Painkillers

17 Simple Life Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

Just when you start thinking that there are no life hacks you don’t know about, you see another list of new and helpful tips!<p>We have collected a list …

Lifehacks

WADA report shows high use of pain-killer Tramadol in cycling

<b>A report from the World Anti-Doping Agency shows a prolific use of the pain-killer Tramadol in cycling</b><p>Cycling has the highest use of painkiller …

Cycling

Eat Books

“Our life is a faint tracing on the surface of mystery, like the idle curved tunnels of leaf miners on the face of a leaf. We must somehow take a …

Painkillers

Why Drug Company Executives Haven’t Really Seen Justice for Their Role in the Opioid Crisis

The owners and some former and present executives of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma were sued on June 12 by Massachusetts’ attorney general, who …

Pharma

Eskimos edge Bombers in CFL's second-longest game in history

WINNIPEG — You wouldn’t think a field-goal kicker would have the greatest focus at 1 a.m., but Sean Whyte did.<p>The Edmonton Eskimos‘ 10-year veteran …

NFL

Giants set plan for third base, Belt ready to return against Dodgers

LOS ANGELES–Brandon Belt woke up after undergoing emergency surgery and felt lonely.<p>Painkillers eased the recovery process, but also inspired him to …

Baseball

Responses to the Opioid Crisis Must Account for People Who Experience Chronic Pain

<i>“Opioids fill the news with a steady stream of stories of lives lost from overdose and abuse. What we rarely hear is the other side—opioids are also</i> …

Prosthetics

1 In 3 Adults Are Taking Meds That Can Cause Depression!

10 hours ago<p>The meds you take may be linked to depression. A new study finds people who take Prilosec, Zantac or Xanax may be increasing their risk …

Biomedicine

Stay-at-home dad reveals struggles of being with his two kids on hilarious Post-It notes

'Don't forget to feed and keep the baby alive': Stay-at-home father documents the daily struggles of life while looking after two children in a …

Parenting

Walgreens Is The Target Of A New Opioid-Related Lawsuit

The state of Kentucky is suing Walgreens, alleging it failed to properly monitor opioid shipments and dispensed large amounts of the …

Walgreens

Iowa psychiatrist fined for carelessly prescribing pills to himself, others

CLOSE<p>Here's how to use the Iowa Board of Medicine website to see if a specific doctor has ever been disciplined for violating state rules.<p>A Fairfield …

Medicine

Study finds many common medications can cause depression

There are new concerns about prescription medications after a study found that depression could be a side-effect of more than 200 commonly prescribed …

Depression

This Dad Overcame a Heroin Addiction. Then His Son Started Taking Painkillers.

"It wasn’t something I could have ever imagined happening."<p>Decades ago, Rick Dyer, 66, was using 48 to 50 bags of heroin a day. When he finally got sober, it was after experiencing the agonies of withdrawal in a Massachusetts jail cell.<p>Rick, who's been sober for 42 years now, went on to start a …

Drug Addiction

One-third of adults in U.S. taking drugs that may cause depression, study finds

More than one-third of adults in the U.S. take prescription drugs not knowing they could potentially cause depression or increase the risk of suicide, a new study finds.<p>Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago analyzed the use of medications of more than 26,000 adults from 2005 to 2014 …

Research

Kentucky attorney general files sixth opioid lawsuit

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has filed a sixth lawsuit against a pharmaceutical company for deceptive marketing of opioid-based painkillers.<p>…

Business

14 Canada geese found decapitated, mutilated

After finding more than a dozen Canada geese decapitated and mutilated in Toronto this week, police have launched an animal cruelty investigation.<p>The …

Geese

Council OK's formal leave of absence for Jody Mitic

After months of missing committee and council meetings at Ottawa City Hall, Innes Coun. Jody Mitic is now on a formal leave of absence.<p>Council …

Ottawa

Arthritis patients face higher risk of heart failure due to painkillers

Millions of arthritis patients face a 23% higher risk of developing heart failure because of their painkillers, concludes study<p><b>Non-steroidal</b> …

Biomedicine

Returning: Blue Bloods

New episodes of US cop series <b>Blue Bloods</b> are on TEN next Thursday.It returns with S8E9 “Pain Killers.”This screened in the US in December.<i>As Danny</i> …

TV (Australia)

The DEA Tightened the Rules for Legal Opioid Sales. Did That Drive the Market to the Dark Web?

After the 2014 rule change, sales of prescription painkillers went up among U.S. sellers on dark Web marketplaces.Prescription opioid sales in the …

Dark Web

We're a nation that is depressed and suicidal

I was going to write something about suicide and realized that by the time this column is printed, we all would have moved on to something else.<p>Maybe …

Mental Health

House passes 25 bills to fight opioid addiction and overdoses

The House has passed 25 bills to combat rising drug-related deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin.<p>The chamber will …

FDA

What the Ohio opioid crisis can teach Washington

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Very few places in America have been harder hit by the opioid crisis than the state of Ohio. According to CDC data, the Buckeye …

Ohio State University

Kansas county files federal racketeering case against opioid companies

A southeastern Kansas county on Tuesday joined a growing tide of legal challenges to the opioid epidemic by accusing pharmaceutical companies of …

Kansas City

Defense Asking For House Arrest For Elderly Man In Wife’s Suicide

<b>Follow KDKA-TV</b>: Facebook | TwitterGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) – A defense attorney says an elderly western Pennsylvania man jailed for two years and facing …

Crime

Roswell to screen movie, host panel at opioid crisis forum

In an effort to educate and discuss the danger of opioids, public safety officials in Roswell will host an “Opioid Crisis Forum” later this month.<p>The …

City Halls

The Latest: Man who killed 5 cyclists gets 40 year sentence

The Latest on the sentencing of Charles Pickett Jr. in a crash that five bicyclists in Michigan in 2016 (all times local):<p>10:50 a.m.<p>A Michigan man who was under the influence of drugs when he plowed into bicyclists, killing five, has been sentenced to at least 40 years in prison.<p>Charles Pickett Jr. …

Crime

Top 7 Pain Relieving Remedies in Ayurveda Without Aspirin

Painkillers or analgesics are one of most widely categories of medicines. Analgesics are used at every instance, either it is traumatic or other …

Ayurveda

Kenya: Boy Raped, Allegedly by Father, Needed Operation

Six books and sweets worth Sh20. That is what a father reportedly gave his 10-year-old son after sodomising him and leaving him in need of an …

Africa

Comment on Who wants to do a live chat about abortion on Saturday? by embraceyourinnercrone

I can’t weigh in for anyone else but me but here goes( for the record I think any person capable of becoming pregnant should be allowed to decide for …

Pregnancy