August 9, 2018

Lessons From Fatal Viagra Pregnancy Study: Safe Natural Alternatives Should Take Priority In Clinical Trials

By Dr. Aleksandra Niedzwiecki Many people were understandably shocked by the recent news about 11 babies who died following a clinical trial in the Netherlands in […]
August 9, 2018

Air Pollution Linked To Heart Failure

NEWS A new study shows a link between levels of exposure to fine particulate matter and the heart chamber enlargement seen in the early stages of […]
August 8, 2018

Taking Multiple Pharma Drugs Can Increase Likelihood Of Depression

NEWS In a finding that is anything but surprising, a new study has shown that simultaneously taking multiple prescription drugs that have depression as a potential […]
August 1, 2018

Harmful Side Effects Of Opioid Painkillers Are Tripled In Dementia Patients

NEWS Two new studies highlight a significant increase in harmful side effects related to the use of commonly prescribed opioid painkillers in people with dementia. COMMENT […]
August 1, 2018

ADHD Diagnosis For Adults ‘Can Take Seven Years’

NEWS Some adults wait more than seven years to be diagnosed with ADHD because of huge waiting lists, a charity has said. COMMENT Attention Deficit Hyperactivity […]
August 1, 2018

Cancer Victims Kept In The Dark About Their Treatment

NEWS A survey of cancer sufferers asking about their care has revealed “concerning issues” about the information they are given. Just under half of patients reported […]
August 1, 2018

Global AIDS Epidemic Could Be Facing A Resurgence

NEWS Twenty-six years since they last met in Amsterdam, participants at the 2018 International AIDS Conference were back in the city for what was being billed […]
August 1, 2018

Use Of Statin Drugs Again Linked To Muscle Disorders

NEWS New research has found a link between statin drug use and the development of a rare disorder of the muscles known as idiopathic inflammatory myositis.  […]