The Facts About Integrative, Complementary or Alternative Medicine - Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories
The Facts About Integrative, Complementary or Alternative Medicine Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories
Learn how integrative, complementary or alternative medicine (ICAM) can benefit pancreatic cancer patients and what questions to ask your healthcare team.
Why Food Could Be the Best Medicine of All TIME
When Tom Shicowich's toe started feeling numb in 2010, he brushed it off as a temporary ache. At the time, he didn't have health insurance, so he put off going ...
Scientists call for rules on evaluating predictive artificial intelligence in medicine Axios
Some scientists are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to establish standards for advanced algorithms that are developing at a "staggering" pace ...
Members Move Medicine: Enhancing social support for patients American Medical Association
As a teenager, AMA member Neelum T. Aggarwal, MD, cared for her mother after brain surgery, but wished there had been more education about the ...
Avera Health employee killed while driving nuclear medicine truck Newscenter1.tv
A 35-year-old woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash near Sioux Falls early Thursday morning. The woman, whose name has not been released, was an ...
Money in Medicine Marisa Peryer & Matt Kristoffersen Yale Daily News
In 2017, Yale School of Medicine Dean Robert Alpern was the senior author of a study published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.
Health Data of 974,000 UW Medicine Patients Exposed for 3 Weeks HealthITSecurity.com
The University of Washington Medicine is notifying about 974000 patients that some of their patient information was left exposed on the internet for three weeks ...
Florida mayor shoots at deputies before arrest for practicing medicine without a license KTRK-TV
Authorities say a Florida mayor fired two shots at sheriff's deputies who raided his home to arrest him on allegations of practicing medicine without a license.
Back from Break with a Division Showdown ‚Äď OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC vs. UTA | Oklahoma City Thunder - OKCThunder.com
Back from Break with a Division Showdown ‚Äď OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC vs. UTA | Oklahoma City Thunder OKCThunder.com
Broadcast Information Tip-off: 8:30 p.m. CT Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network.
Hear Melissa Etheridge‚Äôs New Ode to ‚ÄėPlant Medicine,‚Äô Cannabis Rolling Stone
Melissa Etheridge offers a proud declaration of resilience and self-care on ‚ÄúFaded by Design,‚ÄĚ the first single from her upcoming LP, The Medicine Show.
Global Regenerative Medicine Market Analysis & Forecast 2019-2023 - Focus on Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, BioBanking & CAR-T Industries - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Global Regenerative Medicine Market Analysis & Forecast 2019-2023 - Focus on Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, BioBanking & CAR-T Industries - ResearchAndMarkets.com Business Wire
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Regenerative Medicine Market Analysis & Forecast to 2023; Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, BioBanking & CAR-T ...
UNLV‚Äôs School of Medicine will start search for new dean Las Vegas Review-Journal
UNLV's School of Medicine will begin a national search this summer for a new dean after founding dean Barbara Atkinson announced Thursday that she intends ...
Drug users in Dublin consuming entire trays of prescription tablets TheJournal.ie
THE USE OF prescription medication is on the rise among drug users in Dublin's north inner city as tablets move from the medicine cabinet to the streets. ‚ÄúIn the ...
College of Medicine Dean and Penn State Health CEO Craig Hillemeier to retire Penn State News
Dr. Craig Hillemeier, dean of Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State's senior vice president for health affairs and chief executive officer of Penn State ...
Brexit could disrupt medicine supplies for six months - minister pharmaphorum
A no-deal Brexit could disrupt medicines supplies to the UK for at least six months because of delays at the channel, a minister has warned.
Pet Docs: Veterinary medicine has come a long way over 30 years of practice - Charleston Post Courier
Pet Docs: Veterinary medicine has come a long way over 30 years of practice Charleston Post Courier
After 28 years of practicing medicine you would think there is little new to learn, but I always come away with at least one new pearl of wisdom. This event.
