Adam Marcus

Mood drug no help for smoking cessation in prison study

01 Jan 2013

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The addition of the antidepressant nortriptyline to conventional smoking cessation therapy didn't improve the chances of longterm success among male prisoners, Australian researchers have found.

Omega-3s may not protect against faulty heart rhythm

01 Jan 2013

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Sorry, Charlie, but fish oil supplements did not prevent atrial fibrillation in patients who had already experienced episodes of the heart rhythm malfunction, a new clinical trial has found.

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