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2013-05-09 23:48:53

Toenail fungus is tough to cure with reinfection commonplace and most medical treatments having unwanted side effects.

FDA Pressured On Triclosan Decision
2013-05-06 09:13:31

After 40 years and mounting political pressure, the FDA is expected to reach a decision later this year on whether manufacturers will be able to continue using the antibacterial agent triclosan in a variety of personal care products.

Save Your Lungs, Don't Try The Cinnamon Challenge
2013-04-22 15:18:24

Viral videos and internet memes might be a good way to waste time at work, but some of these trends can be dangerous to those who pursue YouTube notoriety. Perhaps the most dangerous of these trends is the cinnamon challenge.

2013-02-06 09:59:02

A pair of commentaries to appear in an upcoming issue of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy highlight a debate within the public health community surrounding Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations for treatment of exposed individuals during last year's fungal meningitis outbreak.

Antibacterial Soap Chemicals Showing Up In Freshwater Lakes
2013-01-22 14:34:40

A chemical from antibacterial soaps is winding up in some freshwater lakes in Minnesota, according to research published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology.


Word of the Day
donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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