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FDA Rejects Two Menopause Drugs Deemed Ineffective
2013-03-06 10:25:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee rejected on Monday two proposed menopause drugs designed to reduce the frequency and severity of hot flashes. In a 12-to-2 vote, the advisory committee for reproductive health drugs voted against approving Depomed´s extended-release gabapentin, known as Sefelsa, which contains a form of an active ingredient used in some anti-seizure medicines. It also rejected in a vote...

Researchers Find Link Between Brain And Hot Flashes
2012-12-12 10:51:20

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Arizona recently investigated the factors behind the hot flashes that many women experience during menopause and discovered a region in the brain that could cause the uncontrollable feelings of heat that arise during the first couple of years of menopause. The team of investigators was interested in learning more about the biological mechanism behind hot flashes, which can affect both...

2012-12-07 05:02:25

The new BlowMeCool mini-fan has no exposed propellers or blades. Its unique design allows it to operate while hidden in the hand, delivering a soothing stream of air that women who experience hot flashes will love. Ottawa, ON, Canada (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 BlowMeCool Inc is a year old Ottawa based company that manufactures and distributes the BlowMeCool device. The company recognized women want a more subtle, discreet way of cooling themselves during hot flashes. “I saw too many...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.