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Potassium citrate may effectively prevent and even treat osteoporosis

November 21st, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Potassium citrate may be effective for preventing and even treating osteoporosis, suggests a new study.The Western diet creates an acidic environment in the body that removes calcium from ... Read more...

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Not just a handmaiden: Critical role of social science in HIV Prevention Research

May 25th, 2010 - 2:45 am ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNSIt is well understood that both the efficacy and effectiveness of HIV Prevention research trial products (such as microbicides) depends upon their actual use by the clinical trial ... Read more...

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First trial to test new vaccine against multiple influenza strains successful

August 22nd, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): A new vaccine that could help fight several strains of influenza has passed its first phase of testing, according to researchers at the University of Texas at ... Read more...

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Health risks of combination HRT outweigh benefits for postmenopausal women

March 5th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Latest findings by the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) have confirmed that the health risks of long-term use of combination hormone therapy wherein both estrogen and progestin are involved ... Read more...

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