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2010-02-08 07:40:32

Women with gout are at greater risk of a heart attack than men with the disease.

2010-01-11 20:59:31

Small amounts of lead in the bodies of healthy children and teens — amounts well below the levels defined as "concerning" by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) — may worsen kidney function.

2010-01-11 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, in the U.S.

2009-12-01 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ardea Biosciences, Inc.

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2009-11-06 08:50:00

Finding could lead to new understanding of substance harmful in kidney disease and other human diseases.

2009-11-06 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ardea Biosciences, Inc.

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2009-11-04 09:54:51

Searching for a needle in a haystack may seem futile, but it's worth it if the needle is a hard-to-detect protein that may identify a person at high risk of a heart attack circulating within a haystack of human serum (liquid component of blood).

2009-10-19 12:44:50

Additional analysis showed that reduction and long-term maintenance of normal serum urate levels also reduced risk of future gout flares.

2009-10-19 10:04:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- URL Pharma, Inc., today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Colcrys(TM) (colchicine, USP) for the prophylaxis (prevention) of gout flares.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.