CBS News is reporting concerns regarding the over use of OTC heartburn medications such as Prilosec and Nexium (link below). The report stated that people who use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) have a 20 to 50% higher risk of chronic kidney disease compared to nonusers. For many these products a...There is a great deal of media coverage concerning the use of OTC pain medications like Advil and Aleve. NY Times link below. The FDA is changing the required warning to specifically state that they increase the risk of heart disease and stroke. Evidence shows there is a risk even with low dose...