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Study: 'Concerning' trend in treatment of back pain

More patients are popping strong prescription pain killers rather than opting for more conservative treatments like stretching, exercise, using heating pads or Tylenol.

Tuesday - 07/30/2013, 08:26am EDT

Tags: back pain, Johns Hopkins, Harvard, megan cloherty,

Taking too many NSAIDs could cause heart trouble

To many people, they are wonder drugs, but a class of common painkillers can do real damage when used to excess.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 04:39am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, ibuprofen, medicine, Washington Hospital Center, Stuart Seides