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Subcutaneous vedolizumab comparable to IV treatment of IBD

New real-world data has shown that subcutaneous vedolizumab for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is comparable to intravenous administration across measures of efficacy, safety and patient satisfaction. The humanized monoclonal IgG1 antibody is currently approved for the management of moderate to severe ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease in cases where conventional therapy or anti-TNF agents […]

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Jailed Georgia ex-president moved to clinic for treatment

Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who was convicted in absentia of abusing power during his presidency and arrested upon his return from exile, reacts in the dock during a hearing in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 2 December 2021. REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze/ Pool/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TBILISI, May 12 (Reuters) – […]

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New Testing Strengthens Effectiveness of RSV Antibody Treatment — Precision Vaccinations

(precision vaccinations) AstraZeneca today announced positive news regarding Nirsevimab, an investigational long-acting respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) antibody co-developed with Sanofi. Clinical results from a pre-specified pooled analysis of the pivotal Phase III and Phase IIb MELODY trials showed that nirsevimab demonstrated efficacy (relative risk reduction versus placebo) of 79.5% (95% confidence interval % [CI] 65.9 […]

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Peter Thomas Roth’s “Goodbye Acne” treatment is a must

With the Well+Good SHOP, our editors use their years of expertise to select products (from skincare to personal care and beyond) that they bet you’ll love. Although our editors select these products independently, making a purchase through our links may earn Well+Good a commission. Good shopping! Explore the STORE “It’s better,” they said when I […]

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Gastrointestinal Bleeding Treatment Market – 42% of Growth Comes from North America | Driven by favorable initiatives and a growing prevalence of gastrointestinal diseases

NEW YORK, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Gastrointestinal Bleeding Treatment Market Size Expected to Increase by $188.19 million from 2021 to 2026 to a CAGR of 4.63% according to Technavio’s latest market report. 42% of market growth will come from North America during the forecast period. The United States is the key market for the […]

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Man who started drug treatment saved jail time for felonies | News, Sports, Jobs

WAILUKU – A man who had undergone residential treatment for drug addiction was spared additional jail time when he was convicted on Thursday of crimes including pointing a gun and chasing a man who owed him money l ‘last year. Albert Koa IV, 29, of Waiehu was placed on probation for four years. […]

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Voters to decide on $12m sewage treatment plant upgrade at Hatfield town meeting

HATFIELD – As a $12.03 million project to upgrade the aging sewage treatment plant arrives ahead of the annual town hall meeting, a resident is again calling on the town to redo part of a building project. $3.6 million water and sewer upgrade on Highway 5, which officials say could drive those costs up by […]

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Race should not affect refugee treatment

I watch millions of Ukrainians struggle to escape Russian terror in their homeland. We sympathize with their fears and agonize for lives lost and ruined. I remember the refugees I met in Samos, Greece, where I went in 2016 to help the Syrians, Pakistanis, Afghans, Palestinians and Africans who arrived there. They had escaped poverty, […]

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Saturday’s Alabama-LSU game gets the primetime treatment

Alabama and LSU will get the primetime treatment on Saturday. Alabama Baseball is looking to tie the series on Saturday night in front of a national audience after two mid-inning LSU comebacks gave the Tigers the 6-5 win on Friday. Alabama led 2-0 late in the 3rd inning of Game 1 of the series in […]

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Saskatchewan. First Nations elder asks for apology and shares circle after treatment at Regina Walmart

An elder from Muscowpetung First Nation, about 50 kilometers northeast of Regina, is asking for more to be done after an experience she had at a Walmart last fall. Joyce Keepness says she went to the Prince of Wales Drive location in eastern Regina on October 21, 2021 to purchase 10 gift cards of $100 […]

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HLB begins marketing ovarian cancer treatment in Germany

HLB said its US subsidiary Elevar Therapeutics began marketing Apealea, an ovarian cancer treatment, in Germany after listing the drug on Gelbe List, a German drug distribution website. Elevar Therapeutics, a US subsidiary of HLB, has started marketing Apealea, a treatment for ovarian cancer, in Germany. Elevar acquired worldwide […]

