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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Study shows that widespread parental misuse of medicines puts children at risk

Lisbon, Portugal: Many children are being put at risk by parents over-use of widely-available over the counter (OTC) medicines for fever, coughs and colds, says a study from Australia to be presented to the annual conference of the International Pharmaceutical … Continue reading

Published Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 8:30 pm
Posted in Other

Scientists develop the first model for investigating the origins of testicular cancer in humans

Scientists have developed a model that will enable them to investigate, for the first time, how human testes develop in baby boys while they are in the womb. Until now it has been impossible to study testicular development during pregnancy … Continue reading

Published Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 at 8:13 pm
Posted in Fertility