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Some People Use Marijuana To Feel Better Even Though They May Feel Worse Afterward

Erin Tornatore, Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs Adolescents and young adults who smoke marijuana frequently may attempt to manage negative moods by using the drug, according to a study in September's Journal of Studies on Alcohol and...

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2014-09-22 16:28:33

MIAMI, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The three groups who stand to gain the most if Florida's Medical Marijuana Constitutional Amendment is approved in November are the state's government, its citizens and their doctors, according to the industry's top legal consultant, Miami attorney Jeffrey Feiler. Feiler, who played a critical role in providing legal advice in connection with the legalization of medical marijuana in Colorado, said the State of Florida will gain from tens of...

2014-09-22 16:28:30

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the campaign supporting Proposition 46, California's patient safety ballot measure on the November 2014 ballot, criticized an opposition spokesperson for suggesting that it's more important that a physician enjoy alcohol than getting to the bottom of an adverse event. Dr. Sion Roy, a spokesperson for the insurance company-backed No on 46 campaign, said to KABC in Los Angeles yesterday. "They can call a doctor when he's...

2014-09-22 12:31:50

An Alliance Of 5 Companies Experienced In Biosimilars Development MANNHEIN, Germany, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Five pharmaceutical service providers (Assign International GmbH, Aurigon GmbH, Celonic AG, Protagen Protein Services GmbH and PharmaLex GmbH) formed The Biosimilars Group in July 2014. This new company has today started operations and offers a complete service portfolio for the biosimilars industry, including analytics driven biosimilars...

2014-09-22 12:26:18

Opportunities Will Be Driven By Projected Annual Growth Trend of 11.3 Percent Over the Next Five Years, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that by the end of 2014, the Chilean pharmaceutical market is expected to be worth $2 billion (U.S. dollars), increasing at a compound annual growth rate of 11.3 percent over the next five years (to 2018). This growth comes as Chile experienced GDP growth of...

2014-09-22 08:28:35

Name Changed to PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. DALLAS and NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTCBB: ACCP), has signed an exclusive, global license agreement with Plasma Technologies LLC ("PlasmaTech") for the development and commercialization of its proprietary plasma fractionation process. Concurrently, the Company announced a new corporate management team and its intention to strategically refocus and rebrand the company as PlasmaTech...

2014-09-22 08:28:29

Reaccreditation underscores WIRB-Copernicus Group's commitment to enhancing safeguards for clinical trial participants PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that its Western Institutional Review Board(®) (WIRB) has been reaccredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP), which endeavors...

2014-09-22 08:28:17

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that the company is scheduled to present a corporate overview and update at the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry conference on Friday, September 26, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time (8:30 a.m. Pacific Time), at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York City. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available under the investor relations section of Arena's website at...

2014-09-22 08:23:11

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Acetic Acid Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Acetic Acid Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global acetic acid industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-09-21 23:01:02

The expansion of Canadian's access to primary healthcare services will bolster demand for pharmaceuticals. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Brand Name Pharmaceutical Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Over the past five years, the patent cliff has enabled more generic drugs to inundate the market, thereby cutting into revenue growth for the Brand Name Pharmaceutical...

2014-09-21 23:00:36

Dr. Pritpal Tamber, "health explorer" and the Physician Editor of TEDMED 2013, Dr. Fergus Sweeney, Head Inspections and Human Medicines Pharmacovigilance Division at the European Medicines Agency, and Dr. Lilliam Rosario, Director of the Office Computational Science at CDER, complete the list of keynote speakers for the PhUSE Annual Conference in London, UK in October 2014. London, United-Kingdom (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 PhUSE is proud to announce Dr. Pritpal Tamber, Dr....


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Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

Generalized Anxiety Disorder
2013-07-25 15:07:54

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder with worry about normal, everyday situations such as finance, health and wellbeing in relationships (personal and work related) all lasting longer than six months. Symptoms The symptoms of GAD can include but are not limited to difficulty swallowing, rashes, shortness of breath, fidgeting, headaches, tension, nausea, etc. In order for GAD to be ruled as present, the symptoms and feelings must be experiences for at least six...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

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2009-04-28 16:00:11

Bursera graveolens or Palo Santo is a tree indigenous to South America in Argetina, Paraguay, Boliva and coastal areas of Ecuador. Palo Santo means "holy wood" in English and belongs in the same family as frankincense and myrrh. Although it has been used in homeopathic medicine for years, most recently it is the extraction of essential oils that has put this plant in the spotlight. Limonene, a-Terpineol, Menthofuran and Carvone are a few of the oils derived from this plant. Native...

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2005-07-12 18:32:21

Datura wrightii (a poisonous weed) is sometimes used as a hallucinogen. It is commonly called Sacred Datura. Datura wrightii is classified as a deliriant, or an anticholinergic. In the US it is, however, called Western Jimson Weed.

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