How Are Lead Molecules Useful in Drug Discovery?

Developing a new drug can take up to 15 years and over $1 billion by the time it is approved. The cost associated with drug development and the amount of time it takes to get approval is often spread out over a few different phases. After a potentially useful drug is discovered, it must undergo intensive preclinical research, followed by actual clinical research. Once it is confirmed to be safe and effective, a drug must also wait for FDA approval and this can sometimes last anywhere from six to ten months. The time and money spent in research and approval are an inevitable part of the process. However, one of the most time-consuming and costly stages of the development of any drug is the time spent in a lab, discovering and isolating potentially useful compounds. The Beginnings of Lead Discovery

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Gym Workout Tips: Guide for Beginners

At last, more and more people are now seeing the importance of going to the gym. We are now seeing a band of people who are pulling themselves out to their fluffy couch to hit their nearest gym and sweat it out. While this awareness is indeed good news, it appears that something is missing in this welcome situation. People are doing their gym stuffs the Do-It-Yourself-Way.

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Benefits of Detoxing Before Your Baby Arrives

So you’ve found out you’re pregnant, and you’re scared, excited, anticipant and worried! Such a wide range of emotions come with learning you’re bringing the miracle of a baby into this beautiful life, many get overwhelmed with decisions that may not be in the best interest of raising a baby. Many, many people go through periods of teenage years into early adulthood experimenting with drugs and alcohol, and becoming a mother is very often the driving catalyst for leaving all of those toxic habits in the past.

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Benefits of Workplace Gyms and Employee Wellness Programs

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union.

If you're in upper management or are a business owner, you may wish to consider instituting a workplace gym or employee wellness program. Job seekers demand such benefits, as they know being able to work out while at the office keeps them more productive overall. Employees who weight train together tend to collaborate better as well!

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9 Reasons Why Sports Massages Can Boost Your Health and Performance

Are you on the hunt for new ways to optimise your health and athletic performance? Then you need to make a foray into the exciting world of sports massage.

Not just for professional athletes, sports massages are an affordable way to bring you’re A-game and avoid injury. The ancient treatment is backed by science, so even the most skeptical among us can rest assured it actually works.

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