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Over 70,000 children per year take painkillers, other drugs and end up in the ER, CDC says
Despite concerns, experts say it's possible to take the medications safely—at recommended doses.
Many expensive medical tools are valuable but arguably overused.
Science takes doctors only so far. Then treatment becomes a judgment call.
Risk-taking teens, and diets tips for diabetics
Study detects hazardous substances underfoot, even some banned decades ago
Popular remedy causes a loss in smell, but should we also worry about unknown risks in other remedies?
Close is not good enough as lookalikes to expensive medicines can offer unsafe variations.
Available in Mexico but not in U.S., it could make ICU stays unnecessary, study suggests
Study finds vets at higher risk of aggressive recurrence only 8 months after surgery