April 13, 2012
Even Young Teens Show Signs of Sun Damage
In a new study that used a
special type of photography to unveil hidden signs of sun damage,
middle schoolers showed evidence of levels of UV exposure that
could raise their risk for melanoma later in life.
Drug Approved to Treat High Blood Pressure
The high blood pressure
drug Toprol XL has been combined with a low-dose diuretic to form
Dutoprol (metoprolol succinate extended
release/hyrdrochlorothiazide), which has been approved by the U.S.
Food and Drug Administration to treat high blood pressure.