Category Archives: Health Warning

2015, and What the New Year Means for Dentistry

A look ahead at the most important issues facing the profession It’s time to look ahead in 2015 and see what issues are going to be the most important for dental professionals across the U.S. This year, two big issues … Continue reading

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Neck Pain? Try More Than One Option, Together

“Combination therapy” could be the best answer for long-term relief A study based on 169 men and women with common neck pain recommends not one but two different forms of treatment used together as the best option for overall relief, … Continue reading

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Adverse Events With Cosmetic Skin Procedures Rare

Overall incidence was 0.24 percent Some of the most common cosmetic dermatology procedures, including laser, other forms of energy and injection therapy, have been found to have little, if any, adverse events related to them according to a recent analysis … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Pain: 19 Percent of Americans Deal With Daily Chronic Pain

Survey outlines landscape of pain from across the country A new survey published in the October issue of the Journal of Pain found that almost one out of five Americans struggle with “significant and debilitating” chronic pain on a daily … Continue reading

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For Teething Pain, No Lidocaine

FDA warns against using prescription lidocaine for teething infants and childrenĀ  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning against the use of prescription oral viscous lidocaine 2 percent solution to treat infants and children with teething pain. They’ve … Continue reading

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