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Breakthrough Plant-Based Therapy Could Save Patients With Drug-Resistant Malaria

BREAKTHROUGH PLANT-BASED THERAPY COULD SAVE PATIENTS WITH DRUG-RESISTANT MALARIA

Novel plant-based treatment made of powdered dried-leaf Artemisia found to be effective against patients dying from drug-resistant...

Bristol-Myers beat on earnings thanks to sales of its drugs that use the immune system to treat cancer

BRISTOL-MYERS BEAT ON EARNINGS THANKS TO SALES OF ITS DRUGS THAT USE THE IMMUNE SYSTEM TO TREAT CANCER

Thomson Reuters NEW YORK - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Thursday posted better-than-expected first-quarter earnings, helped by growth...

 
 
 
Celgene's quarterly profits beat with help from sales of its flagship cancer drug

CELGENE'S QUARTERLY PROFITS BEAT WITH HELP FROM SALES OF ITS FLAGSHIP CANCER DRUG

Thomson Reuters April 27 - U.S. biotechnology company Celgene Corp reported a better-than-expected profit on Thursday, helped by demand...

 
 
 
New mothers being denied life-saving £3 drug

NEW MOTHERS BEING DENIED LIFE-SAVING £3 DRUG

Using tranexamic acid within three hours of a bleed also reduced the need for major surgery by 36 per cent, the team at the London...

Sleeping pills double the risk of a broken hip in 14 days

SLEEPING PILLS DOUBLE THE RISK OF A BROKEN HIP IN 14 DAYS

Taking benzodiazepines and so-called 'z-drugs' increases the risk of a fracture by 53 per cent after 15 to 30 days, according to researchers...

 
 
 
U.S. House Bill Would Exempt E-Cigarettes From Tobacco Regulations

U.S. HOUSE BILL WOULD EXEMPT E-CIGARETTES FROM TOBACCO REGULATIONS

A bill expected this week in the U.S. House of Representatives would weaken a Food and Drug Administration rule governing e-cigarettes...

Temozolomide: Chemotherapy Drug Treating Brain Cancer May Increase Vulnerability to Depression

TEMOZOLOMIDE: CHEMOTHERAPY DRUG TREATING BRAIN CANCER MAY INCREASE VULNERABILITY TO DEPRESSION

Chemotherapy drug used in the treatment of brain cancer may increase the chances of depression, finds new study.

 
 
 
Drinking Four Cups of Coffee Is Probably Safe

DRINKING FOUR CUPS OF COFFEE IS PROBABLY SAFE

“Bring it!” A Los Angeles news anchor yelped earlier this month in response to the announcement that “the world's strongest coffee”...

Brewers' Eric Thames drug tested again after hitting 11th HR: 'I have a lot of blood and urine'

BREWERS' ERIC THAMES DRUG TESTED AGAIN AFTER HITTING 11TH HR: 'I HAVE A LOT OF BLOOD AND URINE'

The Brewers slugger hit his MLB-leading 11th homer Tuesday vs. the Reds and was met by MLB after the game for another drug test.

 
 
 
Big Pharma propaganda: American Medical Association claims antidepressant use by expectant mothers does NOT raise autism risk in newborns

BIG PHARMA PROPAGANDA: AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION CLAIMS ANTIDEPRESSANT USE BY EXPECTANT MOTHERS DOES NOT RAISE AUTISM RISK IN NEWBORNS

The use of antidepressants during pregnancy is controversial at best. In the past, studies have indicated that using these kinds of...

Fed Up With Losing Their Kids To Drug Overdoses, Parents Share Their Stories

FED UP WITH LOSING THEIR KIDS TO DRUG OVERDOSES, PARENTS SHARE THEIR STORIES

Every morning, when I log into Facebook, I'm already braced for the punch. I know what I'll see. Another parent, another family, posting...

 
 
 
Can an Antiviral Drug During Pregnancy Reduce Hepatitis B Transmission to the Child?

CAN AN ANTIVIRAL DRUG DURING PREGNANCY REDUCE HEPATITIS B TRANSMISSION TO THE CHILD?

Hepatitis is a viral infection that causes liver inflammation. Mother to child transmission during pregnancy could be prevented by...

Statin Therapy May Benefit Patients With Hepatitis B or C Related Cirrhosis

STATIN THERAPY MAY BENEFIT PATIENTS WITH HEPATITIS B OR C RELATED CIRRHOSIS

Hepatitis B or C related cirrhosis in patients could be treated by using statin drugs, reveals study.

 
 
 
Scientists stunned as dried leaves achieve 100% CURE RATE among critically ill MALARIA patients after all pharma drugs failed

SCIENTISTS STUNNED AS DRIED LEAVES ACHIEVE 100% CURE RATE AMONG CRITICALLY ILL MALARIA PATIENTS AFTER ALL PHARMA DRUGS FAILED

When all pharma drugs failed to do anything for Congo patients infected with drug-resistant malaria, a courageous local doctor dared...

Report: Jabrill Peppers failed a drug test at the NFL Combine

REPORT: JABRILL PEPPERS FAILED A DRUG TEST AT THE NFL COMBINE

Peppers could fall out of the first round as a result.

 
 
 
One of the biggest middlemen in the drug industry is losing their largest customer - and the stock is tanking

ONE OF THE BIGGEST MIDDLEMEN IN THE DRUG INDUSTRY IS LOSING THEIR LARGEST CUSTOMER - AND THE STOCK IS TANKING

Express Scripts, on of the largest pharmacy benefit manager's in the drug industry, announced on Monday that its largest customer will...

One of the biggest middlemen in the drug industry is losing its largest customer - and the stock is tanking

ONE OF THE BIGGEST MIDDLEMEN IN THE DRUG INDUSTRY IS LOSING ITS LARGEST CUSTOMER - AND THE STOCK IS TANKING

Express Scripts, one of the largest pharmacy benefit managers in the drug industry, said on Monday that its largest customer will not...

 
 
 
Children with kidney transplants have greater cancer risk

CHILDREN WITH KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS HAVE GREATER CANCER RISK

Children having a kidney transplant may be at risk of skin cancer as adults due to the immune-suppressing drugs given during the procedure,...

Dementia patients are wildly over-medicated with antipsychotic drugs, study finds

DEMENTIA PATIENTS ARE WILDLY OVER-MEDICATED WITH ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUGS, STUDY FINDS

Nursing homes may be over-medicating dementia patients with antipsychotic drugs despite mounting evidence of early death and minimal...