Making Sense of Medicine: Keeping cancer under control The Daily News of Newburyport
Did you know that your body consists of many trillions of cells? In fact, you are nothing but your cells: skin cells, bone cells, lung cells, brain cells and much.
At last, a Brexit dividend ‚Äď shame it‚Äôs for the pedlars of fake medicine The Guardian
Criminals now make more money from these counterfeits than they do from illegal drugs, says Elizabeth Pisani, a visiting senior research fellow at King's ...
Pet Peeves: Advanced imaging available in animal medicine WZZM13.com
If you've ever gone to the hospital for an MRI or a CT scan, you know how important the technology is, but now the technology is being applied to our four-legged ...
St. Lucia to host natural-medicine humanitarian clinics in March St. Lucia News Online
February 21, 2019. Share This On: Share6 ¬∑ Tweet ¬∑ Pin ¬∑ +1 ¬∑ Share. 6 Shares. The delegation will be headed by World Organization of Natural Medicine ...
IS brides' utopian fantasy has ended in de facto imprisonment Sky News
It was quickly clear to me that time spent in a special camp reserved for the family members of Islamic State is a form of punishment ‚Äď and their sentence has ...
Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine to Waive Tuition Through 2024 Fortune
Kaiser Permanente will open a new medical school in 2020 that, at least initially, could save prospective doctors boatloads of cash. The health care company ...
Orthopaedic surgeon receives prestigious award, $10 million grant | News Center - Stanford Medical Center Report
Orthopaedic surgeon receives prestigious award, $10 million grant | News Center Stanford Medical Center Report
Constance Chu will receive the Kappa Delta Award from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; she has also been awarded a $10 million grant to ...
O'Shea medicine can eventually heal ailing Azzurri, insists Venter Independent.ie
He's the doctor who is always on call. The cure often involves a "pill" but Dr Brendan Venter has always believed - in life, as in sport - that to begin any treatment, ...
North Wildwood police add prescription medicine drop box Press of Atlantic City
NORTH WILDWOOD ‚ÄĒ The city has joined the New Jersey attorney general's Project Medicine Drop initiative and has installed a Project Medicine Drop Box at ...
Baby, then work: An effort to help resident-parents in emergency medicine Scope
Spurred by former resident June Gordon, Stanford Emergency Medicine offers a new policy for residents who are pregnant or returning to work following birth.
Russian medicine arrives in Venezuela as Maduro blocks US aid Hurriyet Daily News
As tensions in Venezuela mount ahead of a Feb. 23 showdown over humanitarian aid, Russian state news agencies said on Feb. 20 that a Russian shipment of ...
School of Medicine must be transparent about raised admission thresholds Daily Bruin
Applying to medical school is the apex of any pre-medical student's journey. But for some students, it's possible their efforts may not even be considered.
NI paper review: 'No UVF order' to murder; 'voluntary' medicine charges BBC News
Threats against a murder victim's family and voluntary prescription charges make the headlines in Northern Ireland's newspapers on Friday. First, though, the ...
Personalized Medicines Account for 42% of All Drug Approvals in 2018 - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Personalized Medicines Account for 42% of All Drug Approvals in 2018 AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
More than one-third of the therapies the FDA approved in the last 2 years includes information on the label identifying patients would benefit the most or ...
Medscape Family Medicine Physician Lifestyle, Happiness & Burnout Report 2019 Medscape
Burnout is an ongoing part of many physicians' lives, and for some it can even lead to suicide. This part of Medscape's Lifestyle Report looks at how often family ...
The Case Against Cough Medicine The New York Times
Evidence is sorely lacking for the value of any over-the-counter remedy to treat most coughs.
Denver-Area Dispensary Chain Medicine Man Opens New Location in Longmont Westword
Another Denver-based dispensary chain has stretched its arms farther across Colorado: Medicine Man will open its fourth dispensary in Longmont today, ...
