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Alternative Therapies for Fighting Eczema Hold Promise, But Dermatologists Caution They Are No Substitute for Proven Medical Treatments

BOSTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite having access to some of the best health care in the world, many Americans with the most common form of eczema, known as atopic dermatitis, have sought relief from "alternative medicines." However, dermatologists caution that patien...

For Young Ballplayers, Support and Caution Are Key

Preventing injury takes practice, on and off the field, experts say,, SATURDAY, May 23 (HealthDay News) --Play ball! Just do it safely, says the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In 2007, more than 203,000 U.S. children aged 5 to 14 were treated for baseball-related injuries...

Karkus Nominees Caution Quigley Shareholders Not to be Fooled by the Company's Latest Announcement

WOODMERE, N.Y., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quigley Corporation (Nasdaq: QGLY ) announced yesterday that its Board was exploring various options, including hiring an investment banker and exploring "strategic alternatives". Ted Karkus, Mark Burnett, John DeShazo, Mark Frank, Louis Gleckel,...

Stanford Issues Findings from Cognitive and Brain Experts Urging Consumer Caution on Memory Fitness Products

Tips for navigating the marketplace of memory aids STANFORD, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Stanford Center on Longevity today, on behalf of 30 of the world's finest cognitive and brain scientists, released a statement providing public guidance on products claiming to improve me...

As Consumers Put a Leash on Spending, Experts Caution Against Being 'Penny Wise and Pound Foolish' with Their Pets

DULUTH, Ga., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- With economic pressures on the rise, consumers are looking for ways to tighten their belts while maintaining the best level of care they can for their pets. In the midst of the downturn, veterinarians around the country have observed a decline in visits and sp...

From beach to backyard, caution can reduce firepit burns

Irvine, Calif., June 30, 2008 Backyard barbecues and beach bonfires are beloved summer activities across the country, but they also put people especially children at risk of painful, long-term injury. Dr. Marianne Cinat, UC Irvine Regional Burn Center director, urges extra caution with the ...

MIT study suggests caution on new anti-obesity drug in kids

Anti-obesity drugs that work by blocking brain molecules similar to those in marijuana could also interfere with neural development in young children, according to a new study from MITs Picower Institute for Learning and Memory. Marijuana is known to be an appetite stimulant, and a new class of...

AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Use Caution When Choosing Your Cold Medicine

NEW YORK, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- With cough and cold season upon us, consumers need to become familiar with the active ingredients in products they choose to avoid taking too much of any one ingredient. Listen to this report from Bayer at: http://media.medialink.com/WebNR.aspx?story=34199...

New review suggests caution on drugs to raise 'good' cholesterol

With 40 percent of all heart attacks and related cardiovascular problems occurring in people who have low levels of so-called good cholesterol, researchers have long sought medications to increase the amount of this type of cholesterol in the bodys circulation. But a new review of 31 randomized...

Anti-VEGF drugs for retinal diseases could have serious side effects, scientists caution

Boston, MAScientists at Schepens Eye Research Institute have found that reducing the levels of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), which is best known as a stimulator of new blood vessel growth, in adult mice causes the death of photoreceptors and Muller glia - cells of the retina that are ...

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Caution in Medical Technology

Dermatologists Caution That Severe Cases of Psoriasis Can Be Associated With Other Serious Medical Conditions

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the surface, the thick, red, scaly, itchy plaques of psoriasis -- which have been shown to have a significant negative impact on a person's overall quality of life -- may not appear to pose a serious health risk for patients. However, a growing ...

Researchers Urge Caution in Using ESAs for Cancer-Related Anemia

Drugs Might Increase Risk of Tumor Growth, Data Suggest DURHAM, N.C., April 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Echoing recent FDA warnings, a research group from Northern Ireland cautions against over-aggressive use of a group of drugs called "erythropoiesis-stimulating agents" (ESAs) to treat anemia in som...

Schering-Plough Announces U.S. Filing of Mometasone Furoate/Formoterol Fumarate Combination for the Maintenance Treatment of Asthma

...Acute symptoms should be treated with fast-acting rescue inhalers. Do not use more than one capsule twice daily. FORADIL AEROLIZER should be used with caution in patients with cardiovascular disorders. FORADIL AEROLIZER is not a substitute for inhaled or oral corticosteroids and, in the treatment of asthma, ...

Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces - Swiss Team Uses InSightec's ExAblate(R) 4000 Brain System to Treat Patients With Functional Brain Disorders

...31, 2008, under the caption "Risk Factors." Any forward-looking statements contained in our releases speak only as of the date of such release, and we caution existing and prospective investors not to place undue reliance on such statements. Such forward-looking statements do not purport to be predictions of...

Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals Launches Asacol(R) HD (mesalamine) Delayed-Release Tablets

...l HD are contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to salicylates. caution should be exercised when using these products in patients with known renal ...r Asacol HD therapy. Acute exacerbation of colitis symptoms can also occur. caution should be exercised when administering Asacol or Asacol HD to patients with...

SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) Receives Positive Opinion From CHMP for Once-Monthly Subcutaneous Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

...ts with a clinically important, active infection. caution should be exercised when considering the use of SI... exploratory clinical trial in patients with COPD, caution should be exercised when using any TNF-blocking th...in patients with CHF. SIMPONI should be used with caution in patients with mild heart failure and must be di...

Amicus Therapeutics Commences Phase 3 Trial Evaluating Amigal(TM) for the Treatment of Fabry Disease

...ry statement, and Amicus undertakes no obligation to revise or update this news release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. FOLD -G ...

FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Zyprexa for Two Adolescent Indications

...on associated with dizziness, tachycardia, bradycardia, and in some patients, syncope, especially during the initial dose-titration period. Particular caution should be used in patients with known cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular diseases, or those predisposed to hypotension. Other potentially se...

PROTECT-1 Phase II/III Induction-Stage Results for ChemoCentryx's Traficet-EN(TM) Presented in Oral Session at DDW 2009 Conference

...tement and ChemoCentryx undertakes no obligation to revise or update this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. ...

Shire Presented Results of a New Database Analysis on Lialda(R) (Mesalamine) and Other 5-ASAs for Ulcerative Colitis at Digestive Disease Week

...o salicylates (including mesalamine) or to any of the components of Lialda. caution should be exercised when treating patients with pyloric stenosis or those a... associated with mesalamine medications. In patients with renal impairment, caution should be exercised, and Lialda should be used only if the benefits outweig...
Caution in Medical Products

DrDrugs®: Drug Guide for Physicians

Features:...rmation throughout the monograph that explain what the nurse can do to ensure patient safety "Do not confuse with" and "Do not crush, break, or chew" caution statements highlighted to support safe practice Information on how to prevent administration errors, detect dosing and dispensing errors, and detect ...
Company:Skyscape, Inc.

Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses

Features:...rmation throughout the monograph that explain what the nurse can do to ensure patient safety "Do not confuse with" and "Do not crush, break, or chew" caution statements highlighted to support safe practice Information on how to prevent administration errors, detect dosing and dispensing errors, and detect ...
Company:Skyscape, Inc.
Caution in Medical Dictionary

Contraindications

... contraindication is a specific situation in which a drug, procedure, or ... two types of contraindications : Relative contraindication means that caution ... Guide to Contraindications for Childhood Vaccinations. This guide is for childhood (pre ... True contraindications and precautions # Untru...

Boric acid

.... NEW set of fact sheets, and boric acid is high on our list of priorities. ... Signal words for products containing boric acid range from caution to Danger (5) ... Boric acid has long been used as a very effective treatment for vaginal infections. ... The USEPA classifies boric acid...
Caution in Biological News

Study finds DNA barcoding requires caution without closer examination

The goal of DNA barcoding is to find a simple, cheap, and rapid DNA assay that can be converted to a readily accessible technical skill that bypasses the need to rely on highly trained taxonomic specialists for identifications of the world's biota. This is driven by a desire to open taxonomic iden...

Mary had a lot of lambs: Researchers identify way to accelerate sheep breeding

...ate student at OSU. Although the presence of the M allele has been definitively correlated with the ability to breed out of season, the researchers caution that it may only be a marker for the gene actually responsible for the trait. "Breeding out of season is a complex trait," Mateescu said, "so there...

Aware, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...s and uncertainties, such as estimates or projections of future revenue and earnings and the growth of the DSL and biometrics markets. Aware wishes to caution you that there are factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results indicated by such statements. General factors include...

