State Senator Fred Mills hopes to fill in the blanks in Louisiana's confusing medical marijuana law. The law, passed in 1991, is absolutely useless unless the state legislature creates a way to monitor prescriptions, dispensation and regulation.
There is a ticking time bomb in your house. It's all those expired and unused medications in your medicine cabinet. Saturday State Police will help you dispose of those items properly as part of a national program with the Drug Enforcement Agency.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Twenty-seven states, including Louisiana, allow or require schools to stock epinephrine that's used to fight sometimes life-threatening allergic reactions caused by eating certain food products, such as peanuts, or bee stings.
Mad scientists have been hard at work trying to develop a sex-drive-enhancement drug for women ever since those wily old coots emerged nearly 15 years ago with a little blue pill called Viagra. Interestingly enough, it appears as if science is no match for men dedicated to breeding a society full of hornier women, because those fiends have done it.
During a visit to the doctor, we almost always grab a waiting-room magazine to take our mind off what's to come. But health officials say those very periodicals could pose a health risk and actually make people sick, particularly if they're left out for a lengthy period of time and handled by multitudes of people.
Flu vaccines have always been dreaded by those who hate shots, but this year a company called PharmaJet introduced a device that uses “a high-pressure steam of liquid to pierce the skin and deliver the vaccine.” The needle-phobics rejoiced.
But now the FDA is saying, Not so fast.
The problem with any drug is the risk of side effects. You know those words they whisper really fast on the drug commercials that usually include death. Believe it or not for many of the ailments that we run to the drug store for, Mother Nature has already found the cure.
I can always tell the season is changing, why? Because I get sick, and I start to move like a tortoise. But being a college student, mommy isn't there to make sure I take my medicine or take me to the doctor..so what do I do, just take some advil and Zyrtec. What's your best advice about over the counter medicine..what really works? What should I be taking?
Ever feel like you waiting so long just to see the doctor for 2 or 3 minutes? Well it seems that most doctors have a few things to do, and on top of that, a few tips for you to get a better relationship with your doctor!
Medical science has made some amazing breakthroughs and even though our insurance companies don't want to pay for us to use any of them it's still good to know our prospects for good health continue to grow. Sleep apnea, familiar with it? If you live with someone who snores I bet you are.