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A Key Ingredient In Tylenol Might Reduce Empathetic Response

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 05.17.2016 | Healthy Living

Acetaminophen -- an active ingredient in Tylenol and other painkillers -- can help numb your aches and pains, but a new study found it could also affe...

What You Don't Know About Pain Medications Can Hurt You

Mount Sinai Health System | Posted 02.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Mount Sinai Health System

As a pain management specialist, I field various questions about pain medications. What does the new NSAID warning mean? Is it OK to drink alcohol while I'm on Tylenol? Is OxyContin safe to take long-term? Well, I'm glad you asked.

How Your Genes Influence What Medicines Are Right for You

The Conversation US | Posted 11.22.2015 | Healthy Living
The Conversation US

Pharmacists, physicians and researchers have tried for decades to understand why the same medication, at the same dose, can work well for some people but not for others, or why some people need higher or lower doses of the same drug, or why some people have side effects, while others do not.

Grab A Tissue For Tylenol's Heartwarming, Gay-Inclusive New Commercial

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Gay and lesbian couples feature prominently in Tylenol's new #HowWeFamily campaign, which aims to celebrate the diversity of modern families. A sa...

Turns Out, Tylenol Blunts Pleasure While It Relieves Your Pain

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 04.14.2015 | Science

Acetaminophen seems to do more than just lower a fever or get rid of a nasty headache -- and some of its effects are pretty bizarre. Previous rese...

6 Medical Therapies We Thought Work But Actually Might Not

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 06.13.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Doctors may not always be well-informed about new therapies to treat medical conditions. Equally important, everyone may not know when to stop therapies, or not to recommend interventions that recent research show simply does not work as we once expected.

Everything You Should Know About Picking The Right Over-The-Counter Painkiller

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 03.11.2015 | Healthy Living

Just about anyone who has ever had a headache or some knee pain has probably wondered: "How can I make this go away?" Over-the-counter pain relieve...

LOOK: New Tylenol Campaign Re-Creates Norman Rockwell Painting With Lesbian Moms

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A new commercial for Tylenol re-imagines one of Norman Rockwell's most iconic works with a group of diverse families, including a pair of lesbian moms...

Apparently, We Don't Actually Know How This Common Pain Reliever Works

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 07.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Acetaminophen -- perhaps known best by the brand name Tylenol, and overseas as paracetamol -- is so widely used, that surely we must know how exactly ...

Tylenol Overdose Risk Is Staggering, Report Says

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.24.2013 | Healthy Living

Not only is acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol, the deadliest over-the-counter pain reliever on the U.S. market, but its dangers are bein...

A Traveler's Worst Nightmare: Getting Sick on Vacation

John Blumenthal | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel
John Blumenthal

You've been looking forward to your European jaunt for months; you're all packed; you board the plane; you register at the hotel; you do some sightseeing; you eat dinner at a rooftop restaurant overlooking the city; the next morning you have a scratchy throat; by nightfall you have a fever.

Pop A Pill, Stop Worrying About Death?

Posted 04.19.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 04/17/2013 09:48 AM EDT on LiveScience Acetaminophen, the main ingredient in some pain relievers like Tyl...

Alabaster

Gideon Resnick | Posted 05.05.2012 | Arts
Gideon Resnick

My tender heart wept for my soul, My love, my alabaster.

Tylenol Recalled For Musty Odor

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2011 | Healthy Living

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. — Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced another Tylenol recall due to a musty moldy odor linked to a trace chemical. The co...

American Companies Burned Worst By The Media

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 08.14.2011 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: One school of thought about negative publicity is that its impact dissipates over time. It is hard to disprove that theory, especi...

Meditation or Medication? Or Both?

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

A decade ago, having recently begun Buddhist meditation practice, I attended a lecture/Q&A with a Tibetan master at a Buddhist center in Hollywood. Th...

If My Car Is Being "Recalled," Why Aren't You Taking it Back?

Evan Handler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Evan Handler

In spite of announcing a "recall," all Toyota has done is to issue some warnings, to state that they're "working on" a solution, and to instruct me to be alert to the problem. In this "recall," I'm being told to keep driving my car.

Man Tied To Poisoned Tylenol Case Writes A Book, Dodges Questions

Boston Heral | Laura Crimaldi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A Cambridge man accused of extortion in connection to the 1982 deaths of seven people from cyanide- laced Tylenol capsules in the Chicago area appeare...

James Lewis, Tylenol Poisoning Suspect, Gives DNA Sample As Charges May Be Brought

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

One of the most harrowing serial murders in Chicago history has moved a step closer to trial, thanks to a tiny smudge of evidence on a 30-year-old Tyl...

James Lewis, Tylenol Poisoning Suspect, Promotes New Book 'POISON!'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Prosecutors are moving closer to making a case against James Lewis, the prime suspect in the 1982 Tylenol poisonings that left seven dead. But Lewis w...

Tylenol Poison Suspect In Court

nbcchicago.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A leading suspect in the 1982 deaths of seven Chicagoans from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules appeared in a Massachusetts court with his wife this week...

Epidemic Of Fever Phobia: The Facts On Why Fever Is Your Friend

Dana Ullman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dana Ullman

A fever enables the body to increase its production of interferon, an important antiviral substance that is critical for fighting infection. Fever also increases white blood cell mobility and activity, which are instrumental factors in fighting infection.

FBI Revisits 1982 Tylenol Death Case

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- FBI agents searched the home of a one-time leading suspect in the 1982 murders of seven people who swallowed tainted Tylenol as pa...