Six weeks of low-dose prednisolone improved pain, function in hand OA
A 6-week course of low-dose prednisolone was associated with significant improvement in hand osteoarthritis symptoms compared with placebo, according to results of a trial...
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Prostate Cancer Researchers Find Molecular “Switch” to Prolong Survival
Wilmot Cancer Institute scientists believe they have figured out why a commonly used drug to treat late-stage prostate cancer stops working after four or five months and...
4 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Center - 2 articles
Alzheimer's Drug May Help Treat Opioid Addiction
Preliminary data suggest cholinesterase inhibitors may have a therapeutic role in opioid use disorder. Medscape Medical News
5 days ago - Medscape
Enzalutamide improves OS for metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer
CHICAGO - Enzalutamide used in combination with standard therapy significantly improved OS compared with other nonsteroidal antiandrogen drugs for men with metastatic...
6 days ago - Healio
Ultrasound method restores dopaminergic pathway in brain at Parkinson's early stages
Researchers have developed a technique that could open up new ways to facilitate targeted drug delivery into the brain, enabling drugs to treat brain diseases more focally...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Father-of-three diagnosed with Alzheimer's at 56 joins new clinical trial testing an ultrasound cap
David Shorr, 56, of Bexley, Ohio, is taking part in a new clinical trial testing an ultrasound cap to open the blood-brain barrier and, hopefully, directly deliver drugs to the...
10 days ago - Daily Mail
Can blood pressure drugs help reduce dementia risk?
A large study analyzing the medical data of thousands of people suggests that dementia incidence is lower among those who take blood pressure medication.
11 days ago - Medical News Today - 4 articles
Patients not receiving needed treatments a 'crisis in osteoporosis'
DESTIN, Fla. - Although there are many medications that can reduce the risk for, and the burden of, osteoporotic fractures, most of those drugs are not being used, and the...
11 days ago - Healio
Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer didn't reveal research showing arthritis drug could treat Alzheimer's
Pharmaceutical company Pfizer, based in New York, made a surprising finding about its arthritis drug in 2015 but didn't tell anyone because it 'thought the science wasn't...
11 days ago - Daily Mail
Alzheimer's Drug to Help Overcome Opioid Addiction
Galantamine medication used to treat Alzheimer's disease could also be an effective therapy for patients addicted to opioids: New study
11 days ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
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Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to...
A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found taking the hypertension medication Nilvadipine for six months boosts blood flow to the part of the brain that controls...
Gut Microbes Eat Our Medication: Study
How microbes consume levodopa, the primary treatment for Parkinson's disease has been revealed.
Role of Genetics in Determining Age of Menopause and Overall Longevity Revealed
Genetics plays a strong role in determining the age of menopause and overall longevity, says study.
Allum Bokhari: Facebook aiding tide of ‘political segregation' for goods and...
Breitbart News senior tech reporter Allum Bokhari, who recently uncovered Facebook's process of labeling its users “hate agents,” elaborated on his exclusive report and how he...
Mouse study finds enzyme that prolongs life
New research in mice finds that an enzyme found in the blood of young rodents can extend life and promote healthy aging in older mice.
Cancer patients share survivorship story, celebrate strength and self-care
To survive in his struggle against an aggressive form of prostate cancer, Bin McLaurin didn't only have to overcome the disease attacking his body. He said he also had to toss...