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Charity Commission revises approach to charities promoting complementary medicine  Third Sector

After a consultation, it says it will consider the range of sources available to demonstrate public benefit, not just medical evidence that a treatment is effective.


Veterinary Medicine Supply Problem: Isoflurane  GOV.UK

Information on reported supply problems with isoflurane-containing veterinary medicines in the UK.


Personalised medicine in Estonia: Breaking down healthcare silos  Open Access Government

Riina Sikkut, Minister of Health and Labour of the Republic of Estonia offer her thoughts on personalised medicine and how this is breaking down healthcare ...


Simone Biles reveals she's on anti-anxiety medicine after sharing story about Larry Nassar  Daily Mail

Biles, 21, was one of 150 women abused by the USA Gymnastics team doctor. The Olympic champion told her story in January and revealed she's had a lot of ...


West London NHS Genomic Medicine Centre delivers on landmark genomic project | Imperial News  Imperial College London

GENOMIC MILESTONE - Experts in a partnership led by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust have enrolled more than 3000 people for genome sequencing.


Tim Evans: respiratory medicine and intensive care physician who advised the Department of Health on clinical productivity  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5242 (Published 11 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5242. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Personalized evidence based medicine: predictive approaches to heterogeneous treatment effects  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4245 (Published 10 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4245. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


New medicine could give babies lifelong allergy prevention:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Scientists have developed a special medicine for pregnant women that could give their newborns lifel.


Orthopaedic Institute for Children to Provide Sports Medicine Services and Serve as Medical Director for Gameday Athletic Trainers  Global Banking And Finance Review

Orthopaedic Institute for Children announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Gameday Athletic Trainers whereby OIC will provide general sports ...


Precision medicine is a promise not yet fulfilled  Financial Times

Olivia Rossanese, in “ Flexibility in approving cancer drugs will foster innovation” (December 4), makes a spirited case for drug regulators and reimbursement ...


Health sector warned of 6-month medicine shortages in no-deal  Financial Times

The UK government has warned drug companies and the health *service* to prepare for up to six months of “significantly reduced access” at UK borders in the ...


Traditional Chinese medicine attracts Nepali health professionals - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KATHMANDU, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- Around 100 Nepali doctors, health professionals, researchers and students gathered in Kathmandu on Tuesday to learn ...


No-deal Brexit medicine shortages could last SIX MONTHS, Government warns  Mirror Online

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has written to health and care providers, telling them the original six-week plan will not be enough.


Global Personalized Medicine Market Expected to Reach USD 3466 Million By 2024: Zion Market Research  GlobeNewswire

According to the report, the global personalized medicine market was valued at approximately USD 1577 million in 2017 and is expected to generate revenue of ...


This 'Miracle' Chinese Medicine Promises To Banish Adult Acne For Good  Glamour UK

Female adult acne is on the rise, but this 'miracle' Chinese medicine promises to banish breakouts for good.


Japanese scientist Tasuku Honjo receives Nobel for physiology or medicine at ceremony in Stockholm, expresses hopes for wider use of cancer treatment  The Japan Times

Japanese scientist Tasuku Honjo received the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine at a ceremony Monday in Stockholm, for his discovery of a protein on imm.


Seven days in medicine: 28 November to 4 December 2018  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5126 (Published 06 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5126. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


New developments at Dynamis Homeopathic Medicine  Farming Life

Celebrating six years in business; pioneering research, development and communication is the recipe for success and Dynamis have listened to farmers' ...


Personalized medicine tool for inherited colorectal cancer syndrome  Science Daily

An international team of researchers has developed, calibrated, and validated a novel tool for identifying the genetic changes in Lynch syndrome genes that are ...


Pharmacists could overrule GP decisions during medicine shortages, DHSC says  Pulse

Pharmacists could be given the power to overrule GP prescriptions and supply patients with alternative drugs if there is a medicines shortage, the Government ...


Brexit news - live: Medicine charter flights and drug rationing may be enforced if UK leaves EU with no deal, government admits  The Independent

A no-deal Brexit could see charter planes used to fly in drugs to prop up the NHS and medicines given priority access through gridlocked ports, health secretary ...


