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New research helps to explain why some commonly used drugs come with a serious downside: They up your odds of breaking a bone.
Stages from early to mature cell offer clues for anti-obesity drug development.
In her most recent study of possible triggers of cancer among northern New England residents, Dartmouth epidemiologist Margaret R. Karagas, Ph.D., and her team identified an enhanced risk to the bladders of patients taking drugs that suppress the immune system.
INDIANAPOLIS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced that the U.S.
Some drugs used in premature babies and in pregnant women at risk for preterm deliveries can kill infant brain cells, research by U.S.
Results to be presented today at the 2008 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting in San Francisco, USA Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announces that Nanocort has demonstrated safety as well as a faster and more pronounced decrease in rheumatoid arthritis disease symptoms compared to reference medication.
German scientists say they have determined what conditions cause the body to deposit fat in the liver, possible leading to a fatty liver condition. Scientists have known the body's own glucocorticoid hormones, such as cortisol, promote the development of fatty liver.
A small protein may have a big role in helping a person make more bone and less fat, researchers at the Medical College of Georgia said. Dr.
By Toda, Masahiro Makino, Hiroaki; Kobayashi, Hidetoshi; Morimoto, Kanehisa ABSTRACT. The authors collected saliva samples from 15 married couples and 13 women staying with a female companion (N = 43) during an 8-day stay at a spa resort in Nagano, Japan.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - It is known that stress exacerbates the symptoms of asthma in children, but the biological reason for this has been unknown.
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