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The Differences between Brand Name and Generic Medications

Walk down the aisle of any retail outlet and you’ll find brand name products alongside generics. From clothes to electronics to snacks, you have two options. When it comes to medication, you have the same pair of choices: generic vs. brand name. What’s the difference?  Which one should you pick? What are brand name medications? […]

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Rashes, Eczema & Skin Allergies medicines

Skin rashes can look red and feel itchy. The causes and symptoms of rashes can vary from person to person, but particularly include eczema and skin allergies: Eczema is common and can be hereditary. The cause for the skin disorder isn’t known, but experts believe that genetic, environmental and skin factors all play a role. Eczema […]

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Chemotherapy for Adult Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors

Chemotherapy for Adult Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors Chemotherapy (chemo) uses anti-cancer drugs that are usually given into a vein (IV) or taken by mouth. These drugs enter the bloodstream and reach almost all areas of the body. However, many chemo drugs aren’t able to enter the brain and reach tumor cells. For some brain […]

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