Tagged: mechanism

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Miracle Pill: Aspirin – how does it work?

Aspirin goes by many names: Bayer Aspirin, Ecotrin, acetylsalicylic acid, etc. It’s acknowledged everywhere as the go-to pill for headaches and pain. Long ago, Hippocrates noted that willow bark powder can ease pain. The compound, known...

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Whey protein powder and shakes cause acne

Whey protein powder and protein shakes are popular dietary supplements for athletes and body builders. Whey is milk serum, the liquid left over from curdling milk to make cheese. Milk ingestion is known to be...

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Marijuana health risks – Weed causes psychosis!

There’s a strong association between illicit drug use and psychosis. Traditionally, researchers envision three possibilities: Drugs cause psychotic diseases People suffering from psychotic diseases self medicate Another factor increases occurrence of both drug use and psychosis...