Tag Archives: Paracetamol

Pensioner dies after ‘doctors sent him home with paracetamol for a cancerous lump on his head’

Pensioner, 89, dies of skin cancer after ‘doctors dismissed the black lump on his head that appeared after a nasty fall and sent him home with paracetamol three times’ George Hobbs developed a tumour on his head after a fall in August He claims he saw his GP three times from February complaining of pain … Read More »

Paracetamol reduces ability to empathize, study finds

Paracetamol, the active ingredient in most painkillers and antifebriles, are proven to reduce the ability to empathize, according to the scientists of Dokuz Eylül University’s Faculty of Medicine. The scientists decided to study paracetamol after a survey conducted in the U.S. by Ohio State University, claiming that an observation group which had taken drugs with… Read More »