Current Health News

November 14, 2013 - Issue 2644


Pyrethroids: This Common Insecticides May Be Linked to Kids' Behavior Problems

Insecticide

November 14, 2013

It's slathered onto children, sprayed into cupboards, and lathered onto pets everywhere. But it may be exposing your family to neurological, immune and reproductive damage. The good news: it's easy to avoid - just stop buying products with these 4 letters on the label...

Risk of Depression Increased by Long-Term Use of Prescription Painkillers

Painkillers

November 14, 2013

Using these prescription painkillers for as little as three months may significantly increase your risk of developing depression.