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Non-Aspirin Pain Killers

Non-Aspirin Pain Killers

This post is the fifth, and final, in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at non-Aspirin pain killers and conclusion. Ibuprofen, which includes products such as Advil, Motrin and Nuprin, has been…

Aspirin and Heart Attacks

Aspirin and Heart Attacks

This post is the fourth in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at Aspirin and heart attacks. A study by the Physicians Health Group concluded that an aspirin a day was an…

Aspirin and Bleeding

Aspirin and Bleeding

This post is the third in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at Aspirin and bleeding. Every aspirin that is taken causes a small amount of bleeding. A microscope will show that…

Aspirin’s Side Effects

Aspirin’s Side Effects

This post is the second in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at some of Aspirin’s side effects. Besides carrying a chemical message, prostaglandins also maintain a protective lining in the stomach.…

Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous?

Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous?

This post is the first in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a brief introduction to Aspirin. Aspirin, one of the first drugs to come into common usage, is probably the most widely used…

Low Back Pain Treatment

Low Back Pain Treatment

If you are walking around with low back pain, then you realize it is not a stroll in the park, often resulting in pain ranging from constant to debilitating. Low back pain, sometimes in the form of a herniated disc or sometimes more generalized, can be an ongoing lifelong problem. Many people just decide to live with the pain. At…

Neck Pain

Neck Pain

It is that time of the year – spring has arrived, plans for graduations, and final exams. Exam time is an understandably stressful time for students. While there is often an emphasis on the importance of diet and exercise during this time, students may find themselves also mindful of their posture. They realize prolonged sitting and studying can be painful.…

Hales Corners Chiropractor

Hales Corners Chiropractor

Located in Milwaukee County, the Village of Hales Corners is nestled among four cities from each compass point—Greenfield to the north, Greendale to the east, Franklin to the south, and New Berlin to the west.  The residents of Hales Corners know of their best-kept secret.  They have access to the highway headed towards Milwaukee or Chicago or Madison.  In their…