September 19, 2018

How Overmedication Is Injuring And Killing The Elderly

NEWS New research shows that elderly people taking multiple high-risk drugs for sleeping, pain or incontinence are twice as likely as others to fall and break […]
September 12, 2018

Prominent Cancer Researcher Fails To Disclose Multimillion Dollar Financial Ties To Pharma

NEWS A prominent breast cancer doctor failed to disclose millions of dollars in payments from drug and health care companies in recent years, omitting his financial […]
September 12, 2018

Common Painkiller Linked To Increased Risk Of Major Heart Problems

NEWS A study published in the British Medical Journal has found that the commonly used painkiller diclofenac, a so-called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), is associated with […]
September 12, 2018

National Health Service In England To Offer Leukemia Treatment Costing $361,750 Per Patient

NEWS Health authorities in England have agreed to make a leukemia treatment with a colossal price tag of $361,750 per patient available for children. COMMENT Predictably […]
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