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Pharma Owners Accused of Lying About OxyContin

The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma directed attempts to play down the dangers of the opioid painkiller, suggest previously undisclosed documents included in a court filing by the attorney general of Massachusetts. The filing includes emails and other internal Purdue communications that mention the Sackler family. It’s the first evidence that appears to… Read More »

What to know about oxycodone

Oxycodone is a type of pain-relieving medication that doctors may prescribe to help people manage moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone is an opiate (narcotic) analgesic. Opiate analgesics change how the brain and central nervous system respond to pain. These chemical changes stop a person from feeling pain in the same way as they did. This… Read More »

Quinn on Nutrition | What about Magnesium? – Monterey County Herald

My recent column on nutrient supplements brought a few letters from readers. David L. from Lincoln, Nebraska (Go Big Red!) wrote. “I thoroughly enjoyed your article about supplements/nutrition. I do have one suggestion which needs to be passed on to the public!  You wrote about calcium and vitamin D; however, you did not mention the necessary… Read More »

4 Facts About Age-Related Hearing Loss

4 Facts About Age-Related Hearing Loss 4 Facts About Age-Related Hearing Loss : As human beings get older, our bodies have the tendency to break down somewhat. It’s nearly impossible to avoid this entirely, as the vitality and resilience of youth diminish. This is true as it relates to our senses, like our vision and hearing.… Read More »