Known for their natural pain relieving elements, opiates are a well-known class of drugs that work by directly depressing the central nervous system and changing the way the brain perceives pain. Natural opium is derived from the opium poppy, and then used to make substances such as morphine, codeine, and thebaine. Synthetic and semi-synthetic opiates […]
With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it’s important not to forget about the safety of our pets. While the Internet provides many articles outlining how to keep our furry friends safe and happy this time of year, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), there are 10 top tips that should […]
LANSING, Mich., Dec. 18, 2014 — Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that its net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, which ended Nov. 30, increased 26% to $7,806,000, when compared to the prior year’s $6,207,000. Earnings per share in the current quarter were $0.21, compared to $0.17 a year ago. […]
Across Europe there is an increasing trend in the prevalence of substance abuse among the working population. Statistics show that these figures spike in December as people enter the festive spirit where we see as much as a 40% increase in the consumption of drugs and alcohol.
Used to evaluate or discover kidney disease, kidney failure or malfunction, a creatinine test is a relatively common test that medical professionals often order when treating patients with conditions that affect the kidneys such as high blood pressure, type-one or type-two diabetes, or in those that are taking medication that can affect kidney function.