Regulator warns of recall of Tixylix cough medicine

“Parents urged to check children’s medicines after plastic contaminated some batches,” the Daily Mirror has reported. Several similar headlines in The Independent and on BBC News have highlighted a product recall for Tixylix cough syrup, which is available over the counter at pharmacies. Some bottles of the product may contain pieces of plastic due to […]

Questioning Medicine on Routine Pelvic Exams

(MedPage Today) — Andrew Buelt, DO, and Joe Weatherly, DO, a pair of family medicine residents, regularly offer their views on issues confronting clinicians in Questioning Medicine, a podcast. Here, Buelt, gives his take on the ACP’s new guidance on routine pelvic exams. MedPage Today OB/Gyn

10 Tips to Make Food Your Medicine

Eating whole, natural foods can keep you out of the doctor’s office, looking great and feeling great. Make food your medicine…… Source: Mark Dilworth, BA, PES Her Fitness Hut No visits yet The post 10 Tips to Make Food Your Medicine appeared first on Her Fitness Hut. Her Fitness Hut

News from the Annals of Internal Medicine, Jan. 14, 2014

1. Panel at odds over newly released blood pressure guidelinesPanel members explain why they voted against raising systolic blood pressure targetsSome panel members are speaking out against the decision to raise the threshold at which older adults begin taking medication to control their blood pressure. Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today