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Rethinking medicine  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4987 (Published 13 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4987. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Ipsen warns over medicine supplies amid Brexit uncertainty  pharmaphorum

France's Ipsen has become the latest pharma company to warn about the impact of Brexit on the pharma and patients' access to medicines.


Lidocaine teething gels to change from GSL to P medicine  Chemist+Druggist

Lidocaine-containing teething gels will be reclassified from a general sale list (GSL) to a pharmacy (P) medicine, the medicines watchdog has announced.


A lexicon for gender bias in academia and medicine  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5218 (Published 13 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5218. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Could natural medicine rescue NHS from financial crisis?  Practice Business

MPs are urging the NHS to embrace complementary, traditional and natural medicine to ease the mounting burden on *service* provision.


Re: The trouble with girls: obstacles to women's success in medicine and research—an essay by Laurie Garrett  The BMJ

Dear Editor,. This article hits an extremely critical issue. In Science and in Medicine the challenges require "all hands on deck" and basically half of our ...


Unfolding Bluetooth capsule could release medicine while in stomach for weeks  Professional Engineering

A 3D-printed, Bluetooth-enabled capsule that automatically unfolds after being swallowed could monitor seriously ill patients and release medicine when ...


Artificial intelligence and the future of medicine  Medical Xpress

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


Medicine cabinet makeover - Harvard Health  Harvard Health

Experts recommend weeding through one's medicine cabinet every six months to get rid of expired or unnecessary medications. One should talk to a ...


How personalized medicine is transforming your health care  National Geographic

Stunning advances in gene research and data mining will predict diseases and devise treatments tailored to each of us.


Chislehurst professor accepts one of the most prestigious awards in international medicine  Bromley Times

A man from Chislehurst has recently become the recipient of this year's hugely prestigious Hamdan Award for Medical Research Excellence.


Viewpoint: The problem with personalized medicine is that 'statistics are being misinterpreted'  Genetic Literacy Project

Personalized medicine aims to match individuals with the therapy that is best suited to them and their condition. Advocates proclaim the potential of this.


What's in your medicine cabinet? These people opened theirs.  National Geographic

The medicines we keep reveal our struggles and aspirations. A team of photographers asked people to bare their intimate health secrets.


Veterinary Medicine Supply Problem: Isoflurane  GOV.UK

Update 14 December: Products available for import under the Special Import Scheme whilst there are supply problems with isoflurane-containing veterinary ...


The trouble with girls: obstacles to women's success in medicine and research—an essay by Laurie Garrett  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5232 (Published 13 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5232. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Matt Morgan: What can Bridget Jones can do for medicine? - The BMJ  The BMJ

As we enter Christmas party season, solving the mystery of an unconscious patient will be repeated across emergency departments around the country on ...


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.


New Grand Rapids health clinic offers osteopathic manipulative medicine  MSUToday

MSU has opened its first Grand Rapids health clinic, a specialty practice focused on providing osteopathic manipulative medicine, or OMM.


Good results the best medicine  Sunraysia Daily

THE doors to a career in medicine are wide open for aspiring doctor Umutcan Konakci.


Polypharmacy highlights the problem with conventional medicine | Correspondence  The Pharmaceutical Journal

Harriet Pike's recent article in The Pharmaceutical Journal, 'Deprescribing: the fightback against polypharmacy has begun', points to a clear problem relating to ...


12 innovations that will revolutionize the future of medicine  National Geographic

Analytics-enabled, individualized attention will not just treat disease, but increasingly, prevent it.


Global Sports Medicine Devices Market to 2025 - Prevention Through Genomics Gaining Momentum  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, Dec 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Sports Medicine Devices Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts By Product, Application, and Geography" ...


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 ...


Celebration of ARASIA Regional Resource Centres in Nuclear Medicine  International Atomic Energy Agency

The designation of the first ARASIA Regional Resource Centres (RRCs) was marked at an official ceremony on 30 November 2018 at IAEA headquarters.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


How To Decide What Medicine To Take When You're Sick  Forbes

When all bets are off from preventing that winter cold, there are medications out there to relieve your symptoms. Each of these work on different symptoms, ...


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 ...


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 ...


This is why doctors consider precision of medicine to be the future of health care  The News Journal

For decades, the Clinic for Special Children has been practicing a type of patient-specific medicine that health systems are now gearing up to do.


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 ...


Is personalised medicine for neurodegenerative disorders on the horizon?  Health Europa

According to UT Southwestern, USA, new discoveries focusing on neurodegenerative disorders predict ability to forecast dementia from a single molecule.


Health Tip: Giving Cough Medicine to a Child  U.S. News & World Report

(HealthDay News) -- It's perfectly normal for parents to be concerned when a child comes home sneezing and coughing with what appears to be the common ...


Teething gels to be taken off supermarket shelves  BBC News

Parents are advised to massage their child's gums or use a teething ring before trying the gels.


Nike's Air Trainer 3 Resurfaces in "Medicine Ball"  HYPEBEAST

It's been a while since we last saw Nike's Air Trainer 3, so it's nice to see Bo Jackman's retro silhouette return in its iconic “Medicine Ball” colorway.


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 ...


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 ...


Re: Seven days in medicine: 28 November to 4 December 2018: Corrected figures show that numbers of reports of FGM have decreased rather than doubling  The BMJ

Like the BMJ, the Guardian reported an apparent more than doubling in the numbers of girls in England who experienced or were believed to be at risk of ...


Study examines post-discharge pediatric mortality rate in Mozambique  2 Minute Medicine

1. About 1 in 25 children younger than age 15 years died within 90 days of hospital discharge in Southern Mozambique; over half of all mortalities occurred.


