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Weekly pharmacy visits boost drug adherence and quality of life in heart failure patients

2 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   3 articles

Elderly patients with heart failure who see a pharmacist once a week are more likely to take their tablets and be active in daily life, according to new results.
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Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay Oklahoma $85 Million Over Claims Company Helped Create Addiction Crisis

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. agreed to pay $85 million to settle an Oklahoma lawsuit claiming that illegal marketing of its opioid painkillers contributed to a public...
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Anxiety patients are choosing cannabis over prescription meds

Anxiety patients are choosing cannabis over prescription meds

4 hours ago   |   Natural News

There's some good news on the health front. According to new research out of Canada, people with anxiety are getting tired of taking benzodiazepines and other side...
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Weekly pharmacy visits improve drug adherence and quality of life in elderly patients with heart failure

4 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

Elderly patients with heart failure who see a pharmacist once a week are more likely to take their tablets and be active in daily life, according to late breaking results from...
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Starving the fungus could help fight drug-resistant fungal infections

5 hours ago   |   News Medical

How do you fight a fungal infection that is becoming increasingly resistant to medicine? By starving it, found a team of University at Buffalo and Temple University researchers.
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Most Expensive Drug in the World Approved

12 hours ago   |   MedPage Today

Therapy replaces defective gene in children with spinal muscular atrophy
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Men's health: Huge mark-ups for hair on their heads and a bulge in their pants

22 hours ago   |   National Post

Startups selling sexual-wellness drugs and treatments for baldness have upended the way medicine is sold over the internet, but their customers are paying heavily marked-up prices.
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Muscular dystrophy toddlers are given hope with new wonder drug Spinraza

Muscular dystrophy toddlers are given hope with new wonder drug Spinraza

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Last week, NHS England announced that the drug, Spinraza, would be available to treat the genetic disease that affects an estimated 1,300 British children and adults.
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Deactivating specific protein with drugs reverses inflammation, scarring of liver in NASH patients

1 day ago   |   News Medical

A team of researchers led by Duke-NUS Medical School and National Heart Centre Singapore found that deactivating a specific protein - interleukin 11 - with drugs called...
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Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

1 day ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

Drug adherence is decreased among children with type 1 diabetes during school holidays and on weekends, finds a new study.
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Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Women who are undergoing fertility treatment should see their doctor/physician urgently if they have heart failure symptoms, says study. Read more ...

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual reality technology may help identify early stages of Alzheimer's disease accurately than the standard cognitive tests which are currently in use, finds a new study. Read more ...

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Drug adherence is decreased among children with type 1 diabetes during school holidays and on weekends, finds a new study. Read more ...

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

One benefit of exercise is that it lowers the risk of type 2 diabetes. One way it does this is by helping with weight control and by reducing the risk of obesity, a major risk... Read more ...

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

What is your favorite time to work out? Do you rise, shine, and lace up your exercise shoes or do you save your workouts for the end of the day? Both approaches have benefits... Read more ...

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

Could your biceps use more definition? Have you stopped seeing changes despite working your biceps regularly? To get your “guns” more defined, you need to hypertrophy the... Read more ...

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Hopefully, you do a structured workout most days of the week. If not, what are you waiting for? Exercise is the best free medicine, and you don't have to join a gym to get the... Read more ...

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Exercise not only burns calories; It affects the release of hormones, chemical messengers that directly influence many important functions in the body. Some of these hormones... Read more ...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the Risk?

Did you know colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death? You might think colon cancer is an issue primarily later in life, but rates of new colon malignancy are... Read more ...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save themselves from being exposed and destroyed

Just four days ago, President Trump ordered the declassification of “bucket five” documents which will show how Obama's FBI and DOJ actively conspired to commit treason against... Read more ...