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Alzheimer's drug trial shown to slow cognitive decline in long fight against dementia

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
A trial of an experimental Alzheimer's drug has been hailed as a "new era" in the beleaguered fight to find a cure for dementia....
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FDA considering shift toward individual risk-based assessments for blood donors

Dec 01, 2022 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration is considering shifting its blood donation policy away from blanket assessments toward questionnaires that focus more on individual risk, it said...
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Drug and alcohol deaths increasing among US adults 65 and older, CDC data shows

Nov 30, 2022 , CNN Health
Deaths related to drug misuse and alcohol abuse appear to be on the rise among older adults in the United States, similar to the recent increases seen among younger adults, according to two new reports from the US Centers for Disease Control and...
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Can AI Drive More Diversity in Drug Development?

Nov 30, 2022 , WebMD
A first in a series examining the impact and potential of artificial intelligence in health...
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Drug overdose deaths among seniors have more than tripled in two decades

Nov 30, 2022 , CNBC Health
"We've got a public health problem coming at our door, these trends have been increasing for a long time now," said Alexis Kuerbis, an substance abuse...
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12 exciting generic introductions that recently hit the market

Nov 30, 2022 , Drug Store News - Retail
Generic drug companies are unleashing new products at a rapid pace....
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Experimental drug appears to slow progression of Alzheimer's disease in clinical trial but raises safety concerns

Nov 30, 2022 , CNN Health
The experimental drug lecanemab shows "potential" as an Alzheimer's disease treatment, according to new Phase 3 trial results, but the findings raise some safety concerns because of its association with certain serious adverse...
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Gateway Genomics makes DNA-based prenatal, pediatric information accessible

Nov 30, 2022 , Drug Store News - Retail
Drug Store News caught up with Sarah Cacia, director of retail business development at Gateway Genomics, to get the scoop and to find out what’s next for the...
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The TikTok Trend That Triggered a Diabetes Drug Shortage

Nov 30, 2022 , WebMD
Ozempic, a weekly injection that helps boost insulin sensitivity in people with type 2 diabetes, also suppresses appetite, which leads to weight loss. Stories of celebrities using the drug off-label to lose a few pounds have led to an explosion of...
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The N Protein, A New Target For Anti-Covid Drugs

Nov 30, 2022 , Forbes
FDA-approved drug inhibits SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid phosphorylation and viral...
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Claims That RSV Surge Due To Covid-19 Vaccines Take Clinical Trial Data Out Of Context

Nov 27, 2022 , Forbes
Here are what passages from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) documents say about RSV and the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 mRNA...
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FDA warns against consuming certain raw oysters distributed to 13 states after reported illnesses

Nov 25, 2022 , CNN Health
The Food and Drug Administration is advising people in 13 states not to eat certain raw oysters from South Korea after at least one person in Las Vegas got sick with a virus that can cause diarrhea and...
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FDA approves $3.5 million treatment for hemophilia, now the most expensive drug in the world

Nov 24, 2022 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Hemgenix, a new drug to treat hemophilia. Manufacturer CSL Behring set the price at $3.5 million per treatment, making it the most expensive drug in the...
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World's heaviest flying bird uses plants to self-medicate

Nov 24, 2022 , CNN Health
Taking drugs if you're feeling under the weather is old news for humans, but new research shows that the world's heaviest bird capable of flight could be the latest animal to use plants as a form of...
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How to Talk to Your Doctor About Drug Costs

Nov 23, 2022 , WebMD
Talking to your doctor about drug costs could help you save on prescriptions. Learn what your doctor can do when you can't afford your...
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Could This Computer Help You Beat Cancer?

Nov 23, 2022 , WebMD
Perhaps overshadowed by the widespread emergence of AI and virtual medicine, quantum computing is quietly poised to transform – down to the last atom – how we attack big problems like cancer and drug...
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Shop Around to Save on Drug Prices

Nov 23, 2022 , WebMD
Should you shop around for prescription drugs? Learn ways to compare drug prices to find more affordable...
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NIH DREAM Study Finds Viagra and Cialis Do Not Reduce Risk of Alzheimer's and Related Dementias

Nov 22, 2022 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Results from the National Institutes of Health’s Drug Repurposing for Effective Alzheimer’s Medicines (DREAM) study show that sildenafil (Viagra) and tadalafil (Cialis) may not be suitable candidates for treating dementia. These findings are contrary to similar, previously reported research from ano......
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Green Day Produce recalls enoki mushroom packages due to possible health risk

Nov 20, 2022 , CNN Health
Green Day Produce is recalling its enoki mushroom packages sold between September and October because they could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes -- the bacteria that causes Listeria infections, according to a statement on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
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DSN assembles all-star lineup of retailers for 2022 Industry Issues Summit

Nov 19, 2022 , Drug Store News - Retail
Drug Store News has lined up a who’s who in retail pharmacy for its upcoming Industry Issues Summit that will be held in New York City on Nov. 30....
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