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Wisdom of the mob

My usual morning routine includes a scan of various media to check if anything blog-worthy has popped up – social media, RSS feeds and email subscriptions provide a rich (often overabundant) field to harvest from. 1.435 kata lagi

Education For All

Jar Entry #37 -Adulting

Adulting (v): to do grown up things and hold responsibilities such as, a 9-5 job, a mortgage/rent, a car payment, or anything else that makes one think of grown ups. 608 kata lagi

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TYLENOL® poisoning, more common than we think

Acetaminophen (paracetamol in Europe) has long been known to cause liver failure. But now researchers reveal why its the number one cause of acute liver failure.   613 kata lagi



Or, if you’re from the US, you might know it as acetaminophen.  Whatever you call it, it’s a staple of most medicine cabinets and for one reason (a cold) or another (toothache) so far this year I’ve taken enough to make me wonder if one can buy shares in it. 28 kata lagi


Why taking too much paracetamol damages your liver

Scientists claim to have shed new light on how the common painkiller paracetamol causes liver damage. 377 kata lagi


NHS HEADACHE: Service ‘overspends by millions’ on painkillers despite replacement rations : Express.

THE crisis-hit NHS is wasting money on basic painkillers that could be purchased for half the price on the high street, a damning new report has revealed. 334 kata lagi


61chrissterry reblogged this on 61chrissterry and commented:

The NHS is a major customer of health and medical related products, with more than likely a buying power at least as equivalent to the major supermarkets, so how come the supermarkets are able to organise better purchasing deals than the NHS. The NHS needs to organise themselves to utilise that purchasing power to a greater advantage for themselves and ultimately the population of the UK.