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2014-09-09 23:01:06

Two cities on the West Coast are getting Marijuana Business Operation Classes to teach students the fine tuned details on opening a dispensary, grow operation or other cannabis business model. Los Angeles, CA and Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Cannabis Education and Business Training is coming to Los Angeles, California, and Las Vegas, Nevada, this weekend, offering entrepreneurs the chance to become educated in the Marijuana Industry. California residents have stepped up the...

2014-09-09 20:25:04

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy(®) (NABP(®)) has launched the .pharmacy generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) to provide consumers around the world a means for identifying safe, legal, and ethical online pharmacies and related resources. Of the tens of thousands of rogue sites selling prescription drugs online, NABP has reviewed over 10,800 and found that nearly 97% do not follow pharmacy laws and standards...

2014-09-09 20:24:58

ReportsnReports.com adds "Companion Diagnostics Market by Technology (Polymerase Chain Reaction, In-situ hybridization, Immunohistochemistry), Application (Breast, Lung cancer), & by End-user (Pharmaceutical Companies, Reference Lab)] - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global companion diagnostics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 22.7% from 2014 to 2019. Factors such as rising need for personalized...

2014-09-09 16:26:15

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) today announced its plans to publish a Technical Report on the prevention and management of drug shortages. Short supplies and disrupted supply chains of critical, life-saving medicines are becoming an increasing problem for healthcare practitioners and patients in recent years. Regulators in the United States and Europe have been reaching out to industry to find ways to mitigate the kinds of shortages...

2014-09-09 12:30:01

PharmaLex Establishes Affiliated U.S. Pharmaceutical Consulting Group to Provide Client Services Specifically For Food and Drug Administration Requirements MANNHEIM, Germany, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- September 9, 2014 - PharmaLex GmbH (www.pharmalex.com) has announced today that Andrew S. Verderame, MBA, RAC, has joined the company as Senior Advisor. He will establish the PharmaLex U.S. affiliate company and lead business development in the U.S. Mr. Verderame brings a...

2014-09-09 12:29:48

DUBLIN, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Drug Discovery Technologies - A Global Market Overview" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The development of new drugs for treating difficult diseases, such as cancer requires extensive expenditure, in addition to consuming a lot of time. The first step in designing a new drug involves the utilizing high-throughput screening of large chemical libraries for...

2014-09-09 12:29:19

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International, an independent nonprofit research institute, and Nobelpharma, a Japanese pharmaceutical company, have entered into a licensing agreement to test SR16234, an SRI drug candidate that may be effective in treating endometriosis. SR16234 is a member of a class of drugs known as selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) that regulate the effects of the hormone estrogen. "This important collaboration is addressing a...

2014-09-09 12:29:02

Company now carries a full line of Europe's finest smoking products, equipment and accessories SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kush Bottles, North America's premier supplier of certified child-resistant packaging, compliant bottles, accessories and consulting services for the marijuana industry, announced today that they will become a premier distributor in the United States of the highly acclaimed Futurola line of products. Futurola has been a staple in the...

2014-09-09 12:28:20

HealthiVibe bridges the gap between clinical trials and patient involvement. The company will present at Disruptive Innovations, September 10 & 12 in Boston. ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthiVibe, LLC, a newly formed company, aims to pioneer a new model in which the patient voice becomes central to clinical trial development. Founded by Abbe Steel, a 23-year veteran of the pharmaceutical industry, HealthiVibe uses a novel approach to gathering patient feedback....

2014-09-09 12:28:16

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Testifying before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health today, Alan Mertz, President of the American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA), expressed concern to lawmakers that additional, duplicative regulation imposed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on laboratory-developed tests (LDTs) would cause a harmful ripple effect throughout the laboratory industry that could hamper diagnostic discoveries and...


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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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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