Workshop on food as medicine to be held in Newport Newport News Times
Frances O'Halloran, an herbalist and teacher, will present a workshop called ‚ÄúFood as Medicine: Crafting Fire Cider,‚ÄĚ which is a tasty and time-honored, ...
2019 Health Care Heroes winner: Avondale Internal Medicine Cincinnati Business Courier
Avondale Internal Medicine, part of the Mercy Health system, is led by Dr. Keith Melvin, Dr. Kent Robinson and practice manager Nikki Bean.
Man convicted of practicing medicine without a license in Harbor Gateway boy‚Äôs death - The Daily Breeze
Man convicted of practicing medicine without a license in Harbor Gateway boy‚Äôs death The Daily Breeze
LOS ANGELES ‚ÄĒ A herbalist was convicted Wednesday of practicing medicine without a license in connection with the death of a 13-year-old diabetic boy from ...
Foundational research conducted in the Carver College of Medicine Iowa Now
A new gallery of biomedical research images is on display on the ground floor of the Carver Biomedical Research Building. The images, each measuring 5 feet ...
When Will The Editas Medicine Slide End? Seeking Alpha
EDIT has slid since the announcement of its CEO resignation in mid-January, continuing a downward trend since last summer. EDIT has promising works in its ...
Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine to Open Summer 2020 NBC Southern California
The Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine announced today that it has received preliminary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education ...
TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD: Lufkin doctor's 'unrestricted' practice of medicine threatens public welfare - CBS19.tv KYTX
TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD: Lufkin doctor's 'unrestricted' practice of medicine threatens public welfare CBS19.tv KYTX
LUFKIN, Texas ‚ÄĒ The Texas Medical Board has restricted the license of an East Texas doctor saying his unrestricted practice of medicine poses a continuing ...
A Love of Medicine: Retired Midland physician shares story Midland Daily News
Dr. Charles Sanislow speaks of his decades long career in medicine with love. He recently retired as medical director of the Vascular Lab at MidMichigan ...
Plasma shortage cuts woman's medicine in half, she says WCTV
The American Red Cross said it has had an emergency shortage of donations since late December. In January, there were 14000 fewer donations than usual.
No medicines, records or equipment: Haiti hospital struggles during protests CNN
Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN) The languid whack of a ceiling fan stirs the heat around the Intensive Care Unit. It's the only sound on the ward. Because there is ...
CBD Oil as a Medicine ‚Äď The Healing Properties of Cannabidiol Times Square Chronicles
Over the last couple of years, most people have turned to cannabidiol in a bid to treat various symptoms and infections. It has become one of the most popular ...
Zenit fans' fiery 'welcome' gives Fenerbahce a taste of their own medicine ESPN.co.uk
Zenit St Petersburg were granted a fearsome, fiery welcome before the clash with Fenerbahce as droves of fans created some truly spectacular scenes.
WVU Medicine Camden Clark offers scholarships for nursing and healthcare students WTAP-TV
WVU Medicine Camden Clark is offering a total of $10500 in scholarships for Mid-Ohio Valley college students enrolled in nursing or healthcare-related ...
NYU to open tuition-free medical school on LI Newsday
New York University plans to open an accelerated, tuition-free medical school in Mineola in July with a focus on training primary care physicians, university ...
Pros and cons of concierge medicine: Why experts say it‚Äôs not for everyone WMC
Concierge medicine gives patients with chronic conditions unfettered access to their doctors, but experts say it's not for everyone.
What to do about that annoying cough? The case against cough medicine Daily Nation
Coughs become especially troublesome when they linger for weeks on end.
Performance Artists Benefit From Sports Medicine Inside Science News Service
(Inside Science) -- Musicians and other performing artists aren't usually considered athletes. But both groups use their bodies to accomplish something that most ...
Dr. Dick Kuo named chair of emergency medicine Baylor College of Medicine News
Dr. Dick Kuo, professor of emergency medicine, has been named chair of the Henry J.N. Taub Department of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of ...
