Headaches are a common ailment - so common, perhaps, that many of us just accept them as part of life.
"When I do routine physicals, I'll ask about headaches," says Michael Munger, a primary-care physician in Overland Park, Kan.Read the whole article
Yes, birth control pills (oral contraceptives) can improve acne in women. Though typically safe and effective, birth control pills for acne (combination estrogen-progestin pills) aren't for everyone. Side effects can include headache, breast tenderness, nausea, weight gain, breakthrough bleeding and a slightly increased risk of blood clots. Talk to your doctor about...Read More
When you’re prescribed a course of antibiotics, it’s important to finish the whole thing. At least, that’s the message that’s been perpetuated for years by doctors, nurses, parents and the media. But now, a group of British doctors are making the case that in most cases, it’s time to drop the...Read More
US Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned the public about the herbal supplement kratom in a statement on Tuesday, saying "There is no evidence to indicate that kratom is safe or effective for any medical use" and likening its chemical compounds to opioids....Read More