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5 min ago | BioSpace

Change In The Number Of Votes Relating To BioTie Therapies Corp.'s Shares

The Coordination Group for Mutual Recognition and Decentralised Procedures - Human has endorsed by majority recommendations on the use of bromocriptine-containing medicines by mouth to prevent or suppress breast milk production after childbirth.


Related Topix: Parlodel, Bromocriptine (generic), Health, Pain

4 hrs ago | Business World

Trial success for Lilly's skin drug

Eli Lilly said its experimental psoriasis drug was found to be more effective in clearing skin than a generic treatment and a placebo in late-stage studies.


Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health

8 hrs ago | US Pharmacist

Opioid Dosing in Renal and Hepatic Impairment

ABSTRACT: Opioid analgesics are considered the mainstay of pain management. The primary goal of analgesia is optimizing the patient's comfort.


Related Topix: Medicine, Pharmacology, Health, Pain, Cancer, Genetics

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Heart Disease Pictures Slideshow: Coronary Artery Disease

The heart is the hardest working muscle in the body. The average heart beats 100,000 times a day, day and night, to supply oxygen and nutrients throughout the body.


Related Topix: Health, Nutrition, Medicine, Heart Attack

Greenwich Citizen

Deaths from stroke and heart disease are down

Steve Horowitz MD, the interim director of cardiology at Stamford Hospital, poses at Tully Health Center in Stamford, Conn., on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.


Related Topix: Health, Stamford, CT, Yale University

University of Rochester

UR Medicine Cardiologists Offer Free Heart Screenings Sept. 13 at Eastview Mall

UR Medicine cardiologists will offer free blood pressure and oxygenation screenings to help detect early signs of heart disease, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cardiology

Paramus students offered heart screenings

But Paramus officials and community members are stressing that young people need to be aware of all health concerns, including heart conditions.


Related Topix: Paramus, NJ

Natural Weight Loss Options

Obesity is a medical condition where excess body fat accumulates within the body and may put you at risk for developing serious health conditions such as diabetes.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Health


Diabetes and Heart Disease

You many know that diabetics are especially at risk for developing complications that can affect vision, kidney function and impair circulation to the legs and feet.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Circulation, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Hypertension

The Arbiter

Bulletproof Coffee - The New Way to Enjoy a Cup of Joe

The beginning of the school year can be a bit of a struggle: balancing classes and homework while keeping energy levels up can be a challenge for students who are too busy to eat square meals and exclude sleep from their priorities.


Related Topix: Coffee, Recipes, Medicine, Hypertension, Nutrition

Medical News Today

Heart and stroke risks in diabetic women reduced 30 percent by cholesterol drug

The cholesterol-lowering drug fenofibrate cuts cardiovascular disease risks by 30 per cent in women with type-2 diabetes , a new University of Sydney study reveals.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cholesterol, Health, Tricor, Fenofibrate (generic), Diabetes, Triglycerides, Heart Attack

PhysOrg Weblog

Huge discrepancies on heart disease in Europe

Russians and Ukrainians aged 55 to 59 die from coronary heart disease at a higher rate than Frenchmen who are 20 years older, a study released Wednesday of Europe's cardiovascular health showed.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

ABC News

PHOTO: Try these tips to prevent sandwich calorie overkill.

I get it. There's just something very satisfying about picking up your lunch with both hands and biting in.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Avocado, Medicine, Health


[Ticker] Heart disease in decline across Europe, report finds

Deaths from heart disease and strokes are falling across Europe, a report by the British Heart Foundation has found.


Related Topix: Health

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Is Your BMI Accurate?

There is no getting around it, the days of healthy living, exercise and weight maintenance are here to stay.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some

Taking the widely used antibiotic clarithromycin may boost some patients' odds of dying from heart-related causes, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Biaxin, Clarithromycin (generic), Health

PhysOrg Weblog

New study first to examine quality of cardiac rehabilitation programs in Canada

The quality of cardiac rehabilitation programs across Canada is strong, with specific criteria areas now identified as requiring further enhancement to improve patient outcomes, according to a new study conducted by researchers at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, York University and UHN.


Related Topix: University, FL, Medicine, Kinesiology, Health

PhysOrg Weblog

Hope for healthy hearts revealed in naked mole rat studies

Naked mole rats such as this one have excellent cardiovascular health to old age, shows a new study from the Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


Related Topix: Texas, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Circulation, Medicine, Health

The Standard

Hold the salt

People around the world eat twice as much salt as they should, and this behavior translates into 1.65 million heart-related deaths per year.


Related Topix: Medicine, Hypertension, Health, Tufts University, Life, Food, Nutrition, Mineola, NY

PhysOrg Weblog

Applying new cholesterol guidelines to a patient population reduces...

A study from UT Southwestern researchers found that recently introduced cholesterol guidelines would significantly reduce new cardiovascular events, when compared to treatment based on previous cholesterol guidelines.


Related Topix: Cholesterol, Medicine, Health, Hypertension