Friday, January 3, 2014

NSAIDs: The Painful Truth Behind Painkillers Infographic

I can't remember the last time that I took a pain medicine. It has been years. If I had to guess, it was probably when I was hit by another driver during a car accident where I suffered multiple injuries in October 2008. This infographic gives many reasons why we have chosen this path. I do believe that pain medicine has a place, I just don't think it should be a regular choice. What did you learn from this infogr├Ąphic? NSAIDs: The Painful Truth Behind Painkillers Infographic

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or NSAIDs may offer temporary relief for chronic pain, but this comes with a list of side effects ranging from gastrointestinal problems to cardiovascular problems and premature death. Learn the painful truth about these painkillers by checking out this infographic on NSAIDs. Use the embed code to share it on your website or visit our infographic page for the high-res version.

<img src="http://media.mercola.com/assets/images/infographic/nsaids.jpg" alt="NSAIDS " border="0" style="max-width:100%; min-width:300px; margin: 0 auto 20px auto; display:block;"><p style="max-width:800px; min-width:300px; margin:0 auto; text-align:center;">Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or <a href="http://www.mercola.com/infographics/nsaids.htm">NSAIDs</a> may offer temporary relief for chronic pain, but this comes with a list of side effects ranging from gastrointestinal problems to cardiovascular problems and premature death. Learn the painful truth about these painkillers by checking out this infographic on NSAIDs. Visit our infographic page for the high-res version.</p>