News Scan 6/11/19

This week in side effect news:

 

PPI’s

Previcid, Nexium increase heart disease risk with long- term use even at low doses.  80% of PPI prescriptions unnecessary. H2 blockers are safer.

 

CBD Oil

Somewhat legal, known health impacts, totally unregulated, use with caution.

 

E-Cigs

Turns out inhaling anything but air into your lungs is not a good thing.

 

How to Critically Read Health News

Much health news is exaggerated to make a good story. Read this story and don’t be misled by overly positive headlines.

 


Suzanne B. Robotti

Suzanne B. Robotti

Suzanne Robotti founded MedShadow Foundation in 2012. Learn more about Su and her mission.


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