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2014-01-24 13:33:49

No meaningful decline in emotional quality of life 2 years after therapy, reports the Journal of Urology A new study published in the Journal of Urology® reports that prostate cancer patients treated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) experienced changes in mental and emotional well-being during treatment, although there was no meaningful decline in emotional quality of life two years after treatment. Investigators at the University of California-San Francisco recommend counseling...

2014-01-22 23:03:13

Exert Smart Body Coolant is a new, once a day spray that activates when skin temperature rises, cooling the body by 2-6 degrees. (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 It may end with the word “pause” but it does not have to stop life entirely. Hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause have bothered women forever. For many women, it makes their daily existence unpredictable, sweaty, and uncomfortable. Exert Co. has released Exert Smart Body Coolant, a new once a day spray designed to...

2014-01-16 14:15:21

Treatment with progesterone, a naturally occurring hormone that has been shown to alleviate severe hot flashes and night sweats in post-menopausal women, poses little or no cardiovascular risk, according to a new study by the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health. The findings, published today in PLOS ONE, help to dispel a major impediment to widespread use of progesterone as a treatment for hot flashes and night sweats, said lead author Dr. Jerilynn C. Prior, a...

2014-01-13 08:30:09

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shionogi Inc. today announced that it has entered into an exclusive, multi-year agreement with Noven Pharmaceuticals to co-promote Brisdelle(TM) (paroxetine) capsules, 7.5 mg, the first and only non-hormonal prescription drug approved for the treatment of moderate to severe hot flashes associated with menopause. Under the terms of the agreement, Shionogi will promote Brisdelle, along with Osphena(TM) (ospemifene), its non-estrogen oral...

2014-01-13 08:29:50

Co-Promotion to Extend Physician Awareness of the First and Only FDA-Approved, Non-Hormonal Treatment for Moderate to Severe Menopausal Hot Flashes MIAMI and NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Shionogi Inc. to co-promote Brisdelle(TM) (paroxetine) capsules, 7.5 mg. The agreement will help extend physician awareness of the first and only FDA-approved, non-hormonal treatment for moderate to severe...

2014-01-09 23:21:41

Exert Co. releases Exert Smart Body Coolant, a spray that activates when skin temperature rises, cooling the body by 2-6 degrees. (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 There may not be steel bars, unflattering uniforms, or intimidating guards, but menopause can feel like a prison. From hot flashes to night sweats, women are constantly tormented by the menopause years and many view it as an undeserved punishment or exile from their old life. Exert Smart Body Coolant offers these women a chance to...

2013-12-30 08:27:07

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Menopause symptoms can disrupt a woman's life and trigger numerous emotional and physical changes. Not only can these symptoms affect the quality of a woman's life, but they can also leave her more prone to certain health problems, including cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis. Women who are suffering from problematic menopause symptoms can retake control. Natural solutions can help women overcome menopause night sweats, hot...

Real And Sham Acupuncture Effective Chemo Side Effects
2013-12-23 10:08:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Is acupuncture a legitimate medical treatment? Or is it a centuries-old scam? Maybe the question should really be: Does it matter? According to a new study published on Monday in the journal Cancer, a team of American researchers has found that both real and “sham” acupuncture were able to reduce hot flashes that were a side effect of anticancer drugs called aromatase inhibitors (AI). The drugs block estrogen production in...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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