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What can cause itchy skin without a rash?

What can cause itchy skin without a rash?

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Alzheimer’s: Cell mechanism removes defective protein

Alzheimer’s: Cell mechanism removes defective protein

The buildup of defective tau proteins is a prominent feature of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. The faulty proteins form tangles that disrupt brain function and kill nerve cells, or neurons. Experiments in human cell cultures reveal a mechanism through which scientists can regulate defective tau protein levels. Now, scientists have identified a molecule that […]

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Through my eyes: Weight loss surgery

Through my eyes: Weight loss surgery

I grew up in a dysfunctional and abusive family where food was my escape. Even the shortest walk left me breathless, sweaty, and fatigued. Genetics was not on my side, as both my mother and father struggled with obesity and diabetes. Mum used food as a means of emotional comfort, and food was the main […]

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How crushed eggshells could help repair bone damage

How crushed eggshells could help repair bone damage

Soon, the phrase “walking on eggshells” may gain a positive new meaning thanks to researchers from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. In their new study, which they conducted both in vitro and in a rat model, they showed how crushed eggshells could be the way forward in fixing bone damage. Researchers have found an innovative […]

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Breast cancer: Blood test may predict relapse

Breast cancer: Blood test may predict relapse

Using data from a person’s immune response, researchers have devised a blood test that may accurately predict the risk of breast cancer recurrence. Researchers are getting closer to developing a blood test that detects breast cancer recurrence. Despite scientific advancements in breast cancer research, this type continues to be the leading cancer among women in […]

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Infertility

Infertility

What causes infertility in women? Women need functioning ovaries, fallopian tubes, and a uterus to get pregnant. Conditions affecting any one of these organs can contribute to female infertility. Some of these conditions are listed below and can be evaluated using a number of different tests. Disruption of ovarian function (presence or absence of ovulation […]

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Giving Up Alcohol Boosts Mental Health in Women

Giving Up Alcohol Boosts Mental Health in Women

By Norra MacReadyWebMD Health News July 9, 2019 — For women, quitting drinking may be linked to a significant improvement in mental health, according to a study published online this week in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. Latest Mental Health News The findings come from a comparison of two groups of people, which together included […]

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terconazole (Terazol, Zazole)

terconazole (Terazol, Zazole)

What is terconazole? What is terconazole used for? Terconazole is an anti-fungal cream and suppository used for treating vaginal yeast infections (Candida). It is related to several other anti-fungal drugs including fluconazole (Diflucan), ketoconazole (Nizoral), itraconazole (Sporanox), miconazole (Micatin, Monistat), and clotrimazole (Lotrimin). It prevents growth of yeast by preventing production of the membranes that […]

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Health Tip: Make Traveling Easier on Your Pet

Health Tip: Make Traveling Easier on Your Pet

(HealthDay News) — Taking your dog or cat on a flight may be no cakewalk, depending on the differing requirements of the airlines and various destinations. Latest Travel Health News That’s why it’s best to research these things before you leave, says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. To reduce travel-related stress for […]