Chiropractic to help reduce spending on costly diagnostic imaging: CCA The Canadian chiropractic profession wants to help provinces streamline its medical imaging policy by helping reduce unnecessary yet costly medical imaging, particularly for low back pain.
Preemie study sparks debate on research risk disclosures A major controversy has erupted over what sounds like a straightforward question: How much should patients be told about the potential risks before they're enrolled in certain kinds of medical research?
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Amid lawsuits, U.S. drug maker adds safety warnings on Tylenol caps Bottles of Tylenol sold in the U.S. will soon bear red warnings alerting users to the potentially fatal risks of taking too much of the popular pain reliever. The unusual step comes amid a growing number of lawsuits and pressure from the U.S. federal government that could have widespread ramifications for a medicine taken by millions of people every day.
Study finds gender affects risk of RSI A recent study by the Institute for Work and Health suggests gender may be a contributing factor to the risk of work-related repetitive strain injury, particularly in certain sectors.