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Romford Recorder
Diabetes in Havering less than UK average File photo dated 03/10/14 of a nurse giving a patient a diabetes test as ther
Diabetes in Havering less than UK average
Romford Recorder / Posted 3 hours ago
File photo dated 03/10/14 of a nurse giving a patient a diabetes test as there is growing evidence that a popular statin carries a particularly high risk of harmful side-effects, a doctor and campaigner has... Read more
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MLive.com
Kalamazoo schools expulsions, suspensions rate among state's highestKALAMAZOO, MI -- Seventy-three students were expelled or placed on long-term su
Kalamazoo schools expulsions, suspensions rate among state's highest
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Seventy-three students were expelled or placed on long-term suspension in Kalamazoo Public Schools in the 2013-14 school year, second most in Michigan after Detroit Public Schools, according to state data on students suspended for 10... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Can female viagra really change women's libido?As the drug dubbed ‘female Viagra’ gets the green light, Rowan Pelling worries
Can female viagra really change women's libido?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
As the drug dubbed ‘female Viagra’ gets the green light, Rowan Pelling worries we’re in danger of swallowing more than just myths about women’s libido. Millions of us may now be deceived into taking a drug that doesn't work much better than a glass... Read more
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Mashable
Does smoking pot change the brain?The effects of marijuana on the brain may be more complicated than experts prev
Does smoking pot change the brain?
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
The effects of marijuana on the brain may be more complicated than experts previously thought, and may depend on factors related to the person using the drug, such as their genetics, two new studies suggest. Marijuana use does not lead to smaller... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Amnesty International Highlights Russia's Prostitution Problemthe International Council Meeting (ICM), did not lead to any policy changes in
Amnesty International Highlights Russia's Prostitution Problem
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
the International Council Meeting (ICM), did not lead to any policy changes in Russia, where prostitution is a punishable offense, but consequent media attention has highlighted the plight of sex workers, one of the most vulnerable social groups... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The elite athlete paradox: how running a marathon can make you illOn 1 March 1987, thousands of runners took to the streets of Los Angeles for th
The elite athlete paradox: how running a marathon can make you ill
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
On 1 March 1987, thousands of runners took to the streets of Los Angeles for the annual city marathon, unaware that many of them were about to provide crucial evidence for a study that would inspire three decades of research into the relationship... Read more
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Business Wire
Results From the AMBITION Study of First-Line Treatment With Letairis and Tadalafil in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Published in The New England Journal of MedicineInc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced detailed results from the AMBITION study (a
Results From the AMBITION Study of First-Line Treatment With Letairis and Tadalafil in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Published in The New England Journal of Medicine
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced detailed results from the AMBITION study (a randomized, double-blind, multicenter study of first-line combination therapy with AMBrIsentan and Tadalafil in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertensION). In... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Amnesty International Initiative Highlights Problems of Prostitution in Russiathe International Council Meeting (ICM), did not lead to any policy changes in
Amnesty International Initiative Highlights Problems of Prostitution in Russia
The Moscow Times / Posted 4 days ago
the International Council Meeting (ICM), did not lead to any policy changes in Russia, where prostitution is a punishable offense, but consequent media attention has highlighted the plight of sex workers, one of the most vulnerable social groups... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
As legal marijuana spreads, states struggle with drugged drivingWashington State Patrol Sgt. Mark Crandall half-jokingly said he can tell a dri
As legal marijuana spreads, states struggle with drugged driving
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Washington State Patrol Sgt. Mark Crandall half-jokingly said he can tell a driver is under the influence of marijuana during a traffic stop when the motorist becomes overly familiar and is calling him “dude.” The truth in the joke, Crandall said,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Study: An aspirin a day may keep colon cancer awaycancer MARYLAND – Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five year
Study: An aspirin a day may keep colon cancer away
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
cancer MARYLAND – Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Drug deaths in Glasgow up by a third in 2014THE NUMBER of drug-related deaths in the Glasgow area has soared by 36% in the
Drug deaths in Glasgow up by a third in 2014
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
THE NUMBER of drug-related deaths in the Glasgow area has soared by 36% in the last year. New figures published by the National Records of Scotland show that 189 people suffered drug-related deaths in the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde region in... Read more
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Daily Record
SNP cuts are blamed for big rise in drugs deathsDirector of adult care Calum Murray claimed the spike was related to cuts in th
SNP cuts are blamed for big rise in drugs deaths
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Director of adult care Calum Murray claimed the spike was related to cuts in the funding of Alcohol and Drugs Partnerships. The previous peak was in 2011, when there were 584 deaths. Last year, 74 per cent of those who died were men. Murray said:... Read more
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redOrbit
Can smoking weed cause lung cancer?nearly 20 million US residents a month, and according to a recent Pew Survey, l
Can smoking weed cause lung cancer?
