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Inflammation  in the soft palate of patients with OSA

Inflammation in the soft palate of patients with OSA

The presence of an inflammation of the upper airways induced by the repeated airflow turbulence following the mechanical obstruction already has been demonstrated in sleep apnea subjects, as evidenced by increased concentrations of the inflammatory cytokine interleukin in exhaled condensate, […]

When It Won’t Stay Up – Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence)

The inability to achieve and maintain an adequate erection for satisfactory sexual performance is extremely common and probably affects most men at some stage in their lives. This important men’s health issue is called erectile dysfunction (ED). The word ‘impotence’ […]

The impact of infertility (part 2)

The perspective from adult women mid-thirties to sixties Four particularly described the fear as a young woman of telling a future boyfriend, as Orten and Orten had found in their study: How will he take me out (4 ft 8 […]

The impact of infertility

The views of young women late adolescence to mid-twenties Vignette 1: Shauna, age 19 Shauna is a confident university student, engaged to be married. Diagnosed at birth, she learned about TS early on: I can’t separate ‘Shauna’ from Turner Syndrome […]

Etiology and Risk Factors of ERD – Online Pharmacy News

Etiology and Risk Factors of ERD Vascular disease is the most common etiology of ERD in elderly men. The risk of vascular ERD increases with smoking, hyper-cholesterolemia, and diabetes. In addition, many diseases, such as diabetes, stroke, and Parkinson’s disease, […]

Pharmacy News Online: Chemicals in some air fresheners may affect breathing

The People’s Pharmacy: Chemicals in some air fresheners may affect breathing For years, I had woken up in the middle of the night unable to breathe through my nose. This disrupted a good night’s sleep, as I would have to […]

Pharmaceutical News

Fears over ‘defective’ execution drugs Execution drugs supplied to the US by a British pharmaceutical company may have been defective, leading to potentially agonising deaths for prisoners. Execution expert Dr Mark Heath raised concerns today over whether the anaesthetic sodium […]

Drug Industry News

Generic drug acquisition: Perrigo buys Minnesota’s Paddock Labs Over-the-counter drugmaker Perrigo has acquired Minneapolis-based Paddock Labs for $540 million, adding $200 million per year in revenue to the bottom line of the world’s largest drug company. The purchase expands Perrigo’s […]

FDA and Pharmacy News

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval For New Formulation Of Acetadote Company commences launch of the next generation product Product shelf life extended from 24 to 30 months Nashville, TN /PRNewswire/ – Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: CPIX ) today announced that […]