Carbon County eyes closing Medicine Bow, Elk Mountain schools Gillette News Record
RAWLINS (WNE) ‚ÄĒ Low attendance has plagued rural schools since the earliest European settlers permeated the region. As such, Carbon County School ...
NHS Announces Workforce Plan For Genomics, AI And Digital Medicine Forbes
The Topol Review has been announced, detailing how the UK National Health *Service's* clinical workforce will deliver healthcare's digital future with ...
The Sangoma's Dilemma: Practising Traditional Medicin... Daily Maverick
The wellness industry is booming with herbal medicines popping up in health stores and pharmacies all around the world; is this an economy that South Africa's ...
Yellow Medicine Fair Board says no carnival this year Granite Falls Advocate Tribune
The Yellow Medicine County Fair Association made the difficult decision to go without a carnival for this year's fair.The two carnivals previously being discussed ...
Medicine Ball Caravan: February 21, 2019 KRVS
Thursday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org ) radiates with the newest releases from Stephen ...
Chinese govt gives over K2m worth of medicine to POMGH POST-COURIER
THE Port Moresby General Hospital received the second donation of medicine and medical equipment by the Chinese government worth more than K2 million ...
Laughter is good medicine | Letters Jamaica Gleaner
THE EDITOR, Sir: When last have you had a good laugh? Or how long has it been since you have listened to some cracking jokes? It's been said that 'laughter ...
Train Like an Athlete and Strengthen Your Core With This Powerful, Full-Body Exercise - POPSUGAR Health and Fitness Australia
Train Like an Athlete and Strengthen Your Core With This Powerful, Full-Body Exercise POPSUGAR Health and Fitness Australia
In my opinion, two things all great athletic training programs focus on are core strength and power. Don't get me wrong: there's much more that goes into.
Travel - The birthplace of modern medicine BBC News
Padua, Italy, was at the forefront of a shift to scientific consciousness that allowed the real picture of human anatomy to emerge for the very first time.
He hunted for gold-standard research on AI in medicine ‚ÄĒ and didn't find much STAT
Eric Topol of the Scripps Research Institute talks about the potential of artificial intelligence in medicine ‚ÄĒ and how much hype is out there.
Life-saving medicine from...the Big Bad Wolf - IJN Intermountain Jewish News
One Mr. Robert-Willem van Norren of Amsterdam braves all kinds of weather, not to mention his own disability, to demonstrate against Israel.
Gilbert doughnut shop cited for using empty medicine bottle to cut dough AZCentral
Seven restaurants in Gilbert, Phoenix, Chandler, Scottsdale and Glendale on this week's restaurant inspections list. Also see some of the top scorers.
A Better Pill‚ÄĒInternal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine - Scientific American
A Better Pill‚ÄĒInternal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...
LDH: Kitchen stored spice in medicine bottle Monroe News Star
One inspector saw a live roach in the kitchen. And one place had nutmeg stored in an old medicine bottle.
Sports Medicine Society Updates Concussion Guidelines Medical Bag
HealthDay News ‚ÄĒ The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) has released an updated position statement on concussion in sports.
School of Medicine reduces student debt by 50% over two years Yale News
The School of Medicine announced that it is reducing the unit loan ‚ÄĒ the amount that medical students who receive need-based scholarships are expected to ...
Widespread Panic Announces 20th-Anniversary Vinyl Release Of ''Til The Medicine Takes' For Record Store Day - Live for Live Music
Widespread Panic Announces 20th-Anniversary Vinyl Release Of ''Til The Medicine Takes' For Record Store Day Live for Live Music
Widespread Panic will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their sixth studio album with a special-edition vinyl release for Record Store DAy.
Stanford expands biobank services | News Center | Stanford Stanford Medical Center Report
The Stanford Biobank is launching a state-of-the-art biospecimen management system and setting up economical, off-site sample storage options.
