Before you reach for an over-the-counter (OCT) pain reliever to treat your headache or sore back, review your options. While these drugs are generally safe, they also have a number of side effects.
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory inhibitors (NSAIDs)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory inhibitors, such as ibuprofen, aspirin and naproxen, relieve pain and [...]
What goes into a surgeon’s decision to operate -- or to recommend an alternative treatment option?
Two UCLA-led studies published online May 18 by the peer-reviewed Annals of Surgery sought to answer that question. The upshot is: It might depend as much on [...]
By Enrique Rivero • May 24, 2016
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