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Hockley residents raise environmental concerns as developers begin land clearing for treatment plant near FM 2920

Trees are felled at a proposed site for a sewage treatment plant in Hockley, despite complaints from residents and approval pending a final decision from the Texas Environmental Quality Commission (Jishnu Nair /Community Impact Newspaper) Residents of the Three Pines housing estate in Hockley are protesting pending approval for a sewage treatment plant and residential […]

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Dayton inaugurates a new water treatment plant

DAYTON, Va. (WHSV) – The City of Dayton broke ground on a major two-year infrastructure project on Wednesday. The municipality is preparing to build a new wastewater treatment plant. The new plant will be built directly next to the city’s existing wastewater treatment plant. The project was first approved in 2020 and will provide an […]

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Novartis Kymriah receives EC approval for the treatment of lymphoma

Kymriah’s approval follows a positive CHMP opinion and applies to all 27 EU member states The European Commission (EC) has approved Kymriah (tisagenlecleucel), a CAR-T cell therapy for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma after two or more lines of systemic therapy. The approval follows a positive […]

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David Brooks: Bournemouth midfielder completes treatment and is now cancer-free | Soccer News

Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks has revealed he is now cancer-free after completing treatment on the same day his club won promotion to the Premier League. Brooks revealed last October that he had been diagnosed with stage 2 Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a cancer that grows in the lymphatic system, part of the body’s immune system, and mainly […]

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Vladimir Putin could undergo cancer treatment and hand over power, according to the American New York Post

New York Post report claimed Russian President Valdimir Putin may receive cancer treatment (File) Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin may undergo cancer surgery while temporarily handing over power to the country’s Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, according to an unverified report by the US New York Post. Doctors reportedly told Putin he had to undergo […]

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Global Complementary and Alternative Cancer Treatment Market

Brooklyn, New York, May 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a new market research report released by Global Market Estimates, the Global Complementary and Alternative Cancer Treatment Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 21.8% from 2022 to 2027. The confluence of several factors including improved patient outcomes, increasing evidence of CAM-based […]

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Dakota County will fund water treatment for some low-income residents whose private wells are contaminated

A new Dakota County pilot program aims to pay for water treatment systems for some low-income residents who have private wells with contaminated drinking water. Decades of water testing conducted by the county has found wells in different areas of the county with manganese or nitrate levels that exceed state guidelines. And nitrate levels are […]

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Baton Rouge man grateful for smooth recovery after treatment at Louisiana Cardiology Associates | Sponsored: Our Lady of the Lake

Editor’s Note This article is brought to you by Notre-Dame du Lac. Denny Erwin has always led a full life. In addition to being billing manager for Louisiana Cardiology Associates, which is part of Our Lady of the Lake Physician group in Baton Rouge, he also enjoys spending time with his family, working in his […]

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Federal money is running out for COVID testing, treatment and vaccinations for the uninsured

Under a pandemic program, the federal government has reimbursed Michigan health care providers for nearly $131 million spent on COVID-19 treatment, testing and vaccination for uninsured patients, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. However, they are unlikely to receive further assistance. The fund has run out and the agency stopped accepting […]

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Sullivan’s Island executives unveil new $25 million wastewater treatment plant

SULLIVAN ISLAND, SC (WCBD) – Sullivan’s Island leaders celebrate the island’s new sewage treatment plant which replaces an old facility built in 1968. The twenty-five million dollar treatment plant is better equipped to handle wastewater on Sullivan’s Island and is built to withstand any hurricanes that could impact the island. Officials say it was a […]

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State Ethics Commission: Lawmaker Attempts to ‘Get Favorable Treatment’ in DWI Ruling | Local News

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Mental Health Treatment Center Opens on South Orchard Avenue – The Ukiah Daily Journal

Mendocino County officials announced this week that the Residential Crisis Treatment Center on South Orchard Avenue, funded in part by Measure B of the Mental Health Treatment Act, has opened its doors to clients. Officials previously celebrated the facility with a groundbreaking ceremony in December 2021, though construction is not quite complete. At the time, […]

