| May 10, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Dear Pharmacist: After years of hiking without many problems, I began experiencing pain near my ankle and heel. My doctor diagnosed Achilles tendinitis and prescribed medicine, which did reduce pain and swelling. Which natural remedies keep this at bay? — J.S., Boulder, Colo.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Cold and flu season is a good time to review the risks of acetaminophen — the pain and fever reliever in Tylenol and many other over-the-counter medications. Billions of doses of acetaminophen are consumed safely every year, but deaths still occur...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Feb 20 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the
Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and
does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund is renewing its campaign to
split up PepsiCo Inc's snacks and...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Feb 11 (Reuters) - An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and
Drug Administration voted on Tuesday that there is not enough
evidence to show conclusively that the painkiller naproxen
carries a lower cardiac risk than other popular products.
The panel voted...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I recently had an attack of gout and my blood pressure went up. I take my blood pressure pills regularly. Are the two conditions related? Do drugs for hypertension cause gout?
A: Gout is caused by a buildup of a normal waste product called uric acid....