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Liposuction May Ease Limb Swelling in Cancer Patients

Posted 1 Nov 2017 by

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 1, 2017 – Liposuction may help people with lymphedema – a painful, disfiguring swelling of the arms, hands, legs or feet. Harvard researchers used the surgical technique to remove fat from just underneath the skin in three people with the condition. Two of the patients had lymphedema as a side effect of cancer treatment. The other one had a naturally developing form of ...

CMP Pharma, Inc. Announces FDA Approval of CaroSpir (spironolactone) Oral Suspension

Posted 8 Aug 2017 by

Farmville, NC. August 7, 2017 – CMP Pharma today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted final approval of the company’s New Drug Application (NDA) for CaroSpir (Spironolactone Oral Suspension, 25 mg/5mL), the first and only FDA-approved oral liquid dosage form of the potassium-sparing diuretic spironolactone. “CaroSpir provides a stable, ready to use and consistent l ...

Health Tip: Managing Swelling During Pregnancy

Posted 2 Feb 2015 by

-- Thanks to increased blood and fluids in the body during pregnancy, swelling can be an uncomfortable problem. The American Pregnancy Association suggests how to minimize swelling: Don't stand for long periods, and stick to comfortable shoes, avoiding high heels. When the weather is hot, limit your time outdoors. Take breaks with your feet propped up. Don't wear clothing that fits tightly ...

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