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Covid-19 cases returning after Paxlovid antiviral treatment intrigue doctors

Blakeney, a 43-year-old researcher at the University of Washington’s School of Nursing, is a breast cancer survivor. The Seattle resident says she doesn’t meet any strict definition of being immunocompromised, which can increase a person’s risk of Covid-19. Blakeney and her husband are fully vaccinated and boosted. But she didn’t want to take any risks, […]

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Treatment options for children with epilepsy

Knowing what to do when your child has a seizure and making sure they get the best treatment possible are some of the most important things you can do for your child. There are many types of treatments for epilepsy. Doctors usually recommend that children try medications first. They often have to try different antiepileptic […]

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Targeted drug combinations are the next big step in cancer treatment

Recently, President Joe Biden announced a new federal goal to reduce the cancer death rate by at least 50% over the next 25 years. It’s a bold goal and one that I applaud. According to the CDC, over the past 20 years, cancer death rates have fallen by 27%, from 196.5 to 144.1 deaths per […]

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FDA approves first topical rosacea treatment with microencapsulated BPO

Today, the Food and Drug Administration approved a proprietary formulation of 5% Benzoyl Peroxide Cream (EPSOLAY) for the treatment of inflammatory rosacea lesions. EPSOLAY is the first and only topical microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide (E-BPO) treatment that relieves blemishes and bumps associated with rosacea, a chronic skin condition known to affect more than 16 million people […]

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Only 3% of female drug addicts in Punjab have registered for treatment, health department says: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Vishav Bharti Chandigarh, April 24 The presence of widespread drug abuse among women emerged as a major concern when the Department of Health first presented to the Chief Minister. CM Bhagwan Mann expresses concern Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann also expressed concern over low registration of women for […]

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US stores covid treatment

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden and his administration want Americans and their doctors to know the country has an adequate supply of the covid-19 antiviral treatment Paxlovid and no longer needs to be rationed. Supply of the Pfizer diet, approved in December, was initially very limited, but is now much more plentiful as covid-19 cases […]

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Groundbreaking ceremony for the Leesburg sewage treatment plant project

A ground-breaking ceremony for Leesburg’s Turnpike Wastewater Treatment Facility Improvement and Expansion Project is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, May 5 onsite at 1600 CR 470 in Okahumpka. Leesburg’s $20 million Turnpike Wastewater Treatment Facility Improvement and Expansion Project increased the treatment facility’s capacity from 3 million to 4.5 million gallons per day. The $20 […]

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Green Bay women’s treatment center opens, inspired by co-founder’s late daughter

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) — Friday was the first time the public could see the interior of Amanda’s House, an installation co-founded by Paula Jolly. The struggle that Jolly’s daughter endured with addiction led her down this path. “I know a lot of people don’t believe it, but it’s a brain disease. A chronic brain […]

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EPA highlights $7 million for West Salem, Wisconsin wastewater treatment

During a stop on the Building a Better America Rural Infrastructure Tour in West Salem, Wis., this week, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan said highlighted the EPA’s $7 million investment in infrastructure to expand the rural community’s sewage treatment plant. When complete, the expansion will increase the capacity of West Salem’s […]

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Humane Society accuses Indiana lab of inhumane treatment of animals

The group said West Lafayette-based Inotiv treated animals inhumanely during a seven-month investigation and most of the animals were killed after the study. INDIANAPOLIS — The Humane Society of the United States is calling for changes to an animal testing lab in Indiana after a months-long undercover investigation. The group said Inotiv, which is based […]

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Tour of SENASICA’s Reveam processing facility: discussing the benefits of ECPTM technology

(McAllen, Texas) – Reveam (formerly ScanTech Sciences) hosted delegates from SENASICA, along with the Mexican Mango Exporters Association, EMEX AC, to tour the Rio Grande Electronic Cold Pasteurization™ (ECP™) Center Valley and learn how Reveam’s technology addresses critical issues facing the fresh food industry today. The visit echoed the desire of all attendees to promote […]

