Melanoma Facts and Figures

March 28, 2011

A new drug to extend the lives of patients with melanoma was approved today by the FDA. The medication, Yervoy, was developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and is the first of its kind to treat metastatic melanoma. Here are some important facts to know about melanoma.

Statistics about melanoma
“Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States,” according to the National Cancer Institute. Melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer and is very aggressive.
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Social Media Has Good and Bad Effects on Kids

March 28, 2011

Social media Web sites, such as Facebook and Twitter, have become nearly inescapable facets of modern life, particularly for kids. And a new report suggests they can have real benefits and risks for children. These sites, and virtual gaming worlds, allow users to interact with each other and they are where children and adolescents are spending a lot, if not most, of their free time, according to a report on the impact of social media just released by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

The report, published online March 28 in Pediatrics, says that more than half of adolescents log on to a social media Web site at least once a day, and nearly one-quarter of teens say they log on to their favorite social media sites 10 or more times each day. So, what kind of an impact is all that time spent fraternizing over technology instead of in person having on today’s youth?
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Sportsmen select Propecia Pills Online

March 28, 2011

More than ten years ago, finasteride was sanctioned for the treatment of baldness. Now thither is another brand gens of the dose – Propecia.

For a long clock, scientists believed that the campaign of manly normal baldness was lone dihydrotestosterone (on with inherited factors), so aft the discharge of Propecia no one hasn’t doubtfulness that finasteride will be put-upon for this purpose. It was a breakthrough for men wretched from hairsbreadth departure.
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Nexium – To Treat Heartburns And Peptic Ulcers

March 26, 2011

Nexium is contains Benzimidazole which is a drug that can demolish intimate parasites and fungous infections and can keep the venter from manufacture zen. Hence Nexium is one of the trump medicines to dainty heartburns, peptic ulcers and eventide GERD. The generic epithet of this dose is Esomeprazole.This dose is extremely efficient in putt a over closure to manufacture of battery-acid by the venter inside a duad of one hr.

Nexium belongs to a grouping of medicines which are called proton pump inhibitors. By reduction the quantity of tummy superman in your venter, this medicate aids to set redress any injury that could suffer already occurred to the oesophagus, breadbasket or the intestines.
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All You Need to Know About Nolvadex

March 9, 2011

Nolvadex is the barter discover for drug tamoxifen citrate which is an antagonist for estrogen that is used as a get-go cable of clinical defence against carcinomas of front. Nolvadex is moderately unlike from over-the-counter products since it is not an anabolic/androgenic steroid.

Mode of Action:
The drug is technically an estrogen protagonist/antprotagonist, which competitively binds to estrogen receptors in versatile quarry tissues. It is, yet, significant to understand that Nolvadex does not forbid testosterone and its synthetic derivatives, so called anabolic steroids, from converting into estrogens but only fights with them in a classify of “rivalry” for the estrogen receptors and prevents the downstream signal pathways initiated by estrogen.
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