A Bright Sight: New Atypical Plasma Source Improves Plasma Medicine  Advanced Science News

Plasma medicine is the emerging discipline dealing with the use of cold, atmospheric pressure plasmas as a tool to interact with living matter for therapeutic ...


Robotic Organoids Platform to Boost Personalized Medicine  Labiotech.eu

The Swiss biotech Sun Bioscience has launched a robotic platform designed to standardize the production of 3D cell models of organs called organoids, making ...


Additional actions needed to supplement medicine stockpiling: Hancock - Latest Pharmacy News | Business | Magazine  Pharmacy Business

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said in a Brexit update to health and care providers that additional actions may be needed to supplement the medicine ...


University of Iowa touting 'exercise is medicine'  The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Imagine if you could pop a pill that would lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other chronic illnesses while improving quality of ...


Man Steals More Than $2K Worth of Medicine From Eliot Avenue Walgreens: NYPD  Ridgewood Post

Dec. 11, 2018 By Laura Hanrahan Police are searching for a man who stole thousands of dollars worth of medicine from a Middle Village Walgreens. The.


434 students graduate from FNU's College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences  Fiji Times

A TOTAL of 434 students today graduated from the Fiji National University's (FNU) College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (CMNHS). FNU acting vice ...


Special Report: Nutrition as Medicine  WAVY-TV

At a recent conference, world-renowned doctors and researchers came together to present information and mounting evidence to indicate food can serve as a ...


NHS medicines optimisation milestone  PMLiVE

Introduction The NHS has already achieved savings of £210m through the use of biosimilar medicines, according to recent figures for 2018/19, and it plans to ...


Major gift endows new Katz School of Medicine chair  Temple University News

Cecelia Schmalbach invested with new chair at Temple University's Lewis Katz School of Medicine thanks to a generous gift from Eugene N. Myers, MED '60.


Precision Medicine Could Have a Major Impact on Healthcare Outcomes and Costs - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS  HBR.org Daily

The transformation of health care continues at a rapid pace, bringing opportunities and challenges for health care providers to deliver improved clinical ...


Medicine Ball Caravan: December 11, 2018  KRVS

Tuesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org ) gets the newest releases by Ace of Cups, ...


NHS advises 'Christmas medicine stockpile'  The Press, York

RESIDENTS in York and around the region have been urged to collect their prescription medicine well in advance of the Christmas and new year…


Employer mandate would not solve the financing dilemma for backers of socialized medicine  Washington Examiner

Proponents of socialized medicine who are pushing to extend Medicare to everybody have a real problem when it comes to figuring out a way to pay for its ...


UK medicines regulator launches 2018 campaign to encourage reporting of medicine side-effects  Epilepsy Action

This week, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is running a campaign to raise awareness of reporting medicine side-effects.


Lords ask Minister for clarity on access to medicine after Brexit  PharmaTimes

The House of Lords EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee has written to health secretary Matt Hancock asking for clarity on the government's contingency ...


Introduction to Bioelectronic Medicine  IDTechEx.com

Since the invention of the implantable pacemaker in the 1960s, doctors have been implanting devices that treat diseases and health conditions using electrical ...


The age of personalised medicine is coming  PharmaTimes

James Huang & Stephen Huang on the groundbreaking technologies that could change precision medicine in the near future - Magazine Article - PharmaTimes.


Apple Watch study could have benefits for preventive medicine  Financial Times

A global study conducted for a large insurance company with tech giant Apple has concluded that people are prepared to dramatically increase their exercise ...


Half of emergency medicine doctors feel short of sleep and burnt out at work  National Health Executive

Emergency medicine has stood out as the profession with the biggest percentage (46%) of trainees who report feeling short of sleep while at work, while ...


Spain plans to ban alternative medicine in health centres  The Guardian

Government aims to avoid 'harmful effects' caused by acupuncture and homeopathy.


