Paxil Harmful to Children?

Paxil Harmful to Children? FDA Issues Safety Warning Regarding Paxil Medication The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reviewing reports of a possible increased risk of suicidal thinking and suicide attempts in children and adolescents under the age of 18 treated with the drug Paxil for major depressive disorder (MDD). Paxil is approved for use…

Acupuncture for Nausea Caused by Chemotherapy Study

Acupuncture to Reduce Nausea during Chemotherapy Treatment of Rheumatic Diseases. Author: Josefson A, Kreuter M. Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden. Objective. To study if acupuncture, combined with ondansetron treatment, reduces nausea and vomiting associated with cyclophosphamide infusion in patients with rheumatic diseases. Methods. Thirty-nine patients were treated with acupuncture…