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The acquisition of AqueSys adds XEN45, a soft shunt that’s implanted in the subconjunctival space in the eye through a minimally invasive treatment with an individual use, pre-loaded proprietary injector. The proprietary XEN45 technology facilitates aqueous fluid flow to lower Intra-Ocular Pressure while protecting against the potential for hypotony that’s associated with current subconjunctival procedures. The minimally invasive procedure is conducted by ophthalmologists.

It’s among the last neural areas to mature, one cause that it’s harder for a teenager to withstand peer pressure to test out drugs. Even if you are not biologically susceptible to begin with, perhaps you try drugs or alcohol to cope with a stressful or unpleasant environment, Volkow says. Whatever the good reason, the brain’s reward system can change as a chemical named dopamine conditions it to routines that are linked to getting something you’ve found pleasurable, whether it’s smoking, having a few drinks, or overeating.It’s among the last neural areas to mature, one cause that it’s harder for a teenager to withstand peer pressure to test out drugs. Even if you are not biologically susceptible to begin with, perhaps you try drugs or alcohol to cope with a stressful or unpleasant environment, Volkow says. Whatever the good reason, the brain’s reward system can change as a chemical named dopamine conditions it to routines that are linked to getting something you’ve found pleasurable, whether it’s smoking, having a few drinks, or overeating.