IPM begins first clinical trial of vaginal rings to prevent HIV in women
The nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides announced today the start of the first clinical trial of vaginal rings designed to slowly release the antiretroviral...
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Protein structure could pave way for effective drugs to treat cystic fibrosis
Biochemists at the University of Zurich have used cryo-electron microscopy to determine the detailed architecture of the chloride channel TMEM16A. This protein is a promising...
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The Way Over-The-Counter Drugs Are Regulated Is A Mess - And Congress Is Ready To Step In
By Erin Mershon WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration has, for years, limited the amount of acetaminophen in any
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'Human chronobiome' study informs timing of drug delivery, precision medicine approaches
A pilot study collected physiological information from six healthy young male volunteers as they went about their normal daily lives. Thousands of indicators were measured with...
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Skipping biologics just four times per month puts IBD patients at risk for flare
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease receiving subcutaneous anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy are at a significantly increased risk for disease flare if they miss their...
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Drug to treat retinal diseases with drops instead of injections
A new compound has been developed to treat diseases of the retina, such as age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, with the ability to be administered by...
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Protein structure could unlock new treatments for cystic fibrosis
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Drug May Help Surgical Patients Stop Opioids Sooner
When patients received a non-opioid medication called gabapentin before and after surgery, the need for continued opioid painkillers was reduced by 24 percent, said researchers...
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Acetaminophen-induced liver injury, failure more common in women
Acetaminophen-induced acute liver injury and failure are more common in women than men, according to recently published data. Women also have greater critical care needs and...
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Canberra Now: Don Burke 'adores' Barnaby Joyce despite apparent spat; Sewage testing shows drug use rife in capital
Plus, a Canberra couple pleads for help after being injured during a home invasion in an apparent case of mistaken identity.
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Daily Deal: One of The Best Electric Beard Trimmers Is 43% Off
Image by Braun It lets you easily pick whatever hair length you want A beard can totally change your look. On top of that, well-maintained facial hair will make any guy look...
Salma Hayek: ‘Harvey Weinstein Is My Monster Too'
Hayek adds her voice to the “me too” movement by telling her Weinstein story In a recent essay for the New York Times , Salma Hayek adds her name to the ever-growing list of...
Anti-smoking posters may make teens want to smoke more
Behavioral scientists at RAND Corporation who conducted the study said they believe it could be a defensive reaction from teens who don't want to be told what to do.
Labeling matters: New study shows "snack foods" contribute to overeating
Food labels might not seem like a big deal, but more often than not, their messages and keywords shape your eating habits. Professor Jane Ogden and researchers from the...
ADHD medication could cause birth defects
Children exposed to ADHD drugs like Ritalin in the first trimester are more likely to have heart deformities, according to a new study by the Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Mum of baby born with heart outside body on This Morning
Speaking on This Morning from Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, Naomi Findlay told how she was desperate to cradle daughter Vanellope Hope for the first time.
New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence
FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play key role in metastasis.
The top wellness trends for 2018, revealed by Pinterest
In anticipation of the New Year, Pinterest have put together a list of the top wellness trends for 2018 - and there's plenty to enjoy.
Centralized Chronic Disease Management Improves Patient Outcomes
Population health management programs that have centralized support can improve outcomes for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular disease or hypertension.
Natural Cell Death - Risk for Diabetes and Heart Diseases
High plasma levels of circulating markers of apoptotic cell death are associated with increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease.