Opioids No Better Than Over-The-Counter Pain Meds, Study FindsIn patients with stubborn back aches or hip or knee arthritis, opioids worked no better than over-the-counter drugs or other nonopioids at reducing problems with walking or sleeping.
FDA: Aleve Safer Than Rival Pain Relievers A Food and Drug Administration review posted online Tuesday said naproxen -- the key ingredient in Aleve and dozens of other generic pain pills -- may have a lower risk of heart attack and stroke.
Lawrence Foster, J&J Exec During Tylenol Poisonings, Dies At 88Lawrence Foster, a former Johnson & Johnson executive who helped steer the health care giant through the Tylenol poisonings in the early 1980s, has died at the age of 88.
WCBS 880 Presents ‘Living Green’ Episode 4: Struggling With Flooding, Runoff In New JerseyThere have been six major floods since Gov. Chris Christie was elected in 2009, the Sierra Club of New Jersey's Jeff Titel told WCBS 880's Wayne Cabot.
L.I. Doctor Weighs In On Alarming New Federal Painkiller Abuse StatisticsFederal statistics reveal that treatment for prescription painkiller abuse has skyrocketed a whopping 430 percent over the last decade.
Thousands Of Tylenol Bottles On Recall ListNew Jersey-based Johnson & Johnson was recalling about 128,000 bottles of Tylenol pills after consumers complained about a musty and moldy odor.
Tylenol Recall - July 8