FDA approves opioid painkiller 1,000 times stronger than morphin

News outlets have decried the approval and emphasized sufentanil's effects as "500 times more powerful than morphine;" however, Pamela Palmer, MD, PhD, chief medical officer of AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, which developed the drug, explained in an inter... More..

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Pea Protein Market forecast to 2022 scrutinized in new research
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Pea Protein Market forecast to 2022 scrutinized in new research

Why read market research reports by Marketresearchpro? This year's report includes the research turnover and growth data of number of major effective countries like United States, Europe , China, Japan, ...More..

Government nails Prophet Magaya
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Government nails Prophet Magaya

The court heard Magaya attempted to destroy some of the exhibits by flashing them in the office toilets and burning the containers which were however covered half burnt. "I have been praying for it, and I have ...More..

Indiana Records First Flu-Related Death Of Season
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Indiana Records First Flu-Related Death Of Season

One thing experts do know is that getting the flu shot is the best way to prevent infection, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges people to get vaccinated before the virus starts spreading...More..

Advisory for people considering short-term health insurance plans
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Advisory for people considering short-term health insurance plans

Gavin Southwell, the CEO of AgileHealthInsurance.com 's parent company, HIIQ , commented, "For consumers in need of health insurance , the elimination of the tax penalty and broadening of the maximum duratio...More..

Breakthrough in medicine: the paralyzed patient began to walk again
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Breakthrough in medicine: the paralyzed patient began to walk again

The implants use targeted electrical stimulation to specific parts of the leg, recreating the way the brain interacts with the body. For example, last month the Mayo Clinic reported on the case of a 29-year-o...More..

A flu vaccine could save your life
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

A flu vaccine could save your life

Williams-Rodriguez said. There are at least 17 pharmacies and health centers in Plattsburgh alone where residents can get vaccinated. The standard flu shot provides protection against H3N2, another A strain...More..

Dogs Can Be Trained To Detect Malaria In People
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Dogs Can Be Trained To Detect Malaria In People

You could screen healthy-looking people who may be carrying the malaria parasite to prevent them from reintroducing the disease to an otherwise "clean" country. Steven Lindsay, a public health entomologist fr...More..

Death toll of 'Devil's nurse' could climb as high as 300
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Death toll of 'Devil's nurse' could climb as high as 300

Earlier this year, he was charged with another 97 murders .In previous hearings, the 41-year-old former nurse said that he was on cloud nine when he successfully brought back a patient to life and was shattered...More..

Breast cancer treatment: No chemotherapy for early detection
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Breast cancer treatment: No chemotherapy for early detection

The data showed that a total of 3200 mammography; 1593 Ultrasounds; 67 Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology's (FNAC) and 243 Biopsies were done in the federal Breast Cancer Screening Center hitherto. Cancer surviv...More..

9th child dies from adenovirus outbreak at New Jersey facility
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

9th child dies from adenovirus outbreak at New Jersey facility

The teams will assess infection prevention practices and deploy beginning in November, according to Health Commissioner Dr. Shereef Elnahal. Adenovirus usually poses little risk for healthy people and typ...More..

United Kingdom to Slap New Tax on Technology Giants
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

United Kingdom to Slap New Tax on Technology Giants

Yesterday's budget did indeed contain measures created to increase the tax bills of the transatlantic tech giants, with the chancellor outlining a plan to make as much as £400m a year from the introduction of ...More..

Breast cancer survivors celebrate bravery badges
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Breast cancer survivors celebrate bravery badges

It wasn't until a year later that her father was diagnosed. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 252,710 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer in 2018. Shonda Davis, the mistress of c...More..

EU lists air pollution hotspots as UN warns on child health
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

EU lists air pollution hotspots as UN warns on child health

According to WHO, in low-and middle-income countries around the world , 98% of all children under five are exposed to PM2.5 levels above WHO air quality guidelines, whilst in comparison, in high-income countri...More..

Drug take-back day set for Saturday
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Drug take-back day set for Saturday

The stores are located in Niagara Falls, Amherst, Orchard Park, Buffalo (5), Depew, Olean, Jamestown, Tonawanda, Arcade, Batavia, Dunkirk, Baldwinsville, Syracuse, Greece, Dansville and Bath, N.Y. "This biannua...More..

Trump says proposal will lower US drug prices
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Trump says proposal will lower US drug prices

Pharmaceutical manufacturers charge 1.8 times more in the United States than in other countries for drugs that fall under Medicare Part B, which are also used to treat conditions such as multiple sclerosis...More..

FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Flu Drug
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Flu Drug

The approval is for people who are 12 or older. The flu typically kills about 12,000 to 56,000 Americans annually. Japan's Shionogi & Co Ltd and Swiss drugmaker Roche won U.S. Similar to Tamiflu, it needs to ...More..

Kevin Love out for Cavs vs. Pacers with foot soreness
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Kevin Love out for Cavs vs. Pacers with foot soreness

The Pistons overwhelmed visitors Cleveland on the boards, 48-30, to overcome 20 turnovers. The Cleveland Cavaliers are bad without LeBron James - like, 0-wins bad - but that's not such a awful thing if ...More..

Flu Vaccine Clinic at Arkansas Union on October 31, November 2
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Flu Vaccine Clinic at Arkansas Union on October 31, November 2

The man's death marks the first statewide, according to a tweet from the state Department of Health. The county health department says the season typically peaks in January and February but can rev up as earl...More..

Rare polio-like disease is spreading — CDC
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Rare polio-like disease is spreading — CDC

Right now, we know that there are four cases being investigated in Alabama. The collection of information on suspected cases is relatively new, and states are not required to send the information to the Center...More..