Blackface is just a symptom of American medicine‚Äôs racist past Washington Post
The study of medicine is rife with racist assumptions and experiments that still shape health outcomes today.
Is There An Opportunity With Beijing Tong Ren Tang Chinese Medicine Company Limited‚Äôs (HKG:3613) 20.88% Undervaluation? - Simply Wall St
Is There An Opportunity With Beijing Tong Ren Tang Chinese Medicine Company Limited‚Äôs (HKG:3613) 20.88% Undervaluation? Simply Wall St
Want to participate in a short research study? Help shape the future of investing tools and receive a $20 prize! In this article I am going to calculate the intrinsic ...
Complementary medicine use remains hidden from conventional medicine providers Science Daily
Research reveals that 1 in 3 complementary medicine (CM) users do not disclose their CM use to their medical providers, posing significant direct and indirect ...
Is New Age Alternative Medicine Becoming More Scientific? American Council on Science and Health
I've written in the past about anecdotal and case reports from ‚Äúalternative or complementary‚ÄĚ medicine arguing that these reports do not rise to what we would ...
School of Medicine expands mission of McDonnell Genome Institute - Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
School of Medicine expands mission of McDonnell Genome Institute Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
The McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is entering a new era of genomic medicine, expanding its capacities ...
Five solutions offered for achieving gender equality in medicine and science Science Daily
In a new review, researchers identify five myths that continue to perpetuate gender bias and offer five strategies for improving not only the number of women in ...
Laughter may be best medicine -- for brain surgery: Effects of electrical stimulation of cingulum bundle - Science Daily
Laughter may be best medicine -- for brain surgery: Effects of electrical stimulation of cingulum bundle Science Daily
Neuroscientists have discovered a focal pathway in the brain that when electrically stimulated causes immediate laughter, followed by a sense of calm and ...
Polk woman arrested again for practicing medicine without license WFLA
On Valentine's Day, deputies with the Polk County Sheriff's Office took 39-year-old Jesusadelaida "Jesse" Lopez back into custody after receiving information ...
Lancet studies present a troubling diagnosis for women in medicine - Bizwomen - The Business Journals
Lancet studies present a troubling diagnosis for women in medicine - Bizwomen The Business Journals
Both in patient care and in management, women in medicine aren't well recognized or well represented.
Welcome to the war zone: Cape Town trauma doctors adopt battlefield medicine TimesLIVE
Violence is getting so intense in the Western Cape that trauma specialists are increasingly using "war-zone" medical strategies in their efforts to save lives.
Civil War surgery simulation reveals medicine's role on battlefield Kenosha News
About a dozen people gathered in a half circle around the surgical table set up on the carpeted floor of the Kenosha Civil War Museum during Sunday's snowy ...
Richard Smith: The most devastating critique of medicine since Medical Nemesis by Ivan Illich in 1975 - The BMJ - The BMJ
Richard Smith: The most devastating critique of medicine since Medical Nemesis by Ivan Illich in 1975 - The BMJ The BMJ
Seamus O'Mahony, a gastroenterologist from Cork, has written the most devastating critique of modern medicine since Ivan Illich in Medical Nemesis in 1975.
FDA warns of common blood pressure medicine shortage due to recalls CNN
The US Food and Drug Administration is warning of a shortage of a class of drugs used by millions to treat high blood pressure. The drugs known as ARBs, ...
Regenerative medicine growing strong in Northeast Ohio, elsewhere Crain's Cleveland Business
Record investment, new partnerships and strong M&A activity have created a surge of momentum in the industry. What's the impact for biotech firms here?
Meet the Cast of Bravo's New Show 'Married to Medicine: Los Angeles' The Cheat Sheet
Married to Medicine is coming to Los Angeles. Bravo is getting ready to roll out a West Coast version of its popular Atlanta-set show. Similar to the original, ...
