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Jason Biggs’ Wife, Jenny Mollen, Accidentally Drops Son On Head, Fracturing His Skull

Actress Jenny Mollen, wife of “American Pie” star Jason Biggs, revealed on Instagram that she accidentally dropped their son Sid on his head this past Saturday. The 5-year-old’s skull was fractured and he ended up in the intensive care unit of a Manhattan hospital, she wrote on Wednesday. Mollen thanked doctors, nurses, hospital workers and her […]

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Antibiotics and Alcohol

What are the effects of drinking alcohol while taking antibiotics? Answer From James M. Steckelberg, M.D. Antibiotics and alcohol can cause similar side effects, such as stomach upset, dizziness, and drowsiness. Combining antibiotics and alcohol can increase these side effects. A few antibiotics—such as metronidazole (Flagyl), tinidazole (Tindamax), and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim, Septra)—should not be mixed […]