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Veterinary Medicine Supply Problem: Isoflurane  GOV.UK

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


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 lifelong immunity to hay fever, food allergies, asthma, atopic ...


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.


Researchers develop personalized medicine tool for inherited colorectal cancer syndrome  Medical Xpress

An international team of researchers led by Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah (U of U) has developed, calibrated, and validated a novel ...


Japanese scientist Tasuku Honjo receives Nobel for physiology or medicine at ceremony  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 immu.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Mentoring in Medicine program now accepting applications  WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center's Mentoring in Medicine is now accepting applicants for their annual program.


#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 ...


Number of Physicians Applying for Obesity Medicine Certification Soars to Nearly 900  Business Wire

A record 890 physicians have applied to take the 2019 American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) exam to gain certification in obesity medicine.


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 ...


Dr. Marc Penn to Present on Regenerative Medicine at 26th Annual A4M World Congress on December 13  PRNewswire

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The A4M World Congress has announced that Dr. Marc Penn will deliver a key presentation on transforming ...


QED Therapeutics Announces a Collaboration with Foundation Medicine to Develop Companion Diagnostics for Infigratinib  PRNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- QED Therapeutics today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Foundation Medicine to ...


Russian nuclear medicine deal signed to avoid 'political embarrassment'  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

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 ...


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 ...


Here's Why Editas Medicine Jumped 23% in November  The Motley Fool

The gene-editing pioneer reported third-quarter 2018 earnings and reported FDA acceptance of its first investigational new drug (IND) application.


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 ...


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 ...


Micro-fabricated Magnetic Structures for the Future Medicine  ENGINEERING.com

Due to the unique electronic, optical, magnetic and biological properties of nano-scale materials, the tech has enormous applications.


Health | ‘Intelligent Medicine’ builds grounds for further development  Macau Daily Times

The first phase of the “Intelligent Medicine” program, which was established by the government as part of their “Smart City” plans to develop and improve local ...


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 ...


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.


WVU Medicine Urgent Care in McHenry receives accreditation from the Urgent Care Association  WVU Medicine

The WVU Medicine Urgent Care in McHenry has received the Accredited Urgent Care designation, the highest level of distinction for urgent care centers, from ...


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 ...


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 ...


Medicine Ball Caravan: December 10, 2018  KRVS

Monday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org ) has new & recent tracks from The Cactus ...


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.


Dr. Luke Krautter joins Southern Family Medicine in Statesboro  Statesboro Herald

Dr. Glen Dasher and Dr. T.J. Miller welcome Dr. Luke Krautter to Southern Family Medicine. Southern Family Medicine has offices in Statesboro and Claxton ...


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.


Dr. Philip Clements selected as Top Professor of the Year in Medicine for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)  The Daily Telescope

LOS ANGELES, CA – 12-10-2018 (PRDistribution.com) — Philip, J. Clements, MD, MPH, Emeritus Professor of Medicine for the David Geffen School of ...


Point of View: Mandatory vaccines are bad medicine, bad politics  NewsOK.com

TO anyone interested in understanding myth verses fact regarding vaccines, I would recommend the relatively new book, “How to End the Autism Epidemic” by ...


Better together when buying medicines? Taking stock of the BeNeLuxA initiative  PMLiVE

By Leela Barnham, indepdendent health economist, leels@btinternet.com. The idea is simple: buying together can help countries secure the best deal.


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…


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 ...


Spain plans to ban alternative medicine in health centres  The Guardian

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


Poison into medicine: On watching Poisonous Roses  Mada Masr - مدى مصر

Ismail Fayed reviews Ahmed Fawzi Saleh's debut feature film, Poisonous Roses.


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.


Kenya : government works on lowering medicine prices  African Daily Voice

NEWSROOM (ADV) – Kenya is developing a policy to minimize the costs of medicines in the country, a senior health ministry official said on Saturday.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Syria to export medicine to Russia, Arab states starting 2020  AMN Al-Masdar News

Syria's largest pharmaceutical company with state participation, Dimas Pharmaceutical Industries, is planning to start exporting medicine to Russia and Arab ...


