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November 15, 2019

Common Chemical Exposure May Increase Risk for Triple Negative Breast Cancer

By Cassie Homer
Exposure to common chemicals  in the environment, including household detergents and industrial pollutants, may increase the risk of developing triple negative breast cancer...
Common Chemical Exposure May Increase Risk for Triple Negative Breast Cancer
November 13, 2019

Review Urges Wider Use of Cardioprotective Glucose-Lowering Medications in T2D

By Brenda L. Mooney, /alert Contributor
More awareness of cardioprotective glucose-lowering medications is needed to help prevent microvascular and macrovascular complications in patients with type 2 diabetes...
Review Urges Wider Use of Cardioprotective Glucose-Lowering Medications in T2D
November 11, 2019

FDA Approves Biosimilar Pegfilgrastim-mez for Febrile Neutropenia

By Cassie Homer
The FDA approved biosimilar pegfilgrastim-bmez (Ziextenzo, Sandoz) for the prevention of incidence of infection, as presented by febrile neutropenia among patients with non-myeloid malignancies ...
FDA Approves Biosimilar Pegfilgrastim-mez for Febrile Neutropenia
November 7, 2019

Paranasal Sinus Suction Offers Immediate Migraine Pain Relief

By Annette M. Boyle, /alert Contributor
Brief paranasal sinus suction quickly reduced the pain associated with migraine, according to a report in BMC Neurology...
Paranasal Sinus Suction Offers Immediate Migraine Pain Relief
November 5, 2019

FDA Approves Benralizumab as Self-Administered Injectable for Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Asthma

By Jeff Craven /alert Contributor
The FDA has approved benralizumab (Fasenra) as a self-administered, preloaded injectable medication for patients with moderate-to-severe eosinophilic asthma...
FDA Approves Benralizumab as Self-Administered Injectable for Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Asthma
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Smokers who switch to vaping rapidly boost heart health in trial

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - Chronic smokers who switched from tobacco cigarettes to e-cigarette vapes in a large randomized control trial saw a significant improvement in markers of heart Read More »

Despite safety guidelines, too many kids get hurt by lawnmowers

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Many children are injured by lawnmowers despite safety guidelines in place to prevent these accidents, and kids in rural communities are most at risk, a U.S. study Read More »

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - When insurance covers in vitro fertilization, more women struggling with infertility, especially those with limited financial resources, will use the method to Read More »

Trump says U.S. states will be able to buy prescription drugs abroad

By Reuters Staff WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Friday he would be giving U.S. states the right to buy prescription drugs from other countries, as part of a bid to boost Read More »

Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson payout in opioid case to $465 million

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - An Oklahoma judge on Friday said Johnson & Johnson needs to pay only $465 million of the $572 million he previously concluded it owed the state for fueling the opioid Read More »

Novartis sickle-cell drug gets U.S. FDA approval

By John Miller and Carl O'Donnell (Reuters) - Novartis on Friday won U.S. approval for its experimental sickle cell disease drug, making it the first of several proposed new therapies designed to Read More »

FDA clears Pentax's duodenoscope designed to reduce need for disinfection

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it had cleared medical equipment maker Pentax of America's duodenoscope, which is designed to be easier to disinfect Read More »

In states with restrictive abortion laws, women seek online options

By Vishwadha Chander (Reuters Health) - There's demand among U.S. women for an online service offering abortion medication, and it's driven mainly by restrictive abortion policies, but also by high Read More »

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Use our ClinicalTrials.gov feed to find trials in which your patients could enroll. In some cases, experimental drugs are a patient’s only hope. This section will regularly report on trials in the most common disease states, as they are getting underway.