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How Much Salt Is Too Much? And Is Too Little Also Bad? The Debate Continues In Three New Studies

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Consuming too much salt has long been associated with risk of high blood pressure, but cutting back too much on sodium could also be hazardous to your health, according to research...

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2014-06-09 08:30:07

Company to highlight late-stage pipeline molecules, including once-weekly dulaglutide and basal insulin peglispro INDIANAPOLIS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced 76 abstracts to be presented June 13-17 at the 74(th) American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions(®) in San Francisco, highlighting the company's long-standing commitment to advancing scientific knowledge in the field of diabetes management. Forty-three of these abstracts will be...

2014-05-29 04:21:52

ROCKLAND, Massachusetts, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ASCO abstract #: Anti-PD-L1: 3064; c-Met: 2521, TPS4151, TPS8121; tecemotide: TPS3658, TPS7608; TH-302: 8534, 2029; further pipeline: 3551, TPS9107, 5030, 2050, e13552 - Robust pipeline reflects commitment to innovation in oncology and immuno-oncology - Data from nine EMD Serono pipeline products across oncology and immuno-oncology to be presented, including anti-PD-L1, c-Met...

2014-05-05 08:28:31

New Data Include Results on Oncotype DX's Prognosis of Late Recurrence in Invasive Breast Cancer and Clinical Utility in Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that results from nine studies of Oncotype DX(®) in breast, colon, prostate and renal cancer will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology(®) (ASCO(®)) Annual Meeting, taking place May 30 - June 3, 2014 at McCormick Place...

2014-05-01 08:35:48

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today announced that multiple Zalviso and ARX-04 data presentations will be made at the American Pain Society's (APS) 33(rd) Annual Scientific Meeting held on April 30 to May 3 in Tampa, Florida. The APS Annual Scientific Meeting is the...

2014-01-07 10:38:00

States choosing Medicaid expansion shouldn't expect costly influx of individuals from states not expanding coverage; other studies examine accountable care organizations and communication-and-resolution programs Amidst the patchwork nature of Medicaid expansion in the U.S. under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), some have worried that low-income adults in states without expanded coverage might move to states that have chosen to expand—thus placing a financial burden on those states. But a...

Four New Studies Show Early Humans Had A Diet Rich In Grass
2013-06-04 11:43:40

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Four new studies have taken a new look at the diets of our ancestors and have found their behavior was a “game changer” for early humans some 3.5 million years ago. An ape-like diet that included grasses and sedges paved the way for a diet rich in grains, meats and dairy from grazing animals. In the first of the four studies, researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder conducted high-tech tests on tooth enamel...

Happily Married Newlyweds More Likely To Pack On The Pounds
2013-04-04 13:05:44

WATCH VIDEO: [Happy Marriage Can Threaten Health] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The “Honeymoon Phase” can be the happiest time of a couple´s marriage; however, a new study shows that the first few years of a happy marriage can lead to packing on the pounds. While previous research has shown that marriage is associated with weight gain, the role of marital satisfaction has never been fully investigated, according to the study´s lead author...


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.