This story, from Sept 19, 2002, can be found on HealthWorld Online. It is written by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer. “SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) – Thousands of Americans may unwittingly take toxic doses of acetaminophen, putting themselves at risk for serious liver damage, say federal scientists who are debating whether consumers need stiffer warnings about how to safely take the popular over-the-counter painkiller.”
Stronger Painkiller Warnings Possible is an article that talks about how painkillers may have new warning labels soon to prevent people from taking toxic doses.
The following link will take you to an article that discusses some new decisions that have been made in regards to educating the public about Chronic Pain. Article Click on the link to read the article.
The article found on Ob.Gyn.News states that continued use of depo-provera may have “an adverse effect on cardiovascular health”.
he following URLS lead to different articles on endometriosis. Recurrence of Endometriosis Associated with Hormone Replacement Therapy in a Woman Following Hysterectomy: http://www.obgyn.net/endo/articles/endo-hrt.htm Autoimmune Disease More Likely with Endometriosis: http://www.drbobmartin.com/2002k_02_26news03.html Results of SprayGel(TM) Adhesion Barrier System” http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/020301/nef012_1.html Fighting Scar Tissue in the OR: New Surgical Gel Reduces Risk of Adhesions Forming After Gynecologic Surgery : http://www.jnj.com/news_finance/457.htm Endometriosis & Dioxin: a Toxic Link?: http://www.menses.co.uk/tamponbad/endometriosis.htm Successful Pregnancies after Endo http://www.fertilitext.org/ubb/Forum20/HTML/000024.html World’s First Womb Transplant http://msn.thisislondon.co.uk/dynamic/news/top_story.html?in_review_id=515381