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FDA – Antibacterial Soap Safety Questioned

April 17, 2014
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a proposed rule “that would require manufacturers to provide more substantial data to demonstrate the safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps. The proposed rule covers only those consumer antibacterial soaps and body washes that are used with water.” According to an FDA spokesperson, “antibacterial soap...
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Multivitamins for Breast Cancer?

April 15, 2014
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Researchers sought to discover if “multivitamins with minerals supplements (MVM) used by women already diagnosed with invasive breast cancer would affect their breast cancer mortality risk.” After an over...
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Tylenol + Alcohol Hurts Kidneys

April 10, 2014
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A study recently released by the American Public Health Association (APHA) found that the combination of alcohol and acetaminophen (the primary ingredient in Tylenol) could have a negative impact...
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Decongestants & Birth Defects

April 8, 2014
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A study looking at decongestants and birth defects found that one of the most common ingredients,  phenylephrine, is associated with a specific birth defect. Researchers found “accumulating evidence supports...
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Breast Cancer Spontaneous Regression?

April 3, 2014
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Breast cancer is certainly a frightening diagnosis for any woman. But a group of researchers was concerned that there may be a natural regression for certain forms of breast...
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Dangerous Hospitals

April 1, 2014
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Almost everyone is aware of the errors that occur in hospitals. Giving a patient the wrong drug, wrong dose, performing the wrong surgical procedure and other events can lead...
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Are E-Cigarettes Safe?

March 27, 2014
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With significant differences in manufacturing practices and the fact that they have only been on the market for a short period of time, little is known about the impact...
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Tylenol Causes ADHD?

March 25, 2014
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Studies over the past few years have begun to reveal that acetaminophen (the primary ingredient in Tylenol) is not as safe as it was once thought. A new study...
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Cherries for Gout

March 20, 2014
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Gout affects the lives of over 8 million people in the U.S. alone. But a new study found that “cherry intake over a 2-day period was associated with a...
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The Advantage of Chiropractic Care

March 18, 2014
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A study of men and women between suffering acute low-back pain (LBP) found that chiropractic care improved the results they were getting from seeing their medical doctor. Researchers found...
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Honey for Night-Time Coughs

March 13, 2014
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A study looking at cough suppression for children with upper respiratory tract infections (URIs) found that honey was an effective choice. The parents gave their children honey in the...
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Antibiotics Not First Choice

March 11, 2014
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Another study has been published discouraging the use of antibiotics for sinusitis. In this one researchers reviewed all of the relevant research over the last 10 years and found...
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Berry Good for Women

March 6, 2014
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There are a number of reasons to include berries in your diet. A new study just found another. Researchers monitored the eating habits of 93,600 women 25 to 42...
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