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Falls, Injuries and Anxiety: Breaking a Vicious Cycle

Hilary Young | Posted 03.03.2014 | Fifty
Hilary Young

Regardless of what came first -- the injury or the anxiety -- it's important to know the realities of aging in the modern world.

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Stanley Ely | Posted 02.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Stanley Ely

There are plenty of things that can cut into a guy's day If you have a job, that needs time. Even if you don't, the day has you busy scraping the dr...

Media Descriptions of Philip Seymour Hoffman Feed Into Misplaced Fears About Heroin Overdose and Needles

Tessie Castillo | Posted 04.07.2014 | Media
Tessie Castillo

We, as a nation, need to acknowledge that overdose is not a problem confined to famous people or heroin or drugs that involve syringes.

My Great, Big, Horrible Cold

Myra Demeter | Posted 03.09.2014 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

All I could think of was Why hadn't we ever invested in Kleenex tissues!? My own usage probably drove up the stock price.

WATCH: Oprah On Americans Who 'Take Pills Like Candy'

OWN | Posted 05.25.2013 | OWN

Americans don't shy away from taking pills. According to IMS Health, an estimated 16 million people in the United States use painkillers, 5 million ta...

Scope NY-- Desire Obtain Cherish: Drugs, Fame, and Art

Lisa Derrick | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

Beyond a brand -- fine art blends with street, pop, conceptual and appropriation art with razor's edge, using contemporary commerce as a model and as as contextual base for the art, it's manufacturing and its marketing, commenting on social stratification.

An Amazing Alternative to Prescription Pills

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Mark A. Moyad, MD, MPH I have a word for you: S-adenosylmethionine. A mouthful, I know. But maybe you've heard of it by its nicknam...

The Pill Case James Bond Would Love

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 06.01.2012 | Small Business

Modern medicine has enabled even some serious conditions and diseases to be treated with a handful of pills. But what about the embarrassment or stigm...

Are You Taking Pills You Don't Need? Ask Ghostwriters

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 10.08.2011 | Healthy Living
Martha Rosenberg

But ghostwriting also helps the national malaise of people suffering from and treating diseases that didn't even exist before and ballooning government and private health plans costs.

Wife Of Long Island Pharmacy Shooting Suspect: 'I'm Sorry He Did All Of This'

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 08.23.2011 | New York

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. — Two years ago, they posed for a wedding photo: Him beaming broadly in a dark suit, she a pudgy fresh-faced bride. They soo...

Park Slope Adderall Ring Busted

Gothamist | Ben Yakas in News on January 5, 2011 11:50 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Over the holidays, feds busted a Park Slope Adderall-trafficking ring, arresting at least one of the people who allegedly sold thousands of pills onli...

Why It's So Hard to Find Legit Psychiatric Medications

Ronald Ricker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ronald Ricker

A psychiatrist prescribing medications that supposedly work, cause little or no harm, and are scientifically proven to meet at least these aforementioned three criteria, couldn't be further from simple.

Don't Take Away Lindsay's Pills! (All at Once, That Is)

Joshua Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joshua Lyon

My biggest fear for Lindsay is that the drugs get taken away immediately. This is a terrible and dangerous idea. She needs to be slowly and carefully weaned off of painkillers.

Beta Blockers: A Musician's Secret?

Minnesota Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

One slip of the hand, one tremor, a single wrong note and the entire performance can go flat. "At the moment when the conductor looks up and you ha...

Tylenol Recall 2009 EXPANDED, All Arthritis Pain Caplets Recalled

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A Tylenol recall on arthritis caplets has just gotten larger, as Johnson & Johnson has expanded the recall to include all such products. A recall l...

Yoga: Bye Bye Anxiety! (VIDEO)

Tara Stiles | Posted 03.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

Use what you need. Rest what you don't. That's efficiency. Think of how well we can function when we are aren't holding tension where it isn't needed.

Barney Frank On Leno Calls Out Rush Limbaugh's Addiction To Painkillers (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's a safe bet that Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) and Rush Limbaugh don't have any dinner plans. Frank called out the conservative radio host for his ...

A Ban on Painkillers Helps No One

Joshua Lyon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joshua Lyon

We can't combat painkillers like any other drug epidemic by trying to eliminate the source. The medications must remain available to people who are living with debilitating diseases.

Recent Heroin Surge: A Major Threat

Joshua Lyon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joshua Lyon

If you're hooked on an opiate, and you find that same high at a much cheaper price, it becomes much easier to justify using heroin.

Old Drug, New Drug . . . Red Drug, Blue Drug?

James S. Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James S. Gordon

This letter of mine appeared in The New York Times yesterday (in somewhat shortened form), under the title, "Alternatives to New Drugs." I thought yo...

Dueling Docs -- the Vitamin Wars

Janice Horowitz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Janice Horowitz

We now know that no vitamin has those powers to prevent disease. Most people are probably relieved to know that they don't have to spend that money on these vitamins anymore.

It's Like a Free Lunch -- But Without the Calories

Charlotte Hilton Andersen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Charlotte Hilton Andersen

"It's a little bit like a free lunch without the calories," says Dr. Ronald Evans, lead researcher of the Salk group. It's a bird, it's a plane, it's... exercise in a pill! Wait -- we've been promised this before...

Schools at Risk: A Unique Perspective

Gerald Bracey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gerald Bracey

Discussions about the condition of public schools usually center on curriculum, instruction and test scores. A new book by Gene V. Glass reads more like a thriller than an academic treatise.