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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 19, 2013--Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:FRX) announced today that FETZIMA ™ (levomilnacipran ER capsules), is now available in pharmacies throughout the United States. FETZIMA was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), also known as depression, in adults in July 2013.
Six out of ten British 13-year-old girls are afraid of gaining or getting fat, compared to four in ten boys of the same age, and these feelings can lead to behaviors associated with eating disorders.
(BPT) - More Americans than ever before are now older than 65, and in just four more decades, for the first time in history, there will be more seniors in the U.S. than people younger than 18, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Given those numbers, is it any surprise that many families wrestle with decisions for how to take care of aging parents, grandparents and other loved ones?
ANNA MARIA, Fla. - Bees around the world are dying from what scientists call colony collapse disorder. A recent study showed pesticides might be to blame. That's troublesome because bees are critically important to our eco-system -- a fact that's understood along Pine Avenue on Anna Maria Island.
BALTIMORE, Md. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –Fifty percent of Americans will suffer from hemorrhoids by age 50, but do you really know what you need to about this painful condition?
Eating disorders are often hard to diagnose, look for some key warning signs.
Eating disorders can sometimes start with a person’s desire to lose weight that somehow, spirals out of control,and picking up on the warning signs is often not easy.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Through a wall at his Rhode Island hotel, Aaron Alexis could hear them - voices harassing him, wanting to harm him. He couldn't sleep. He believed people were following him, using a microwave machine to send vibrations to his body. He changed hotels once, then again. But he called police and told them he couldn't get away from the voices.
Would you recognize if your child had an eating disorder?
When a child is overweight, losing the extra pounds may not be the only concern for parents and doctors.
Alcoholics may be more genetically vulnerable to certain types of eating disorders, and vice-versa, according to a recent study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
An antibiotic is a chemical substance produced by one organism that is destructive to another. The word antibiotic came from the word antibiosis a term coined in 1889 by Paul Vuillemin that means a process by which life is used to destroy life.
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) -- As FBI and police negotiators sought for days to coax an Alabama man into freeing a kindergartner held hostage in an underground bunker, the captor was planning for violence, authorities say.
(NAPSI)—Gathering together as a family for dinner can be a great idea, research shows. Just 20 minutes a night can positively affect children’s development and behavior.
Research confirms over and over again the high failure rate of dieting. Dieting often causes far more problems than it solves. Not only do most people gain back any weight they lose, they lower their metabolism, change their hormones so weight loss is even harder and they often end up bingeing as a result of deprivation. So what do you do when your “overweight” daughter comes home crying because she was teased at school?
(ARA) - While many men are concerned with the appearance of their hair, scalp health is often overlooked. Most guys do not realize that a great head of hair begins with a well-nourished scalp. Feeding the scalp provides the right foundation for great hair, and when the scalp is not properly cared for, it can impact how hair looks.
(NAPSI)—What is FPIES?
(ARA) - Everyone is born with about 100 billion brain cells. We form new connections between these cells throughout life, but the rate is particularly high when we're young. Since those connections facilitate thinking and learning, parents who want to help give their children an intellectual edge should consider the brain-healthy choices they make each day.
(ARA) - You can't avoid it: Summer activities mean bites, bumps, burns and bruises. Make sure you're ready by stocking up on these medicine-cabinet basics:
(NAPSI)—For most infants, spitting up is perfectly normal. Usually, it goes away on its own after a year or two. Sometimes, however, it’s not just a phase and something a doctor needs to check. It could be gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD).
(NAPSI)—The differences between women and men include how they view the effect diabetes has on their lives, according to a recent survey.
(ARA) - It's 3:30 a.m. and you've just rolled over in bed for what seems like the 500th time. As you watch the minutes on the clock tick by, all you can think about is how tired you are going to be tomorrow. While the cause of your insomnia may vary night to night, the outcome is still the same: you're not asleep. You're also not alone.
Getting enough sleep is essential for a healthy lifestyle and a lack of sleep can have a negative impact on health, work and life. The good news is that most sleep disorders are preventable or treatable, but less than a third of sufferers seek professional help.