Artificial intelligence and the future of medicine  Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Washington University researchers are working to develop artificial intelligence (AI) systems for health care, which have the potential to transform the diagnosis ...


Too many patients are being overprescribed medicine, Health Secretary says  Metro

Too many NHS patients are being prescribed medicines they do not need, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said. Almost half of 75-year-olds are taking at ...


Study finds that pediatric residents rarely perform neonatal intubation  2 Minute Medicine

1. Advance practitioners and neonatal fellows had the highest rates of neonatal tracheal intubation (TI) attempts in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and.


The Vaginal Jade Egg Has Hatched: And Tiny Medicine Crystals Were Born  Forbes

The Jade Vaginal Egg has been discontinued on the Goop company site. In its place are medicinal healing crystals. While they are not harmful, calling them ...


Kashmiri doctor presents paper at Int'l lifestyle medicine conference  Greater Kashmir

By 2020, the World Health Organization predicts that two-thirds of all disease worldwide will be the result of lifestyle choices. GKNN Srinagar | Posted : Dec 12 ...


Extremely premature baby celebrates first birthday thanks to modern medicine  WRAL.com

Thirty years ago, children born this early in a pregnancy would have likely faced a number of these problems, if they survived at all.


Esophageal diseases: New minimally invasive treatments  WVU Medicine

The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute's Center for Esophageal Disease is here to provide you with the most cutting-edge therapies in the state of West...


Food, clothes, medicine: the people of Yemen just want the same life as us  The Guardian

After spending years amid Yemen's devastation, I have seen conflict and hardship overtake millions of ordinary people.


#MeToo movement in medicine: 'Community of allies' required to end culture of sexual harassment  Healio

Hemonc Today | The statistics are staggering.Up to 50% of female medical students report experiencing sexual harassment from faculty or staff, according to a ...


Asylum seekers forced to choose between medicine and food, warns human rights watchdog  The Independent

Asylum seekers are having to choose between paying for medicine or buying food, the human rights watchdog has warned, prompting renewed calls for the ...


Ex-janitor posed as a DOCTOR and handed out medicine to a schizophrenia sufferer, claim police  Daily Mail

Ex-janitor Kyle Larsen, 32, posed as a Wisconsin physician, dishing out medication to his unsuspecting patients despite his lack of a medical license.


Re: Seven days in medicine: 28 November to 4 December 2018- Reported cases of FGM double in England  The BMJ

This week's BMJ carries news that reported cases of FGM in England more than doubled in a year citing findings from the Local Government Association.


December donations to Centre Volunteers in Medicine to be matched up to $50,000  WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

Anyone who donates to the Centre Volunteers and Medicine during December will have their donations matched.


Russian nuclear medicine deal signed to avoid 'political embarrassment'  TimesLIVE

The ousted chair of the Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (Necsa) has admitted to signing a Russian nuclear medicine deal against the orders of energy ...


Using Gold Nanoparticles to Rapidly Detect Cancer DNA | Medicine  Sci-News.com

Using as little as 1 picogram of purified DNA sample (think 2.5 trillion times lighter than a penny), scientists at the University of Brisbane have developed a ...


Breast Cancer Risk After Recent Childbirth  Annals of Internal Medicine

Parity is widely recognized as protective for breast cancer, but breast cancer risk may be increased shortly after childbirth. Whether this risk varies with ...


November: Farm medicine storage practices | News | University of Bristol  University of Bristol

Researchers at the University of Bristol, supported by the British Veterinary Association, the British Cattle Veterinary Association and the Responsible Use of ...


Seven days in medicine: 21-27 November 2018  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5007 (Published 29 November 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5007. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


BMC Mountain Medicine weekend 2019  British Mountaineering Council

Join top doctors for a weekend of UK and high altitude first aid in Hathersage next June. Now in its fourth year, the BMC Mountain Medicine weekend offers ...


St. Luke's selected as sports medicine provider for Montgomery County Community College athletics  The Intelligencer

As part of the agreement, the health system will provide the college with a full-time on-campus athletic trainer to oversee all seven varsity sports, team physician ...


