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1 hr ago | BioSpace

FDA Rejects Redwood City's AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Painkiller...

FDA Rejects Redwood City's AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Painkiller Dispensing Device; Stock Plunges 28.62% Before Market Opens On Monday AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today announced that the U.S.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health

2 hrs ago | The Spectator

Paracetamol might not ease back pain - but doctors should prescribe it anyway

Upon seeing the headline 'Paracetamol does not help lower back pain', I found myself emitting a small sigh.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Back Pain

2 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Sunburned and in pain

Before anything else, I'd like to thank you for all the wonderful wisdom you've shared to us, your readers for all these years.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Many people never grow out of their growing pains

A new research project from Aarhus University shows that many adolescents suffer from knee pain for several years; the pain impacts both sporting activities and quality of life Over the years, many adolescents have been forced to accept the diagnosis "growing pains" when they complained about pain in their knees.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Turtle Island News

Daily Newswire

Ottawa has issued a national call for proposals to improve prescribing practices for opioids and other drugs that pose a high risk of abuse or addiction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

Medical symptoms you should not ignore

If you have ever been to the doctor only to learn that symptom causing you sleepless nights was nothing to worry about, you may be tempted to ignore some symptoms rather than be told that again.

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Related Topix: Health, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Heart Attack, Headache

GuruFocus.com

Pain Relief and Profits

Several years ago, a golfing friend of mine started to complain about pain in his knees.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Orthopaedic Surgery, Stryker, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

Examiner.com

Dispatch from the work shift from hell

The job I lost June 20, 2014, which I'm about to detail below, was truly like herpes, a "gift that keeps on giving."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Central, IN, Whitestown, IN

Erie Times News

Bad back? Acetaminophen may not work, but try exercise

Acetaminophen isn't any better at relieving back pain than a fake pill, despite almost universal recommendations to take the drug, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Medicine, Health, Back Pain

Darien News-Review

Darien church offers help to

The Encounter Church mission trip to the Dominican Republican may have been impacted by the mosquito-transmitted chikungunya virus, but it didn't keep everyone away from helping those in need.

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Related Topix: World News, Dominican Republic, Central America, Darien, CT, Norwalk, CT, Medicine, Health, Stamford, CT

Sat Jul 26, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

Arthritis pain: Do's and don'ts

Arthritis is a leading cause of pain and disability worldwide. You can find plenty of advice about easing the pain of arthritis and other conditions with exercise, medication and stress reduction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis, Inflammation, Depression, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic)

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Your go-to-pill for lower back pain may not be as effective as you think

Australian researchers had 1,600 adults take either acetaminophen or a placebo pill for about a month for their lower back pain.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Back Pain, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic)

The Sand Trap

Tennis-Golf elbow

Am 49 years old, played golf off and on since I was 17. Never knew how to properly hold a club or really how to hit a golf ball.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic)

Medical News

Minister Ambrose calls for proposals to tackle prescription drug abuse

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today issued a national Call for Proposals to improve the prescribing practices for prescription drugs that have a high risk of abuse or addiction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Switched

8 Health Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

We've all ignored medical symptoms from time to time, usually without dire consequences.

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Related Topix: Montvale, NJ, Medicine, Health, Heart Attack, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Headache

Switched

9 Must-Know Facts About The Chikungunya Virus

Cases of chikungunya virus seen in the United States are atypically high this year because of an outbreak of the virus in the Caribbean currently underway.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Control Group

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Mother Jones

Doctors Aren't Really Very Smart About Buying Generics

Sarah Kliff takes a look today at our use of generic drugs. Long story short, it's surprising how few of us save money by buying generic pain medicine instead of name brands .

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

InteliHealth

Tylenol May Not Relieve New Back Pain

Though it's used widely for many kinds of pain, acetaminophen may not help new back pain, a study suggests.

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Related Topix: Health, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Inflammation, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic)

Examiner.com

Pain Relief

A recent study has found that acetaminophen, the generic name for products such as Tylenol, is not the best choice for back pain .

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Related Topix: Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Medicine, Health, Inflammation, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn

Canada.com

Ottawa calls for proposals to improve prescribing of opioids, other abused drugs

Ottawa has issued a national call for proposals to improve prescribing practices for opioids and other drugs that pose a high risk of abuse or addiction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

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