Category: Medications

The Link between Nerve Damage and Statin Drugs

Posted by Dr. John

Spending on cholesterol-lowering drugs like statins increased by $160 million in 2010, for a total spending of nearly $19 billion ...

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Prince’s Death Reveals How Dangerous Opioids Are For Pain Control

Posted by Dr. John

When Prince reached out to Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a California-based chronic pain and addiction specialist, Kornfeld wasn’t immediately available to ...

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Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics May Cause Permanent Nerve Damage

Posted by Dr. John

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a warning that fluoroquinolone antibiotics, taken by mouth or injection, carry ...

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