Tag Archives: Effective

Stomach bloating: One pill could provide fast and effective relief from a bloated belly

You can suffer from trapped wind in different parts of your digestive system, causing an array of symptoms. If you’d like to remedy yours, it’s time to pop a pill.Symptoms of trapped wind include a bloated stomach or abdomen, alongside others: Flatulence (i.e. farting) or burping Feeling uncomfortably full after eating Rumbling or gurgling noises… Read More »

Fleece neck gaiters and bandanas are least effective at stopping COVID-19 droplets, study finds

Article content continued A laser beam is expanded vertically by a cylindrical lens and shined through slits in the enclosure. The camera is located at the back of the box, a hole for the speaker in the front. The inset shows scattering for water particles from a spray bottle with the front of the box… Read More »

Is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Effective for Postpartum Depression?

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), an FDA approved treatment for major depression, is a noninvasive procedure which uses magnetic fields to stimulate specific areas of the brain. It is not commonly used as a first line treatment for depression; however, it is an attractive option for those who cannot use or have not responded to traditional… Read More »

Newer Anti-HIV Drugs Safest, Most Effective During Pregnancy

Dolutegravir-containing regimen exhibited superior safety profile in large, NIH-supported study of pregnant women. UNC’s Lameck Chinula presented findings at the 2020 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections. UNC’s Jeffrey Stringer is a study investigator. The antiretroviral drugs dolutegravir and emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide fumarate (DTG+FTC/TAF) may comprise the safest and most effective HIV treatment regimen currently available… Read More »

NT-814: Neurokinin Receptor Antagonist Effective for Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms

Perimenopausal vasomotor symptoms are triggered by a fall in circulating levels of estrogen and other sex steroids. It has been hypothesized that thermoregulatory centres in the hypothalamus play a crucial role in mediating the hot flash response. Recent research has focused on the hypothalamic hormone neurokinin B (NKB), as a possible mediator linking estrogen deficiency… Read More »

Halving Chemotherapy for Testicular Cancer Appears Just as Effective

Giving men who have undergone surgery for testicular cancer just one round of chemotherapy instead of the standard two does not appear to compromise the efficacy of treatment. This is good news for the young men who typically experience this cancer, because reducing the chemo burden can spare them serious side effects, some of which… Read More »