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Morphine appears to reduce the effectiveness of the commonly used blood-thinning drug Plavix, which could hamper emergency-room efforts to treat heart attack victims, Austrian researchers report.
Do You Know the Constitution Better Than Most Politicians?
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
5 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Drug-free water-based gel treatment, Flexiseq, is found to alleviate joint pain and improve mobility in arthritis patients with no side-effects.
8 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
NECK pillows are for amateurs. Here's what you should actually be packing into your carry-on bag to avoid the long-haul light from hell.
10 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
In a technical tour de force, UC San Francisco scientists have determined, at near-atomic resolution, the structure of a protein that plays a central role in the perception of pain and heat.
13 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland
A Bel Air mom takes a drastic step to get rid of a birth control product she says has been a nightmare.
17 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
Zogenix, Inc. , a pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders and pain, today announced that Ann Rhoads, Chief Financial Officer will present at the Oppenheimer 24th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York on December 11, 2013.
Radio Curious visits with Don L. Brown, author of "Morphine Dreams: Delusions of Grandeur or Relentless Ambition? Sometimes it's Hard to Tell the Difference", a memoir about attending college later in life with only a 6th grade education, going to Harvard Law School and then walking across the country.
Asking about heightened rejection sensitivity during a depressive episode may help physicians to identify patients with underlying bipolarity, say researchers.
The FDA has accepted a new drug application for Zalviso , an investigational pre-programmed, noninvasive, handheld system that allows hospitalized patients with moderate-to-severe acute pain to self-dose with sublingual sufentanil microtablets to manage their pain.
The FDA has accepted for review a New Drug Application for Targiniq ER tablets for the management of chronic pain.
In the past 15 years, prescription opioid abuse has reached epidemic levels. Researchers investigating why abusers favor one prescription medication over another have discovered that oxycodone and hydrocodone are the drugs of choice for 75 percent of opioid-dependent people.
ScienceNOW Medical marijuana can alleviate pain and nausea, but it can also cause decreased attention span and memory loss.
When an owner makes the difficult decision to euthanize a horse with laminitis, it's often because the horse is simply in too much pain to justify prolonging treatment.
That's one of the religious right's chief arguments - one of it's chief failing, flailing arguments - against marriage equality.
With the official launch of the new Opioid Outreach and Treatment Services plan locally last week, those seeking help for opioid use should find better access to care.
Headaches can range from inconvenient to horrific. The use of several simple acupressure points may help alleviate a headache.
You've seen enough heart attacks in the movies that you're pretty sure you know what one looks like, right? The person gasps for air, feels a sudden sharp pain in the chest, falls to the floor ... .