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An injection of botulinum toxin is the number one cosmetic medical treatment in the United States. Since the 1970s, doctors have found a wide-range of other medical uses for this deadly toxin. But what are the risks and side effects?
#Botox #BotoxCosmetic #onabotulinumtoxinA
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How many hours sleep do you get a night? While many of us admit to poor sleep, few of us actively do anything to improve it. Find out just how vital sleep is to our health.
#insomnia #SleepDeprivation #PoorSleep
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There is no cure for multiple sclerosis (MS) yet -- and nerve damage is not reversible -- so early treatment is crucial. Review the top oral MS agents now FDA-approved.
#MultipleSclerosis #MS #MultipleSclerosisTreatment #MSTreatment
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The heartbreak of psoriasis is no more. New medications can make a major impact on that red and itchy skin that aims to keep you covered up year-round.
#psoriasis #PsoriasisTreatments #PsoriasisSymptoms
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An experimental vaginal ring meant to prevent pregnancy and HIV looks safe, according to an early stage study.
#Contraception #VaginalRing #HIVProtection
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Safely dispose of your old medicines by taking them to a collection site in your local city. Call 1-800-882-9539 or check the DEA's website for authorized collection sites in your area.
#NationalTakeBackDay #DEA #DisposeofDrugs #SafeDrugDisposal
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Long-term, uncontrolled, high blood glucose levels are extremely detrimental to nerves. Everybody with diabetes needs to completely understand the importance of adhering to treatment recommendations before irreparable nerve damage occurs.
#DiabeticNervePain #DiabeticNeuropathy #DiabetesComplications
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Have a big social event tomorrow night and need "emergency Botox"? A new study finds that if you get the wrinkle-relaxing shots today, you can speed up the effect by making faces.
#Botox #BotoxCosmetic #FacialWrinkles #onabotulinumtoxina
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We live in a changing world. Although traditional health problems such as inadequate nutrition, unsafe water, and poor sanitation still plague countries like Burundi, Eritrea, and Cambodia; "New World" health problems such as obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes and air pollution pose even more of a threat globally.
#MajorHealthIssues #HealthProblems
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Breaking news this week centers around the first new flu drug in 20 years, and it has a novel mechanism of action, too. Plus, a new folate analog, expanded uses for Dupixent, Q&A on generics or brands, and a reminder about HCV all round out the last 7 days.
#Xofluza #Dupixent #Khapzory #Mavyret #flu #asthma #HCV
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