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Treating Gout With Pain Killers – The Dangers of NSAIDs in Treating Gout Pain

Treating gout with pain killers is common among gout sufferers. And by far the most popular are those in the group known as NSAIDs. NSAIDs stands for ‘non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs’ and include drugs such as ibuprofen, diclofenac, and naproxen. They are widely prescribed for treating gout pain and can be quite effective in reducing the… Read More »

Be Aware of the Types of Sleep Apnea and Their Dangers

Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder where there is a 10 second or longer interval in between each breath. In order to be considered apneic there must also be a neurological arousal, which is a change in EEG frequency of more than 3 seconds, and/or the blood oxygen must be desaturated by 3-4{0ad59209ba3ce7f48e71d4a0dc628eee9b107ea7079661ded2b3bda89b047a8b} or more.… Read More »

Pain Relief – 7 Risks, Dangers and Warnings If You Take Painkillers – From a Nurse

If you’re taking painkillers right now for a recent injury or other trauma for pain relief or if you have other acute or chronic pain that you’re taking them for here are a few risks, dangers and warnings I want to pass on to you about over-the-counter and opioid or narcotic painkillers. Plus what happened… Read More »