Yasmin is used as contraception to prevent pregnancy. It is also used to treat moderate acne in women who are at least 14 years old and have started having menstrual periods, and who wish to use birth control pills to prevent pregnancy....
Scientists have identified two molecular targets in some forms of skin cancer, which they say could lead to new treatment options for the disease. This is according to a study published in the the journal Clinical Cancer Research.The American Cancer Society state that skin cancer (melanoma) is the most common of all cancers.
In an international collaboration, researchers from Sweden, Singapore and Taiwan successfully treated two babies with a congenital bone disease that causes stunted growth and repeated fracturing by injecting them in utero with bone-forming stem cells. Results of their longitudinal study have been published in the journal Stem Cells Translational Medicine.
Previous studies have suggested that a lack of regular physical activity during older age can increase the risk for adverse health outcomes. Now, new research has revealed that older women may spend two-thirds of their waking time sedentary. This is according to a study published in JAMA.Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA, led by Eric J.