Drinking alcohol while taking Percocet can lead to serious interactions that can be fatal. Learn about the symptoms and when to call for emergency help. Mixing alcohol and Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen) can have dangerous consequences. Both Percocet and alcohol limit coordination, slow breathing, and can lead to liver damage. When taken together, these risks are even greater. Additionally,
Intracranial hypotension is a condition in which pressure or volume in the brain cavity is below normal levels due to low levels of cerebrospinal fluid. Intracranial hypotension is a medical condition in which pressure or volume in the brain cavity is below normal levels due to low cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) levels. CSF is a clear, thick liquid that supports and cushions the brain and spinal cord.
Is a Vasectomy Reversible? Roe v. Wade News Prompts Questions
Learn about how vasectomy reversals work and why more people are considering this procedure. Key TakeawaysOnline search traffic about vasectomies has spiked in the days following a Supreme Court threat to abortion access.One of the questions people want to know: Are vasectomies reversible?While vasectomies should be treated as permanent,
With J&J Vaccine Restrictions, Experts Say We Need More Options Beyond mRNA
The FDA restricted the use of J&J COVID-19 vaccines for certain people, but health experts say it's essential to have more than just mRNA vaccine options. Key TakeawaysThe FDA recently limited its use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine. It is only authorized for certain people. Experts say the J&J vaccine can benefit people allergic to mRNA vaccines like Pfizer or Moderna and people with
FDA Approves the First Nonstimulant Medication for Adults With ADHD in 20 Years
This FDA approval opens up non-addictive medication options for adults with ADHD. Key TakeawaysFor the first time in 20 years, the FDA has approved a nonstimulant drug to treat adults with ADHD. It was long assumed that most children may outgrow the condition, but many don’t, though it may present differently in adults. The