January 22, 2018 A new study found that women who took a specially prepared blend of minerals and nutrients for a month saw their 3-mile run times drop by almost a minute. The women who took the supplement also saw improvements in distance covered in 25 minutes on a stationary bike and a third test […]Continue Reading ...
January 19, 2018 Researchers at the Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia have resolved one of the great unknowns in bone self-repair: how the cells responsible for forming new bone tissue are called into action. Their work reveals the role of an electromechanical phenomenon at the nanoscale, flexoelectricity, as a possible mechanism for stimulating the […]Continue Reading ...
Treatment for Pain Trevena Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of New Drug Application for Olinvo (oliceridine) Injection January 2, 2018 — Trevena, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRVN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Company’s New Drug Application (NDA) for Olinvo (oliceridine) Injection. The Company expects that the PDUFA date for the […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Cherwell Laboratories, specialist suppliers of products for environmental monitoring and process validation, has published an eBook titled, “The Pharmaceutical and Cleanroom Industry’s Pocket Guide to Prepared Culture Media”. Available to download from Cherwell’s website, the new guide is intended for anyone involved in using and/or buying microbiological media. It aims to provide […]Continue Reading ...
WASHINGTON — The Department of Health and Human Services released its long-anticipated draft guidance Friday on Trusted Exchange Framework, a.k.a. interoperability. On the face of it, interoperability is a simple concept: a handshake to assure trusted, secure exchange of health information among different systems — but in practice, achieving it has been a long haul […]Continue Reading ...
Micrograph showing a lymph node invaded by ductal breast carcinoma, with extension of the tumour beyond the lymph node. Credit: Nephron/Wikipedia The most commonly used gene expression profile test used to help predict breast cancer recurrence may not be as cost-effective as once thought, say a team of researchers led by Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer […]Continue Reading ...
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 17, 2018 — The small changes you’ve made have added up to big weight loss results. Now, take a few minutes to write down and review all the positive steps you’ve made in the past and pick a few new ones to adopt during the year. In one column, list all the healthy […]Continue Reading ...
The European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) and the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) will present the draft of new classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) during a session at the 2017 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting this week in San Diego, California, at the San Diego Convention Center. The EULAR/ACR Classification Criteria Update for SLE session […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Epilepsy is associated with thickness and volume differences in the grey matter of several brain regions, according to new research led by UCL and the Keck School of Medicine of USC. The largest-ever neuroimaging study of people with epilepsy, published today in Brain, shows that epilepsy involves more widespread physical differences than […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Studies indicate that knee pain is the most common bone problem in India While India has witnessed an increase in life expectancy thanks to advances in medical science and technology, what is also increasing is the number of people leading sedentary lifestyles and eating food that is unhealthy. All this has contributed […]Continue Reading ...
Avion Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Balcoltra (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets and ferrous bisglycinate tablets) Oral Contraceptive ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Avion Pharmaceuticals, LLC, the makers of the Prenate® line of prescription prenatal vitamins, received approval of its new drug application (NDA) for the oral contraceptive Balcoltra (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets […]Continue Reading ...
A recent study conducted by researchers at UC San Francisco and UC Berkeley’s Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health (CERCH) found that worry about deportations was associated with multiple cardiovascular health risk factors in Latinas from California’s Salinas Valley, an area with a large immigrant community. The study was published in the journal, Annals […]Continue Reading ...
In April, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released an updated recommendation supporting individualized decision-making for PSA-based prostate cancer screening among men ages 55 to 69, and MedPage Today surveyed prominent physicians for their thoughts about it. Click here to see what they told us then. In this follow-up, we examine how attitudes among […]Continue Reading ...
January 19, 2018 Researchers from the Epigenetics and Cancer Biology Program of the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), led by Dr. Àlex Vaquero, have proposed a new regulation mechanism of the NF-κB pathway, which is associated with accelerated cellular aging, based on the analysis of the function of the SirT6 protein. The results of their […]Continue Reading ...
News Release Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Diet helps people prevent and treat high blood pressure, lower blood cholesterol. For the eighth consecutive year, U.S. News and World Report ranked the National Institutes of Health-developed DASH Diet “best overall” diet among nearly 40 it reviewed. The announcement came just as new research suggests that combining DASH, or […]Continue Reading ...
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