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In this Q and A, UH pediatrician Douglas Hackenberg, MD, answers three often-asked questions about how much of this common over-the-counter medicine is appropriate for which ages.
Do you take over-the-counter medicine for heartburn? If you’re taking antacids or H2 blockers more than once a week to ease your pain, there may be a better, long-term solution for your symptoms.
Detox diets, regimens and supplements are supposed to rid your body of toxins acquired from food, lifestyle or the environment. But what does the research say about detoxes and cleanses? Are these methods and supplements safe?
Six simple solutions to give your baby teething pain relief without using any medicine -- either prescribed or over-the-counter.
If you pull a muscle while running, are experiencing menstrual cramps or have a killer headache, you’re likely to reach for an ibuprofen pill, such as Advil or Motrin, to reduce the inflammation and quash the pain. When taken correctly,...
Each year, medicines given to help children send many to the emergency room instead. Reduce your child's risk for dangerous drug side effects by steering clear of these products.
Older adults who take a number of prescription and over-the-counter medicines have to be careful -- not only about the way the drugs interact, but how the foods they eat can affect the medications' effectiveness.