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2012-07-12 23:02:38

Pregame Beverages launches its anti-hangover energy shot, a complex blend of anti-oxidants, electrolytes, and B vitamins. PRE|GAME is designed to help the body fight off the effects of hangover by targeting increased toxicity, dehydration and vitamin depletion. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 The Product The problem was waking up tired, nauseous, dehydrated and with a pounding headache. The solution was to create the best cure for a hangover that is quick, effective and tastes great. With...

2011-09-16 05:28:24

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Next time you reach for a drink, you may need to consider side effects other than a rough morning. A new study that will be published in the December 2011 issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research has established a link between alcohol metabolism and DNA damage that may cause breast and liver cancers. Alcohol is known to be carcinogenic to humans in the upper aero digestive tract, liver, colon, and the female breast. "Although the link between...

2011-09-15 20:55:48

Alcohol is known to be carcinogenic to humans in the upper aerodigestive tract, liver, colorectum, and the female breast. Evidence suggests that acetaldehyde, the primary metabolite of alcohol, plays a major role in alcohol-related esophageal cancer. A new study using human cells has established linkages between alcohol metabolism and acetaldehyde-DNA damage that may have implications for breast and liver cancers. Results will be published in the December 2011 issue of Alcoholism: Clinical...

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2011-08-24 13:33:22

  The same University of Washington researcher who used chemical sleuthing to deduce what's in fragranced consumer products now has turned her attention to the scented air wafting from household laundry vents. Findings, published online this week in the journal Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, show that air vented from machines using the top-selling scented liquid laundry detergent and scented dryer sheet contains hazardous chemicals, including two that are classified as...

2011-07-09 00:00:30

Onsite Workplace Safety and Health Program Consultation with Cal-OSHA Validates Formaldehyde Free Claims of Zerran RealLisseâ“ž¢ and Reform® Treatments Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 Sharing mounting industry concerns over formaldehyde exposure, Zerran International recently took the initiative and proactively invited California's Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal-OSHA) to inspect the company's facilities and address any potential...

2010-01-10 13:16:44

An experimental compound repaired a defective alcohol metabolism enzyme that affects an estimated 1 billion people worldwide, according to research supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). The findings, published Jan. 10, 2010 in the advance online edition of Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, suggest the possibility of a treatment to reduce the health problems associated with the enzyme defect. "This intriguing finding could have broad public health...

2009-03-20 21:30:18

Alcohol is the greatest risk factor for acetaldehyde-related cancer -- often occurring in the upper digestive tract -- Canadian researchers said. Researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto and the Chemical and Veterinary Investigation Laboratory Karlsruhe in Germany said acetaldehyde is widely present in the environment, is inhaled from the air and tobacco smoke, ingested from alcohol and foods, and produced in the human body during the metabolism of alcoholic...

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2009-03-20 08:13:53

New evidence points to an overlooked risk factor for cancer New evidence by researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and researchers in Germany shows that drinking alcohol is the greatest risk factor for acetaldehyde-related cancer. Heavy drinkers may be at increased risk due to exposure from multiple sources. Acetaldehyde is ubiquitous in daily life in Ontario. Widely present in the environment, it is inhaled from the air and tobacco smoke, ingested from alcohol and...

2008-11-11 12:00:06

NOVATO, Calif., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. ("Raptor" or the "Company") (BULLETIN BOARD: RPTP) , today announced positive results in its Phase IIa study of oral 4-methylpyrazole ("4-MP") in subjects with ALDH2 deficiency, or ethanol intolerance, as the initial development stage of its Convivia(TM) program. Convivia(TM) is Raptor's proprietary oral formulation of 4-MP designed to reduce systemic acetaldehyde exposure and related symptoms in ALDH2 deficient...

2008-09-09 03:00:06

By Venkataranganna, M V Gopumadhavan, S; Sundaram, R; Peer, Ghouse; Mitra, S K Background & objectives: PartySmart is a herbal preparation intended for the management of alcohol hangover and other related toxic effects in clinical situation. The present study was designed to investigate the pharmacodynamics and oral toxicity of PartySmart, a herbal formulation in rats. Methods: Effect of PartySmart on blood acetaldehyde and alcohol levels was evaluated at doses of 125, 250 and 500 mg/kg...


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