Pharmacist uses snowmobile to deliver medicine for snowed-in customers CNN
With temperatures in the danger zone and snow blocking driveways, a Michigan pharmacist got creative in delivering prescriptions to her customers.
Which Is The Best Path To Medicine: MD Vs. DO Forbes
The majority of physicians in America are MDs (Doctor of Medicine), but a growing number of medical students are choosing to go the route of DO (Doctor of ...
You and your poo: Why fecal medicine could be the next big buzz CBC.ca
This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every ...
Doctors, nurses in Everett use street medicine to stop spread of infectious disease KIRO Seattle
EVERETT, Wash. - You've seen them through the car window as you drive by and on the sidewalk, where you pick up your pace to avoid them. But Dennis Kelly ...
Patients get preview of new Excela family medicine office in Mt. Pleasant Tribune-Review
Excela Health's 'medical mall' approach to providing ambulatory care will see its newest expression Monday when patients begin arriving for appointments at ...
Mushrooms as Medicine? Psychedelics May Be Next Breakthrough Treatment Healthline
From treating depression to helping manage alcohol addiction, researchers say legal medical ‚Äúmagic mushrooms‚ÄĚ have many potential benefits.
Opioids could be lurking in your child‚Äôs cough medicine, Health Canada warns Global News
There are three prescription opioid drugs authorized for sale to treat cough and cold symptoms in Canada available for adults and children.
'They have no medicine or food': Venezuela's healthcare crisis Al Jazeera English
A hospital in Venezuela has said 14 children have died this week following an outbreak of amoebiasis, a form of dysentery transmitted by contaminated food or ...
Blackface photo reopens long history of bigotry in medicine The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) ‚ÄĒ The racist photo on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's yearbook page wasn't the only thing that disgusted Monifa Bandele. She was especially ...
Companies dealing with climate change, precision medicine could produce next multibaggers - Moneycontrol.com
Companies dealing with climate change, precision medicine could produce next multibaggers Moneycontrol.com
Future multibaggers are going to come from those companies who solve climate change, or precision medicine to cure cancer. Water purification and anything ...
Noida Robbers Get a Taste of Their Own Medicine After Falling From Bike With Stolen Cash News18
Noida: Robbers looting an estimated Rs 40 lakh from an ATM on Tuesday ran out of luck as they fell down from their motorcycle while trying to flee but the drama ...
Why Is Medicine So Expensive? | by Daniel J. Kevles The New York Review of Books
Martin Shkreli, the former head of Turing Pharmaceuticals, outside the federal courthouse in Brooklyn after he was found guilty of fraud, August 2017.
Most writers suffer from a lack of discipline. The urge to procrastinate is strong as writing is agonizing work because it is done alone without support from colleagues, acquaintances, and friends unlike other occupations that take place in an office, a store, a factory, or some other location where people are present.
Marketing Authorisation - Medicinal Products
Marketing Authorisation: Medicinal Products The case of R (on the application of Merck Sharp and Dohme Ltd) v Licensing Authority , concerned the application for marketing authorisation for a generic product which was based on Product C (see below).The claimant had marketing authorisations for three medicinal products used in the treatment of osteoporosis and three generic companies sought marketing authorisation for Product C.
A Look At Acid Reflux Treatment
Heartburn is a by-product of digestion, specifically affecting the esophagus and the stomach. The esophagus is a tube that delivers food into the stomach, and it has a valve that opens and closes to allow food in and to keep it down during digestion.
Chinese Medicine, over 2000 years old, is an ancient form of medicine. Consisting of acupuncture, moxibustion (moxibustion - using material made up of "moxa-wool," in a form of a cone or stick; moxibustion is used to treat and prevent disease by applying heat to pints or certain locations of the human body), herbal medicine, acupressure, cupping, therapeutic exercise and nutrition, traditional Chinese medicine is notated by its principle of internal balance and harmony, or "chi," (life force) regulation through energy channels.
