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Smith Bros. Cough Drops: Poughkeepsie's heritage reborn

All along "Cough Drop Street," the arterial in the City of Poughkeepsie today, people flocked after the delivery man riding horse and cart from the …

Google Will Make Health Searches Less Scary With Fact-Checked Results

Dr. Google has always been a bit of a quack, doling out ever shoddier medical advice with every passing search result. Search the symptoms of a rash …

FDA: Lehigh County company mislabeled cough syrup

Federal authorities have notified a Lehigh County company it must change the way it sells products portrayed as therapeutic cough syrup.

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Googled your cough? Is death now upon you? Then read this article | Arwa Mahdawi

As if self-diagnosing online wasn’t addictive enough, Google is making it easier and more accurate. Time for a check-up on your searching habits<p>At 11am I had a strange pain in my toe. By 11.03 I’d decided I had gout. By 11.05 I was convinced it was a brain tumour. By 11.15 I’d realised that, …

Google search results will tell you when to be worried about that cough

Google will now highlight health-related information for related search queries, the company announced Tuesday.<p>The data, which is part of Google's …

Mariah Carey Strung Out on Syrup!

Fans were ecstatic when <b>Mariah Carey</b> recently announced that she’d signed a residency deal beginning this spring at CCaesars Palace, but those close …

Today's Trending Articles on Digital Marketing and Media | eMarketer

eMarketer Podcast<p>The ABCs of Marketing Data Management Jun 28<p>How data-savvy are B2B marketers? In the latest episode of eMarketer’s “Behind the …

Serena Williams wins Australian Open to capture 19th Grand Slam title

MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title and continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals by extending her …

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Cough Syrup Shortage Hits Flu-Stricken LA

Pharmacies in Los Angeles, CA are struggling to keep strong codeine cough syrup on the shelves during a particularly bad cold and flu season.

While we slept: Serena coughing; Djokovic into final

MELBOURNE, Australia – The action is done on Day 12 of the Australian Open, and plenty of story lines played out on the second Friday of this event.<p>World No. 1 Novak Djokovic advanced to the finals against Andy Murray with a five-set win against defending champion Stan Wawrinka. Both Djokovic and …

Treating chronic illness with cough syrup: Life in the coverage gap

MIAMI -- Genesis Matos Rodriguez wakes at 6:30 a.m. and shuffles to the kitchen, where garlic ropes hang on beige walls. Air cleansers, her …

Chronic Stress Feeds Common Cold, Study Finds

Stress makes the common cold more miserable and harder to kick by letting inflammation linger, a new study found.<p>Men and women who had chronic stress …

The 8 Credos of Challenger Brands

The 8 behaviours that Challenger Brands live and thrive by.<p>Taken from the book Eating the Big Fish - How Challenger Brands compete with the Market Leader by Adam Morgan.<p>Read more on The Challenger Project at www.eatbigfish.com

Renowned violinist berates coughing child

<b>Renowned violinist Kyung-Wha Chung has shocked audiences at the Royal Festival Hall by publicly berating the parents of a coughing child.</b><p>The South Korean prodigy had been absent from the London stage for 12 years, partly due to a finger injury.<p>But the 66-year-old took offence at a child coughing …

Who, what, why: How do you stop people coughing during a classical concert?

<b>A world-renowned violinist has berated the parents of a child who coughed during a concert. How do you keep a tickly throat at bay, and does it matter, asks Chris Stokel-Walker.</b><p>South Korean violinist Kyung-Wha Chung has hit the headlines at her London comeback concert for suggesting that the …

Finnish Cough Drop Commercial Hilariously Spoofs Black Metal

Well, I can’t actually understand a word of it, but this cough drop commercial from Finland is amazing!<p>The ad is for a Finnish cough drop brand …

A Yusho bartender makes a recreational cocktail with Robitussin

<i>The latest Cocktail Challenge, in which local bartenders challenge fellow bartenders with an ingredient of their choice.</i>Donnie Krause of Yusho is …

Flu Season Sparks Cough Syrup Shortage

SAN JOSE - Flu season is heating up, and as a result, many pharmacies across the Bay Area are running low on cough syrup with codeine. Codeine is a …

Cough Syrup Shortage in Los Angeles

Pharmacies in Los Angeles are experiencing a shortage of prescription cough syrup and other cold medicines.<p>Drug stores around the area, including the …

Cold Cough Photo Using Schlieren Photography

Above is a frightening photograph of someone with a cold coughing and a thick cloud of cold virus being released and widely dispersed. A technique …