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NBA executives slam Rob Pelinka, LA for mistreatment of Frank Vogel

After what the Los Angeles Lakers have been through this season, it’s no surprise that team general manager Rob Pelinka’s job isn’t as secure as he’d like. It turns out that league executives from across the NBA seem to share the exact same thoughts. According to an NBA insider Michael Scotto of Hoops Hypethe general […]

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The global rotator cuff injury treatment market is

New York, April 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Rotator Cuff Injury Treatment Market by Modality, – Global Forecast to 2026” – https://www.reportlinker .com/p06269244/?utm_source=GNW On the other hand, shortage of skilled professionals, high failure rate of surgical treatment and its high cost are major challenges faced by market players […]

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Menopause Treatment Market 2022 Size, Share, Trend, Growth, Segment Analysis and Forecast to 2027

According to MRFR reports, the menopause treatment market is likely to record a healthy CAGR of over 6.18% over the assessment period. The market is expected to acquire a market size of approximately $15,456.3 million by 2027. Menopause is a natural process with treatments that focus on relieving symptoms. Vaginal dryness is treated with estrogen […]

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The new set of bars for therapies in treatment-resistant epilepsy: Jacqueline A. French, MD

WATCHING TIME: 5 minutes “We’ve now kind of set a new bar, and it’s going to be very difficult for any other drug to be developed in the field that doesn’t really have substantial demonstrable seizure improvement. We are not going to go back over what may show a median reduction of 40% compared to […]

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$5 Million in Public Funds Allocated to Struggling North Tonawanda Wastewater Treatment Plant | Local News

North Tonawanda officials are hoping a $5 million infusion of emergency government funds will stave off the city’s sewage treatment plant from impending failure. Mayor Austin J. Tylec, Democrat Assemblyman William Conrad and North Tonawanda City Council members will announce funding for plant repairs is included in the 2022-23 state budget at a press conference […]

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Nanotherapy for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma

Newswise – Nanotherapies have shed new light on the treatment of HCC by allowing site-specific in vivo delivery of chemotherapeutics specifically to neoplastic hepatocytes without affecting normal hepatocytes. Thus, nanotherapies have shown tremendous potential and there is tremendous momentum for rapid translation from the preclinical to the clinical domain to significantly prolong survival in HCC. […]

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CM Pinarayi to return to United States for further medical treatment | Kerala News

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will visit the US again later this month for medical treatment. An order granting furlough is expected to be issued soon by the state government. The green light from the Union government was also sought to go abroad. Pinarayi is due to leave on April 23. The CM had […]

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Macomb Jail Worker Receives Over $1.2M for MDOC Treatment – Macomb Daily

A Macomb Corrections prison worker was awarded nearly $1.3 million by a Macomb County jury for his treatment by supervisors after he was injured trying to restrain a prisoner and attempted to be kept away of the detainee. The six-person jury unanimously determined the award for Darrin Rushing, 53, of Port Huron, for events over […]

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Plaintiffs dismiss lawsuits challenging Alabama’s treatment of trans youth law

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – Plaintiffs who filed federal lawsuits challenging recently signed Alabama law that makes it a crime for doctors to treat trans youth under 19 with puberty blockers or hormones have dismissed their lawsuits Friday, according to Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall. . The lawsuits were filed by the parents of two transgender […]

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Rangers’ Corey Seager surprisingly gets Barry Bonds treatment from angels

The look on Mike Trout’s face late in the fourth inning of the Los Angeles Angels’ 9-6 win over the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field said it all. Trout and everyone watching the game in Arlington, Texas were confused when the Angels intentionally walked Rangers shortstop Corey Seager with the bases loaded, forcing a […]

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Research Studies on PFAS Leaving Wastewater Treatment Plants

The study consisted of an analysis of 171 contaminated sites in Michigan by source release indicating four dominant sources of PFAS New research from Western Michigan University shows that wastewater treatment plants could have a negative effect on pollution from per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Matt Reeves, associate professor of hydrogeology at WMU and his […]

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Stigma impacts the treatment of sickle cell patients

