Medications

Alzheimer’s disease can be transmitted

An international group of scientists from the UK, USA and Japan have got experimental evidence that the infected by Alzheimer’s is likely – in particular, it can be the consequence of medical procedures. About the study scientists with the findings, told the journal Nature. The idea that Alzheimer’s might be contagious, is not new. In […]

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Menlo Therapeutics’ Successful Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Serlopitant Demonstrates Reduction of Pruritus Associated with Psoriasis

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Menlo Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: MNLO), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of serlopitant for the treatment of pruritus (itch), today announced positive top-line results from MTI-109 (PSORIXA), a 204-patient Phase 2 clinical trial of serlopitant for the treatment of pruritus associated with psoriasis.  The […]

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Man paralyzed after flu shot

Resident, Shane Morgan after he made flu shots felt a sharp deterioration in his condition, was paralyzed, spent a few days in a coma and then several weeks recovering in the hospital. Experts note that such a complication is extremely rare, occurs with a frequency of only 1-2 cases per million doses of flu vaccine. […]

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The memory tests to help identify Alzheimer’s

The usual tests cognitive tests help to identify whether arising from a person’s episodes of forgetfulness to be a harbinger of Alzheimer’s disease. To the conclusion that this came as a result of a joint study, scientists from the Helsinki and California universities. Problems with memory can be quite a normal age-related phenomenon. But sometimes […]

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The development of autism associated with leptin

A new study from researchers at Johns Hopkins University in Boston ended with the verdict of the scientists about the existence of a link between increased levels of the fat hormone leptin and the development of autism. Researchers surveyed 800 children. 53 of them were diagnosed with autism. After analyzing the results of physical examinations, […]

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Opened a new disease – combined immunodeficiency

Scientists from McGill University (Canada) discovered a new genetic immune disease is occurred during the examination of the patient, who suffered from a number of infections. The disease called combined immunodeficit, there are only two people in the world. On this finding of canadian researchers reported in the journal JournalofExperimental Medicine.It was found that for […]

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Mortality in the Urals was assessed as prohibitive

Minister of healthcare Veronika Skvortsova praised as a prohibitive mortality in some areas of the Middle Urals. About it Skvortsova said during a meeting with the Minister of health of the Sverdlovsk region Andrei Tsvetkov at the meeting of the Ministry with the offices of the Ministry in the regions. The word “transcendent” from the […]

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Providing supervised medical-grade heroin to heavy users can reduce harms

Providing supervised access to medical-grade heroin to people whose use continues after trying multiple traditional treatments has been successful in other countries, and should be piloted and studied in the United States, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Evidence from other nations suggests that prescribing heroin to be injected under medical observation—with optional take-home […]

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Sun-sensitive due to the drugs

Some medications make the skin extremely sensitive gegenüabout sun light. So köpatients sch&uuml can;support Shade: The sun is better only in the evening genießen Three hours of blazing sun. At noon. In August. Without protection, red, burning skin in addition to Hitzebl&auml is dark;rule almost certainly. Some drugs köcan a ähn­reaction cause. "Like a very, […]

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Pharmacist help for rare diseases

Fümany people with a rare disease and there is no finished product. With the patient-matched formulations, pharmacists make the supply safe Hand: let the capsules individually with a medicine f&uuml materials;cases It is a single is by no means destiny. A rare disease, around four million people suffer in Germany. It meets every Twentieth. "However, […]