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Study Links Drug Maker Gifts for Doctors to More Overdose Deaths

WASHINGTON — A new study offers some of the strongest evidence yet of the connection between the marketing of opioids to doctors and the nation’s addiction epidemic. It found that counties where opioid manufacturers offered a large number of gifts and payments to doctors had more overdose deaths involving the drugs than counties where direct-to-physician… Read More »

Do NOT put parsley in your vagina! Doctors make warning after 'irresponsible' Marie Claire article

Do NOT put parsley or other vegetables in your vagina, doctors warn after ‘irresponsible’ article claiming the herb can be used to induce a PERIOD The article referred to parsley as an emmenagogue which can induce periods It has been used in the past for at-home abortions, sometimes with fatal ends  Doctors have said there… Read More »