redOrbit / Posted 4 days ago
nearly 20 million US residents a month, and according to a recent Pew Survey, legalization is favored by a (slim) majority of citizens. Further, Pew reports that pot is seen as less harmful than alcohol by over two-thirds of Americans—an opinion... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Alcohol abuse: When drinking goes too farStudents face myriad choices during their time at CU-Boulder. Along with what c
Alcohol abuse: When drinking goes too far
Colorado Daily / Posted 5 days ago
Students face myriad choices during their time at CU-Boulder. Along with what classes to take and which extracurricular groups to join, students also can choose to abstain from alcohol — and many do. CU officials estimate that a third of new... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away13, 2015. (Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at leas
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
13, 2015. (Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish drugs deaths up 72 per cent in a decadeA TOTAL of 613 people died drug-related deaths in Scotland last year - the high
Scottish drugs deaths up 72 per cent in a decade
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
A TOTAL of 613 people died drug-related deaths in Scotland last year - the highest figure ever recorded. Men accounted for almost three-quarters of the deaths, while heroin was implicated in more than half of cases. The largest increase in numbers... Read more
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FOX News
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer awayTaking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a low
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen may... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Why Hepatitis C Is a Silent Killerknow, you’re deathly ill. Hepatitis C can cause serious damage to your liver, m
Why Hepatitis C Is a Silent Killer
Doctors Health Press / Posted 5 days ago
know, you’re deathly ill. Hepatitis C can cause serious damage to your liver, make you very ill, and even kill you…and much of the damage can be done before you even know you have it.What Is Hepatitis C? Hepatitis C is an infection of the liver... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away(Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five year
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)... Read more
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Medical News Today
What is high blood pressure? What causes high blood pressure?High blood pressure is also known as hypertension. Blood pressure is the amount
What is high blood pressure? What causes high blood pressure?
Medical News Today / Posted 6 days ago
High blood pressure is also known as hypertension. Blood pressure is the amount of force exerted against the walls of the arteries as blood flows through them - if a person has high blood pressure it means that the walls of the arteries are receiving... Read more
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FOX News
Moderate to heavy drinking may raise women’s blood pressurepressure enough to put her at risk for hypertension, Australian researchers say
Moderate to heavy drinking may raise women’s blood pressure
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
pressure enough to put her at risk for hypertension, Australian researchers say. Past studies have shown that drinking alcohol raises men’s blood pressure, but results for women have been mixed. In the new trial, when women had 14 to 21... Read more
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Business Insider
The CEO behind the first drug to boost women's sex drive has been working toward this her whole careerThis week's biggest news in health has been over a controversial little pink pi
The CEO behind the first drug to boost women's sex drive has been working toward this her whole career
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
This week's biggest news in health has been over a controversial little pink pill designed to increase the libidos of women who struggle with chronically low sex drives. The pill, called Addyi, is for women with chronically low sex drives. It sends... Read more
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Canberra Times
Healthy living and weight-loss initiatives boosted by new grantsThirteen grants worth $130,000 already distributed this year. A number of scho
Healthy living and weight-loss initiatives boosted by new grants
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Thirteen grants worth $130,000 already distributed this year. A number of schools, advocacy organisations and a theatre group have received funding from the ACT government to introduce new health programs. The funding was announced by ACT Health... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hangover 'cure' for binge-drinkersSCIENTISTS have developed the ultimate hangover cure - a drug that reduces the
Hangover 'cure' for binge-drinkers
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
SCIENTISTS have developed the ultimate hangover cure - a drug that reduces the harmful effects of binge-drinking on the brain. THE same drug may open the door to new treatments for Alzheimer's and other brain diseases, researchers believe. Tested... Read more
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Daily Mail
Morgan Freeman granddaughter's love and drugs with her 'murderer'fight with her in which four-year-old girl was injured Hines, 33, is Morgan Fr
Morgan Freeman granddaughter's love and drugs with her 'murderer'
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
fight with her in which four-year-old girl was injured Hines, 33, is Morgan Freeman's step-granddaughter and he spoke of grief after her death; actor is also advocate of taking and legalizing marijuana Morgan Freeman's granddaughter had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Coca-Cola Shifting Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets?Company and its prime products- Coke, Fanta and Sprite- have been enmeshed in c
Is Coca-Cola Shifting Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Company and its prime products- Coke, Fanta and Sprite- have been enmeshed in controversy in recent times. Last week, most of the top newspapers and journals in the United States and Britain such as New York Times, Medical News Today, The... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Hold your panties: new female Viagra pill is still a tough one to swallowAddyi) and its revolutionary female-libido-enhancing properties, we are free. F
Hold your panties: new female Viagra pill is still a tough one to swallow
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
Addyi) and its revolutionary female-libido-enhancing properties, we are free. Free to pop lady-boners at the time and place of our choosing! Free to discuss the precise nature and frequency and satisfactoriness of our sexual encounters with doctors!... Read more
