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New Drug Could Save You From Severe Hearing Loss

March 8, 2018

A new drug that that inhibits an enzyme known as cyclin-dependent kinase 2 could potentially save the hearing of millions of people. In the study, inhibiting cyclin-dependent kinase 2 (CDK2) was…

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Anaphylactic Shock: Symptoms, Causes, And Treatments

March 6, 2018

Anaphylactic shock is a rare but severe allergic reaction that can be deadly if you don’t treat it right away. It’s most often caused by an allergy to food, insect bites, or certain medications. A shot…

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Anxiety: Calming Your Anxious Moments The Natural Way

March 4, 2018

Anxiety is part of life, we all feel it from time to time. When you do, there are a few natural things you can try to help calm your emotions.…

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Cucumbers: Seven Health Benefits Your Body Will Absolutely Love

February 28, 2018

Cucumbers though commonly thought to be a vegetable, is actually a fruit. It’s high in beneficial nutrients, as well as certain plant compounds and antioxidants that may help treat and…

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Adiponectin: What Is It? Why Is It Important to You Health?

February 22, 2018

Adiponectin is a protein that effects insulin levels and inflammation and thereby influences conditions such as obesity, diabetes,and heart disease. It is produced by fat cells, also referred to as…

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Cardiac Device Coverage Updated by Center For Medicare Services

February 19, 2018

Cardiac device (ICD) coverage was updated last week by The Center For Medicare Services (CMS) for the first time since 2005. This update expedites patient access and cuts regulations for providers…

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Pancreatic Cancer: Five Warning Signs You Need To Know

February 15, 2018

Pancreatic cancer can be treated if caught early, but the signs are often subtle. Therefore, the disease is usually missed until it is in later, more serious stages. We list several…

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Migraines and Higher Heart Trouble Risk: Is There A Link?

February 8, 2018

Migraine sufferers might have to worry about more than just dealing with debilitating headaches. Migraine patients could also face an increased risk of heart attacks, strokes, and blood clots.      …

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U.S. Senators Request Administration Increase Funding For Alzheimer’s

February 7, 2018

U.S. Senators urged President Trump to demonstrate his support by bolstering the funding request for Alzheimer’s in his fiscal 2019 budget request.  The Senate plans to vote on the budget…

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Surgical Gloves Two In One With GAMMEX PI Glove-in-Glove System

February 2, 2018

Surgical gloves, two in one, are necessary for surgeons working with sharp instruments. Putting on two pairs of gloves is a common occurrence in medicine and frustrating. Now there are…

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