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Glycobiology Sheds Light on Scar Prevention and Scar Removal

by: Martha Fitzharris Glycobiology is a relatively new branch in science, which attempts to understand how sugars in the body -called glycans- contribute to human health and contain information as necessary to define the complexity of life as that of DNA and proteins, and now sheds light on the treatment and removal of skin scars […]

What Causes Dry Skin And What Ingredients In Skin Moisturizers Work

by: Martha Fitzharris Dry skin is caused by a reduction in the concentrations of the skin’s water-holding sugars and proteins, the proteoglycan and glycosaminoglycan molecules, and by damage to the skin’s protective barrier. Many skin moisturizers and emollient products sold by the major skin care companies delay the healing of irritated and damaged skin and […]

Higher Insurance Premiums Anticipated For Home Owners

by: M.P. McQueen According to the Wall Street Journal Online, some insurance companies are now passing along the higher costs of payouts resulting from hurricanes such as Katrina, Wilma and Rita to homeowners. In fact, some insurers are withdrawing from coastal areas altogether, after incurring an estimated $56 billion of hurricane-related losses.