A new meta-analysis of over 3,000 studies finds that almost 400 medical practices are currently being used despite being ineffective. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: Hundreds of current medical practices may be ineffective

In the midst of the opioid crisis, scientists are searching for nonaddictive alternatives. Some have turned to a toxin present in certain sea creatures. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: How a lethal toxin might help in the opioid crisis

Doctors prescribe the two drugs guanfacine and Adderall for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which people more often call ADHD. These medications work in different ways and have different side effects. Learn about both here, how to take them, and which one may be more suitable. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: Guanfacine vs. Adderall:…

Acid, or LSD, is a drug that can cause hallucinations and feelings of euphoria. In this article, learn how long these effects last and how long the drug stays in the human body. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: How long is acid detectable in the body?

Vegetarians and vegans do not eat meat and fish. While many vegetarians choose to consume eggs and dairy products, vegans do not consume these animal byproducts. Strict vegans also avoid other products that come from animals, such as honey, leather goods, wool, silk, and tallow. Learn more here. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today:…

Humid weather can trigger asthma symptoms. This article discusses the link between humidity and asthma, treatments, and ways to prevent flares. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: How does humidity affect asthma?

Treatment options for multiple sclerosis (MS) flares include steroids. These can help reduce symptoms such as visual disturbances and weakness. Their effectiveness is relatively high. Learn more about steroids for MS here. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: What to know about steroids and MS

Spacers are plastic tubes that attach to the end of an inhaler. In this article, we discuss their benefits, how to use and clean them, and tips for using inhalers. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: How to use an inhaler with a spacer

Razor bumps can develop when a person shaves and the hair gets trapped beneath the skin. In this article, learn about how to get rid of razor bumps and prevent future ones from forming. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: How to treat razor bumps

Multiple sclerosis in children can cause weakness, tremors, and muscle spasms, among other symptoms, which treatments can reduce. Learn more about multiple sclerosis in children here. Source: New feed Link: Medical News Today: What to know about MS in children

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