How to Manage Your Osteoarthritis

SUNDAY, Oct. 20, 2019 — Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting about 31 million Americans, and is the leading cause of disability among adults.
Known as OA, it causes pain and other symptoms in joints, which can affect the…
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How to Keep Halloween Fun and Safe

SATURDAY, Oct. 19, 2019 — There’s no trick to keeping kids safe this Halloween — it just takes some planning, the American Academy of Pediatrics says.
Costumes should be bright, reflective and short enough to prevent tripping, entanglement or…
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What Kind of Drinking Can Trigger A-Fib?

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 — Frequent drinking is more likely than binge drinking to increase your risk of the most common heart rhythm disorder, a new study finds.
Atrial fibrillation (a-fib) increases the risk of stroke by fivefold. Symptoms include…
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Are Disinfectants Putting Nurses at Risk of COPD?

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 — Nurses trying to prevent infection of hospital patients could be putting themselves at risk of developing chronic lung disease, a new study warns.
The cleaners and disinfectants used to sterilize medical equipment and wash…
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Study: Tranexamic Acid Limits Damage of Brain Injury

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 — Many brain injury deaths could be prevented by using an inexpensive drug in the critical hours following a head trauma, a new international study finds.
“Traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone at any time, whether it’s…
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Drug, Tranexamic Acid, Limits Damage of Brain Injury

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 — Many brain injury deaths could be prevented by using an inexpensive drug in the critical hours following a head trauma, a new international study finds.
“Traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone at any time, whether it’s…
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Drug Limits Damage of Brain Injury

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 — Many brain injury deaths could be prevented by using an inexpensive drug in the critical hours following a head trauma, a new international study finds.
“Traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone at any time, whether it’s…
Source: Topamax