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Endometriosis Treatment Requires Trial and Error to Balance Benefits and Side Effects
Jillian Amodio got her period at 14. When she told her pediatrician that she was experiencing pain so severe she…
Can the Pain Without the Meds: 8 Non-Pharma Therapies
“When your whole body is a giant toothache, nothing fixes it,” observes Charley Pavlosky, 65, recalling the systemic pain that…
Acupuncture Can Help Alleviate Pain, Nausea, Insomnia and More
(While MedShadow.org primarily focuses on side effects of prescription drugs, we also like to highlight effective alternative therapies. Acupuncture appears…
6 Tips for Handling Kids’ Migraines
Here are some tips on getting started with a variety of relaxation techniques. You may want to do them with your child — parenting is stressful too!
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5 Ways to Fight Spring Allergies
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Tiny Needles, Big Relief: 4 Conditions Acupuncture Can Help
Acupuncture is part of traditional Chinese medicine and involves the insertion of thin needles into the skin. While traditional Chinese…
Quick Hits: Light Exercise and Hypertension, Using Acupuncture to Relieve Menopause Symptoms & More
Just 30 minutes of exercise a day can reduce blood pressure in older people who are overweight or obese almost…
About one out of three people that use complementary medicine – such as herbal remedies, acupuncture or yoga – do…
Smoking Cessation Medications
We all know that smoking can lead to major health issues and that it can worsen other medical conditions. Quitting…
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