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Increased Environmental Temperature might Hike the Risk of GDM and Beta Cell Dysfunction in Pregnancy

Rising environmental temperature in the 3–4 weeks rather than a daily temperature change prior to oral glucose tolerance testing (OGTT) in pregnant...

19 Oct, 2018

 
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Risk of Ovarian Cancer Decreases with the Use of Contemporary Combined Hormonal Contraceptives

The results of a prospective study in Denmark concluded that the use of contemporary combined hormonal contraceptives was associated with a reduced...

17 Oct, 2018

 
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Risk of Perinatal and Postpartum Depression Increases during Autumn Equinox

A recent analysis determined the association between seasonal light exposure, categorized by type of day length and perinatal and postpartum...

16 Oct, 2018

 
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Enterovirus Infection may Increase the Risk of Childhood Asthma, Reports a 16-Year Nation-Wide Taiwanese Study

Children who suffer with enterovirus (EV) infection may be burdened with a higher risk of asthma in childhood, reported a recent 16-year nation-wide...

12 Oct, 2018

 
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Key Trials

Evaluation of the Demographics, Diagnosis and Monitoring, Management, Device Usage and Adherence Among COPD Patients: A Survey of Doctors in Nepal

A recent survey determined that there was a high burden of COPD among females as-well-as non-smokers in Nepal. Doctors in Nepal were following GOLD...

Doctors’ Perception of Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Malaysia: A Survey of Doctors

This survey of doctors in Malaysia revealed that spirometry and peak flow meter use could be increased. Budesonide, Salmeterol/fluticasone,...

Sustained Reduction in Incident Diabetes Even 3 Years after Withdrawal of Active SMS-based Lifestyle Intervention

An Indian study demonstrates persistent reduction in risk of T2DM even 3 years after withdrawal of active SMS-based lifestyle intervention.  

Indian Prospective Study Comparing the Nephrotoxicity of Colistin and Polymyxin B Administered in Currently Recommended Doses

Polymyxins have been associated with a risk of nephrotoxicity. Different studies have evaluated the toxicity of polymyxins and have demonstrated a...

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Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

 
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Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

 
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

 
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Mental health

This slide set discusses the importance of mental health, factors contributing to mental health issues, and ways to maintain positive mental health...

 
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Synchrobreathe Technical Dossier

The inhaled route of drug delivery is the mainstay for treating chronic respiratory diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (...

Clarithromycin: An Emerging Treatment Recourse in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Parenteral macrolide therapy is needed for patients with moderate to severe CAP/AECB. This booklet gives an overview of the efficacy and safety of...

Optimizing Inhaled Drug Delivery: Focus on Dry Powder Inhalers

Inhalation therapy is the main route of drug administration in patients with asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Inhaled drug...

Omalizumab for Management of Severe Allergic Asthma: Your Questions Answered

This booklet addresses common queries on diagnosing and identifying severe asthma and management with Omalizumab.

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Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

The article consists of basic information on Parkinson’s disease, its common features, management and tips to cope with the disease.  

Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

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