April 20, 2018

Opioid Prescriptions Fall In 2017 Amid Tighter Gov’t Controls

Opioid prescriptions fell by 10.2 percent in 2017 and prescriptions for the highest doses fell by 16.1 percent last year. Moreover, on average, prescription volume has […]
April 19, 2018

Marijuana Approved By FDA To Treat Epilepsy Seizures

Marijuana was approved earlier today by an FDA expert panel to treat two rare and devastating forms of epilepsy. This authorization is the United States first medication made from […]
April 19, 2018

Medical Marijuana: What It Is, How It Works, Is It Effective?

Medical marijuana is constantly in the news and is promoted as an effective medicine for a variety of chronic illnesses. Although it has been used as a […]
April 14, 2018

Salmonella: What Is It, What Causes It, How To Treat It

Salmonella is a nasty bacterium that sometimes turns up in the food supply, including chicken, tomatoes, peanuts, and even pet food. It thrives in the intestinal […]