INDIANAPOLIS — Through thick and thin, Jeanette Williams and Kenyana Esco have seen each other through their toughest times. Although they are best friends, they are more like sisters, with a bond that cannot be separated. Even through sickle cell disease. “Even though we carry the same disease, it affects us differently,” Williams said. Now […]

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Novartis publishes positive Phase 1b/2 clinical data for JDQ443 for the treatment of NSCLC

The investigational, selective, covalent, orally bioavailable KRASG12C® inhibitor has a confirmed overall response rate of 57% at the recommended dose of 200 mg twice daily. Novartis published positive clinical data for JDQ443, an investigational selective, covalent, orally bioavailable KRASG12C inhibitor at the 2022 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting, according to a company […]

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Targeted therapy reduces drug resistance in livestock

Jack and Nick Cotter grew up on their family’s sheep farm in Abbeyfeale, County Limerick. Entrepreneurs by nature, the brothers were just 11 and 13 when they started their first business, Cotter Bros Firewood, in 2011. This business is still thriving and employs eight people. Their second company, Cotter Organic Lamb, was established in 2019, […]

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The government will improve drug treatment in the most deprived areas

All local authorities will receive additional funding as part of the Drugs Strategy’s record £780million investment to rebuild the drug treatment and recovery system In addition, 50 of England’s most deprived areas will receive significantly more funding in 22/23 to improve their drug and alcohol treatment services. Record levels of funding will help deliver the […]

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Can Medicaid help improve treatment for opioid use disorder in correctional facilities?

Those involved in the criminal justice system have high rates of opioid use and are disproportionately low income, which means the majority of them are eligible for Medicaid coverage. But federal law prohibits Medicaid from paying for health servicesincluding treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD), while an individual is incarcerated or confined to jail or […]

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Alec Bohm’ Gets The Ben Simmons Philadelphia Treatment

Philadelphia fans are passionate. They’ll also let you know when you’re wrong, just ask Ben Simmons. Phillies third baseman Alec Bohm understood what it really means to play in the city on Monday after a tough game on the field. Bohm made three errors early in the game which led to boos around the stadium. […]

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Woodiest and Melton: For 25 years, the city’s treatment court has focused on alternatives to punishment | Other reviews

A local courtroom is probably not the kind of place the average person associates with life-changing moments of celebration, applause and tears of joy. But you might be surprised to learn that this is precisely what has been happening for decades right here in St. Louis. This month, the 22nd Judicial Circuit Court Treatment Courts […]

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CUHK researchers discover distinct gut microbial signatures for prediction, diagnosis and treatment of long COVID

HONG KONG, April 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Clinician researchers from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) The School of Medicine (CU Medicine) has for the first time identified distinct gut microbiome profiles associated with post-acute COVID-19 syndrome, more commonly known as “long COVID”. These distinct gut microbial signatures can be used to predict the […]

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Marin County to open residential treatment center

The Marin County Department of Health and Human Services Behavioral Health and Recovery Services will open a new adult residential treatment center in San Rafael. The county partners with Progress Foundation to operate the facility located at 920 Grand Avenue. It will be the first licensed treatment center of its kind in Marin County and […]

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Opioid addiction treatment often results in discrimination

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Danielle Russell was in the emergency room of an Arizona hospital last fall, sick with COVID-19, when she made the mistake of answering completely when asked what medications she was taking. . “I said yes, I was on methadone,” said Russell, a doctoral student who was also recovering from heroin use. “The […]

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Community Health & Wellness launches allergy testing and treatment program

TORRINGTON — The Community Health & Wellness Center recently launched a new allergy screening and treatment service to help patients identify and treat allergies. The CHWC allergy team tests for 60 different environmental allergens – from mold spores and trees to grass and pollen – and 30 different food allergens. “Allergies can be responsible for […]

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Bill allowing recruits who have already undergone mental health treatment is on the way

In the vast majority of cases, young Americans hoping to join the military cannot enlist if they have already been treated for anxiety, depression or other mental health issues. But there is an interest in changing that. Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, is working on a bill that would remove some of those barriers, he said […]

