Tag Archives: Drugs

This Biotech Startup Just Raised $47 Million To Make Drugs From Fungi

Fungi in the lab Hexagon Bio In 1928, a Scottish researcher by the name of Alexander Fleming came back from vacation to discover that he’d accidentally grown a species of fungi called Penicillium on a petri dish containing bacteria. The fungi, to Fleming’s surprise, appeared to be keeping the growth of that bacteria at bay.… Read More »

Veterans benefit from pain treatment without drugs

A new study finds a lower risk of adverse post-treatment outcomes among returning military service personnel with chronic pain who received nondrug therapy. Share on PinterestNew research shows that some nondrug therapies, including exercise therapy, can help relieve pain in veterans. Many people returning from military deployment experience physical and mental health issues. These can… Read More »

What are drugs for acne

So don’t confuse it with the redness, are more likely to acne skin irritation or acne. The most common product is a topical treatment of benzoyl peroxide, 2 months to see benefits. And if you don’t treat it, what for the most common trigger for rosacea? If it occurs — what should I do after… Read More »

HIV drugs reduce feminising hormone levels by 36% in HIV-positive trans women, Thai study finds

A study investigating the interactions in HIV-positive trans women between gender-affirming feminising hormone therapy (FHT) and antiretroviral therapy (ART) has found that blood levels of the primary female hormone estradiol were reduced by an average of 36% in women once they started taking ART. It also found that taking FHT reduced the level of the… Read More »

How do diuretics mask other drugs

Because it is obviously in a competitor’s interests to disqualify a rival, authorities have to take the source of the accusations into account. Blood doping The name of this process is slightly misleading: it should not be confused with ‘doping’ in general. Naturally-occurring diuretics include alcohol and caffeine. Countries that follow the Code have how… Read More »