• Dealing With Side Effects of Arthritis Medications
    Arthritis meds have side effects ranging from nausea and vomiting, to more serious ones like anemia and edema. How can you best manage these side effects? Read more >>

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Dealing With Side Effects of Arthritis Medications
Dealing With Side Effects of Arthritis Medications Arthritis meds have side effects ranging from nausea and vomiting, to more serious ones like anemia and edema. How can you best manage these side effects? Read more 
MedShadow Blog:
Weighing Risks and Benefits on an FDA Advisory Committee
Weighing Risks and Benefits on an FDA Advisory Committee More than 400 pages of medical research, 11 hours of testimony and a blizzard in March. Welcome to my first FDA Advisory hearing! Read more 
FDA Watch:
What Happens When an Approved Drug Isn’t That Effective?
Many drugs are approved that aren't all that effective in the "real world." Why is the FDA approving drugs that don't really work? Many drugs are approved that aren't all that effective in the "real world." Why is the FDA approving drugs that don't really work? Read more 
Your Meds: Risks vs Benefits:
Insomnia? Skip the Meds for Other Therapies Without Side Effects
Insomnia? Skip the Meds for Other Therapies Without Side Effects Many people with insomnia take drugs to sleep well. But long-term relief may come through cognitive behavioral therapy, which doesn't have any side effects. Read more 
MedShadow TV:
Episode 18: Adult-Onset Asthma
A new study that reveals an overdiagnosis of asthma. Is it possible you've been misdiagnosed? How would you know? Read more