anti inflammatory medication

Love your wine? Strawberries can help!

October 26th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) There's some good news for those who can't help resist the sight of liquor -- taking strawberries could minimise damage to stomach lining caused by alcohol. ... Read more...

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New device can predict asthma attacks

February 10th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new device that can tell if an asthma sufferer is close to having an attack hours in advance.The handheld sensor could give patients vital ... Read more...

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Biological changes in depressed patients

November 30th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new research has found inflammation in the brain as a strong contributory factor to depression.This is a new theory that challenges the prevalent view that depression ... Read more...

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Inflammation post injury ‘helps to heal damaged muscle tissue’

October 5th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): New research shows that inflammation actually helps to heal damaged muscle tissue, turning conventional wisdom on its head that inflammation must be largely controlled to encourage healing.These ... Read more...

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Obama still smokes and has knee problem

March 1st, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (DPA) US President Barack Obama was judged to be in "excellent health" but still smokes too much and suffers from some knee pain, according to his first routine ... Read more...

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Ultrasound-guided cortisone jabs may help treat severe hip pain effectively

December 27th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): A new study has shown that ultrasound-guided cortisone injections can effectively treat gluteus medius tendinopathy.Gluteus medius tendinopathy is a common, painful condition caused by an injury to the ... Read more...

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New device may make menstrual cramp pain ‘history’

September 22nd, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): For women who experience severe menstrual pain, a new device developed by University of Cincinnati researchers could appear as a blessing.Fed up of the chronic pain, women often ... Read more...

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Ulcer drugs with ibuprofen may offer Alzheimer’s treatment

April 23rd, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that common ulcer drugs when combined with an anti-inflammatory medication can offer a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease.The research team from the University ... Read more...

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Here are the factors causing barriers to asthma care

November 10th, 2008 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Access to appropriate care, patient adherence, distrust of the medical profession, delayed asthma diagnosis, culture, lifestyle choices and genetic discrepancies, are some of the barriers in managing ... Read more...

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Anti-inflammatory drug may lower type 2 diabetes risk

January 29th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center has revealed that an inexpensive anti-inflammatory drug salsalate, which is similar to aspirin, might prevent type 2 ... Read more...

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