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How Safe Are Topical NSAIDs Like Voltaren Gel?

FDA's warning on doctor-prescribed topical NSAIDs like Voltaren Gel is scary. Are gels as dangerous as oral NSAIDs like ibuprofen or naproxen?

Joe Graedon - April 27, 2023

Cortisone Injections Can Have Devastating Effects

Joe Graedon - December 22, 2022

Spinal Manipulation Can Ease Low Back Pain

Terry Graedon - November 24, 2022

Does Acupuncture Safely Relieve Back Pain During Pregnancy?

Terry Graedon - October 31, 2022

Can NSAIDs for Pain Harm Your Kidneys?

Joe Graedon - May 16, 2022

Is Magnesium a Miracle Mineral?

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Terry Graedon - May 9, 2022

Should You Take Turmeric to Ease Pain?

Readers report great results using turmeric to ease pain. Before you start swallowing pills, though, be aware of possible side effects.

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Joe Graedon - January 3, 2022

How To Stop Duloxetine (Cymbalta) Without Withdrawal Symptoms

Millions of people take antidepressants for anxiety, arthritis, depression, nerve pain or fibromyalgia. Are they told how to stop duloxetine?