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Health Tip: Treating Short-Term Back Pain

Health Tip: Treating Short-Term Back Pain

(HealthDay News) — Back pain is one of the most common medical issues in the United States, says the National Institutes of Health. Latest Chronic Pain News Could CBD Treat Opioid Addiction? Less Pain, More Car Crashes: Legalized Marijuana Hypnotherapy, Alternative to Opioids for Pain? Scientists Spot Unexpected Player in Fibromyalgia 1 in 4 American […]

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AHA News: Why Do Women Get Statins Less Frequently Than Men?

AHA News: Why Do Women Get Statins Less Frequently Than Men?

Latest Cholesterol News MONDAY, Aug. 19, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — Women are less likely than men to be treated with cholesterol-lowering statins – or get them prescribed at guideline-recommended intensity levels when they do, according to a new study that also looked at reasons behind the discrepancies. Statins help reduce the risk of […]

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Rozlytrek Approved to Treat Tumors With <i>NTRK</i> Gene Fusion

Rozlytrek Approved to Treat Tumors With NTRK Gene Fusion

<img class="healthday_image" src="http://www.medicationjunction.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/rozlytrek-approved-to-treat-tumors-with-ntrk-gene-fusion.jpg" alt="News Picture: Rozlytrek Approved to Treat Tumors With NTRK Gene Fusion”> Latest Cancer News MONDAY, Aug. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Rozlytrek (entrectinib), a kinase inhibitor, has received approval to treat adults and adolescents with cancer that carries the genetic defect neurotrophic tyrosine receptor kinase (NTRK) gene fusion and has progressed following […]

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Dulera (mometasone furoate/formoterol fumarate)

Dulera (mometasone furoate/formoterol fumarate)

What is Dulera? and how does it work (mechanism of action)? Dulera is a combination of inhaled drugs that is used to treat asthma. In patients with asthma, the smaller airways (bronchioles) through which air moves in and out of the lungs can be narrowed by accumulation of mucus, spasm of the muscles that surround […]

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budesonide/formoterol hfa inhaler (Symbicort)

budesonide/formoterol hfa inhaler (Symbicort)

What is budesonide/formoterol? What is budesonide/formoterol used for? Symbicort is a combination of inhaled drugs that is used to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In patients with asthma or COPD the smaller airways (bronchioles) through which air moves in and out of thelungs can be narrowed by accumulation of mucus, spasm of […]

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beclomethasone dipropionate inhaler (Beconase AQ, QNASL)

What is beclomethasone aerosol inhaler? What is beclomethasone used for? Beclomethasone is a synthetic steroid of the glucocorticoid family. It’s prescribed to people age 5 and up. Beclomethasone is inhaled to stop and prevent the brochial spasm symptoms of asthma. The naturally-occurring glucocorticoid that is produced by the adrenal gland is cortisol or hydrocortisone. Glucocorticoid […]

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What chronic illnesses are people with HIV more likely to experience?

What chronic illnesses are people with HIV more likely to experience?

New research looks into the chronic illnesses that people living with HIV are at most risk of developing. <img src="http://www.medicationjunction.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/what-chronic-illnesses-are-people-with-hiv-more-likely-to-experience.jpg" alt="hiv awareness ribbon“>New research examines what other illnesses HIV may lead to. In the United States, over 1 million people are currently living with an HIV infection. Worldwide, 1.8 million people have HIV. Overall, the […]

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What causes eyebrow pain?

What causes eyebrow pain?

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What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer

What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer

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