Someday, an Arm Implant May Prevent H.I.V. Infection for a Year
In preliminary tests, a matchstick-size rod containing a new drug offered promise as a shield against the virus. But a large clinical trial must still be done.
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Multidrug-resistant malaria spreading in Asia
Genomic surveillance has revealed that malaria resistance to two first-line antimalarial drugs has spread rapidly from Cambodia to neighboring countries in Southeast Asia...
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Senators unveil compromise to reduce drug costs for seniors
Senators unveil bipartisan compromise to reduce drug costs for people with Medicare
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Scientists blame global warming for the spread of a deadly drug-resistant fungal infection
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, said Candida auris has evolved to be able to withstand higher heats than other similar fungi thanks to slowly...
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SGLT2 inhibitors may have great potential in reducing HF in diabetes
SAN ANTONIO - Several studies on SGLT2 inhibitors have shown that they may be able to reduce HF in patients with diabetes, according to a presentation at the American Society...
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Glaukos licenses Intratus' cream-based drug delivery system
Glaukos and Intratus have entered into a licensing agreement for Intratus' noninvasive drug delivery platform, according to a press release. Intratus' cream-based drug...
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What is Osteopathy and How Can it Help?
Osteopathy is a complementary therapy that uses a drug-free, non-invasive form of manual medicine that focuses on the overall health of the body. It uses ‘hands-on' techniques...
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Is A Support Group Right for You?
Support groups of all different types exist to assist those who are in recovery from addiction to drugs or alcohol, to provide assistance to those struggling with behavioral...
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$1.4 billion settlement against opioid manufacturer puts spotlight on generic drugs, treatment gaps
The lawsuit involving the manufacturer of Suboxone film that was settled earlier this month for a record-breaking $1.4 billion could change the generic drug approval process...
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Patients have higher risk of heart problems when insurance companies reject their prescriptions
Patients appear to be at higher risk of heart problems or stroke when prescriptions for the newest cholesterol-lowering drugs are rejected by insurance companies or unfilled by...
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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...
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 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...
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.
Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Linked to Increased Length of Stay Due to Poverty
Prenatal exposure to opioids due to addiction of mothers to these substances leads to withdrawal symptoms in neonates, and there is longer hospital stay due to poverty in these...
Suicides, Overdose Deaths Increase Due to Workplace Injuries
A study shows that a workplace injury can almost triple the combined risk of suicide and overdose death among women, and increases the risk by 50 percent among men.
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.
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...
Exosomes may Hold the Key to Diagnosing, Treating Developmental Brain Disorders
Exosomes are small vesicles secreted by all cells in the brain may hold the answer to diagnosing and treating developmental brain disorders, reveals a new study.