
The market for painkillers is huge. People don't like pain and inflammation, and last year Americans spent nearly $4 billion on just two of them - Vioxx and Bextra.
I Hurt All Over... How to Ease Away the Pain of Fibromyalgia!
At one moment, a life of activity consumed with enjoyable activities like biking, golfing, going to the movies, out to dinner. Then one day, it's gone.
Medical Billing Software Takes the Stage
Medical Billing SoftwareThe practice is running smoothly, with patients coming in and out with smiles on their faces because of the great service your practice is providing. At the end of the day, you review the office secretary's billing records and realize you are behind, again.
Defective Heart Defibrillators Recalled by Guidant Corporation
On June17, 2005 Guidant Corporation recalled close to 50,000 heart defibrillators worldwide because of potential malfunctions that could cause injury or death. This recall comes in the wake of two recent deaths among patients who were implanted with Guidant defibrillators.
OxyContin Addiction: Doctors & Drug Lords
OxyContin is a narcotic drug, an opiate, that has been approved by the FDA to legally treat chronic pain. Chronic pain is documented medical condition, a progressive disease of the nervous system and spine that causes constant a patient to experience constant, excruciating pain.
An Addition For Practitioners - How to Help Your Patients and Your Practice
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Pain Relief Drugs 101 What You Need to Know
Ever given a piece of thought to how actually one feels that a part of his/her body is paining? Majority of the response to this question will be in the negative. And ironically it is one piece of information that a person should be aware of.
Orthotics: Prefab or Custom-Made?
If you take a simple stroll down the foot product isle at your local drug store you will find an array of foot products and inserts. You will find inserts for cushion, for comfort, for support and for control.
Bulk Forming Drugstore Laxatives
There are five basic types of drugstore laxatives you should be aware of. Some of these laxatives can be dangerous to use.
Taking The Sting Out Of Bug Bites
(NC)-In most cases insect bites are harmless and if left alone, the irritation will subside within 48 hours.However, for some people, particularly children, scratching bites may lead to a highly contagious bacterial skin infection called impetigo.
UltraCET: The Dynamic Duo Of Prescription Pain Control Medications
Remember the last time you stubbed your toe? OUCH! It's painful. But a stubbed toe usually doesn't send us running to the medicine cabinet, since we know that the pain will pass within a few minutes.
New Company Helps Another Medical Condition Become: "Acceptable" Dinner Conversation
Recently once taboo subjects like plastic surgery have become acceptable dinner conversation. Medical conditions are no longer whispered to friends, but have instead become part of the dinner table conversation with full blown discussions on Botox, erectile dysfunction and the feared colonoscopy.
Prevent Foot Problems When Walking
Americans are on the go. According to a NSGA Survey, 71 million American adults are exercise walkers, making walking the top sport in the United States.
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