News tagged with cotton swab
Researchers at Rush University Medical Center, in collaboration with researchers at Northwestern University, have identified a molecular mechanism central to the development of osteoarthritis (OA) pain, a finding that could ...
Arthritis & Rheumatism Dec 27, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
Infection-causing bacteria are the bad guys of the health-care world, but dental detectives track them down
It began as a routine investigation. There were five disinfectants in town—ecofriendly types. Claimed they could wipe out bacteria in dental clinics. Tufts researchers had to figure out whether the cleaners ...
Dentistry Nov 27, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
After waking up, the concentration of the stress hormone cortisol in saliva rises considerably; this is true not only for grown-ups but for babies as well. A research team from the Ruhr-Universität Bochum and from Basel ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Aug 28, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A simple item found in almost every medicine cabinet a cotton swab -- may be a key tool in the fight against post-surgical wound infections.
Other Jun 28, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A study by Henry Ford Hospital shows a direct association between cotton swab use and ruptured eardrum.
Other Apr 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 1 |