Drug candidate for DME treatment to begin toxicology studies
THR-149, a plasma kallikrein inhibitor for the potential treatment of diabetic macular edema, has reached a milestone in its development and will start pivotal toxicology...
17 hours ago - Healio
Novel method to detect toxic effects of chemicals could reduce need for animal testing
Traditional toxicological investigations performed on animals are expensive, time-consuming and may cause animal suffering. But new research demonstrates that a neuronal cell...
21 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Is It Safe To Take Expired Medicine?
The Question: Is expired medication effective and safe to take? The Answer: Take pause before just reaching into your medicine cabinet. There are a few factors that determine...
4 days ago - The Huffington Post
Mother died 'after becoming addicted to painkillers'
Sarah Jones died at her home in Stockport last August with toxicology reports revealing she had two different painkillers and an anti-depressant in her system.
18 days ago - Daily Mail
Widespread sucralose exposure in a randomized clinical trial in healthy young adults (Nutritional status, dietary intake, and body composition)
Background: Low-calorie sweeteners are found in many foods and beverages, but consumers may not realize their presence, and their role in appetite, weight, and health is...
21 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
George Michael finally laid to rest after private funeral
The Wham! star's funeral was delayed due to lengthy toxicology tests.
26 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Alere wins ABFT accreditation to deliver post-mortem, human performance toxicology testing services
Alere Inc., a global leader in rapid diagnostics, today announced that its forensic toxicology division, Alere Forensics at Redwood Toxicology Laboratory, has received...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Researcher highlights ten main problems that must be addressed to modernize toxicology
Toxicology as a science has not evolved to keep pace with the chemical revolution, according to Thomas Hartung writing in the International Journal of Risk Assessment and...
1 month ago - News Medical
Metabolic syndrome: Toxicology's next patient
A rise in caloric consumption combined with a decrease in physical activity has contributed to a boom of metabolic diseases, such as type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
New in Vitro Model Assesses Toxicological Risk Without Animal Testing
The newly developed Adverse Outcome Pathways have received an award from PETA for contributing to non-animal approaches to predict adverse health effects.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
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Statin Therapy May Benefit Patients With Hepatitis B or C Related Cirrhosis
Hepatitis B or C related cirrhosis in patients could be treated by using statin drugs, reveals study.
Optimism May Reduce Risk of Dying Prematurely Among Women
The study found that women who were optimistic had a significantly reduced risk of dying from several major causes of death including cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory...
Want to get over your recent break-up? Do anything
This placebo effect influences brain regions associated with emotions and releases dopamine - known as the 'feel-good' hormone, researchers at the University of Colorado at...
Financial Strain May Increase Chances of Low-birth-Weight Babies
Pregnant moms who are socioeconomically disadvantaged have a higher likelihood of having smaller babies.
Dangers of Indoor Tanning Perceived Through Images of Skin Cancer
Although the health risks associated with indoor tanning are clear, tanning bed use among college-aged women is still popular.
4 Ways to Make a City More Walkable | Jeff Speck
Walking around a city is a great way to experience it because you're able to get up close and personal with what's around you. There aren't pains of glass in the way the way...
Sleep-Deprived Teens More Likely to Commit Crimes than Adults
New research out of the University of York in the United Kingdom and the University of Pennsylvania reported that teens who report midday sleepiness tend to show more...
Factors Associated With Mortality in Low-Risk Pediatric Critical Care...
Objective: To determine differences between survivors and nonsurvivors and factors associated with mortality in pediatric intensive care patients with low risk of...
Brain Stimulation During Special Skills Training Helps Improve Performance
Improving working memory or cognitive strategies could be very valuable for training people faster and more efficiently.
Frozen Fruits And Vegetables Provide Most Nutrients: Study
The importance of frozen fruits and vegetables help Americans meet their daily recommendations set by the Dietary Guidelines for Americans .