Antimicrobial gel could improve root canal results
The results of root canal treatments could improve because of an antimicrobial gel recently discovered and developed. A research team has developed an injectable antimicrobial...
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FDA approves once-weekly exenatide extended-release injection
The FDA recently approved AstraZeneca's GLP-1 receptor agonist exenatide extended-release injection in a once-weekly single-dose autoinjector device for the treatment of adults...
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Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedure Options to Consider
You can't help getting older, but that doesn't mean you have to look your age. If wrinkles or loose, sagging skin have made you dissatisfied with your appearance, you may be...
1 day ago - Facial Aesthetic Surgery
Gerard Butler Tried Bee Venom to Treat His Sore Muscles-and Landed in the Hospital
Rodale Inc. Here's what to know about the risky practice known as "apitherapy" You might want to think twice before listening to Gerard Butler's muscle recovery advice. The...
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Botulinum toxin improves facial synkinesis symptoms
The injection of botulinum toxin into the buccinator muscle yielded improved symptoms in patients with facial synkinesis. The current prospective cohort study included 84...
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Four ways health execs can prep for costly CAR-T cell therapies
Recent FDA approvals of Novartis' tisagenlecleucel , the first chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy for the treatment of certain pediatric and young adult patients with a...
2 days ago - Managed Healthcare Executive - 2 articles
Semaglutide Effective in Blood Sugar Control, Soon To Be Available as Pills
Semaglutides are a class of drugs prescribed for type 2 diabetics, but are available as an injection and the trials for the development of pills are ongoing.
3 days ago - Medindia Health
Protein identified as promising novel obesity treatment
This week Amgen published data showing that injection of a protein known as growth differentiation factor 15 facilitated weight loss in obese mice and primates.
3 days ago - News Medical
Extended-release naltrexone comparable to buprenorphine-naloxone for opioid addiction
Extended-release naltrexone had comparable efficacy to a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone for maintaining short-term abstinence from heroin and other illicit...
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Injection may help people lose 10% of their weight
Researchers based in Amgen's LA office also found that when given to monkeys, the injection improved their blood glucose levels, which lessens their risk of type 2 diabetes.
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Even "healthy people," if they eat sugar, are at risk for heart disease, new...
New research reveals that even healthy people who consume a high-sugar diet are prone to heart disease. To reach this conclusion, researchers from the University of Surrey in...
Poor heart health is driving the racial health gap
The average white American lives to 79 years old, compared to 75.5 years for the average black American. Scientists at Northwestern say a lack of care and prevention in blacks...
Do Not be Misinformed by Sugar Claims
Consumers believe products with "no added sugar" claims are healthier and lower in calories. But is there evidence to support this belief?
Should You Work Out on Halloween? This Is What Jillian Michaels Says
A little Halloween mondaymotivation for ya! Get crackin' team. riseandgrind A photo posted by Jillian Michaels on Oct 31, 2016 at 8:46am PDT Just in case you were thinking...
Push + Pull HIIT Workout
Workout equipment: Workout type: 12 minute Timer setting: 18 x :10 x :30 1. Burpee pull ups 2. Squat step overs 3. High knees w/ jump rope 4. Jump lunge squat combo 5. Double...
The 180 breast cancer genes
The Cambridge University study has shed more light on the BRCA1 gene, which Hollywood star Angelina Jolie famously inherited, before she had a mastectomy to reduce her risk.
Higher Levels Of Thyroxine Linked To Irregular Heartbeat
The risk of irregular heartbeat is greater among individuals who produce too much thyroid hormone than among those with normal hormonal levels.
Opioid Use Numbers Go Down in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
Multimode drug therapy approach has almost completing replaced the opioid alone prescription to combat pain postop.
Stress And Pain in Cancer Patients Increase Risk of Longer Hospital Stay
Patients' physical symptoms are associated with longer hospital lengths of stay and increased risk of unplanned readmission within 90 days.
Less Than Six Hours of Sleep During Pregnancy Increases Risk of Gestational...
Short sleep duration is associated with elevated blood sugar levels in pregnancy as well as an increased risk for developing gestational diabetes.