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Dominican Republic Recognizes Cuban Medicine  Prensa Latina

Santo Domingo, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban medicine and its specialists have world's recognition and they are reckoned at the level of developed countries, ...


Apple Watch study could have benefits for preventive medicine  Financial Times

Data from 400000 users shows people respond to tangible incentives to exercise more.


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Delhi HC orders ban on online sale of medicines in India after doctor files plea  India Today

A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice VK Rao has passed the interim order seeking a ban on "illegal" sale of drugs and medicines online.


Spinal injury led Duke doctor to pediatric medicine  CBS17.com

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - After years concentrating on sports, Dr. Bill Malcolm now devotes his talents to healing Duke Hospital's tiniest patients. It took a ...


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…


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 ...


About MSU Biomedical Research in Grand Rapids  MSUToday

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine's expansion to West Michigan was the result of a commitment to partnership and the synergistic outcomes ...


Delhi HC Bans Online Sale of Medicines, Directs Govt to Implement Order Immediately  The Better India

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court, in an order on Wednesday, banned the online sale of medicines by e-pharmacists across the country.


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 ...


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.


UR Medicine | Noyes Health staff raise more than $22000 for area charities  The Livingston County News

DANSVILLE – Staff from UR Medicine | Noyes Health have donated more than $22,000 in 2018 to area charities and to support hospital projects. Employees ...


Government to solve shortage of medicine  Bulawayo24 News

President Emmerson Mnamngagwa has announced that his government has made plans to quell the shortage of medicine and the skyrocketing of prices where ...


Medicine Ball Caravan: December 13, 2018  KRVS

Thursday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org ) includes tracks by Curtis Harding, Doyle ...


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 ...


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).


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.


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 ...


Harmful sugar pills? - On Medicine  BMC Blogs Network

Research published today in Trials explores the negative effects that can be caused by participants being administered placebos in clinical trials, finding that half ...


Penn Medicine, four others, to create Allen Institute for Immunology  Philadelphia Business Journal

The institute's mission is to improve human health by gaining a better understanding of how the human immune system works.


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 ...


Personalized Medicine Market Globally Reach USD 3466 Million By 2024  Industry News Insights

Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Personalized Medicine Market by Therapeutic Area (Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, Antiviral, ...


Additional Nuclear Medicine System Market by product type, with sales, revenue, price, market share and growth rate by 2023  Blue Bird Magazine

Additional Nuclear Medicine System Market Report analyse current as well as future aspects of the Additional Nuclear Medicine System Industry. The Additional ...


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 ...


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 ...


Jayne Dowle: Volunteering drive not the best medicine for our NHS  Yorkshire Post

I know it's the start of the season of goodwill and all that, but the news that 11000 people have signed up to be NHS volunteers in three days leaves me with a ...


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 ...


Medical Biosciences Industry Placements | Faculty of Medicine  Imperial College London

The new BSc in Medical Biosciences at Imperial College School of Medicine brings forward tomorrow's leading scientists, providing the opportunity for them to ...


Christmas at the North Pole in Medicine Hat  Medicine Hat News

Medicine Hat News. Santa Claus leaves the North Pole to visit Medicine Hat, and the rest of the world, in one night on Dec. 24. You can do the reverse on Dec.


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 ...


Delhi High Court Bans Online Sale of Medicines  Inc42 Media

A day after the Madras High Court reserved its verdict after the final hearing, on epharmacy, the Delhi High Court has issued an all-India ban on the online sale ...


Precision Medicine in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer  OncLive

Experts discuss what they expect to see evolve in regard to novel strategies for managing patients with differentiated thyroid cancer over the next few years.


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 ...


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 ...


Delhi HC orders ban on online sale of medicines by e-pharmacists across country  Economic Times

Delhi HC has ordered a ban on sale of online medicines by e-pharmacists across the country, and directed the Centre and the AAP Govt to immediately ...


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Top News in Family Medicine December 14 2018 (12 of 12)  MD Linx

Newswise | December 14, 2018. A randomized trial by Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center researchers indicates that magnesium optimizes vitamin D status, ...


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 ...


Anticipation and Medicine: the fetishised commodity and vulnerable human subjectivity  The BMJ

Why has there been such an increase in diagnostic testing? To address this important question I think we should take seriously the interaction between a) ...


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 ...


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 ...


Make Plays, Adjust on the Fly and Stick Together – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC at DEN | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Tip-off: 9:00 p.m. CT; Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma; Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network ...


At the Nemours Kinder Clinic, doctors take a new approach with precision medicine  The News Journal

Nemours hopes the Kinder Clinic will help create a blueprint for a "perfect medical home" that offers precision medicine for all Delaware children.


Martin Rowson on a bitter dose of Brexit medicine – cartoon  The Guardian

Theresa May's draft withdrawal agreement with the EU has dismayed hardline Brexiters in her party.


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 ...


‘I'm on anxiety medicine’: Simone Biles gets treatment after speaking out on sexual assault  RT

US gymnastics star Simone Biles has revealed she is taking medication to treat anxiety after speaking out about the sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of ...


Doctor practised medicine for 22 years without qualification  Personnel Today

The qualifications of around 3,000 foreign doctors in the UK are being checked after it emerged a woman practised psychiatry for 22 years without a medical ...


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 ...


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

The health and social care secretary told MPs that the cost of securing cold-chain storage for stockpiling medicines in the event of a 'no-deal' Brexit would ...


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 ...


Health A magic medicine to end depression?  Camden New Journal newspapers website

That is the question being asked by experts at Imperial College London who have been working with a group of patients who have proved resistant to traditional ...


‘Vote for the deal’ May’s Brexit deal will STOP medicine shortage, says Hancock  Express

THE Government today opened up a new front in pressuring MPs to vote for Theresa May's Brexit deal next month - claiming it was the best way to ensure Britain ...