Steven Soderbergh discusses his hit film "Magic Mike."
At the request of the FDA, the vaccine makers are expanding their trials with young children, seeking to better detect very rare heart issues.
I struggled with depression, mood swings, and a truly lackluster sex drive for years.
For me the best side effect of living 93 years is feeling good, liking who I am and loving this incredible long journey. There is no future and no past. So just 'being' is a pretty good side effect of living.
Former president of the American Association for Dental Research, Dr. Robert Genco, calls periodontal disease -- an advanced form of gum disease that affects half of Americans -- a public health concern. "[It] is one of the most prevalent non-communicable chronic diseases in our population."
Given the potential harms of prescription drugs, we must consider ways to improve this dialogue to better enhance patient safety and education in ways that also work within the time-constraints of a robust medical practice.
Pharmacogenetics is the study of how genes affect a person's response to drugs. This relatively new field allows us to combine pharmacology and genomics to develop effective and safe medication dosages which are specific to an individual's DNA makeup. This means minimizing side effects from the drugs!