unpleasant side effects

Tracking evolution of deadly fungus which is one of world’s major killers

May 4th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new research has shed light on the origins of a fungal infection, which is one of the major causes of death from AIDS-related illnesses.The study funded by ... Read more...

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Cannabis-like drugs ‘could provide pain relief without the high’

April 4th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 04 (ANI): Cannabis is usually taken as a painkiller, but it can also produce unpleasant side effects such as hallucinations and impaired mobility.Now, an ingenious set of experiments by US ... Read more...

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Recovery Of Patients From A Stroke Could Be Assisted By Multiuse Drugs Such As Prozac

January 11th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 11, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Depression drugs could facilitate the sufferers of a stroke to restore their motor skills in months as well as lighten the patients' depression, as per ... Read more...

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Media Report: Claire Danes Is Suffering From The Unpleasant Side Effects Of Latisse

December 16th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A spokesperson for the actress, Claire Danes, has warned that Danes could take legal action against an American broadsheet over mendacious reports in that broadsheet ... Read more...

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Now, remote sensing to kill prostate cancer

October 26th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Remote sensing is helping a new radiotherapy treatment combat prostate cancer.The revolutionary technique has already been used on dozens of patients at the Royal Marsden Hospital in ... Read more...

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Willy Wonka-style chewing gum may soon be a reality

October 20th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): A UK scientist says he's on the brink of creating a Willy Wonka-style chewing gum that changes flavours as you chew.In the book 'Charlie And The Chocolate ... Read more...

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Success of hepatitis C treatment may depend on genetic variant

June 13th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Scientists have found that a small genetic change can help predict how people infected with hepatitis C react to treatment, paving the way to personalised therapy for this ... Read more...

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New pill raises hopes for multiple sclerosis patients

January 21st, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A new drug for multiple sclerosis could soon be available for the first time within two years, say researchers at Queen Mary, University of London.As per a major ... Read more...

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Molecular receptor in testosterone heals wounds quickly

January 5th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) A molecular receptor vital to the functioning of male hormone testosterone also plays a key role in healing. In mice studies, University of Rochester Medical Centre (URMC) scientists found ... Read more...

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New pill to replace painful multiple sclerosis jabs

April 30th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): A new pill may soon replace the painful injections for multiple sclerosis treatment, say researchers.The research team led by Professor Gavin Giovannoni of Barts and The London School ... Read more...

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Teens use cannabis for relief, not recreation

April 25th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) A third of teens who smoke cannabis regularly use it as medication, rather than as a means of getting high, claims a new study. Joan Bottorff worked with researchers ... Read more...

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Diet pills are no quick fix for shedding pounds

April 16th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): A fertility specialist based at St Mary's Hospital in London has proved how little evidence is there to back up the claims of many diet products, by showing ... Read more...

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Homeopathic meds may help relieve cancer therapy’s side effects

April 15th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Drugs and radiotherapy given to fight cancer can lead to nausea and vomiting, mouth sores and dermatitis. Now, Cochrane Researchers claim that homeopathic medicines can help reduce these ... Read more...

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Controlling a protein could potentially eliminate wrinkles

February 12th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 12 (IANS) Controlling concentrations of a protein known as RHAMM could potentially eliminate wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin without surgery or neurotoxin injections. Research at Berkeley Lab suggests that a protein ... Read more...

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Suffering from asthma, BP? Try passion fruit

May 29th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, May 29 (IANS) A passion fruit extract can cut down severe wheezing and coughing among asthma patients and help reduce blood pressure, a new study has found. In a placebo-controlled, double-blind ... Read more...

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Rosehip more effective than painkillers for arthritis

May 19th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
London, May 18 (ANI): Rosehip powder can be more effective in alleviating arthritis pain than painkillers, say researchers.The team led by Dr Robin Christensen of the Frederiksberg Hospital in Copenhagen ... Read more...

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Relaxation training may cut hypertension medication among elderly

March 28th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): A 20-minute relaxation response session may help cut medication among elderly patients suffering from hypertension, according to a new study.Isolated systolic hypertension is most common among ... Read more...

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