Latest nausea Stories

2008-12-12 11:12:32

New research shows a commonly used steroid to reduce nausea and vomiting is associated with an increased risk of postoperative bleeding.

2008-11-05 06:00:06

A.P. Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: APPA), a specialty pharmaceutical company, today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2008.

2008-10-02 15:01:05

A total of 146 students at Washington's Georgetown University have been treated for a stomach illness as of Thursday, officials say.

2008-09-28 03:00:10

By Akyuz, Aygul Guvenc, Gulten; Ustunsoz, Ayfer; Kaya, Tulay Purpose: To describe the experiences of Turkish women with gynecologic cancer and their partners. Design and Methods: Qualitative research using a descriptive phenomenological approach.

2008-09-24 21:00:29

British health officials said doctors should be cautious about giving drugs to children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The government said drugs such as Ritalin should only be used in severe cases and never given to children under the age of 5, The Times of London said Wednesday.

2008-09-18 18:00:19

Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCMP) today announced results of its phase 2b dose-ranging study of AMITIZA(R) (lubiprostone) in patients with Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC), conducted in Japan.

2008-09-17 00:00:07

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Cancer patients will soon be able to use a medication patch to ease the debilitating nausea that often accompanies chemotherapy.The Food and Drug Administration said Monday it has approved the first anti-nausea patch for chemotherapy patients, intended to provide relief for up to five days.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.