Posted by admin on September 28, 2014

Your Womb And Brain And Evening Primrose Oil

Like all herbal extracts, evening primrose oil should ideally be taken with the approval of a qualified healthcare professional. Keep in mind that while studies have shown that patients taking the herbal extract have experienced little to no side effects, it still has risks for certain cohorts. In several studies, for example, the substance has been shown to increase the risk of seizures in schizophrenic patients on anti-psychotic medications.

Primrose Oil

Aside from these instances, fortunately, evening primrose oil nutritional supplements like those sold by Comvita are safe to take for relatively healthy individuals. Get more info…

Posted by admin on September 28, 2014

5 Factors Shaping The Pharmacy Industry Around The World

The pharmacy industry is considered one of the pillars of modern medicine. But it is also at a crossroads due to many factors, such as capped revenues, intense competition, and increased expectations in its role in the management of chronic conditions. This is true for both community pharmacies and chain pharmacies, such as Rowlands Pharmacy.

Rowlands Pharmacy
Take a look at the factors shaping the pharmacy industry as well as their impact on the short-term profitability and long-term sustainability of pharmacies in the United Kingdom and elsewhere in the world. Get more info…

Posted by Leo Queale on September 13, 2014

Pamela Arias Lost 150 Pounds When She Walked Away from Her Sugar Addiction

Pamela Arias lost over 150 pounds. After being overweight for most of her life, Pamela admits she weighs 24 pounds more right now than she did in the 6th grade. And to think that I lived my entire life this way until I was 38 years old, she said. Im so glad I made the decision two years ago to change my life.

More from Pamela in her own words -

 I ate fast food, processed foods and fried foods. This was the only lifestyle Id ever known.

I was miserable every day. I had horrible sciatica, lower back pain, and my knees would give out going up and down stairs in my own home. One day I had taken the kids to the local races. You had to walk an incline to get into the event, but not very far.

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Posted by Christopher Reeks on September 10, 2014

A novel polymorphism of the GP78 gene is associated with coronary artery disease in Han population in China

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GP78 is a membrane-anchored ubiquitin ligase mediating the degradation of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA coenzyme A reductase (HMGCR) and Insig-1, which was very essential for the synthesis of cholesterol process. Cholesterol levels have a causal role in the development of cardiovascular disease. The aim of the present study was to assess the association between the human gp78 gene polymorphism and coronary artery disease (CAD) in a Han and Uygur population of China.

We used two independent case-control studies: a Han population (602 CAD patients and 572control subjects) and a Uygur population (374 CAD patients and 376control subjects).

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Posted by Leo Queale on September 5, 2014

Interceptive Orthodontics: A Practical Guide to Occlusal Management


Interceptive Orthodontics: A Practical Guide to Occlusal Management aims to guide the practitioner in the art of interceptive management of the developing dentition. The goal is to guide the permanent dentition into the line of the dental arches, avoiding complex orthodontic treatment for teeth displaced far from their ideal position, and thereby reducing orthodontic treatment time. This book covers growth of the jaws and tooth development, and explains the correct timing of interceptive management. It also discusses orthodontic assessment, special investigations and comprehensive management of the mixed dentition, taking in the issues of early crowding, impaction, supernumerary and supplemental teeth, dental arch expansion, space maintenance and space management. Get more info…