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Rocio Del Mar, Southern Sea of Cortez, Mexico
Great Diving While Saving Fish
Rocio del Mar, Midriff Islands, Mexico
Liveaboards: Fertile Ground for COVID
King Crabs to Rescue Florida's Reefs?
Another Red Sea Liveaboard Damaged
Humpbacks Whales, Shark Rodeos, Monk Seals, Giant Octopuses
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Divers of a Certain Age
A Journey to the Depths of the Ocean
Hey, What About Sudafed?
Conception Captain Found Guilty
Conception Fire Appears To Have Started in a Plastic Trash Can
Flotsam & Jetsam
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When I saw the headline in September that announced FDA Panel Says Some Decongestants Don't Work, I said to myself, "Wait a minute, I know from personal experience that Sudafed works."
But when I looked closer at the picture, I realized it was Sudafed PE, not regular Sudafed, that was being used as an example. And therein lies the rub.
Sudafed PE and others use phenylephrine, whereas regular Sudafed use pseudoephedrine, where the product derives its name. Products with pseudoephedrine are still considered effective. But the ones with phenylephrine, not pseudoephedrine, are considered ineffective....
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