Current Health News

February 5, 2015 - Issue 3092


Prescription Painkillers Lack Evidence of Safety and Effectiveness for Long-Term Use

Prescription Painkillers Lack Evidence of Safety and Effectiveness for Long-Term Use

February 5, 2015

Ranks #1 for deaths from drug overdoses... 46 deaths each and every day in the U.S. It quickly escalates to hardcore illegal drugs. And despite the number of people who use them for years on end, there's a striking lack of evidence showing long-term safety. Why risk it?

How Your Brain Stores Trivial Memories, Just in Case

Trivial Memories

February 5, 2015

Information that seems unimportant may be recalled at a later date if the right circumstances, namely your emotions, are involved.