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# paracetamol - Friday 18 March, 2016

One of the most common treatments for osteoarthritis is 'ineffective'

The condition affects around 400,000 people in Ireland.

# paracetamol - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Suffer from lower back pain? Paracetamol might not be effective in relieving symptoms

A study has found the drug to be no more effective than a placebo in treating the condition.

# paracetamol - Monday 18 July, 2011

Simple painkillers 'can help dementia patients'

Research claims that drugs like paracetamol reduces agitation in patients – and could be substitute for antipsychotic meds.

# paracetamol - Sunday 27 February, 2011

From The Daily Edge Got a headache? Look no further than your loved one Love

Got a headache? Look no further than your loved one

A study finds that a picture of your partner can be just as effective in offering relief as a painkiller.

# paracetamol - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Infants who take paracetamol more likely to develop asthma

Study from New Zealand concludes that “liberally” giving products containing paracetamol given to children may have serious side-effects.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: no sign of a thaw in icy conditions, John Gormley compares being a government minister to being “in asylum” and Fruitbatgate lecturer claims he was not given a fair hearing.