Anyone using opioids is at risk of abusing these medications. Don't ignore signs of harmful or illegal use. Taking action could save a loved one's life.
Child abuse includes physical, sexual, emotional and medical abuse, as well as neglect. Learn about signs, risk factors, how to get help, and prevention.
Learn about this common skin condition that causes red, scaly, itchy patches and how you can combine medications with self-care habits to manage it.
Most people on opioid medications need to stop as soon as possible to prevent long-term health risks. Find out how to taper safely and manage symptoms.
A mental condition in which excessive, ongoing worry interferes with regular activities.
Some bacteria and other germs are resistant to most types of antibiotics and medications that treat them. Find out the risks and how to prevent infections.
This complicated disorder amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Medications, therapy and exercise can help.
Diuretics and gout can be related because the medication may raise uric acid in your blood. It's usually possible to avoid this side effect, though.
Medications can lower a fever, but sometimes it's better left untreated. Fever may play a key role in helping your body fight off a number of infections.
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