What is the HIV medicine PrEP and what is its availability in the UK?  The Independent

As World Aids Day 2018 takes place, NHS England is facing pressure to begin offering the groundbreaking HIV medicine Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP).


Cancer, genomics and personalised medicine: Modelling oncology's future[:de]Cancer, genomics and personalised medicine: Modelling the future of oncology  pharmaphorum

The prevalence of cancer is currently predicted to be higher than ever. Current statistics show 1 in 2 people in the UK and 1 in 2 men/1 in 3 women in the US will ...


Sidra Medicine to host third annual CUOG conference from Friday  The Peninsula Qatar

Sidra Medicine's Women's Clinical Management Group will host its third annual event, this year focusing on obstetrics and gynecology. The Clinical Updates in ...


School of Medicine recognises undergraduate teaching excellence | Imperial News  Imperial College London

AWARDING EXCELLENCE - The School of Medicine recently showcased the high quality of its undergraduate teaching staff at the annual Teaching Excellence ...


Shoshone family medicine clinic manager wins state award  KMVT

SHOSHONE, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - A Magic Valley health care provider is receiving state recognition. The Idaho Rural Health Association gave a rural health ...


AstraZeneca divests medicine rights for $350m  Insider Media

Cambridge-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has agreed to divest a number of asthma and rhinitis medicines for $350m (£275.4m).


Seven days in medicine: 14-20 November 2018  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4901 (Published 22 November 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4901. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Medicine and Dentistry: Undoing an Illogical 150-Year Divide  Forbes

It's no secret that medicine and dentistry have evolved an unnatural professional separation that is helpful to no one and often causes unnecessary suffering on ...


Cutting and folding toward innovations in medicine, design, and more  Penn: Office of University Communications

Artist-in-residence Mike Tanis and physicist Randall Kamien use kirigami, literally “cut paper,” to better grasp scientific concepts and to solve real-world ...


Many Americans unaware of promise of targeted, 'personalized' medicine: poll  Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)—Medical science has made tremendous advances in "personalized medicine"—drugs that fight cancer and other diseases by boosting the immune ...


Missouri to roll out new program to help clean out your medicine cabinet  KSDK.com

In total, 14 pharmacies around St. Louis will have kiosks where people can safely dispose of unwanted medications, for free.


The mums who have hoarded months of food and medicine in preparation for Brexit  Daily Mail

Nevine Mann's kitchen cupboards are stuffed with cans of beans and packets of spaghetti. Tubs of paracetamol, ibuprofen and Calpol bottles are crammed into ...


Rutgers names Blaser director of Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine  NJBIZ

Martin Blaser has been named the new director of the Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. He will ...


SMC accepts four medicines for NHS use  PharmaTimes

Roche's Perjeta, a medicine used to treat early stage breast cancer, has been accepted by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) for use on the NHS in ...


Seven days in medicine: 7-13 November 2018  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4788 (Published 15 November 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4788. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


'Narrative medicine' may help stem doctor burnout  Reuters

(Reuters Health) - - As reports of rising levels of physician burnout and suicide accumulate, two pediatricians urge medical programs to consider using "narrative ...


Mirati joins CR UK's Stratified Medicine Programme  PharmaTimes

Mirati Therapeutics has joined Cancer Research UK's Stratified Medicine Programme, bringing new investigational treatment options to eligible patients with ...


'Married to Medicine' Star Lisa Cloud Accused of Refusing to Pay $20,000 Tax Bill  The Blast

"Married to Medicine" star Lisa Cloud allegedly owes Uncle Sam a cool $20000 in back taxes and the IRS is coming after the reality star.


Mylan to recall all batches of blood pressure medicine valsartan in US  CNBC

Mylan NV said on Tuesday it is issuing a nationwide voluntary recall of all lots of its blood pressure medicine valsartan, expanding a recall of select batches ...


FDA Approves New Medicine To Fight Flu  CBS Philly

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook Twitter. PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The flu season is ramping up but there's a new medicine to fight it this year. The FDA approved ...


