Potential Carcinogens, Neurotoxins, and Seizure-Causing Chemicals in the Flu Vaccine (full...

The flu season starts around October and peaks around February. At this time all of the pharmacies are starting to push flu shots on...

Prescription Painkiller Tramadol ‘Claiming More Lives Than Any Other Drug’

Prescription painkiller tramadol, taken by thousands of people every day, is claiming more lives than any other drug – including heroin and cocaine –...

Does Tramadol Help Opiate Withdrawal, and what are the Symptoms?

Getting over an addiction to opiates is difficult, but tramadol may be able to help by reducing the symptoms of withdrawal. There are so...

Experts Warn: Common Prescription Painkiller Is Killing More People Than Heroin...

Think prescription painkillers are always the safest option?  Think again:  Experts warn that a common opiate-based drug is now killing more people than heroin...

Opioid Tablet 10x Stronger Than Fentanyl Gets Okay From FDA Committee

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is poised to approve a new opioid that is up to 1,000 times more powerful than morphine. Though its...

First FDA Approved Cannabis-Based Drug Now Available in All 50 States

In a move that has taken years of research and advocacy, the FDA has approved a prescription drug made from cannabis. Many parents and patients...

Duloxetine for Fibromyalgia. Warnings and Side Effects

By:Alexandra Waller Duloxetine is a nerve pain medication and antidepressant. It can help treat depression, anxiety, fibromyalgia, diabetic peripheral neuropathy, and other conditions related to...

Why and How I Gave Up Everyday Painkillers In Favor of...

Almost all of us have taken an over the counter (OTC) painkiller. We most likely were given baby aspirin when we were children and probably...

Legalized medical cannabis can reduce opioid use, new studies find

A pair of new studies are suggesting that what medical cannabis advocates have been claiming all along has merit: that legalizing medical cannabis may...

The Gastric Protector Known as Omeprazole Increases Your Risk of Death

For anyone who has experienced heartburn, or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), they would likely vouch for how excruciating it can be. Moreover, they would...