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Alarming Side Effects of 7 Popular Prescription Drugs

Legal prescription drugs ... Many people take them, many don’t read the endless side effects warnings that seem to go on forever in “mouse type” on the labels and accompanying info sheets. Perhaps the…

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How Grapefruit Affects Prescription Drugs

Does grapefruit particularly help people lose weight? If someone eats half of a grapefruit three times a day before each meal for a couple months, they may lose about two pounds — but that's no mor…

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How to Treat ADHD Without Drugs

Every year in the United States doctors write 20 million prescriptions for stimulants like Ritalin for kids with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Every year the number of prescriptions rises,…

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Does Tylenol Help Or Hurt You?

When most people think of Tylenol (acetaminophen), they consider it a gentle pain reliever -- safe enough for their children to take. Here's the reality: Every year acetaminophen is the reason for ove…

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I had no idea that pepper was so beneficial!

it was ok except tomatoes;squirrels ate about $30.00 worth of plants,I hate them

not to mention animal products... like how 1/2 colgate tube is pure beef, so halal muslims & po…

Thank You for the reminder! I agree with Karen P.'s comment - my other half just can't resist our do…