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Medical News Today: Surprisingly, opioids may increase risk of chronic pain
Opioids are routinely given after surgery to help minimize pain. However, according to new research, opioids may increase the risk of chronic pain.
Featured Health News from Medical News Today, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Medical News Today: Do feminine hygiene products actually lead to a higher risk of infection?
Many women may view using intimate hygiene products, such as washes or wipes, as a necessity. But new research suggests that they may, in fact, be harmful.
Featured Health News from Medical News Today, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Medical News Today: Ways to stop heart palpitations
Heart palpitations can feel like a fluttering in the chest, a pounding heart, or a racing pulse. Smoking, exercise, and stress can cause them, but if palpitations are the result of an underlying condition, treatment will be necessary. Here, learn how to stop heart palpitations at home and when to see a doctor.
Featured Health News from Medical News Today, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Leptin's neural circuit identified
Scientists have identified a neural circuit in the hypothalamus as the primary mechanism mediating the hormone leptin's anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects and found two mechanisms underlying leptin's inhibition of appetite. The work in mice advances efforts to treat human obesity and diabetes.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Characterizing 'keyhole' is first step to fighting obesity at cellular level
Scientists have characterized for the first time a complex, little-understood cellular receptor type that, when activated, shuts off hunger.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Detailed images of tumor vasculature
Thanks to a new method of analyzing ultrasound images, conventional scanners can be used for generating high-res images of blood vessels in tumors. This approach makes it easier to distinguish between different types of tumors, and it facilitates the tracking of the progress and success of chemotherapy.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Man Forced To Undergo Second Face Transplant After Drugs Interfered With First Face Transplant
French man Jerome Hamon underwent a second face transplant due to drugs that interfered with his first face transplant. He took drugs that caused his facial tissue to die.
Tech Times : Medicine, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

A New Treatment For Hard-To-Treat Migraine May Finally Be Here
A new, more effective migraine drug may be on the way. It’s called erenumab, and in a series of tests, it cut down the frequency of headaches among migraine sufferers by half.
Tech Times : Medicine, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

A Seizure Drug Made From Marijuana Is This Close To Getting FDA Approval
GW Pharmaceuticals awaits FDA approval for Epidiolex, which contains an element derived from cannabis. It will treat children suffering from two rare forms of epilepsy by making their seizures less frequent.
Tech Times : Medicine, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Low total testosterone in men widespread, linked to chronic disease
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) New research finds that more men have suboptimal testosterone levels than previously known, and it may be putting these men at risk.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

How environmental pollutants and genetics work together in rheumatoid arthritis
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) New research documents how chemicals and a certain gene activate an enzyme to increase the risk and severity of RA and bone destruction.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

Focus on osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and sarcopenia at largest congress in the field
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO) will welcome more than 4,000 delegates to the WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2018, opening today in Kraków, Poland. The CME-accredited Congress is the world's largest gathering of clinicians and researchers working in the field of musculoskeletal disorders.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:18:04 GMT

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