Topical 5% #Tranexamic acid with 30% #Glycolic acid peel: An useful Combination for Accelerating the improvement in #Melasma

Recently, topical Tranexamic acid (TXA) has been used in melasma management. On detail search of literature, this may be the first study assessing efficacy on combining of Topical TXA with GA peel in melasma. To assess efficacy, safety and improvement in quality of life index on combining 30% GA peel with 5% TXA solution topically …

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First #monoclonal antibody treatment for #COVID-19 approved for use in the UK

Following on from a thorough review of the evidence carried out by the MHRA, and recommendation by the Commission on Human Medicines (CHM), the government’s independent expert scientific advisory body, the MHRA has approved Ronapreve as the first monoclonal antibody combination product indicated for use in the prevention and treatment of acute COVID-19 infection for …

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Enteric-Coated #Aspirin and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Side Effects: A Systematic Review

Aspirin appeared as a medicine to deal with aches and inflammation, but due to its antiplatelet properties, it has evolved into a drug mainly used to avert cardiovascular disease. Regardless of its therapeutic uses, the limiting aspect for aspirin use has been its affiliation with gastrointestinal (GI) toxicity, classifying from acute mucosal damage to GI …

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Microbial Diversity and Abundance of Parabacteroides Mediate the Associations Between Higher Intake of #Flavonoid-Rich Foods and Lower Blood #Pressure

We assessed, for the first time, to what extent the composition of the gut microbiome might explain the cross-sectional association of habitual flavonoid and flavonoid-rich food intake with systolic and diastolic blood pressure (BP) in a community-based sample (N=904) from Northern Germany. Gut microbiome composition was sequenced from 16S ribosomal RNA genes. Higher total flavonoid …

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#Cognitive stimulation in the workplace, plasma proteins, and risk of #dementia: three analyses of population cohort studies

To examine the association between cognitively stimulating work and subsequent risk of dementia and to identify protein pathways for this association. Design Multicohort study with three sets of analyses. Setting United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States. Participants Three associations were examined: cognitive stimulation and dementia risk in 107 896 participants from seven population based prospective …

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