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Archive for June 1st, 2010

New surgery for severe heart defects in infants shows promise

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 20:14

A new surgery could help averting heart transplants in infants born with poorly developed hearts.

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Antidepressants like Paxil, Effexor may lead to spontaneous abortion

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 20:10

Antidepressant pills containing paroxetine (Paxil) and venlafaxine (Effexor) may lead to spontaneous abortions if consumed during pregnancy, studies indicate.

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Test to detect bladder cancer Cysview coming

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 20:08

Cysview, a fluorescence-based test to detected bladder cancer, is coming.

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Smaller pill packs and strips may soon be available in Indian drug stores

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 8:00

Pills may soon be available in smaller packs from retail drug stores in India containing less than 6 or 10 tablets or even smaller each making it convenient for the consumer and affordable for their pockets.

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Gel to prevent HIV, herpes infections in women VivaGel may hit markets soon

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 7:20

VivaGel, a vaginal gel to prevent HIV and herpes as well as other infections caused through sexual intercourse, may soon hit markets.

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