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Finding the Best Bug Spray to Combat Zika and Other Viruses
Weighing the Risks & Benefits of Bug Spray Is it more helpful than harmful to use bug spray -- or vice versa? What you should know about DEET, Zika and natural alternatives to bug sprays,.
MedShadow Blog:
How Pharma Kickbacks & Marketing Hide the Truth About Drugs
How Pharma Kickbacks, Marketing Hide the Truth About Drugs Lawsuits filed by patients reveal how drugmakers use kickbacks to doctors and wrong information provided by sales reps at the expense of your safety.
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Need to Know: Alzheimer’s Drugs
Need to Know: Alzheimer's Drugs With no cure on the horizon, the best Alzheirmer's medications can do is slow the worsening of the condition. How safe are these drugs?
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8 Little-Known Facts About Sunscreen
8 Little-Known Facts About Sunscreen For instance, did you there is little evidence that sunscreen prevents skin cancer? Yes, we're surprised too.
Your Meds: Risks vs Benefits:
The Lowdown on NSAIDs for Pain
The Lowdown on NSAIDs for Pain An easy fix for a headache or an aching back is to take ibuprofen or good old aspirin, but what happens to your body if you overuse NSAIDs?
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4 Things to Know About PrEP for HIV Prevention
Three Things to Know About PrEP for HIV Prevention The PrEP regimen, which relies on taking the combination antiretroviral pill Truvada, can help prevent HIV. Here's what you should know about it.
MedShadow Blog:
Get Those Drugs Out of Your Medicine Cabinet
Medicind Life Hacks June is National Safety Month. Here are 5 life hacks that will change the way you handle and store your medications to keep you and your family safe.
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Shared decision-making about health care can mean greater patient satisfaction
doctor-discussing-slide The Affordable Care Act encourages shared decision-making about health care, knowing it can lead to better outcomes.
MedShadow Blog:
Be the Boss of Your Medicine
Be the Boss of Your Medicine Too many people have no idea when and how to take their meds. That's not OK. Serious drugs need serious management.