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2013-07-31 23:18:37

David P. Skoner, MD, of Allegheny General Hospital was chosen to represent the opinions of major national allergy medicine societies in opposing the over-the-counter sale of triamcinolone acetonide (Nasacort) to kids and adults. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 David P. Skoner, MD, Director of the Division of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Department of Medicine at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), will testify today before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in opposition to...

Don't Stress Out: Optimism Helps You Deal With Stress
2013-07-24 04:58:17

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online It has long been assumed people with an optimistic view of life are better at dealing with high pressure situations, but now researchers from Concordia University's Department of Psychology have discovered a link between a positive outlook and an individual's biological stress response. Joelle Jobin, a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology who co-wrote the study with her supervisor Carsten Wrosch and colleague Michael Scheier...

2013-04-17 17:28:51

Long-term cortisol exposure in seniors linked to heart disease, stroke Hair strands contain valuable information about senior citizens' stress levels that can be used to determine an individual's cardiovascular disease risk, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). Unlike a blood test that captures a snapshot of stress hormone levels at a single point in time, a scalp hair analysis can be...

2013-04-12 23:03:47

Jonny Bowden, aka “The Rogue Nutritionist”, recently published an article on NaturalHealthSherpa.com. Dr. Bowden identified what he calls 5 “little demons” that put on belly fat. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 In a recent article published by Natural Health Sherpa, Jonny Bowden identifies what he calls “5 little demons” that make us “sick, fat, tired and even depressed.” Addictive Food The first “little demon” Dr. Bowden...

2013-03-05 23:00:19

Developed by a clinical neuroscientist, Stress Free Alarm Clock for iOS and Android is a new generation sleep cycle alarm clock. It serves to reduce stress hormone and cortisol levels and to make weight loss and fat loss easier. Hannover, Germany (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Stress begins in the morning. Conventional alarm clocks can harm your health. A scientific study (Scand J Clin Lab Invest. 2009) shows that even the wake-up call of a conventional alarm clock leads to unhealthy stress. The...

2013-02-12 11:36:15

Early detection, treatment needed to reduce risk of death, cardiovascular disease Even after successful treatment, patients with Cushing's disease who were older when diagnosed or had prolonged exposure to excess cortisol face a greater risk of dying or developing cardiovascular disease, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). Cushing's disease is a rare condition where the body is exposed...

2012-12-21 11:18:13

Additional studies are needed to find better treatments Highlights: -Six months of steroid treatment in children with nephrotic syndrome did not reduce relapse rates or side effects compared with three months of treatment. -Because many children with nephrotic syndrome face frequent relapses, future research should focus on preventing relapses through new treatment strategies. -Nephrotic syndrome has an estimated incidence of two to seven cases per 100,000 children and a prevalence of...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.