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Symptoms, risk factors, treatment and outlook

Your sinuses are cavities in your skull behind your nose where mucus forms. Sinus cancer is a rare cancer that forms in this area. Various types of cancer can form in your sinuses, but the majority of cases are squamous cell carcinomas. Sinus cancers are rare, accounting for approximately 3 to 5 percent of all […]

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Operating Mechanism of Celltrion’s Covid-19 Treatment Revealed in Cohort Study

Korean researchers have published the first cohort study result for Celltrion’s Regkirona, a Covid-19 treatment, an antibody therapy that selects and mass-produces neutralizing antibodies from recovered patients via cell culture. Local research showed that Celltrion’s Regkirona effectively treated the original strain of the Covid-19 virus. The Ministry of Food […]

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This Shawnee woman has been cancer-free for 7 years after a treatment that was just approved by the FDA

After two years of battling an aggressive form of cancer, Emily Dumler beat it in just five minutes. What do you want to know • Emily Dumler, a Shawnee mother of three, was the third person in the world to complete a breakthrough treatment for B-cell lymphoma, an aggressive form of cancer. • Yescarta, a […]

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Cardiac monitoring detects arrhythmias, but treatment did not improve outcomes

WASHINGTON — Although monitoring for arrhythmias in high-risk patients following myocardial infarction (MI) frequently detects rhythm events requiring treatment within 2 years, treatment has not led to better outcomes, according to the BIO|GUARD-MI study. Among patients who had a cardiac monitoring device implanted, 39% had arrhythmias requiring treatment, compared to 6% of control patients, but […]

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Breakthrough treatment helps young artist stay focused on her craft

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — Janelle Fiesta was just one year old and the youngest of three children when doctors diagnosed her with a serious and progressive neuromuscular disease called spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA. The condition affects 1 in 10,000 children. “I noticed growing up that I was physically different from my peers. I wasn’t able […]

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The global obesity treatment industry is expected to reach over $25 billion by 2027

DUBLIN, April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Drug, Surgical and Device Obesity Treatment Market Research Report by Region – Global Forecast to 2027 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo The global obesity treatment market size has been estimated at $12.91 billion in 2020, is […]

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Adding alirocumab to high-intensity statin therapy reduces key measures of plaque vulnerability

Compared to a placebo, adding the injectable cholesterol-lowering drug alirocumab to high-intensity statin therapy in patients who had a heart attack resulted in twice the reductions in three key measures of vulnerability of plaque that signal the risk of future cardiac events, according to research presented at the American College of Cardiology’s 71st Annual Scientific […]

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Insurance Covered Home Alcoholism Treatment for BlueShield of CA and Western Health Advantage Members

Phoenix, Arizona Magellan Healtha managed health system, announced last week that it will offer California Blue Shield and western health benefit home access for members to Ria Healthalcohol use disorder (AUD) treatment services. Magellan Health works with health plans and other managed care organizations, as well as employers, unions, and various military and government agencies […]

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Central Nervous System (CNS) Lymphoma Treatment Market Insight Future Trends Update, Scope, Key Players 2016 To 2028

The Global Central Nervous System (CNS) Lymphoma Treatment Market The report emphasizes on a detailed understanding of some crucial factors such as size, share, sales, forecasted trends, supply, production, demand, industry, and CAGR to provide a comprehensive perspective of the global market. Further, the report also highlights challenges impeding market growth and expansion strategies utilized […]

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New law will improve offenders’ access to drug treatment

It’s called a small change that could have a huge impact in Indiana. FRANKLIN, Indiana — A new law will soon go into effect in Indiana that can help connect low-level criminal offenders with resources to help them move forward in their lives by giving the courts more sentencing power. “Nobody wants to go to […]

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James Harden’s reported treatment of Kevin Durant should be a concerning red flag for Joel Embiid

Last year, it looked like the new super team Brooklyn Nets had a shot at dominating the NBA for seasons to come. But James Harden assured that this would not happen. After playing 89 total games (regular season and playoffs) with the Nets over two seasons, Harden essentially forced his way out of Brooklyn and […]

