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Blog Archive » Ahmed Rashid: Should junior doctors accept pharma support for clinical research training?
Junior clinical researchers know that there’s really only one way for them to comprehensively get on the academic ladder and prove their credibility. …Research
Hundreds gathered Friday to remember Kyle McConkey, the 18-year-old from Tsawwassen, who died last week after battling a rare form of leukemia.
South …Pacific Northwest
When: October 17th, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.) Doors open at 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $20 per person (Includes beer, soda and snacks) You may bring your own …Charities
A life-saving bone marrow donor has been found for a seven-year-old boy with a rare condition.
Time was running out for little Alfie Pennington after …Bone Marrow
I have Fanconi Anemia! Study us. We hold the key to unlock cancers!@itvthismorning @wonderwomanshel @Lord_Sugar pic.twitter.com/4DlzOevuPG
Note: This is satire, or something like it. Also, yes, I use sie/sier/sier's as my pronouns when I'm writing about myself in third person. Everything …Autism
Rare, genetic and undiagnosed conditions are often life-long and serious, affecting multiple systems of the body. Many of them are progressive, …United Kingdom
LAST year, I saw an ad recruiting physicians to a Phoenix-area hospital. It promoted state-of-the-art operating rooms, dazzling radiology equipment and a lovely suburban location. But only one line was printed in bold: “No E.M.R.”
In today’s digital era, a modern hospital deemed the absence of an …Medical Technology
By Cheryl Guttman Krader; Reviewed by Stanislao Rizzo, MD
Pisa, Italy—In ongoing follow-up now extending to 3 years, the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis …Assistive Technology
Armed with new clinical data, Novo Nordisk intends to resubmit its marketing applications for diabetes therapies Tresiba and Ryzodeg to the FDA, …Diabetes
Cited Comments by: Joseph Proietto, MB BS, PhD
Saxenda (liraglutide injection) is now approved for chronic weight management in addition to a …Obesity
Butchers and farm shops across the UK are being invited to get involved with ‘Bones for Bones’ – a scheme started by Cheerbrook Farm Shop in …United Kingdom
We #wearyellowforseth. Join us in our mission to find marrow matches for patients like Seth! #BeTheMatch pic.twitter.com/UVbsBfjcFC
Política Internacional - En el marco del recrudecimiento de la crisis ucraniana, la prensa europea informó, acerca de que una nueva iniciativa de los …
Heated disagreements about whether or not Americans all need to reduce their salt intake have reached the Wall Street Journal. Many public health …
Vendredi, 27 mars, 2015 - 10:00Grâce à une technique permettant de réactiver les battements du cœur après la mort clinique d’un patient, le nombre de …
I was really excited about this trial because it offered me another lifeline. It required only one weekly injection, versus the daily injections of …Clinical Trials
Two genes may merge and obtain altered properties. This is nothing new. Such gene fusions are, however, most commonly associated with cancer …Genetics
Carers, parents and the disabled could all bear the brunt of £12billion Tory welfare cuts according to leaked documents.
Department for Work and …Documents
ALBANY—Children in five states, including New York, who are on Medicaid are being prescribed antipsychotic drugs for too long at too young an age, a …Medicaid
Running is a way of life for the Schneider family, but not in the same way as it is for most runners. Twin brothers Alex and Jamie Schneider are …Developmental Disabilities
Posted by Kathleen Hoffman on Feb 25, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments
Below is a guest post by Melissa Adams VanHouten who suffers from gastroparesis. But …FDA
LDUK's Louise & Natasha do the #lymediseasechallenge @LymeChallenge @sundbunnz @WorldLymeDay @lymetruth #LymeDisease pic.twitter.com/XdMPjDScdX
Can you teach an old egg new tricks?
One fertility treatment company claims it can, by rejuvenating women's aging eggs. The company, called OvaScience, says its method aims to improve the health of an egg's mitochondria, which are the tiny powerhouses that give cells the energy to divide and …Pregnancy
Colorectal cancer is the third most common form of cancer globally and the second most common cause of cancer deaths. The chance of a cure is high if …
Glaucoma is among the main causes of irreversible loss of vision.
It’s a class of disorders which could result in damage of the optic nerve and can …Glaucoma
The Family Medical Leave Act in the U.S. mandates that employers (with more than 50 employees) provide 12 weeks of job-protected leave to employees at the time of birth of a child. However, the leave is unpaid. As a result, women who have a baby face a loss in income at precisely the same time they …Maternity Leave
New Leamington venue Bedford Street supported Leamington based charity The Pam Britton Trust for Dementia, at its successful launch on March 12.Dementia