Beyond pharmacy blog
All posts from: April 2013
Chronic suppression of appetite-promoting neurones in the central nervous system can lead to decreased appetite and weight loss. But there could be a downside because such neurones also regulate immune cell functions, according to a study published by researchers at Yale School of Medicine, Connecticut.
According to an article in this winter’s Wellcome History magazine, a 17th century book of medical cures has been brought to life for a modern audience in the form of a play called ‘Johanna’s Miracle Garden’. Performed for the first time in 2012, the play tells the story of Lady Johanna St John’s “cure for all ills” from her recipe book.