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September 19, 2019

Rimegepant Relieves Acute Migraine Pain and Most Bothersome Symptom in Two Hours

By Annette M. Boyle, /alert Contributor
The investigational agent rimegepant relieved migraine pain in 20% of patients and alleviated the most bothersome symptom for more than one-third of participants within two hours, researchers reported...
Rimegepant Relieves Acute Migraine Pain and Most Bothersome Symptom in Two Hours
September 18, 2019

Novel Late-Line Gastric Cancer Therapies May Extend Survival

By Michael Vlessides, /alert Contributor
Although survival for patients with unresectable advanced or recurrent gastric cancer remains poor, the advent of several novel later-line therapeutic options may extend survival and improve outcomes...
Novel Late-Line Gastric Cancer Therapies May Extend Survival
September 6, 2019

Needs-Based Asthma Intervention Improves Medication Adherence, QoL in Older Adults

By Andrew John, /alert Contributor
An intervention tailored to patients’ individual needs improved control outcomes and self-management behavior in older patients with asthma...
Needs-Based Asthma Intervention Improves Medication Adherence, QoL in Older Adults
August 12, 2019

New Injectable Cardiac Monitor Receives FDA Clearance

By Dave Quaile, /alert Contributor
The FDA has granted clearance to the BIOMONITOR III injectable cardiac monitor, according to a press release from the manufacturer...
New Injectable Cardiac Monitor Receives FDA Clearance
August 5, 2019

HER3-Targeting Antibody Shrinks Tumors in EGFR-Mutated, TKI-Resistant NSCLC

By Jeff Craven /alert Contributor
The anti-HER3 antibody drug conjugate U3-1402 appeared to decrease tumor size among patients with epidermal growth factor receptor mutated non-small cell lung cancer...
HER3-Targeting Antibody Shrinks Tumors in EGFR-Mutated, TKI-Resistant NSCLC
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Anemia in early pregnancy linked with risk for neurodevelopmental disorders

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - Children born to mothers with iron-deficiency anemia early in pregnancy may be at higher risk for neurodevelopmental disorders, a new study suggests. In an analysis Read More »

Too few pregnant women get exercise advice from doctors, study finds

By Vishwadha Chander (Reuters Health) - Only one in two pregnant women in an Australian survey said their healthcare practitioner had advised them about exercising, and more than half of these women Read More »

Sleep-disordered breathing tied to multiple causes in young children

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Both early- and late-onset sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) are associated with various conditions that cause pharyngeal dysfunction in young children, a Read More »

Dual-energy CT may help detect gout patients at risk for heart disease

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Dual energy computed tomography (DECT) can differentiate cardiovascular monosodium urate (MSU) deposits from calcium deposits in patients with gout, Read More »

Obesity, drinking and unhealthy diet add to gout risk

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Behavior changes could potentially reduce a large part of the risk for developing gout, a U.S. study suggests. Based on data from more than 14,000 people, Read More »

Hot springs can harbor fatal parasite

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) - People who swim in hot spring water should do their best to avoid getting water up their nose because it could transmit a deadly parasite, a U.S. case report Read More »

Walmart to stop sales of e-cigarettes in U.S. stores -company memo

By Nandita Bose WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Walmart Inc told staff on Friday it was discontinuing the sale of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its U.S. stores. In an internal memo Read More »

Sheep help researchers study DNA-based antibody administration

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Studies in sheep are assisting clinical translation of DNA-based administration of monoclonal antibodies (mAbs), according to researchers in Belgium. " Read More »

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