Medications

Parasite found in dogs developing drug resistance

One of the most common parasites found in the pet world, hookworms, have become resistant to several drugs, according to new search from the University of Georgia. Animals infected with hookworms can experience dramatic weight loss, bloody stools, anemia, and lethargy, among other potential problems. Currently, researchers say, US veterinarians …

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Greenfern begins distributing GMP drugs in Australia, with promising early adoption by prescribers

Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 3:11 p.m.Press release: Greenfern Industries Greenfern Industries began to make significant inroads into the Australian medicinal cannabis market by signing a distribution agreement with Cannvalate Pty Ltd. Greenfern’s wholly owned Australian subsidiary, GFI Pharma Pty Ltd, and GFI’s New Zealand management team have developed a strategic …

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What to do after a heart attack – Cleveland Clinic

The phrase “severe like a heart attack” exists for a reason: Heart attacks are a medical emergency that can impact your entire life and can be fatal. But by making healthy lifestyle changes and following your doctor’s advice closely, you can play a huge role in your recovery and help …

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What prescriptions do the elderly send to the hospital?

“All blood thinners are risky in older patients,” Hwang explains. “These drugs can interact with other drugs, and for older people, who are at the greatest risk for falls, taking a blood thinner increases the risk of bleeding if trauma occurs.” Blood thinners can also cause gastrointestinal bleeding. To reduce …

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