Nostrums

Known as: nostrum 
Medicines whose effectiveness is unproven and whose ingredients are often secret.
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
 
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2012
2012
Although Lyme disease responds to short courses of antibiotics, tick-borne Borrelia burgdorferi has been advanced by some as a… (More)
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2007
2007
Fingolimod (FTY720) is the first of a novel class: sphingosine 1-phosphate (S1P) receptor modulator and is currently in phase 3… (More)
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2004
2004
Elephantiasis nostras verrucosa represents an uncommon yet distinct clinical entity resulting from chronic lymphedema of an… (More)
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2003
2003
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Inflation targeting may do more harm than good if there is a substantial chance that the central bank cannot in fact control… (More)
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2002
2002
Aging can be slowed in laboratory rodents by low-calorie diets, and changes in single genes can extend mouse life span by 40… (More)
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1999
1999
Africa is the world’s most aided major region. Yet economic growth has been disappointingly low there. A number of factors… (More)
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1995
1995
By the beginning of the twentieth century the use of widespread advertising, trade names, and specialized marketing techniques… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND Melaleuca oil (tea tree oil) is the essential oil distilled from the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia Cheel. Tea tree… (More)
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1976
1976
The advertisements for patent and proprietary medicines in a sample of Bath newspapers, from 1744 to the end of the century… (More)
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