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Sensory neurons can be used to discover therapies for ALS

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have shown that mutations in specific genes that destroy motor neurons and thereby cause the devastating effects of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis — also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease — also attack sensory neurons. The discovery in today’s (Thursday, Nov. 8) Scientific Reports indicates that studying sensory neurons… Read More »

Clomid (clomiphene Citrate) Medication Used In Infertility Treatment For Women

by neofedex Infertility in women Inability of women to become pregnant in spite of attempting for the duration of entire year (or six months in case of women aged 35+ years) is considered as infertility. Even women who may become pregnant but are unable to continue being pregnant are also considered as infertile. Infertility may… Read More »

Medical Guide: AMOXICILLIN: Used in the Treatment of Bacterial Infections

“Although, your health condition may impact your everyday life, do not let it define who you are.” Amoxicillin is indicated in the treatment of bacterial infections. To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness of amoxicillin and other antibacterial drugs, amoxicillin should be used only to treat infections that are proven or… Read More »

Doctor, When Should Muscle Relaxants be Used For Arthritis?

One question that comes up repeatedly is, “Where do muscle relaxants fall into the treatment approach for different musculoskeletal conditions”? Patients will sometimes ask about them and physicians who see these patients sometimes wonder if these drugs should be considered. Skeletal muscle relaxants are the most widely prescribed drug class in the United States for… Read More »