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5 Common Drug Reactions That Affect the Skin
5 Common Drug Reactions That Affect the Skin Skin reactions are the most common side effects seen with medications. Find out about the kinds of reactions, what drugs may cause them and what to do. Read more 
FDA Watch:
When an FDA Drug Approval is a Bad Decision
Did politics override science when the FDA approved a drug for Duchenne's? Read more >> The FDA's approval this week of a new drug with weak trial data for muscular dystrophy was based on public pressure rather than sound science. Read more 
MedShadow Blog:
5 Common Drug Classes for Seniors to Avoid
5 Common Drug Classes for Seniors to Avoid More than 30 medications and drugs classes are potentially inappropriate for seniors given that their risks outweigh their benefits. Read more 
First Person:
How Antidepressants Robbed Me of a Year of My Life
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Need to Know:
Need To Know: Nootropics
Need To Know: Nootropics If you haven't heard this buzzword yet, you will. Nootropics are becoming increasing popular among students, athletes and execs as 'brain drugs.' Read more 
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4 Foods That Can Mess With Your Meds
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The Pill That Steals Lives: One Woman’s Harrowing Journey With Antidepressants
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Ick! Head Lice
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FDA Watch:
Where Clinton and Trump Stand on Health Care Issues
Where Clinton and Trump Stand on Health Care Issues Find out more about where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on key health care issues, such as rising drug costs and mental health reform. Read more 
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Episode 5: Pot Research

MedShadowTV: Pot Research

Su Robotti: Hi, I’m Su Robotti and I’m the founder of MedShadow. Our content manager is Jonathan Block. Today, we’re going to talk to you about why pot research is important to your life. And the reason the topic has even come up is because this week President Obama has Continue Reading →