Cocktail of drugs found in dead prisoner's system
Toxicology testing of death in custody reveals ice in system.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Sleeping pills double the risk for hip fracture
Patients who were middle-aged and taking benzodiazepines or nonbenzodiazepine hypnotics for 2 weeks or less were at increased risk for hip fracture, according to a systematic...
23 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Here's How Much Coffee Is Really Safe to Drink
Whether you're starting your day with a strong cup of coffee or indulging in a mid-afternoon pick-me-up, caffeine is a drug that many people don't want to quit. And thankfully...
1 month ago - Time
Read This If You Drink More Than 4 Cups Of Coffee a Day
Photograph by Getty Images Taking in too much caffeine can put your body and mind at risk With your hectic schedule, keeping your energy up is an all-day challenge. That's why...
1 month ago - Mens health
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...
1 month 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...
1 month 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...
1 month 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.
1 month 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...
1 month 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.
1 month ago - Sydney Morning Herald
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New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Are you getting enough of these healthy foods?
Maintaining one's health doesn't have to involve complicated science. In fact, it can be as easy as eating - all the right food, that is. The list of things you can eat to...
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss , Immune System and Disorders
10 stroke patients regain control of their paralyzed hands
The machine, developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, targets a small part of the brain that is needed to send the first 'movement signal' to our...
Preeclampsia increases stroke risk six fold
Two thirds of preeclampsia-related strokes occur after birth when the mother has gone home, a team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center warn.
Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
New research investigating how we adhere to certain unspoken codes of conduct and appearance may give us insight into extremist behavior. And with this weeks's deadly terrorist...
The Not So Sweet Connection Between Cancer and Sugar
A specific type of cancer known as squamous cell carcinoma is remarkably more dependent on sugar as their energy supply compared to other types.
Global Warming Is On Pace To Cause Many Sleepless Nights By 2099, Study Finds
Nick Obradovich couldn't sleep. It was October 2015, and a surprise heat wave sent thermometers across San Diego soaring 7 degrees Fahrenheit above average. The window...
The Weekly Roundup: Your Go-To Guide For Everything You May Have Missed This...
Welcome to my Weekly Roundup! In one convenient post, you're about to discover the most important things I've noticed this