May 16, 2018

Aspirin linked to higher risk of skin cancer

NEWS A new study has found that men who take daily aspirin tablets have nearly double the risk of melanoma, a type of skin cancer. COMMENT […]
May 8, 2018

Blood pressure drugs may increase risk of pancreatic cancer

NEWS A new study has found that some drugs prescribed for high blood pressure may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer in postmenopausal women. COMMENT The […]
May 7, 2018

Antidepressant drugs linked to dementia

NEWS A new study suggests that patients taking antidepressant drugs may be at high risk of developing dementia. COMMENT Stakeholders for the pharma industry invariably claim […]
April 26, 2018

Polypharmacy and cancer patients – the dangers of long-term multiple drug use

NEWS A new study shows patients who survive cancer are likely to be prescribed five or more different medications on a long-term basis, and that this […]