Health-care providers say CDC’s opioid guidelines are harming pain patients

More than 300 health-care experts told the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday that the agency’s landmark guidelines for the use of opioids against chronic pain are harming patients who suffer from long-term pain and benefit from the prescription narcotics. The health-care providers, including three former U.S. drug czars, said the CDC recommendation of […]

The True Story of a Poodle Named After a Noodle”

Poor Teddy is the true story of a poodle named after a noodle! If you enjoy sweet rhymes, cute illustrations, and heartwarming lessons about kindness and belonging, then you’ll love the story of Poor Teddy! Poor Teddy: The True Story of a Poodle Named After a Noodle by Lisa DePriest is a 44-page, full-color hardcover […]

Alabama judge allows man to sue clinic on behalf of aborted fetus

Anti-abortion activists are pressing “fetal rights” in state legislatures and in litigation. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Washington Post) An Alabama has recognized the legal rights of an aborted fetus, allowing a man whose girlfriend ended her pregnancy at six weeks to sue the manufacturer of the pill she used and the clinic that gave it to […]

Thinking about rhinoplasty? – Harvard Health Blog

A rhinoplasty, or nose job, is surgery performed to alter the way your nose functions and looks. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, nearly 220,000 rhinoplasties are performed yearly, making this the most common facial plastic surgery procedure. Rhinoplasty can simultaneously help you improve breathing and achieve a more balanced appearance. Is rhinoplasty […]