Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Drug Safety Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Drug Safety from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Pot 'Dabbing' Poses Risk of Serious Burns, Study Warns Fires and even explosions have been linked to this practice, experts say Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Synthetic Pot a Growing Danger, CDC Report Finds Calls to poison control centers jumped more than 300 percent from January to April Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:00:00 -0400 More Young Children Exposed to Marijuana, Study Finds Kids younger than 3 may eat the drug when it's baked into brownies and cookies Tue, 9 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes Study suggests delay in restarting drugs leads to more complications Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says Newborn circulatory condition rate similar whether mom's depression was treated or not Tue, 2 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Give Bystanders Mild 'High' Experiment in unventilated room found some intoxication by those who weren't smoking marijuana Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 It May Soon Be Possible to Easily 'Brew' Narcotics While breakthrough could benefit medicine, researchers warn of potential to create illegal drugs Mon, 18 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings In rare cases, a woman metabolizes the drug faster, getting too much into breast-milk Tue, 12 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study But exact reason why isn't known, experts say Fri, 8 May 2015 16:00:00 -0400 New Synthetic Drug 'Flakka' Triggers Crazed Behaviors Use of chemical-cousin to 'bath salts' appears to be on the rise, experts say Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Pot Plus Booze Doubles Odds for Drunk Driving, Study Says Using both substances also boosts risk of relationship and work troubles Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Blood Thinners Overprescribed for Low-Risk Irregular Heartbeat: Study Researchers say medications can cause bleeding, and may be unnecessary for those at low risk of stroke Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Ingredient in MS, Psoriasis Drugs Linked to Two Deadly Brain Infections But experts say complication is rare, and no reason to stop medication Wed, 8 Apr 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Heroin Overdose Deaths Quadrupled Since 2000 Lethal poisonings from prescription painkillers down slightly, U.S. report says Wed, 4 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Methamphetamine May be More Harmful to Teen Brains MRI-based study finds illicit drug causes more damage in adolescents Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500