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2013-05-07 23:29:44

Whenever there is a forest fire, sinus and bronchial problems may follow. Here are recommendations to prevent these airway problems. Mission Hills, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 In Southern California individuals who are exposed to the soot and smoke of a bad fire, can take measures to prevent the sore throat, the facial pain, the plugged dry nose, and the drainage down the throat that soot and smoke may cause. Smoke from such fires produce a mix of chemicals, one of which is sulphur dioxide....

Boost Your Immune System With Boogers For Lunch?
2013-05-01 11:23:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scott Napper certainly has a way of making a first impression. In his biochemistry classes at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Canada, Napper poses the following question to his first year students: “Does eating your boogers boost your immune system?” This, says Napper, gets the students instantly engaged in the class, exchanging ideas rather than dutifully taking notes. It´s a question...

2013-04-23 12:46:46

New research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis points to a common species of bacteria as an important contributor to bacterial vaginosis, a condition linked to preterm birth and increased risk of sexually transmitted diseases. The condition affects one in every three women, making it more common than yeast infections. But bacterial vaginosis often does not cause significant symptoms, leaving many women unaware they have it. “Bacterial vaginosis can...

2013-03-21 23:02:29

Bescot Healthcare Canada announces the Canadian launch of Zestica Moisture, a natural feeling, non-hormonal personal Moisturizing Hydrogel for Menopausal and Post-Menopausal women to relieve the symptoms of Vaginal Dryness. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 A new vaginal “natural feel” moisturizing hydrogel for women is now available in Canada. Zestica Moisture is formulated specifically to provide rapid and lasting relief from vaginal dryness for Menopausal and...

2013-01-29 23:02:52

Salimetrics will present two Spit Camp Workshops as part of the 2013 SRCD Preconference on April 17th, 2013. These enhanced workshops will be presented by Douglas Granger, PhD, Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience Research at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, and educate attendees on the basics of incorporating salivary analytes into their research. (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 Researchers attending the 2013 SRCD biennial meeting or in the Seattle,...

Drugs That Limit Excess Mucus Could Save Lives
2012-11-26 19:53:34

Washington University School of Medicine Respiratory conditions that restrict breathing such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are common killers worldwide. But no effective treatments exist to address the major cause of death in these conditions — excess mucus production. "There is good evidence that what kills people with severe COPD or asthma is mucus obstructing the airway," says Michael J. Holtzman, MD, the Selma and Herman Seldin Professor of...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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