WVU tests non-opioid implant to relieve chronic pain

MORGANTOWN — The Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute at WVU enrolled the first patient in a randomized clinical trial that will test the effectiveness of an injectable non-opioid, non-steroid micropellet to treat sciatica. This major milestone is part of an ongoing commitment to battle opioid addiction, according to a press release from WVU Medicine. The phase III […]

Christmas kitchen cures for common ailments – from tickly coughs to back pain

An oatmeal bath can alleviate the symptoms of eczema With Christmas upon us and GP surgeries and pharmacies shut for the holiday season, we explore homemade health hacks that can treat minor ailments… Hot water and honey for a tickly cough Trials show it’s more effective than over-the-counter cough remedies, so Public Health England (PHE) […]

Four New ‘Home Alone Again’ Shorts Bring Back Macaulay Culkin as Adult Kevin McCallister

In the weeks leading up to the biggest day in television advertising with the NFL’s Super Bowl 53, Google is certainly a frontrunner for some of the best advertising of the season. Earlier this week , the biggest company in tech officially kicked off their “Home Alone Again” campaign. Pushing their Google Assistant software and […]

Olivia Newton-John Is Recuperating from Cancer Treatments with Herbs and Cannabis: Source

Olivia Newton John is continuing to stay positive as she faces breast cancer. Last week, the 70-year-old Grease actress — who announced in 2017 that she had been diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer that had metastasized to her back — reassured fans that she was doing just fine after tabloid reports circulated claiming she […]

Cannabis extract relieves chronic pain minus the ‘high’

Researchers have pinpointed how cannabidiol, or CBD, can relieve pain safely without the side effects. In the wake of cannabis legalization in Canada, a team of scientists has delivered encouraging news for chronic pain sufferers by pinpointing the effective dose of marijuana plant extract cannabidiol for safe pain relief without the typical “high” or euphoria […]