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$1 million to establish mobile addiction treatment units

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – On Thursday, Governor Kathy Hochul announced a $1.6 million award that will go to eight substance abuse service providers across the state, enabling them to establish Mobile Medication Units (MMUs). MMUs will dispense medications to treat substance use disorders, including methadone and buprenorphine. Officials said this would make it easier for […]

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Most cancer patients discharged to NFS no longer receive treatment or palliative care: study – Clinical Daily News

Most cancer patients discharged to skilled nursing facilities do not receive additional cancer treatment or palliative care. Moreover, disappointing improvements in functional status suggest that the rehabilitative intent of their care is not being realized in these post-acute settings, according to a new study. Sarguni Singh, MD Investigators analyzed data from more than 6,700 Medicare […]

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Oral treatment for COVID-19 earns Fast Track designation

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation to EPD-235, an investigational antiviral for the treatment and prevention of COVID-19. EDP-235 is a coronavirus 3CL protease inhibitor, designed to be a once-daily oral treatment for COVID-19. It is currently being investigated in a first-in-human phase 1 trial (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT05246878) to assess […]

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Is eczema contagious? Causes, complications and treatment tips

Eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that causes itching, cracking, dryness and inflammation of the skin. Although eczema itself is not contagious, people with eczema may be more prone to other bacterial, fungal, and viral skin infections.Eczema is a common condition that affects 1 in 10 people in the USA. It usually develops in […]

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Strokes, treatment and the law: issues to consider

Each year in the United States, there are more than 800,000 strokes, according to the National Institutes of Health. Every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke and every four minutes someone dies from it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yet medical studies have found that about 9% […]

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Your Health: Treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease to Prevent Heart Disease

Over 650,000 people in the United States die of heart disease. That’s one in four deaths. Now researchers are looking to the gut and an FDA-approved drug to treat inflammatory bowel disease to help prevent heart disease. Lots of junk food and lots of sugar are staples in the standard American diet. In fact, 63% […]

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SPOTLIGHT ON MEDICINE: A game-changing tool alters the treatment journey for Parkinson’s disease

“The improvement has been drastic” ROBERT SORGER FROM WEST MELBOURNE, right, arrived at the office of Health First neurologist Dr Carlos Berrios Rosado believing he had essential tremor. Now he knows it’s actually Parkinson’s disease and he’s on the right track. “Within a month, the tremors had practically disappeared. The improvement was drastic. (picture Health […]

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Settlement reached with ophthalmology practice requiring service animals in exam and treatment rooms – The Oakland Press

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan has reached a settlement with an ophthalmology practice regarding an allegation that a service animal was not permitted to accompany a patient beyond the waiting area. The firm, Vitreoretinal Specialists, PLC – also known as Retina Associates of Michigan – has offices in Clarkston, Grand […]

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Federal government suspends COVID monoclonal antibody treatment in 8 states due to potential failure against BA.2 subvariant

The break concerns GlaxoSmithKline’s Sotrovimab. March 26, 2022, 01:45 • 5 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article The federal government is abruptly withdrawing one of the authorized monoclonal antibody treatments for COVID-19, suspending its use in eight states over fears it will fail against the BA.2 omicron subvariant. The therapy, called Sotrovimab […]

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Mississippi call center workers go on strike to demand better benefits and treatment

Dozens of people went on strike Wednesday near the Maximus Federal call center in Hattiesburg to demand better treatment from the company. Better health coverage and higher wages were among their demands. Christine Jimenez spends her work days on the phone explaining affordable health care to callers who dial 1-800-MEDICARE. Meanwhile, his own health care […]

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Geriatric assessment may help treatment decisions for hard-to-treat multiple myeloma

Alessandra Larocca, MD, PhD, discusses the use of patient- and disease-related factors that affect treatment decisions for frail elderly patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma. When it comes to treating patients with multiple myeloma, it’s important to consider more than chronological age alone, especially for patients with difficult-to-treat disease, explained Alessandra Larocca, MD, PhD. , who […]