Top Ten Things You Should Know About Contact Lenses
1. Soft lenses are perceived by most patients and practitioners alike to be more immediately comfortable while adequately correcting vision.
Rheumatoid Arthritis : the time bomb
The beginning is very much hard to spot as we migh just wake up in the morning and feel that the fingers on our hand do not function as they should. A little of bit of movement and everything is fine.
Celebrex Side Effects Lawsuit Lawyer
The Food and Drug administration urges people to stop taking Celebrex, but even so the drug has remained on the market. Recent studies have found that Celebrex causes heart attacks and strokes at higher doses.
Prescription Drugs from International Pharmacies Save Elderly Money
As pointed out by *Jack Shapiro, an internationally-known healthcare marketing consultant "For the first nine months of this year, the U.S.
Online Pharmacies and the FDA
The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) is responsible for overseeing the testing, manufacturing, and distribution of prescription drugs in the United States.Drug companies in the United States operate in a free market and can charge whatever they want for their medications.
Give Me Accutane or Give Me Death: The Politics of Prescriptions
Any teenager will tell you that acne can drive you crazy, but is it dismal enough to drive you to kill yourself? Since its market debut in 1982, enraged parents and lawyers have implicated Accutane in the hospitalizations and suicide deaths of over 200 teenagers in the US.Accutane (isotretinoin) is one of Hoffman-LaRoche's most popular and controversial pharmaceuticals.
Quitting Smoking: Planning To Succeed With Zyban!
Step One: The Big DecisionOne of the most frustrating things about deciding to quit smoking can be people's reactions: "Well, it's about time!" or "It was a filthy habit, why didn't you quit sooner?" But as anyone who has been using nicotine knows, it's one of the hardest decisions, and one of the most difficult tasks, many people face. For many of us, smoking isn't just a physical addiction: we may associate smoking with our first cup of coffee in Paris or favorite college bar.
Drug Them and Send Them Out
It was around 1986, when my son Lewis was diagnosed of having ADHD. I like using the term "accused" of having ADHD.
Medical Billing Software Takes the Stage
Medical Billing SoftwareThe practice is running smoothly, with patients coming in and out with smiles on their faces because of the great service your practice is providing. At the end of the day, you review the office secretary's billing records and realize you are behind, again.
195,000 Die Annually From Hospital Mistakes
It just seemed too absurd to be true, but there it was in the August 2, 2004 edition of Newsweek I picked up the other day: "According to HealthGrades, the health-care-rating organization that conducted the study, needless deaths averaged 195,000 a year in 2000, 2001, and 2002. 'That's the equivalent of 390 jumbo jets full of people dying each year,' says Dr.
Which Drug Addiction Treatment is the Best?
The answer is simple: there is no such thing as the best drug addiction treatment. Depending on the kind of the addiction, your age and social situation different treatments may be chosen for your benefit.
Bextra Recall: Lawyer Says Help Is On The Way
By now, you have probably heard of the prescription drug Bextra. You may not know, however, why that a recall is in order.
Comfortable, Affordable Lab Coats for the Health Care Professional
When a health care professional uses lab coats it conveys several different messages. First, lab coats give an appearance of professionalism.
The Importance Of Using Electric Wheelchairs To Improve Mobility
No person likes to feel housebound and dependent on others. While people who have been injured or suffering from a debilitating disease may not have full functionality of their motor skills, it is still possible for them to be semi-independent and mobile.
Viagra Users - Overcome NAION Fear
NAION is the latest side effect linked to Viagra and other ED drugs. It is a condition which results from a painless swelling of the optic nerve that causes rapid reduction in vision.
Five Secrets of High Blood Pressure Treatment
Thirty percent of human population has a high blood pressure and everyone has a 90% risk to acquire it during the rest of the life. As a result, half of all human deaths are due to the major complications of high blood pressure, mainly stroke and heart attack.
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