New hope for fisheries

...hat we have the ability to bring overfishing under control." The authors caution that their analysis was mostly confined to intensively managed fisheries in...n order to meet both fisheries and conservation objectives." The authors caution that much work remains to be done to end global overfishing, as a large fra...

Global curbs on overfishing are beginning to work

... ecological and economic recovery. It's only a start but it gives me hope that we have the ability to bring overfishing under control." The authors caution that their analysis is mostly confined to intensively managed fisheries in developed countries, where scientific data on fish abundance is collected. ...

Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant

...hology and vigour of the plant. Dr Shaw added: "Since there has never been a release of a biocontrol agent for a plant species in Europe, extreme caution is being exercised by all concerned". The proposed organism has now satisfied the scientific community that the proposed release under licence would ...

Complications early in pregnancy or in previous pregnancies adversely affect existing or subsequent pregnancies

... premature delivery in subsequent pregnancies. Dr van Oppenraaij said: "The finding of a six-fold risk of placenta praevia needs to be treated with caution as it came from one, small, retrospective study. More and larger studies are needed to confirm this finding." If problems were encountered in the f...

Plant microbe shares features with drug-resistant pathogen

...nked to opportunistic infections in hospital patients. The findings suggest caution in the use of the plant-associated strain for a range of biotech applicatio...s in infectious diseases," van der Lelie said. The findings also suggest caution in using this particular strain of plant-dwelling bacteria for a range of b...

Geography and history shape genetic differences in humans

...n with further research, much will remain unknown about the processes that have resulted in human traits. In particular, Pritchard and Coop urge great caution in trying to link selection with complex characteristics like intelligence. "We're in the infancy of trying to understand what signals of selection ar...

Scholar unconvinced new lie-detection methods better than old ones

...nge several paradigms that have been taken for granted in both fMRI deception studies and social neuroscience. In the meantime, Littlefield advises caution when sizing up the promises of those promoting the latest crop of brain-based truth-seeking technologies. "This 9/11 kind of hype has allowed and f...
Caution in Biological Technology

Proceeding with caution at corner of IT & biotech

Madison, Wis. - Some of the world's most powerful supercomputers are used for biotechtechnology or pharmaceutical applications, and that comes as little surprise to the Wisconsin companies operating at the intersection of information technology and biotech. However, while information technolog...

Amicus Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...ry statement, and Amicus undertakes no obligation to revise or update this news release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. FOLD-G Table 1 ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...y statement and Cadence undertakes no obligation to revise or update this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Cadence(TM) and Acetavance(TM)...

Techne Corporation Releases Unaudited Fourth Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2009

...ned approximately 2% during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009. The Company attributes the lower fourth quarter sales growth rate to continued customer caution in a time of economic uncertainty. R&D Europe's net sales for the quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2009 were $18.0 million and $72.5 ...

TorreyPines Cancels Special Meeting of Stockholders in Order to Pursue Merger Transaction

...es' other SEC reports. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements are qualified in thei...

TorreyPines Receives Notice of Delisting from Nasdaq Global Market

...s other SEC reports. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements are qualified in thei...

Hygeia Therapeutics Signs an Exclusive License with Yale University for Potent, Safe Topical Anti-Androgens

...hygeiatherapeutics.com Hygeia disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements beyond the date of this release. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. SOURCE: Hygeia Therapeutics Inc. Hygeia Therap...

Hospira Receives Favorable Court Decision on Eloxatin(R)

...than 14,000 employees. Learn more at www.hospira.com . Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 -- A caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litiga...

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Caldolor(TM)

...s contraindicated for use during the peri-operative period in the setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. Caldolor should be used with caution in patients with prior history of ulcer disease or GI bleeding, in patients with fluid retention or heart failure, in the elderly, those with renal im...

CardioDynamics Agrees to be Acquired by SonoSite for $1.35 Per Share

...esults are described in our filings with the SEC, including, without limitation, our Annual Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q. We caution readers not to place undue reliance upon these forward-looking statements that speak only as to the date of this release. We undertake no obligation t...
Caution in Biological Definition

Red Queen

... both the bear and the seal find themselves running a red queen's race over evolutionary time, each becoming better and better adapted (to stealth and caution respectively) but neither becoming any more successful (as they are engaged in a zero sum game ). The paradox of sex: The "cost" of males Sci...
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