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October 6, 2019

Researchers Develop PrEP Microarray Patch for Women

By Jeff Craven /alert Contributor
Researchers have developed a microarray patch that may give young women and girls in resource-limited areas a discreet option for receiving pre-exposure prophylaxis and contraceptives...
Researchers Develop PrEP Microarray Patch for Women
October 3, 2019

About Half of Psoriatic Arthritis Patients Have Extended Remission After TNFi Therapy

By Brenda L. Mooney, /alert Contributor
Is it possible that initiating tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in the early stages of psoriatic arthritis could potentially modulate disease and allow clinicians to discontinue the TNF inhibitor after achieving remission?
About Half of Psoriatic Arthritis Patients Have Extended Remission After TNFi Therapy
September 30, 2019

Sublingual Immunotherapy Plus Pharmacotherapy Improves Asthma, Pulmonary Symptoms

By Jeff Craven /alert Contributor
The addition of standardized quality house dust mite sublingual immunotherapy to pharmacotherapy appears to be more effective than pharmacotherapy alone in treating patients with allergic asthma...
Sublingual Immunotherapy Plus Pharmacotherapy Improves Asthma, Pulmonary Symptoms
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
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Eli Lilly's migraine treatment wins U.S. FDA approval

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it had approved Eli Lilly and Co's migraine drug, Reyvow. The drug has been approved to treat acute migraine with or Read More »

Depression, anxiety may cause patients to leave cardiac rehab

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - Anxiety and depression are common among participants in cardiac rehab programs, and that poor mental health may cause them to drop out, a new study finds. One in Read More »

U.S. regulators allow genetically modified cotton as human food source

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Friday gave the green light for genetically modified cotton to be used for human consumption, paving the way for a protein-packed new food Read More »

International donors 'stand with' LGBT+ Ugandans over 'Kill the Gays' bill

By Nita Bhalla NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Major donors of aid to Uganda including the United States and the European Union said on Friday they were closely examining a plan by the east Read More »

Ohio ban on Down syndrome abortion blocked by U.S. appeals court

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - A divided federal appeals court on Friday said Ohio cannot enforce a 2017 law banning abortions when medical tests show that a fetus has Down syndrome. Upholding a Read More »

Vitamins, omega-3 supplements may improve autism symptoms

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Children with autism who take supplements of vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids may have fewer symptoms than kids who don't, a meta-analysis suggests. Researchers Read More »

Caregivers usually OK with teens answering sensitive health-screening questions

By Anne Harding NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Most caregivers are comfortable allowing adolescents to independently complete electronic screening tools that address sensitive topics like sex and Read More »

'Executive physicals' at top-ranked hospitals may lack recommended screenings

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Executive physicals may lure corporate clients and wealthy individuals with the promise of personalized attention and comprehensive preventive care, but a new study Read More »

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