December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Allergies

budesonide nasal inhaler (Rhinocort Allergy, Rhinocort Aqua)

Title: budesonide nasal inhaler (Rhinocort Allergy, Rhinocort Aqua)Category: MedicationsCreated: 5/21/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Cancer

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Disfiguring Tumor Condition

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Cancer News THURSDAY, Dec. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — An experimental drug has shown promise in treating benign, but disfiguring, tumors caused by a genetic disorder. The oral medication, selumentinib, caused tumors to shrink in 17 of 24 children afflicted with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1),

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Cancer

Melanoma Rates Rise in Some States, Fall in Others

Latest Cancer News THURSDAY, Dec. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Rates of melanoma cases and deaths are either rising or falling, depending on which state you might be living in, a new study finds. Between 2003 and 2013, Americans living in the Midwest and South, especially, tended to have rising

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Cold and Flu

Is It a Cold or the Flu? Here’s How to Tell

Latest Cold and Flu News FRIDAY, Dec. 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) — It’s a miserable feeling — you’re exhausted, your throat hurts, and you’re achy and feverish. But is it a cold or the flu? According to Cindy Weston, an assistant professor at Texas A&M College of Nursing, the flu

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Could Anemia Cause Hearing Loss?

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, Dec. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Hearing loss may be linked to iron deficiency anemia — a combination of low levels of iron and red blood cells, new research suggests. The study found that people with iron deficiency anemia have more than

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Mental Health

DUI Rates Decline for U.S. Drivers

Latest Mental Health News FRIDAY, Dec. 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) — As millions of holiday revelers hit the roads after the ball drops on New Year’s Eve, the trip home might be a little safer because fewer Americans say they’re driving under the influence of alcohol. A new U.S. government

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