Medications

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Picking a Pain Reliever: Which One Should You Take?

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All pain relievers are not equal. Your local drugstore probably has an entire aisle devoted to nonprescription pain relievers, such as aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and so on. Many medicines can help relieve pain, but the different types of pain relievers may have different benefits and can have different side effects and potential risks.

 

Natural and Alternative Treatments

Chinese herb image Some people may consider turning to alternative medicine to manage their disease. But what has been proven to work and what hasn't? Search here for detailed information on almost 200 conditions, nearly 350 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions.

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