Opioid Overprescription for Migraines

Opioid overprescription in the United States presents numerous questions for research. Demographic and economic factors related to those patients receiving a large number of opioids for relatively minor pain conditions … Continue Reading →

plastic and your kids’ food

Bisphenol-A (BPA) is widely used in infant and water bottles and in plastic food packaging, and is suspected to be an endocrine disrupting chemical (EDC). EDCs can cause changes in … Continue Reading →

breast cancer screening: whom to believe?

In 2012 alone there were 24 articles published in different medical journals debating the value of breast cancer screening. The United States Preventive Services Task Force, which despite its name … Continue Reading →