Arrow Brand Medicated Oil: Good, Bad or Dangerous?

If you are using Arrow Brand Medicated Oil which claims that it can treat several health conditions such as gas, coughs and colds, headache, colic, aches, pain, and influenza, you might want to stop using it because it is potentially dangerous to your health.

According to the FDA, the Arrow Brand Medicated Oil & Embrocation (known as Aceite Medicinal La Flecha in Spanish and 箭嘜驅風油 in Mandarin) contains methyl salicylate and camphor which are poisonous when ingested.

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Accutane Side Effects: Hair Loss, Liver Damage, Crohn’s Disease

Accutane Side Effects: Hair Loss, Liver Damage, Crohn’s Disease. Don’t let your desire to have an acne-free face blind you from the possible side effects of whatever anti-acne medication you are taking. For instance, Accutane, an anti-acne medication manufactured by Roche is listed by Drug Watch to have the following side effects:

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Best Health Care Insurance Plans in America?

Best Health Insurance Plans in America. Wondering about the best health care insurance plans in the United States? Here’s a ranking from the US News and World Report.

According to the magazine, the ranking is based on “data collected and analyzed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, managed care’s major accrediting and standards-setting body. Scores of 0 to 100 reflect member satisfaction, success relative to other plans in preventing and treating illness, and NCQA accreditation.”

Best Commercial Plans
1 Harvard Pilgrim Health Care (HMO/POS) Mass., Maine 91.1
2 Harvard Pilgrim Health Care of New England (HMO/POS) N.H. 90.2
3 Tufts Associated Health Maintenance Organization (HMO/POS) Mass., N.H., R.I. 89.9
4 Grand Valley Health Plan (HMO) Mich. 89.4
5 Capital Health Plan (HMO) Fla. 89.0
6 Geisinger Health Plan (HMO/POS) Pa. 88.6
7 Fallon Community Health Plan (HMO/POS) Mass. 88.0
8 Health New England (HMO/POS) Conn., Mass. 87.9
9 CIGNA HealthCare of New Hampshire (HMO/POS) N.H. 87.7
10 Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin (HMO) Wis. 87.6

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