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March 7, 2019

National Cancer Institute Seeks Volunteers For New Drug Clinical Trials

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) needs to increase the increase the number of volunteers to test promising new cancer drugs. Only through clinical trials can new […]
March 6, 2019

FDA Approves Esketamine For Major Depression, Fastest Acting Drug

Esketamine has been approved this week by the The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat major depression. Esketamine is the first major depression treatment to […]

 

 

February 28, 2019
caregiving

Caregiving For A Spouse With Dementia, Can You Put It Into Words?

Caregiving for a loved one who suffers from dementia is exceedingly difficult. Certainly when it is a very close loved one, such as your parent or […]
February 14, 2019

What Is Step Therapy And How Does It Actually Work?

Step therapy is part of the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan. This means that Medicare will cover a particular drug only if your doctor shows that you medically need […]
February 12, 2019
new pill

New Pill Can Now Deliver Insulin, No More Injections?

A new pill can now deliver insulin to Type-2 diabetes sufferers, straight into their stomach wall, a recent study reports. Will injections soon be a thing […]
February 7, 2019
hibercell

HIberCell Targets Forming Dormant Cancer Cells Before They Wake Up

Hibercell, a new biotech company, is focusing on killing off new but dormant cancer cells before they wake up and cause trouble.   Several of the […]