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Researchers at Mount Sinai have developed a novel approach to cancer immunotherapy, injecting immune stimulants directly into a tumor to teach the immune system to destroy it and other tumor cells throughout the body. The "in situ vaccination" worked so well in patients with advanced-stage lymphoma that it is also undergoing trials in breast and head and neck cancer patients, according to a study published in Nature Medicine in April. The treatment consists of administering a series of immune stimulants directly into one tumor site.
Too much caffeine can affect the hormones in their bodies, scientists believe, playing havoc with their bust size. Almost women took part in the study, which questioned them on how many cups of coffee they drank in an average day and measured the size of their bust. According to the results, published in the British Journal of Cancer, drinking three or more cups a day was enough to cause a smaller breast size.
ANN E. Patient information: See related handouts on what you should know about club drugs and what you should know about methwritten by the authors of this article. Cocaine blocks the reuptake of the monoamine transporters dopamine, norepinephrine, and serotonin.
Amphetamine [note 1] contracted from a lpha - m ethyl ph en et hyl amine is a central nervous system CNS stimulant that is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHDnarcolepsyand obesity. Amphetamine was discovered in and exists as two enantiomers : [note 2] levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine. Amphetamine properly refers to a specific chemical, the racemic free basewhich is equal parts of the two enantiomers, levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine, in their pure amine forms.
Adderall [note 1] is a combination medication containing four salts of amphetamine. Adderall is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD and narcolepsy. It is also used as an athletic performance enhancer and cognitive enhancerand recreationally as an aphrodisiac and euphoriant.