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As if lice weren't bad enough, now parents have a new bug to fear -- super lice, and they may be coming to a school near you.
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The latest issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics reviews the efficacy of anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha agents for the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
Lithium, one of the oldest and most widely used drugs to treat neuropsychiatric illnesses, such as bipolar disorder, has a serious drawback -- toxicity.
Although choosing to do something because the perceived benefit outweighs the financial cost is something people do daily, little is known about what happens in the brain when a person makes these kinds of decisions.
Every day, millions of people with diabetes -- both Type 1 and Type 2 -- rely on the results they get from their blood glucose meters to guide their treatment decisions.
Melbourne scientists are a step closer to creating a new drug to stop a heart attack in its tracks and reduce the damage caused, without any side effects.
Correspondence: S Kornbluth, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University Medical Center, LSRC Box 3813, Research Drive, Durham, NC 27710, USA.
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From the Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology , and Cardiovascular Genetics Program , NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY; Molecular Cardiology, Maugeri Foundation, Pavia, Italy ; Del E. Webb Center for Neuroscience, Aging & Stem Cell Research, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, CA ; Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, ... (more)
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The earliest stages of delusion are characterized by an overabundance of meaningful coincidences impinging on the sufferer's existing worldview.
Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have devised a new biochemical technique that will allow them and other scientists to delve much deeper than ever before into the specific cellular circuitry that keeps us healthy or causes disease.
They're the creepy-crawly critters that make every parent squirm. And new research shows that they are becoming increasingly difficult to kill.
Total spending on prescription medications has been declining for several years, but that trend is expected to reverse and rise 3% to 5% in 2014, according to a new report from the University of Illinois at Chicago's Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomic Research.
At the University of Toronto, he has a special subject, a white guy in his thirties whose brain is damaged in the link between the hemispheres.