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Madhumathi Palaniappan

Madhu, an alumni of Madras Medical College writes on drugs and handles the drug section on Medindia. Her long term dream and desire is to become an entrepreneur in the Pharma field.

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Can a Creased Ear Lobe Predict the Risk of Stroke?

Can a Creased Ear Lobe Predict the Risk of Stroke?

Stroke occurs when the blood flow to the brain is cut off. Diagonal creased ear lobes could predict the risk of stroke, reveals new study.

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Can Aspirin Reduce the Risk of Pre-eclampsia in Pregnant Women?

Can Aspirin Reduce the Risk of Pre-eclampsia in Pregnant Women?

Pre-eclampsia is a complication of pregnancy. Aspirin drug has been found to reduce the risk of pre-eclampsia in pregnant women with definitive proof.

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Can Excessive Medication Slow Down Walking in Older Adults ?

Can Excessive Medication Slow Down Walking in Older Adults ?

Using too many medications in older adults may make them walk slower when compared to those who take fewer medications.

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Could Immune Responses to Gut Bacteria be Linked With Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Could Immune Responses to Gut Bacteria be Linked With Rheumatoid Arthritis?

The immune cell responses in the intestinal bacteria are linked to rheumatoid arthritis, finds a new study.

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Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication

Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication

Insomnia medication Zolpidem may work well in improving the conditions like coma recovery and vegetative states, finds a new review study.

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