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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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Test Your Knowledge on Dehydration

Test Your Knowledge on Dehydration

Dehydration occurs when there is depletion of body fluids without adequate replacement. Test your knowledge on dehydration by taking this quiz.

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Diabetics Can Now Heal Their Wounds With Designer Worm Spit

Diabetics Can Now Heal Their Wounds With Designer Worm Spit

Designer worm spit from a Thai liver parasite could be a solution to non-healing wounds in diabetic patients.

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Psoriatic Arthritis: New Drug Shows Promise In Reducing the Symptoms

Psoriatic Arthritis: New Drug Shows Promise In Reducing the Symptoms

New drug shows promise in reducing the symptoms such as swelling and joint tenderness in psoriatic arthritis.

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Now Heart Failure Patients can Self-Monitor With Simple Paper-Based Test

Now Heart Failure Patients can Self-Monitor With Simple Paper-Based Test

A simple paper-based test has been developed for patients with heart failure to self-monitor their condition.

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Could Dried Blood Samples Be Cheaper and Better Biomarkers for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment?

Could Dried Blood Samples Be Cheaper and Better Biomarkers for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment?

Dried blood samples on a filter paper could be cheap and better for disease diagnosis and treatment, reveals study.

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