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Yellow Teeth Are No More Secret Revealed

Yellow Teeth Are No More Secret Revealed

Yellow Teeth Are No More Secret Revealed

Natural color of teeth vary from person to person but it is not pale yellow. Various foods stain teeth directly and sometimes it is just the thin enamel that show teeth as yellow. Dentin, a pale brown substance, Read More…

Top Home Remedies For Constipation

Top Home Remedies For Constipation

Top Home Remedies For Constipation

More often you get constipated and are reluctant to consult about it but it’s not very difficult to kick it out. Some homemade remedies don’t let it difficult to get relieved. Read More…

How to Take Care of Your Face Skin?

How to Take Care of Your Face Skin?

How to Take Care of Your Face Skin?

Face is the window to emotions especially when you want to get attracted or you are trying to look great in interviews and in public. Certain habits must have to be adopted to have a radiant complexion all long the years. Read More…

UHS Paper of Pharmacology for M.B.B.S 2nd Professional 2011 (Questions)

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UHS Paper of Pharmacology for M.B.B.S 2nd Professional 2011 (Questions)

Q.1

a)      What is receptor? Explain briefly the concept of Spare Receptors with examples. Read More…

What Is Best For Your Heart? (Best Foods for Healthy Heart)

What is best for healthy heart?

What Is Best For Your Heart? (Best Foods for Healthy Heart)

From dawn to dusk, each of you’re eating from breakfast to dinner can be heart healthy. Just set up your kitchen into a hub Read More…

How To Get A Better Sleep? (11 Steps For Better Sleep)

How to Get A Better Sleep?

How To Get A Better Sleep? (11 Steps For Better Sleep)

It is very painful when a person tosses during night & remains awake pointing the clock. These days every person is prey to sleep disturbances & all this is merely the stuff of mind. Read More…

Sex Boosting Foods (20 Natural Nutritional Boosters)

20 Sex Boosting Foods

Sex Boosting Foods (20 Natural Nutritional Boosters)

Sex is one of the most basic human functions that brings pleasure and can deepen feelings of intimacy with your partner besides the important job of procreation. Lack of desire, impotence, erectile dysfunction Read More…

15 Foods For Healthy Skin

15 Foods For Healthy Skin

15 Foods For Healthy Skin

Although beauty lies in the eyes but the eyes search beauty in the skin & the healthy skin needs not only putting better on the skin but putting better on plate. Read More…

How To Lose Weight Fast?

How To Loose Weight Fast?

How To Lose Weight Fast?

Some plans for rapid weight reduction carry increased risk for health so must be monitored accordingly.
If you’re one the guys who want to reduce weight, don’t be depressed as you are not alone. Let’s start how to lose weight fast without causing health complications. Read More…

An Introduction To Pharmacology

An Introduction To Pharmacology

The word “Pharmacology” is Greek in origin derived from two Greek words i-e “Pharmakon” meanings “poison” in classic Greek & “drug” in modern Greek & “Logia” meanings “study of” or “knowledge of”. So it can be defined as;
“The knowledge of drugs or chemicals.”
“The knowledge concerned with the action of chemicals on biologic system.”
“The branch of medicine & biology that is concerned with drug action or it’s interaction with living organisms that affect normal or abnormal biochemical functions.”
One point should be cleared that if the drug or chemical has medicinal properties, the study would be considered as “Pharmaceutics” & acting substances as “Pharmaceuticals”.
The branch concerned with clinical practice is “Medical Pharmacology” which is defined as;
“The area of pharmacology concerned with use of chemicals or drugs in the prevention, diagnosis & treatment of diseases especially in humans.”
IUPAC definition
“Science of drugs including their origin, composition, pharmacokinetics,
pharmacodynamics, therapeutic use, and toxicology.”
Branches In Pharmacology
The main branches in Pharmacology include;
1. Medical Pharmacology / Clinical Pharmacology
2. Pharmacogenomics
3. Pharmaceutics
4. Toxicology
5. Pharmacodynamics
6. Pharmacokinetics
7. Therapeutics
8. Chemotherapy
9. Neuropharmacology
10. Psychopharmacology
11. Pharmacogenetics
12. Pharmacoepidemiology
13. Theoretical Pharmacology
14. Behavioral Pharmacology
15. Posology
16. Environmental Pharmacology
17. Pharmacognosy
18. Comparative Pharmacology
19. Animal Pharmacology
Drugs & Chemicals
Any substance which has effect when administered into the body & isn’t the food is called Chemical.
Any substance which has medicinal, intoxicating or other effects used in therapy when administered into the body & isn’t the food is drug.

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10 Bad Habits Leading To Infertility In Men

10 Bad Habits That Lead To Infertility In Men

Many bad habits lead to infertility break of which is necessary to maintain reproductive health. 10 of the bad habits which lead to infertility are; Read More…

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Mendelian Disorders by Prof. Ghazala Waqar

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Read the lecture on Mendelian disorders by Prof.Ghazala Waqar & download in a pdf file! Read More…