November 6, 2018

Novartis Claims $4 Million Is Reasonable Price For Single Treatment With New Gene Therapy

NEWS Drug company Novartis claims that $4 million is a reasonable price for a single treatment with its new gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy. COMMENT […]
November 5, 2018

Ninety Percent Of The World’s Children Are Breathing Toxic Air

NEWS A report from the World Health Organization has found that air pollution is having a devastating impact on billions of children worldwide. COMMENT Air pollution […]
November 4, 2018

ACE Inhibitor Blood Pressure Drugs Increase Risk Of Lung Cancer

NEWS New research shows that so-called ‘ACE inhibitor’ drugs, prescribed for high blood pressure, significantly increase the risk of developing lung cancer.  COMMENT ACE inhibitor drugs […]
November 3, 2018

Micronutrients For Mental Health: Researchers Hopeful Clinical Trials Will Revolutionize Treatment

NEWS Researchers in New Zealand are conducting two first-of-their-kind randomized controlled trials to assess the usefulness of micronutrients in treating anxiety and depression. COMMENT Led by […]
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