FDA clears mobile medical app to help increase retention in recovery program for opioid use disorder
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared a mobile medical application to help increase retention (the amount of time a patient participates) in an outpatient...
54 minutes ago - News Medical
Alli sells 2 million starter packs - But is it good news?
I have mentioned before that I am not a big fan of Alli and most of the trainers and experts that I have heard from do not advocate it's use as the way to lose either. The...
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FDA approves Alembic's allergic conjunctivitis treatment
The FDA has approved an abbreviated new drug application for olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution 0.1%, Alembic Pharmaceuticals announced in a press release. The...
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Reducing Inappropriate Drug Prescriptions: HealthLeaders Media
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Biosimilar CT-P13 Matches Infliximab in Crohn's Disease
With comparable safety and efficacy, drug choice may come down to cost
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Novel Drug for Cannabis Use Disorder Shows Promise
A phase 2a trial provides evidence that pharmacologic fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibition is a viable therapeutic strategy to treat problematic cannabis use. Medscape Medical...
6 hours ago - Medscape
Why feeling empathy could lead former drug users to relapse
Empathy, the awareness of another's feelings and emotions, is a key feature in normal social interactions. But new research suggests that empathy can have detrimental effects...
6 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Future of Alzheimer's therapy: What is the best approach?
A new comprehensive review assesses current clinical trials for Alzheimer's drugs and advises on the best therapeutic approach going forward.
6 hours ago - Medical News Today
Study: Statins' Benefits Solid, Side Effects Rare
The benefits of statins are clear, and side effects from the cholesterol-fighting drugs are rare, according to a new analysis of decades of scientific research.
6 hours ago - Web MD
Top Doctors Aren't Disclosing Industry Ties in Journal Studies
The dean of Yale's medical school, the incoming president of a prominent cancer group, and the head of a Texas cancer center are among those who have not accurately disclosed...
7 hours ago - Medscape
The headlines of Master Doctor
Shihu, a highly valued herb in traditional Chinese medicine, can help reduce...
The Dendrobium genus of orchids is commonly used as ornamental plants across the globe. However, data from a study has revealed that these unique flowering plants may also...
Brain-Eating Amoeba Tied to Tap Water in Neti Pot
This a rare case that serves as a reminder for people to follow the directions when using a Neti pot, and to use only boiled or distilled water, said Dr. Charles Cobbs, a...
Supreme Court Declines Key Planned Parenthood Case
Abortion opponents have say Planned Parenthood - the nation's largest abortion provider - should not receive any government money.
Lifelong Exercise Habits Can Keep Your Heart And Muscles 30 Years Younger
Seniors that have regularly exercised for decades are now fabulously fit and healthy in their 70s and 80s You probably don't need to read yet another article about how exercise...
Daniel Hayes: Making peace with the long game
As a devoted runner, fitness was just a way of life for Daniel Hayes. So when his health threw him a curveball and he wound up on meds that slowed his metabolism, none of his...
Unicorn Taco Holders: Because Who Doesn't Like Unicorns And Tacos?
Unicorn taco holders are your new favorite thing The holiday shopping season is in full swing and if you're that obnoxious person who can't stop talking about how they're...
Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Republican Arguments To Defund Planned Parenthood
The move is seen as a huge win for women's healthcare Today, the Supreme Court refused to consider efforts by some Republican-led states to block funding for Planned...
Benefits of Taking Statins Outweigh Risks
Statins are safe drugs with low risk of adverse effects as per a recent statement by the American Heart Association following a review of several studies that have assessed the...
Genetic Changes Linked to Physical Activity Reported
New study paves the way for a better understanding of genetic changes that are associated with physical activity.
Regular Flu Shot: A Lifesaver for Many Heart Failure Patients
Getting a regular flu shot may save many heart failure patients' lives, reveals a new study. Annual flu vaccination is considered as a safe, low-cost way to reduce flu-related...