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Chicago-area man says implanted sleep apnea therapy device changed his life – NBC Chicago

More and more Americans are looking for alternatives to CPAP machines to treat their sleep apnea, but a Chicago man and his doctor are raving about a remote-controlled implant designed to help with the condition in a unique way. The Inspire device, approved by the FDA in 2014, is an implantable device that can be […]

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Post-treatment ctDNA predicts poor outcome in early-stage NSCLC

medwireNews: The Presence of Circulating Tumor (ct) DNA After Curatively Intended Treatment for Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Relapse or Death, According to Data from the LUCID study. These results suggest that “ctDNA detection after initial treatment […] the use of sensitive patient-specific tests has the potential […]

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New sciatica treatment provides significant pain relief in phase 3 trial

Final results from a Phase 3 trial evaluating SP-102 (dexamethasone sodium phosphate injection viscous gel) have been announced for the treatment of lumbosacral or sciatica root pain. SP-102 is a viscous gel formulation of dexamethasone sodium phosphate administered by epidural injection. The experimental product does not contain any preservatives, surfactants, solvents or particles. The Phase […]

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Asylum seekers in Tijuana protest unequal treatment at US border

Tijuana— Asylum seekers and their supporters marched toward the San Diego-Tijuana border on Monday to demonstrate against a border policy that has prevented thousands of people from seeking protection in the United States. They also criticized the disparities caused by the policy, known as Title 42, as Ukrainians are now allowed to cross and seek […]

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EU’s shameful treatment of Poland and Hungary

As the Russian army ruthlessly bombarded Mariupol and kyiv earlier this month, the European Union adopted new sanctions against Russia. European heads of state and government have come together to craft a common response to the worst threat they have faced since 1945. Meanwhile, millions of refugees (mainly women and children) have fled to the […]

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Significant need for growth in the water and wastewater sector – report

New Zealand’s water sector needs to do more to attract a talent pool to meet clean water and improving environmental standards, according to a new report. Photo: 123RF Water New Zealand estimates the sector needs an additional 6,000 to 9,000 skilled workers over the next 30 years as the government prepares to push its three-water […]

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Water treatment plant booking offline due to fire | Idaho News

WARM SPRINGS, Ore. (AP) — Officials at the Warm Springs Indian Reservation in north-central Oregon issued an emergency water conservation advisory after an underground fire shut down the tribes water treatment plant. The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs asked residents starting Friday to limit water use to only essential needs, KTVZ-TV reported. In a Facebook […]

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Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Significantly Reduced All-Cause Hospitalizations — Precision Vaccinations

(precision vaccinations) The JAMA Network recently published an original investigation that found that a single intravenous dose of sotrovimab, an anti-SARS-CoV-2 monoclonal antibody (mAbs) treatment, resulted in a statistically significant reduction in the proportion of patients who experienced a composite outcome of all-cause hospitalization longer than 24 hours or death through day 29 (1% versus […]

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Expert discusses GLP-1 receptor agonists for the treatment of diabetes

Andrew Bzowyckyi, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES, associate professor at Pacific University Oregon and clinical pharmacist at Legacy Medical Group discusses the differences between GLP-1 receptor agonists and insulin for diabetes management. Q: What are the characteristics of different GLP-1 receptor agonists for diabetes? Yeah, so there’s a lot to think about when you have GLP-1 receptor […]

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13 St. Louis County Treatment Court graduates prepare to live soberly

ST. COUNTY LOUIS (KMOV) – A group of men and women eager to start a new chapter in their lives have now graduated from St. Louis County Treatment Court. The diversion program targets low-level, non-violent first-time offenders who are at risk of a prison sentence. It started in 1999 and was aimed primarily at people […]

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White House: Uninsured people won’t get free COVID treatment

As of March 22, the Uninsured Persons Program will no longer accept claims from medical providers due to “lack of sufficient funds”. ATLANTA — Unless Congress passes another round of COVID-19 relief funds on March 22, uninsured people will no longer be eligible to get free coronavirus treatment. According to a press release from the […]