imagine this assessment really “pissed” off “big-pharma” and the AMA… could shrink their profit$$$$$

…I imagine this assessment really “pissed” off “big-pharma” and the AMA… could shrink their profit$$$$$

Acupuncture found to be an effective treatment for vascular dementia

When people talk about dementia, one of the first things that come to mind is Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Indeed, AD is one of the most common neurodegenerative disorders (over five million people in the U.S. have it), but there are other forms of dementia – like, for instance, vascular dementia.For the uninitiated, vascular dementia refers to impaired reasoning, planning, judgment, and memory (as well as other thought processes) following brain damage caused by restricted blood flow to the brain…
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‘Harmless’ painkillers like ibuprofen now linked to huge increase in risk of sudden heart attack

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen and diclofenac were associated with increased odds of cardiac arrest, according to a recent study. Researchers at the Copenhagen University in Denmark examined patient data from the Danish Cardiac Arrest Registry and identified 3, 376 patients who took a painkiller 30 days before the health incident. Ibuprofen was the most commonly used painkiller in this cohort at 51 percent, followed by diclofenac at 22 percent. Research data …
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