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The Truth About Liposuction Surgery — What Every Patient Should Know Before Having A Liposuction Procedure

Truth about Liposuction Surgery  Liposuction is the surgical removal of excess fat, offering a better contour and shape to the body. As people gain and lose weight, certain areas of the body tend to develop deposits of unwanted fat that can be difficult to get rid of through diet and exercise.  Liposuction can offer permanent …

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How do drugs know where to go in the body? A pharmaceutical scientist explains why some medications are swallowed while others are injected, Health News, ET HealthWorld

When you take aspirin for a headache, how does the aspirin know to travel to your head and alleviate the pain? The short answer is, it doesn’t: Molecules can’t transport themselves through the body, and they don’t have control over where they eventually end up. But researchers can chemically modify drug molecules to make sure …

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Moderna says dual variant booster with Beta more effective vs Omicron than current shot, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Moderna Inc on Tuesday said a COVID-19 booster designed to target the Beta variant as well as the original coronavirus generated a better immune response against a number of virus variants including Omicron. Moderna said the results were a good sign for the company’s plans for future shots targeting two COVID-19 variants. Dr. Jacqueline Miller, …

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Bharat Biotech seeks trial for intranasal COVID-19 vaccine booster, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Indian vaccine maker Bharat Biotech said on Monday it has submitted an application to the country’s drug regulator to conduct a late-stage trial for a booster dose of its intranasal COVID-19 vaccine. Indian COVID-19 vaccine makers are lobbying the government to authorise boosters as supplies have far outstripped demand, but the health ministry said there …

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