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Social network turns people into narcissists

Excessive use of social networking and the constant publication of a selfie turns people into narcissists. This is another study that showed a detrimental effect of the Internet on the psyche. Excessive use of social media and especially posting photos and selfies are associated with a significant increase in such qualities of character as narcissism. […]

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In USA approved drug against sweating

The office for quality control of foodstuffs and medicines USA (FDA) approved the first drug that deliberately reduces sweating. According to statistics, from hyperhidrosis affects up to 5% of the population, and a new tool will help many to cope with this problem. Not only discomfort For a start – some statistics. The researchers interviewed […]

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Can stimulating the brain treat chronic pain?

For the first time, researchers at the UNC School of Medicine showed they could target one brain region with a weak alternating current of electricity, enhance the naturally occurring brain rhythms of that region, and significantly decrease symptoms associated with chronic lower back pain. The results, published in the Journal of Pain and presented at […]

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Traditional glaucoma test can miss severity of disease

The most common tests for glaucoma can underestimate the severity of the condition by not detecting the presence of central vision loss, according to a new Columbia University study. The study, published Nov. 8 in JAMA Ophthalmology, found that administering a variation of the visual field test that better assesses macular damage can improve diagnosis […]

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To reduce salt for heart patients found no benefit

Patients with heart failure is often recommended to reduce salt intake, but how justified is that? Scientists from the University of Oxford found no benefit in such a reduction in salt for heart patients: their study showed that such recommendations are without scientific justification.The authors stated that the advantages of a diet with reduced salt […]

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Olinvo

November 2, 2018 — Trevena, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRVN) today announced the Company has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the New Drug Application (NDA) for oliceridine. “While we are disappointed with FDA’s decision, we continue to believe in the strength of the data and the ultimate […]

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Thoughts of women during sex

Experts in the field of sex talked about what kind of thoughts do visit women in bed. It turned out that they have little to do with carnal pleasures. Most men genuinely believe that their partners while having sex is all about receiving pleasure and, therefore, the most important thing for men – the impressive […]