FDA warns company for selling unapproved CBD products to treat Alzheimer's, cancer, opioid withdrawal
The FDA has issued a warning letter to Curaleaf Inc. for illegally selling unapproved products containing cannabidiol, or CBD, online, claiming to treat Alzheimer's disease...
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Researchers unveil experimental compound to block therapeutic target in blood cancer
Researchers at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered a hyperactive cell signal that contributes to tumor growth in an aggressive blood cancer.
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Common feature that makes cancer cells appear bloated could be their potential weak spot
In a study using yeast cells and data from cancer cell lines, Johns Hopkins University scientists report they have found a potential weak spot among cancer cells that have...
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Novel: Light Therapy for Oral Mucositis in Cancer Patients
Light therapy is now included in guidelines for oral mucositis that develops during cancer treatment. It offers an alternative to mouthwashes and is associated with...
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Glycan CA19-9 Promotes Pancreatic Disease in Mice
The glycan carbohydrate antigen 19-9 , a biomarker of pancreatic inflammation and neoplasia, promotes pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in mice, researchers report. Reuters...
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Lung-Cancer-Screening Eligibility Should Be Expanded: Researchers
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force eligibility criteria for lung-cancer screening should be expanded to cover other risk groups, researchers say based on findings from an...
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Could TNF Blocker Cure Immunotherapy-Induced Diabetes?
Case report points to possible novel therapeutic approach to an increasingly common side effect of successful cancer therapy with immune checkpoint inhibitors. Medscape Medical...
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‘I had chemo for breast cancer that never existed'
Sarah Boyle underwent chemotherapy and a mastectomy before the mistake was noticed.
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One of the critical questions to ask whenever reading a medical journal article is, “Who funded the study?” In most journals, researchers are required to identify their sources...
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Former Miss UK, 34, battling terminal cancer claims medicinal cannabis has CURED her brain tumour
EXCLUSIVE: Kerri Parker, from Norwich, was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2013 which returned last year following surgery. She refused chemo and radio therapy in favour of...
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US diplomats exposed to 'sonic attack' in Cuba DID suffer brain damage, new...
Analyzing the brain scans of 40 diplomats, the team at Penn State identified differences in the grey matter compared to healthy individuals, leading them to believe something...
Coping with a Loved One's Depression
Dealing with a loved one who is struggling with depression can be a maze of emotion. As someone who truly cares, you want to be there for your loved one and help them manage...
Teenagers who skip breakfast are more likely to get fat 'because they opt...
Missing a wholesome meal leads to a higher BMI and waist circumference, researchers in Brazil revealed. They said teens are likely to pick up junk food on the way to school.
Rejection of Prescribed New, Expensive Cholesterol Drugs Linked to Higher...
Insurance companies rejected around two-thirds of prescriptions for those at highest risk of heart diseases.
Malaria Resistant to First Line Drugs Spreading in Asia
New study reveals the importance of ongoing genomic surveillance to inform public health malaria control strategies.
Affordability of Healthy Vs Unhealthy Foods Leads to Malnutrition Obesity
A new study shows that the affordability of both healthy and unhealthy foods varies significantly and systematically around the world.
Malaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia
Drug resistant parasites were first detected in Cambodia in 2008 and had spread to neighbouring countries by 2017. Experts fear the strain could reach Africa, where the disease...
Molecular Component in Cilantro can Reduce Seizures: Study
New study explains the molecular action of cilantro as a highly potent KCNQ channel activator that can prevent convulsions.
Paleo Diet Could Raise Your Risk of Heart Disease
People who follow the paleo diet or caveman diet have twice the amount of a key blood biomarker associated closely with heart disease, finds a new study.
Helicopter Transport for Stroke Patients Reduces Time to Surgery: Study
Transferring a patient through a helicopter ambulance to a hospital that can perform a thrombectomy will more likely provide the patient with the best chance of recovering from...