Posts Tagged "pain"

Medical Rewind – July 28th

Posted on Aug 14, 2014 in Chronic Disease, Heavy Metals

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. What’s up with pain? Is it merely evidence of a deficiency of aspirin, Tylenol and oxycontin? Or could it be that your body’s cells are trying to tell you something very important? Dr. Rashid Buttar is ready to talk about the reasons for pain in the body and what you can do to overcome it without harm. Could it be that you are really dealing with liver congestion and gall bladder blockage? Have you considered more adequate hydration with...

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Surge in Narcotic Prescriptions for Pregnant Women

Posted on Apr 30, 2014 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Doctors are prescribing opioid painkillers to pregnant women in astonishing numbers, new research shows, even though risks to the developing fetus are largely unknown. Of 1.1 million pregnant women enrolled in Medicaid nationally, nearly 23 percent filled an opioid prescription in 2007, up from 18.5 percent in 2000, according to a study published last week in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. That percentage is the largest to date of opioid prescriptions among pregnant women. Medicaid covers the medical expenses for 45 percent of births in the United States. The lead author, Rishi J....

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