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What happens when you eat too many gummy vitamins

If you or your child has eaten too many gummy vitamins, you should call Poison Control immediately. But it’s unlikely you’ll need emergency aid if you eat too many gummy vitamins. Eating too many gummy vitamins may cause diarrhoea, vomiting, constipation, or headaches. Visit Insider’s Health Reference library for more […]
What happens when you eat too many gummy vitamins
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‘Engineering overkill’: A potent new drug ‘1,000 times stronger than morphine’ is trying to solve a problem that doesn’t exist, doctors say

The government’s leading food and drug authority recently approved a potent new opioid called Dsuvia that dissolves under the tongue and can be taken without an IV. Several experts strongly opposed the approval, which came amidst an epidemic of opioid overdose deaths and addiction. The CMO of the company behind […]
‘Engineering overkill’: A potent new drug ‘1,000 times stronger than morphine’ is trying to solve a problem that doesn’t exist, doctors say
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Most rehabs don’t offer a science-backed treatment for drug addiction. A new initiative aims to change that.

To treat addiction to opioid painkillers like OxyContin and Vicodin, scientists say we should be using something called medication-assisted treatment, which involves giving patients access to medications that appear to curb overdose deaths. Few rehabs or treatment centres offer the medications, however. Instead, many centres follow the guidance of 12-step […]
Most rehabs don’t offer a science-backed treatment for drug addiction. A new initiative aims to change that.