Meet the A&E doctor who gave up medicine to become a Brazilian jiu-jitsu master  The Telegraph

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a devastatingly effective martial art that involves subduing your opponent with anaconda-like grappling techniques.


New voluntary drug pricing deal could cut NHS medicine bill by almost £1bn  National Health Executive

A new voluntary scheme to control the pricing of branded medicines could provide patients with earlier access to new medicines and save the NHS almost a ...


OPINION: Family medicine at death’s door in Nova Scotia  TheChronicleHerald.ca

The prognosis for family medicine can be fairly described as terminal. That sounds like hyperbole, but isn't. It's the only way to interpret the facts without wishful ...


Southeast Graduate to Pursue Biology Research at Washington University School of Medicine  Southeast Missouri State University News

For Zainab Iqbal, graduating from Southeast Missouri State University with her degree in biology and beginning a career in scientific research is the fulfillment of ...


Much-loved mum accidentally overdosed on prescribed pain relief medicine - inquest told  Gazette Live

The day before she died, Deborah Simms, 45, had been in 'good spirits', happily chatting with her mum.


Physicians who changed the world by stepping outside of medicine  MD Linx

“The crisis manifested itself in water—and in the body of the most vulnerable among us, children who drank that water and ate meals cooked with that water, and ...


Mayo clinic shares lessons learned from genomics clinic  Duluth News Tribune

ROCHESTER, Minn. — It has been 1.5 years since Mayo Clinic opened the world's first integrated multidisciplinary genomics *service*, the Individualized ...


Pennsylvania Uni brings Penn Medicine to London  PharmaTimes

Penn Medicine has launched its first European presence in London, in a move that aims to expand access to innovations pioneered by its physicians in the US ...


Medicine Bow Officials Address E-bike Use  laramielive.com

The United States Forest *Service* (USFS) in Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland is addressing the growing trend of ...


What is medicine?  Medical News Today

Medicine is not just about doctors and nurses but covers a wide range of specialties and qualifications. Find out more about some of the many fields involved in ...


Netflix's marvellous medicine as media giant unveils Roald Dahl deal  Sky News

The Nasdaq-listed streaming *service* will announce a deal with the estate of the famous children's author, Sky News can reveal.


Top News in Family Medicine December 11 2018 (3 of 28)  MD Linx

Reuters Health News | December 11, 2018. Solriamfetol, an investigational norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor, improved excessive daytime ...


Translational Respiratory Medicine | Faculty of Medicine  Imperial College London

Respiratory disease is common, reflecting environmental, occupational and inherited factors. Respiratory patients have a significant clinical and economic ...


Retired Greenock GP is unleashing the wild side of medicine in her first novel  Greenock Telegraph

A RETIRED Greenock GP is unleashing the wild and dark side of medicine in her first novel.


Evolution of medicine lies within us all, says Genomics Medicine Ireland's Anne Jones  The Times

If you carry genes that make it a near-certainty that you will develop cancer, would you want to know? And should you be told?For most people, these questions ...


Apple hires CEO of Mango Health, a health firm focused on medicine tracking  9to5Mac

The CEO of Mango Health, Jason Oberfest, was recently poached by Apple, according to a report from CNBC. The app was built to help users track medications, ...


Refrigeration for 'no-deal' Brexit medicine stockpiles to cost tens of millions of pounds, says Hancock  The Pharmaceutical Journal

Building refrigeration capacity to store stockpiles of medicines in the event of a 'no-deal' Brexit is expected to cost in the “low tens of millions” of pounds, the ...


Ryan Reynolds to Produce Horror Story ‘The Patient Who Nearly Drove Me Out of Medicine’ (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

Twentieth Century Fox has partnered with New Regency to buy supernatural horror project “The Patient Who Nearly Drove Me Out of Medicine” and set it up with ...


Health secretary Matt Hancock: 'AI can augment the human factor' of medicine  Evening Standard

From early diagnosis to patient power, health secretary Matt Hancock explains why the future is digital. Tuesday 27 November 2018 10:18 ...