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East Bay Express
California NAACP Files Road Rules For California Cannabis Legalization in 2016Despite having some of the strictest cannabis laws in the world, the United Sta
California NAACP Files Road Rules For California Cannabis Legalization in 2016
East Bay Express / Posted 9 days ago
Despite having some of the strictest cannabis laws in the world, the United States has the largest number of cannabis consumers. The percentage of U.S. citizens who consume cannabis is double that of the percentage of people who consume cannabis in... Read more
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ESPN
NFL has a smokeless tobacco habit, too -- it's not just baseballthe nasty brown habit. Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon's smokeless tobacc
NFL has a smokeless tobacco habit, too -- it's not just baseball
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
the nasty brown habit. Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon's smokeless tobacco use was no secret in 1984, but the NFL no longer allows players to chew during TV interviews or on the playing field. AP Photo/Charles Knoblock While Major League... Read more
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redOrbit
It's finally here: FDA approves 'female Viagra'women’s advocates hailed the approval as a victory for women’s health. Critics
It's finally here: FDA approves 'female Viagra'
redOrbit / Posted 10 days ago
women’s advocates hailed the approval as a victory for women’s health. Critics questioned the drug’s effectiveness in light of its potential side effects. Known generically as flibanserin, the little pink pill is already being called the "female... Read more
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New Kerala
Female viagra will take years to reach India: Doctorswill take at least three to four years to be introduced in the Indian market as
Female viagra will take years to reach India: Doctors
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
will take at least three to four years to be introduced in the Indian market as trials are still on to ascertain its long-term effects, doctors said on Thursday. And even if the female viagra pills do increase libido in females as has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
New infographic reveals how ONE can of beer really affects your bodyDecreased inhibitions, food cravings and an uncontrollable urge to wee: How ONE
New infographic reveals how ONE can of beer really affects your body
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Decreased inhibitions, food cravings and an uncontrollable urge to wee: How ONE can of beer really affects your body Even just a few sips can have a much deeper impact on bodily functions Level of impact depends on several factors, including gender... Read more
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Herald Sun
Go with your gut: the secret to weight loss lies in our stomach’s bacteriaThe next, we’re told to count calories. Then it’s all about ditching carbs. But
Go with your gut: the secret to weight loss lies in our stomach’s bacteria
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
The next, we’re told to count calories. Then it’s all about ditching carbs. But could it be that we’ve had it wrong all along and the secret is actually already within us? More specifically, within our gut? Tim Spector, a professor of genetic... Read more
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BC Local News
Defenders of Vision Quest say long-term treatment leads to recoveryVisitors to a drug and alcohol treatment facility in the Chilliwack River Valle
Defenders of Vision Quest say long-term treatment leads to recovery
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
Visitors to a drug and alcohol treatment facility in the Chilliwack River Valley arrive to no gatehouse, no gate and not even a fence. The first person encountered at VisionQuest at The Creek is as likely to be a client of the facility as a staff... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Health problems associated with intermittent employment undercut Jobactive emphasis on short-term workPeople moving in and out of temporary or insecure work are at a hightened risk
Health problems associated with intermittent employment undercut Jobactive emphasis on short-term work
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
People moving in and out of temporary or insecure work are at a hightened risk of health problems, with new research revealing an "accumulation" effect of multiple spells of unemployment. People moving in and out of temporary or insecure work are at... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
E-cigarettes helping thousands in Greater Manchester to quit smoking, say health expertsE-cigs are behind a massive drop in people signing up for NHS programmes to qui
E-cigarettes helping thousands in Greater Manchester to quit smoking, say health experts
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
E-cigs are behind a massive drop in people signing up for NHS programmes to quit smoking, say health experts. The number of people trying to stub out the habit with the help of the NHS Stop Smoking service in Greater Manchester fell by over a third... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
FDA Approves 'Female Viagra' Drug Addyi, 1st Treatment for Sexual DesireOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
FDA Approves 'Female Viagra' Drug Addyi, 1st Treatment for Sexual Desire
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. So-called “pink Viagra” is shown. (Credit: WRAL via CNN) This is the first... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How business travel can make you seriously sickMany report feeling the effects even six days after flying, although the resear
How business travel can make you seriously sick
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Many report feeling the effects even six days after flying, although the researchers say it can take up to 11 days for the body to return to its usual rhythm following a transmeridian flight. Jetlag can also switch off genes that are linked to the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
'Female Viagra' Gets FDA ApprovalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' Gets FDA Approval
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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WMTW Portland
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
WMTW Portland / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
WLKY Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approvalOn Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which w
'Female Viagra' gets FDA approval
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. This is the first FDA approved treatment for sexual desire in men or... Read more
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