Pharmaceutical companies have rushed to produce drugs and vaccines to counter the coronavirus pandemic, but until recently, only vaccines have been successful in protecting large numbers of people. In the summer of 2020, hopes were placed on drugs like hydroxychloroquine, until trials finally showed that it was largely ineffective againstRead More →

SAN FRANCISCO, 22 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – InsightRX, which provides a cloud-based precision assay platform to help guide treatment decisions, today announced that Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) has implemented its Precision assay platform for tailoring the dosage of certain chemotherapy drugs and immunosuppressants used in theRead More →

You are the: November 19, 2021 New research from the Monash Addiction Research Center and the Burnet Institute shows that making the opioid overdose antidote, naloxone, easily accessible and available free of charge to people who are prescribed opioids in Australia would be cost effective and save hundreds of livesRead More →

Respondents included dietitians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physiotherapists and physicians. Research results show that many doctors and other clinicians are precluded from helping patients make these changes. A survey of 1,286 practitioners shows that 55% reported receiving no reimbursement for lifestyle medicine practices, while 27% reported some reimbursement and 18%Read More →

BRONZEVILLE – Residents of Bronzeville had a chance on Tuesday to give their opinion on a planned outpatient clinic project for the neighborhood, with some urging Northwestern Medicine to ensure there is mental health support and ample parking available. This was the second community meeting hosted by Northwestern Medicine andRead More →