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Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Interventional cardiologist Leslie Cho, MD, answers this one about NSAIDs.
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Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” An orthopaedic surgeon answers this one about rub-on pain relievers.
You may want to consider adding topical pain relievers such as creams, ointments, lotions, patches and rubs to your pain relief arsenal. These over-the-counter products can ease arthritis aches without the potential side effects of pills.
Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Gastroenterologist Brian Kirsh, MD, fields this question about ulcers.
For a decade, researchers have been concerned about how the arthritis drug celecoxib would affect the heart compared to two other drugs that are commonly prescribed for the condition. A new study shows that these concerns were unwarranted.
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If you check your medicine cabinet right now, there’s a good chance you’ll find over-the-counter pain relievers. Before you seek relief, know your risks — and what will work best for you.