Jayashree Thakwani's Profile
Jayashree holds Masters in Pharmaceutics from Mumbai University. She has extensive experience in R&D of pharmaceutical formulations. Her hobbies include reading, writing, traveling, listening to music and painting.
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Microdermabrasion is a minimally invasive technique to rejuvenate the skin and get a smooth complexion. This cosmetic treatment is a safe and painless method, without the use of chemicals.
The effects of alcohol, when consumed with certain drugs, can be life-threatening. Hence it is important to be aware of potential alcohol-drug interactions.
Contact Dermatitis is a reaction of the skin in the form of skin rashes on coming into contact with certain irritants or allergens.
Prescription drug abuse is consuming prescription medications in a way different from that as prescribed by the doctor. It is becoming a colossal health problem which can lead to addiction and even death.
Metformin, a century old anti-diabetic drug used commonly to bring down blood sugar levels has other therapeutic uses like treating PCOS, aging and obesity.