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A Cambridge based biotechnology company, Lycotec, has developed a process which makes drugs more easily delivered into the body and absorbed into the liver. The process? Mix it with chocolate! Lycotec identified that patients fail to regularly take their medication over long periods of time and saw the potential to mix them with chocolate to […]

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The news has recently reported that there are a worrying number of errors being made by doctors when they prescribe medication. Some figure suggest that as many as 1 in 5 patients are receiving prescriptions with mistakes in them, including wrong instructions or dosages. It seems the most vulnerable people are the elderly and young […]

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Autism Is Due To Drugs Or Environment

by on September 28, 2011

Autism has been considered in the past to be largely due to genetic factors. This assumption is called into question by a recent study carried out at Stanford University, California. 192 pairs of twins were studied, with at least one twin in the autistic spectrum. In the study, modelling was used to estimate how much […]

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