3 rare skin diseases have been linked with acetaminophen (the primary ingredient in Tylenol and some other over-the-counter medicines) according to the FDA. The FDA does not recommend avoiding the product, but to be aware and report to your health care provider reactions such as rash or blisters after taking acetaminophen or products that include acetaminophen.
Most infants born with Prenatal Opioid Exposure (POE) look and seem completely unaffected – even those that go through withdrawal. A new meta-analysis shows that brain development and motor skills in children exposed to opioids in pregnancy lag behind other children significantly.
Health can be a finicky subject. So many times healthcare just seems logical — of course, a stronger pain reliever will work better to stop pain… but that’s not true. Of course it’s a good idea to use antibacterial soap to kill more germs… but that’s not true. And why…