Chronic Pain

MADD Report to the nation on drunk driving

two women drinking The MADD Report to the nation on Drunk Driving is out. This sobering report shows that progress has been made, yet we still have 6 people a day die from alcohol poisoning. This is why I put alcohol (ethanol) into the Essential Guide to Prescription Drugs, 12 top meds for 2012.

Osphena (ospemifene) a new medicine for painful/difficult intercourse in women now FDA approved

firework Painful or difficult intercourse is one of the most common sexuual problems that women have. The FDA has approved a new medicine ( Osphena (ospemifene) that can help. The FDA approved this new medicine and over 12 weeks, it helped a significant number of people.

Tuesday morning at the American Heart in LA--Niacin/Niaspan and a closer look at AIM HIGH

cat by flower Taking a closer look at the most basic things can often lead to valuable results. Think about this cat and the flower. A closer look gives you something you want to see versus what could have been a confusing picture on a patio. Research is sometimes like that.

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