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    8 Scary Food-Drug Interactions

    Here, some food-drug pairings to avoid altogether, and one that’s a perfect match.

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    9 Types of Medications That Can Lead to Chronic Fatigue

    Are your meds making you feel weak and tired? Here's a checklist of drugs that could be the cause of that weak, tired feeling.

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    10 Drugs That May Cause Memory Loss

    Are you having trouble remembering things? One of these meds may be the problem

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    Surprising Good Side Effects of Your Meds

    Here are eight drugs that offer unique health perks.

    What Drug Works for Urinary Incontinence?

    There's no easy answer, because treatments must be individualized, especially with older patients.

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    Common Painkillers Boost Risk of Second Heart Attack

    Have you had a heart attack? If so, beware of using popular painkillers like Advil or Celebrex — you may increase your risk of a second heart attack.

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    Supplements to Take in Your 50s, 60s and 70s

    Get an edge on osteoporosis, heart disease, even cancer, with the right vitamins

    Your Questions

    Should I Keep Taking Fosamax for My Osteoporosis?

    Are the prescription drugs known as bisphosphonates — such as Actonel, Boniva, Fosamax and Reclast — the right approach to treating osteoporosis?

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    Can the Estrogen I Apply to My Skin Spread to My Baby Granddaughter?

    Pharmacist Armon B. Neel Jr. answers a question about the esterodial gel Elestrin, a menopause hormone.

    Hospitals across the country are facing a shortage of available medicine for patients.

    Should I Start Taking a Statin?

    If you're older and don't have coronary artery disease, you probably shouldn't be taking statins. Take a look at some of the top risks.

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