Medical Articles

Pipeline and Commercial Insight: Insomnia – Future of innovative orexin drug class in doubt

The availability of generic versions of Ambien (zolpidem, Sanofi-Aventis) in the US from April 2007 onwards has intensified competition for both existing and prospective players in the insomnia market. Following the discontinuation of three 5-HT antagonists in late-stage development over 20092010, orexin receptor antagonists now represent the most innovative candidates in the insomnia pipeline. Scope…

How Can Sinusitis Affect Vision?

It is not un-usual for sinusitis to have an effect on your vision. The most common symptoms are things like blurry eyes, a dull ache in the eye socket and photophobia. Although they are often ignored, these problems can lead to very even more devastating symptoms. The small openings in the facial bones, in the…

Sex Drive, Sex Addiction And Anger

In psychiatry, we do a mental state examination that is quite like a physical examination. In it, one of the questions we ask of every patient is- How is your sexual appetite? In many parts of the world this question can be considered offensive especially when asked by the member of the opposite sex. But…

Life’s A Stage: The Tips And Tricks Of Grease Makeup

Whether you are thinking about using grease makeup for a theatrical event, a special Halloween party or some other occasion, you need to know what products are out there and how to apply them. While grease makeup takes more time and preparation than regular water-soluble face paint, it also lasts much longer. Most importantly, grease…

Improving a Guy’s Hair

Some guys have almost everything that a girl could want – a great body, a nice personality, and a handsome look. Yet some of these guys still have problems in one area – hair. You might love everything about your guy, but if his hair is a turn-off, it can cause big problems. If you…

Blood In Stool – 7 Root Causes In The Colon

Blood in stool is often discovered with some dismay, accompanied suitably by exclamations of bloody (the adjective, not the expletive). Stools are coated with scarlet red blood droplets. Crimson red blotches of blood blemishes the toilet tissue. Bright red spots of blood dribble into the toilet bowl or down the legs. A sudden pang of…

Hemorrhoids Q&A

More Hemorrhoids questions please visit :HemorrhoidsFAQ.com Anal fissure, hemorrhoids, or both?I know I’ve had some minor hemorrhoids in the recent past, but over the last two days I’ve developed something that is really desperate. I’ve got extreme pain contained by the rectum area coupled with throbbing/spasms. From what I’ve read it sounds close to this…

Things That Stunt Your Growth

If you want to increase your height, it is important to avoid the things that can stunt your growth. Doing so, will help you to squeeze out the necessary HGH or human growth hormone that your pituitary gland secretes thus helping you to achieve your maximum height potential. It is useless to do the things…

Pedicure Infections Can be Deadly!

A pedicure infection can become a very serious thing and any unusual symptom noticed immediately after a pedicure should not be taken lightly. In recent years many people have had amputations and even died as a result of infections contracted while receiving pedicures. Yes, it’s that serious! Although pedicures can be very beneficial to your…

Stop Panic Attacks – 3 Practical Strategies

This article will offer three practical strategies to stop panic attacks when they begin. Remember – there is a moment when "normal" levels of worry and stress begin to escalate to something more acute and dangerous. As you notice this escalation beginning, using one (or more) of these techniques to stop panic attacks may help…

Main Causes of Bulimia

Some people may feel that they are fat, no matter how thin they actually are. Or they may feel guilty when they eat too much food. The guilt and shame from eating makes the person vomit up all their food. These people have bulimia nervosa, or bulimia, an eating disorder. The disorder has nothing to…