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Using morphine after tonsillectomy in children should be avoided


27 Jan, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Using morphine for children when they undergo surgeries is a very risky decision, as ibuprofen is as safe as morphine and much more suited for children, a new study finds. The study will likely change how doctors treat the pain following childhood surgeries for kids, as the use of morphine…

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Delivery rooms may offer novel pain killer option


23 Jan, 2015 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
A Minnesota birthing center is offering a new pain killer option for moms in labor, but instead of another drug, the center uses laughing gas. Laughing gas is getting reintroduced in the U.S. as a self-administered pain control for labor pains, and expecting mothers have mentioned some of the benefits…