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TV drug commercials prompt prescriptions

...centage points. Some consumer groups have complained that the ads encourage viewers to believe they know what drugs are best for them -- pressuring their doctors unnecessarily. Drug ads may drive up health care costs and drug company profits, but the drugs people get may also make them healthier....

New Birth Control Pills increase the stroke risk

...women with high blood pressure. In addition, women complained of side effects from levonorgestrel, including acne, cholesterol problems and weight gain. Hoping for the best, pill makers issued yet another formula in the 1980s that combined low estrogen levels with the less harsh progestogens desogestrel or gest...

Campaign aims to simplify OTC drug labels

...se the lettering is too small. Consumers have also complained that words like "indications," and "precautions" are too technical and confusing.// The National Council on Patient Information and Education started a campaign with help from the Food and Drug Administration and other health organizations. Boldly ...

FDA changes rules on testing drugs for children

...makers hated, unnecessary.// But three Democrats complained to President Bush that the action was halting "an important regulation that protects children from potentially unsafe and improperly dosed medications." Adult medications are commonly given to children without studies of their safety or proper dosi...

Bypass Surgery & Pleural Effusion

...suffered large pleural effusions after the surgery complained of severe breathlessness - although not of chest pain or fever. However, these large effusions also disappeared slowly over a year following the surgery....

Fear of the dark could be more than just fear!

...d form of stationary night blindness, both of whom complained of being scared of the dark, had a history of bumping into things at night, and insisted curtains be drawn much earlier than other children would choose to. One girl also had a fear of shadows. After suggestion by the researchers to use and an intens...

Untreated Scoliosis patients found to lead productive and active lives

... and gender. They found that 22 patients out of 98 complained of shortness of breath during everyday activities compared to 8 out of 53 in the control group. About 66 scoliosis patients out of 109 reported chronic back pain compared to 22 out of 62 control participants. Among patients with pain, 48 out of 71 sc...

Treatment for Sars patients refused

...wn to remain in isolation. Doctors in India have complained that authorities were treating Sars too casually and warned the disease could spread swiftly among the country's more than one billion people, most of whom have inadequate health care....

House heads for Medicare drug vote

... would be the same.House and Senate Democrats, who complained they were kept out of the talks, have attacked provisions that would establish a test project requiring the traditional Medicare fee-for-service program to compete with private plans in six metropolitan areas and one region of the country beginning i...

Low-Fat, High-Carb Diet Equally Effective In Weight Loss

...enefit of this diet is that the participants never complained of feeling hungry, which is an important consideration in dietary strategies....

Women Worse Affected By Chronic Cough

...thers. In the control group of smokers, women also complained of urinary incontinence significantly more than men. Researchers conclude saying, “Cough of any kind is not normal and is typically a sign that something is wrong with the patient. Chronic cough is most often caused by a postnasal drip syndrome fro...

Zinc Supplements Found To Be Effective In Treating Children With ADHD

...the two groups. Nearly all of the kids taking zinc complained of the metallic taste of the supplements. Thus researchers conclude that ADHD children with zinc deficiency might benefit form a change in diet or from therapeutic trial with zinc supplementation. However they feel that further research is needed to...

A Drug That Might Relieve Chronic Cough

... using the drug was 68 percent. Only five patients complained of dizziness and drowsiness as side effects, and no permanent side effects of the drug were noted. Researchers conclude saying the use of this drug is a new treatment strategy that appears to be effective in treating this difficult patient populatio...

Oral examination may not predict relationship between snoring and sleep disturbance

...rgery, researchers have said that 101 patients who complained of sleep disturbance and snoring were examined. The otolaryngological study which takes an anatomical look into the ear, nose and mouth, showed no difference from those without sleep disturbances. The study then concludes that medical history of th...

Transfer Of Rabies Virus Possible From Organ Donor To Recipient

...ies specific immunohistochemicals. The donor had complained of being bitten by a bat. The researchers had concluded that the donor was infected by rabies virus, which may have caused his death, and the subsequent organ transplants from the donor to the recipients have resulted in the recipients also being inf...

Research explains why postmenopausal women accumulate abdominal fat.

Women often had complained of a sudden increase in weight, especially around// their abdominal area, after reaching menopause. For women, this sudden influx of weight often results in obesity that brings with it a new set of problems like a rise in type 2 diabetes cases, card...

Cure For Deafness Leads Scientist To Find How Fishes Can Hear And Hum Sounds At Same Time

..., houseboat owners in San Francisco Bay have often complained about their homes vibrating from the humming fish, which sometimes can sound like a high-speed motor running underwater....

Women complain Viagra users want too much sex

...s giving their sex life too much of a lift. They complained that their partners insisted on having sex - regar...erectile dysfunction. In Potts' study, some women complained that their husbands could have multiple erections over a 24-hour period and even though the women di...

Death Of Singaporean Woman After Mysterious Illness

...dication, the paper said. "After a few days, she complained of aches and was given painkillers," her 60-year-old father was quoted as saying. "That made things worse because her arm broke out in a rash". Wong, a sales executive, subsequently developed gastric pain. In all, she was prescribed about six types...

Blood test for diagnosis of heart attacks

...that area and took blood samples from patients who complained of chest pains. Of 955 such patients, 119 had genuinely had a heart attack. Only 45% of these heart attacks were identified using a standard electrocardiograph. Dr Roberts said: "Currently, physicians have the ability to make an accurate diagnosis ...

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