Advil + Tylenol Better Than Opioids for Dental Pain

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Over-the-counter ibuprofen and acetaminophen provide better relief for dental pain than prescription opioids and are less likely to cause side effects, researchers say. “What we know is that prescribing narcotics should be a last resort,” said study co-author Anita Aminoshariae, an associate professor at Case Western Reserve University’s…

Exercise Your Blues Away

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Regular exercise can reduce your risk of depression, no matter what your age or where you live, research suggests. In a new study, an international team of researchers analyzed data from 49 studies that included nearly 267,000 people in North America, Europe and Oceania. The study participants did…

Stop Burnout in Its Tracks

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Finding the right work-life balance isn’t easy. For many people, 9 to 5 has stretched to 9 to 7 — or longer. And responsibilities can start much earlier in the day, especially for those with kids to corral in the morning. Burnout is nothing new — it was…

Obese Men Suffer 'Weight Stigma,' Too

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — It’s a long-held stereotype that men are less self-conscious about their weight than women. But a new study reveals that obese men are just as likely as women to be mistreated and stigmatized by others due to their excess pounds. Two out of five men surveyed said they’ve…