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Comparative efficacy of treatments for osteoarthritis (Part 1)

As far as I can recall, paracetamol (or what is known as acetaminophen in other parts of the world) has always been recommended as the initial drug of choice for patients with mild-to-moderate knee osteoarthritis by Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine – THE bible for internal medicine training programs in the Philippines (the very first edition I had was the 14th, residents nowadays carry the 19th ed.). 882 kata lagi


Chicken soup

Found this – poor chicken

Courtesy of : http://jokideo.com/funny-cartoon-fever/

The one about the trip to the doctors ... (again)

Given my previous experiences in blogging about doctors in this country, I really should have learned my lesson by now and stopped when I had the thought ‘Hey, this could be a super funny post!’  728 kata lagi

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Medicamente care ucid, vaccinuri care ucid, farmacia care ucide

Medicamente care ucid, vaccinuri care ucid, farmacia care ucide.*

Dar cand vii in farmacie si ala din fata ta te intreaba de ficat, atunci cand ii ceri… 362 kata lagi

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Does paracetamol really help in arthritis?

Scientists have found that paracetamol does little to ease the pain caused by paracetamol, according to a study published in The Lancet in March.

A meta-analysis was carried out by scientists at the… 212 kata lagi


The unnecessary treatments doctors want banned


CHILDREN with ear infections will be refused antibiotics and parents are being told they shouldn’t give pain relievers to reduce a fever under a crackdown on unnecessary medical treatment. 1.712 kata lagi


Doctors warn abut giving children ibuprofen and paracetamol


Parents should not give children with a mild fever regular spoonfuls of paracetamol and ibuprofen, doctors advise today, as they warn that doing so could extend their illness or put their health at risk…

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