Archive for November, 2010

Limiting the Side Effects of Steroid Overuse

[ 0 ] November 29, 2010 |
Limiting the Side Effects of Steroid Overuse

Though most people would consider the abuse of steroids reckless behavior where the risks are not worth the benefits, it is not just athletes who abuse these powerful drugs. Amongst patients using corticosteroids, overuse of steroids is a common problem.

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A Call for Banning Bans on Alcohol and Other Poisons of Choice

[ 0 ] November 21, 2010 |
A Call for Banning Bans on Alcohol and Other Poisons of Choice

Even though history, including modern history, has shown that bans on mind altering substances are rarely effective, governing bodies around the world still attempt to use such techniques in an effort to eliminate the problems associated with substance abuse.

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Ensuring Old Drugs Do Not Cause New Problems

[ 0 ] November 14, 2010 |
Ensuring Old Drugs Do Not Cause New Problems

Although we continue to get better at managing much of the waste we generate, when it comes to managing drug waste, we are rather behind in this respect. Given that trace amounts of these drugs can have profound effects on health, it is time that we changed this.

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The Antiviral, Antibacterial And Inflammation Fighting Health Benefits Of Silver

[ 0 ] November 7, 2010 |
The Antiviral, Antibacterial And Inflammation Fighting Health Benefits Of Silver

Though silver has been perceived as having medicinal properties since ancient times, it was only a few of those properties that were in fact real. In modern medicine, however, researchers are finding important medical benefits from the use of silver.

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