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Common acne medication can slow progress of relapsing-remitting MS, trial shows
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A Canadian clinical trial led by researchers at the University of Calgary’s Hotchkiss Brain Institute, at the Cumming School of Medicine, shows that minocycline, a common acne medication, can slow the progress of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) in people who have recently experienced their first symptoms.

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6 Common Thyroid Disorders And Their Causes
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Your thyroid is arguably one of the most important parts of your body. As part of the endocrine system, this small gland in your neck secretes thyroid hormone, which is responsible for directing all of your metabolic functions—that means controlling …

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What Sets Off Asthma: 5 Not So Common Asthma Triggers
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People with asthma knows what can trigger their asthma attack but a big percentage of these people don't really know their own asthma triggers. According to Asthma UK, people who have asthma have their own different triggers. Some people gets asthma …

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Urinary tract infections common in children
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A UTI is an infection of the urinary system. Bacteria can lie around the anus after passing stool and can subsequently gain entry into the urinary system, multiplying and causing urinary infections. The infection is mostly limited to the bladder but …

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Thyroid Hormone Common Contaminant in Weight-Loss Supplements
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ORLANDO, Florida — Over-the-counter (OTC) weight-loss supplements commonly contain unlabeled and clinically significant levels of thyroid hormones, including thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3), posing potentially serious health risks to users …

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Common E. coli infection affecting humans: Enteritis, UTI and kidney failure
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Common E. coli infection affecting humans: Enteritis, UTI and kidney failure The E. coli infection is linked to the cause of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), urinary tract infections (UTI), kidney failure, enteritis and diarrhea. E. coli, or …

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Common cleaning products can trigger asthma symptoms
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Vizcaya and his team evaluated respiratory symptoms over about two weeks in 21 women who had asthma symptoms within the past year, eight of whom also had a longer history of asthma. All were employees of cleaning companies in Barcelona, Spain.

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Common gene variant that affects cholesterol may raise heart risk
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The variant alters the type of protein that SCARB1 codes for, and thus interferes with cholesterol regulation. Previous studies in mice and humans have shown this is linked to atherosclerosis – a potentially serious condition where arteries become …

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Study Casts Doubt on Use of Common Antibiotic for UTIs in Women
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THURSDAY, April 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The antibiotic most commonly prescribed for bladder and other urinary tract infections, nitrofurantoin, may not be the most effective option, new research suggests. More than 25 percent of older adults have …

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