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IBS rescue

Probiotics once again prove they can relieve IBS symptoms. In Medscape is a recent 4 week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial comparing a placebo to multispecies probiotics. The probiotics won effective for global relief of IBS symptoms as well as … Continue reading

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Hurt feelings or a hurt liver?

Did someone hurt your feelings? The latest Tylenol recommendations are to pop some liver-killing acetaminophen. UCLA found that if you throw chemicals at hurt feelings you feel better than people who took the placebo. Did you know that acetaminophen is … Continue reading

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Chronic pain in children soars

Chronic pain in children has gone skyrockets with an increase of 831% between 2004 to 2010. Interestingly, girls outpaced the boys at about 2 ½ to 1 and the average patient was a white girl about 14 years old with … Continue reading

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