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2013-06-06 23:18:53

Prescription drugs are so addictive that when teens begin to abuse them, they can quickly spiral into high levels of abuse and addiction.

2013-06-06 18:31:08

The Cardiovascular Research Laboratory of the IDIBELL led by the cardiologist of the Bellvitge University Hospital José Luis Ferreiro has conducted a study on the effect of antiplatelet drugs given to high risk patients suffering from acute myocardial infaction (heart attack) in the context of the Infarction Code.

Tamoxifen Can Halve Breast Cancer Risk When Prescribed Longer
2013-06-03 13:09:55

Researchers announced new findings that taking one breast cancer drug for twice the time suggested can substantially increase survival rates.

2013-05-06 23:03:40

Studies conducted on the blood-thinning drug Plavix indicate no benefit when taken with aspirin and may increase changes of suffering a stroke.

2013-04-25 19:46:09

Drinking coffee could decrease the risk of breast cancer recurring in patients taking the widely used drug Tamoxifen.

2013-04-23 18:47:52

Tamoxifen is a time-honored breast cancer drug used to treat millions of women with early-stage and less-aggressive disease, and now a University of Rochester Medical Center team has shown how to exploit tamoxifen’s secondary activities so that it might work on more aggressive breast cancer.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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