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Insys opioid reps rapped about boosting scripts by putting docs on the gravy train

An up-tempo rap about boosting prescriptions wouldn’t seem out of place at your average pharmaceutical sales meeting. But the video federal prosecutors played Wednesday in the racketeering trial of Insys founder John Kapoor, which focused on the company’s opioid spray Subsys, certainly turned heads. “I got new patients and I got a lot of ‘em,”… Read More »

Are You Concerned About Your Balance?

Many older people fall and are injured. Many other are afraid of falling but do not have an action plan to decrease their risk. There is solution. It is Tai chi.   A detailed analysis in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society confirmed that there was a 40% reduction in falls within six months… Read More »

What Can I Do About Sweating?

I’m 14 and I sweat constantly. I never had a sweating problem before. Is there anything I can do?– Kara* Though it can be embarrassing, sweating — even lots of sweating — is usually normal. One of the many physical changes of puberty is that the body’s 2 to 4 million sweat glands become much more… Read More »