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2014-10-20 04:21:19

DUBLIN, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) announces that James Bowling, Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO), has notified the Board of Directors of his decision to step down from his current role to pursue a new career opportunity as CFO of Severn Trent plc. James will leave Shire at the end of Q1 2015 and the company will commence a search for a new CFO immediately. Flemming Ornskov, Shire's Chief Executive Officer, commented:...

2014-10-19 23:01:35

The founder of Colorado’s Grass Station dispensary says any legal recreational marijuana market must have a well-thought-out regulatory framework in place, in order to succeed Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 DENVER (October 20, 2014) - As Alaska and Oregon consider joining Colorado and Washington State in the outright legalization of recreational marijuana for adults, Ryan Fox has some words of advice for pro-cannabis activists in those states and elsewhere in America: make...

2014-10-18 23:02:20

The Firm is actively filing Mirena lawsuits on behalf of women who suffered uterine perforations and other serious complications, allegedly due to spontaneous migration of the IUD. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Mirena lawsuits (http://www.injurybeacon.com/mirena-iud/lawsuit/) that allege the IUD caused women to sustain serious injuries when it spontaneously migrated from its proper position in the uterus continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....

2014-10-17 23:07:09

On October 10, the FDA announced that certain unexpired human and veterinary sterile products by Oregon Compounding Centers, Inc. are recalled due to lack of sterility assurance. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updates the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on sterile...

2014-10-17 23:04:35

Assurex Health and CAMH have been awarded a $6 Million Grant from Genome Canada to study the benefits of genetic testing to guide mental health medication decisions; schizophrenia patients are included for the first time in a study of this type. Mason, OH (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Assurex Health and Canada’s Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) today announced they have received a $6 million grant from Genome Canada, an agency of the Canadian government, to study the benefits of...

2014-10-17 23:03:44

Millennium Treatment Group discusses the possible ban on kratom in Palm Beach County. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Concerns about the addictiveness of kratom and its possible health risks have prompted county officials in Palm Beach County to consider a ban on the substance. Kratom is often used in a drink called Kava, delivering a pick-me-up substitute for coffee and caffeine. Kratom is considered highly dangerous by many and has supposedly been tied to several deaths,...

2014-10-17 23:01:44

DIA in cooperation with SureClinical will host a complimentary webinar "How New Electronic Trial Master File (eTMF) Data Standards Can Enhance Clinical Trial Efficiency and Quality" on October 28 from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT. Washington (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 DIA in cooperation with SureClinical will host a complimentary webinar "How New Electronic Trial Master File (eTMF) Data Standards Can Enhance Clinical Trial Efficiency and Quality" on October 28 from 11 a.m....

2014-10-17 20:21:59

WESTMINSTER, Colo., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Kinetics Corp. (OTCQB: CANK) ("Cannabis Kinetics" or the "Company") an emerging fully integrated cannabis management company, is pleased to announce that it has signed the definitive agreement for the purchase of the operating assets of The Big Tomato, an established Denver area store, warehouse distribution facility, and online hydroponics and indoor garden supplier. As per terms of the binding Merger Agreement, Cannabis...

2014-10-17 16:24:45

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- atTAcK Addiction, winner of the Governor's 2014 volunteer service award , and the News Journal have partnered to present Passport to Awareness on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Passport to Awareness was created as a follow up to the well received Heroin Forum which was presented by the News Journal earlier this year. The Heroin Forum raised the community's awareness of the growing addiction epidemic. Passport to Awareness takes the next...

2014-10-17 16:24:40

DUBLIN, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qvtm8b/global_gene) has announced the addition of the "Global Gene Therapy Market & Pipeline Insight" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qvtm8b/global_gene ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) There have been significant advancements in the area of gene therapy in terms of research of new drugs....


Latest Pharmacology Reference Libraries

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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