Retinal diseases could be treated by ophthalmic drops instead of intraocular injections
The Spanish firm Sylentis has developed a compound to treat diseases of the retina, such as age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, which will be...
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First Humalog Copycat Approved by FDA
Sanofi-Aventis' Admelog approved for both diabetes types, and for use via injection or insulin pump. FDA Approvals
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WSU scientists create injectable dye to track progression of diseases
Washington State University scientists have created an injectable dye that illuminates molecules with near infrared light, making it easier to see what is going on deep inside...
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FDA accepts supplemental biologics license application for 12-week dosing of Eylea
The FDA has accepted a supplemental biologics license application from Regeneron for a 12-week dosing interval of Eylea for patients with wet age-related macular degeneration...
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Life-changing injection will 'add months' breast cancer
The life-changing treatment, taken as an injection every three weeks, offers a last chance for women with triple negative breast cancer who have exhausted other options.
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 4 articles
Painful knee OA continues to present treatment challenges
For the past 20 years, several viscosupplementation or hyaluronic acid injection products with differing molecular weight, sources, concentrations and volumes have been...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
What noninvasive or minimally invasive procedures, excluding injections, are effective in patients with low-grade knee OA?
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Infection risk after hip arthroscopy affected by timing of intra-articular hip injection
Patients who received a preoperative intra-articular hip injection within 3 months of hip arthroscopy experienced an increased risk of infection, according to results. Brain C...
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Revance Botulinum Toxin Achieves Six-Month Duration in Phase 3 Trials
Revance Therapeutics' DaxibotulinumtoxinA for Injection achieved six-month duration in two pivotal SAKURA Phase 3 clinical studies for the treatment of glabellar lines. RT002...
4 days ago - Surgical Aesthetics Magazine - 2 articles
Botox, Dysport, Xeomin not interchangeable
Botox , Dysport and Xeomin do not have equivalent strain reduction, according to a study of glabellar line treatments. The results, researchers conclude, confirm...
4 days ago - Modern Medicine
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New study finds smokeless tobacco causes mouth cancer, with more than half...
One thing you can rely on about tobacco: It's bound to give you cancer if you put it in your body. Most of you may think that statement only applies to smoking tobacco...
Health boost for wine: Researchers have developed a device to filter out the...
While sulfites are used to preserve wine and food products, they can cause an allergy-like reaction in people who are sensitive to the compounds. Now, a group of researchers...
Eating mushrooms every day fights chronic disease: Button mushrooms are high...
Eating small portions of mushrooms every day can make a big impact on your health. A recent study has found that mushrooms, particularly button mushrooms, contain important...
Antidepressant Use in First Trimester Not Linked to ADHD or Autism
Antidepressants are used by 12.7 % of the U.S. population over 12. Since many women taking antidepressants are of childbearing age, pregnancy may prompt a discussion on whether...
Pokémon GO could help people who struggle socially
Researchers from the University of British Columbia found augmented reality encourages gamers to interact with others, boosting the game's success chances.
Asthma Medication With Oral Immunotherapy can Help Children Fight Food Allergies
Administering antibody medication along with tiny amounts of food that a person is allergic to, desensitizes them faster to the different food allergens.
Physical Activity can Improve Lymphoma Patient's Chances of Survival
Lymphoma patient's chances of survival can be improved by good physical activity and thereby physicians have to counsel patients to increase their physical patients.
Innovative Photothermal Techniques can Cause Direct Damage to Tumors
Nanorods made of bismuth sulfide can now help destroy tumors by heat. This method could be an effective new treatment option for treating cancer
Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease
The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.
Protein Crucial for Development of Immune Cells That are Key to Fighting Cancer
Protein, Runx3, programs T cells to amass in tissues where they protect against infection and tumor growth, opening the door to potential new cancer therapies.