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Sleep Basics: OTC Antihistamines

Many over-the-counter (OTC) medications used for insomnia have primary effects on the H1 receptor. At this receptor, these medications serve as an antagonist; hence the name… 584 more words

Mental Health

Bad science: "If you use Benadryl, Paxil, Dramamine it's REALLY time to stop"


Author’s Conclusion:

The author of the article did not express any form of conclusion, so for this section the conclusion of the study sited in the article will be used. 318 more words

Student Blog

Straight, No Chaser: Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite!

There’s nothing pleasant in talking about bedbugs, but’s it is even worse to have to deal with them, so let’s get you some information to help you prevent and address these bug bites. 545 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

My ZzzQuil Experience

This month, Influenster gave me the opportunity to try and review ZzzQuil.  I’m a fan of sleep and everything around it.  In my college days, I used to rely on things like NyQuil and Benadryl to get a good night’s sleep.   566 more words



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Brains sitting still

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If inactive, see nursing home spots.

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Certain Over-The-Counter Medications Could Increase Risk Of Dementia

PITTSBURGH (CBS) — There is growing evidence to suggest the long-term use of some very common over-the-counter medicines — from pain relievers, cold and allergy treatments, even some sleep aids — may increase your risk of dementia. 758 more words


Influenster Sends ZzzQuil -A Sleep Aid Sample

Arrived this morning as a free sample from Influenster (the consumer product survey and test market company) a little late for the 4th of July fireworks sounding like open warfare all night long, the makers of NyQuil have produced a new version of a gel cap called ZzzQuil (Vicks). 195 more words