Medical Marijuana Patient, 78, Evicted in Freezing Cold for Taking Medicine  Leafly

LHP Capital evicted John Flickner—now living in a homeless shelter—because he chose cannabis over opioids for chronic pain.


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).


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 ...


Commentary: Utahns shouldn't walk into a counterfeit medicine crisis  Salt Lake Tribune

A Utah insurance company has made headlines by giving its public sector enrollees – approximately 160,000 state residents – travel money and cash to go to ...


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 ...


Richard Goldberg: A transformative leader in cancer research at WVU Medicine, WV  WV News

MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University's Cancer Institute is well known for its treatment and innovation. Leading the institute is Dr. Richard Goldberg, who ...


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).


WWE, Godsmack and Volbeat announced for Canalta Centre in 2019  Medicine Hat News

First up World Wrestling Entertainment returns to Medicine Hat on Feb. 3. Billed as Pre-Game Pandemonium, an Intercontinental Championship match between ...


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 ...


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 ...


Rome Orthopedics, Sports Medicine adds new physician assistant  Rome Sentinel

Rome Orthopedics and Sports Medicine at Chestnut Commons has welcomed board certified physician assistant Erica Trimm to its staff. “We are happy to be ...


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 ...


'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 ...


Stick to the Recipe for Success – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC vs. UTA | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Tip-off: 7:00 p.m. CT; Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma; Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network ...


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 ...


Stories can be powerful medicine  Marin Independent Journal

When I was 25 years old and in my second year of ob/gyn residency I was rounding on our patients on the postpartum ward when I heard a woman crying.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...



Lethal injections are poison, not medicine [Opinion]  Houston Chronicle

Texas' preferred method for executing criminals is lethal injection with pentobarbital. The whole process has the look and feel of a medical procedure. There are ...


Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine Participating in Joint Clinical Trial Treating Glioma Brain Cancer in Dogs & People  WLTZ 38 NBC

Marlena Mumma,. Share This Story: Twitter · Facebook · Linkedin; More. 1/1. Show Caption Hide Caption. 1/1. Show Caption Hide Caption. 1/1. Show Caption ...


MSU's College of Veterinary Medicine helps 'Lil' Bill' calf defy odds  Mississippi State Newsroom

Veterinarians at Mississippi State University are helping an extra-small calf overcome health challenges associated with his premature birth, and the little bull is ...


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, ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


HEB donates $250000 to College of Medicine  The Daily Cougar

H-E-B donated $250000 towards the University's College of Medicine in November adding to the Here, We Go campaign's goal of $1 billion. The donation is not ...


Queen Naija's 'Medicine' Hits No. 1 On Adult R&B Songs Chart  Billboard

Queen Naija earns her first Billboard No. 1 song on any radio chart as “Medicine” tops the Adult R&B Songs airplay ranking dated Dec. 8.


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 ...


WA Ranches' gift to veterinary medicine and bovine health  Canadian Cattlemen

Last September, the University of Calgary announced that the Anderson and Chisholm families would donate W.A. Ranches to the university, as well as their ...


Ross University School of Medicine Expands Partnership with Cleveland Clinic Florida  Global Banking And Finance Review

Today, Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) announced an increased educational partnership with Cleveland Clinic Florida “ the Florida location of one ...


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.


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 ...


NHS to save £1 billion on its medicines bill in 2019  GOV.UK

A new 5-year deal has been finalised with the pharmaceutical industry to give patients faster access to new medicines.


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.


Infliximab Biosimilar for Crohn Disease  Annals of Internal Medicine

CT-P13 is a biosimilar of the reference product (RP) infliximab, with demonstrated efficacy and safety for some inflammatory arthritides. It was approved for the ...


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 ...


Modelling study suggests that statins may be overprescribed  2 Minute Medicine

1. This study showed that the net benefit of statins compared to risk varied considerably with respect to the age of the patient, patient sex and the type of.


Remote Medicine | Faculty of Medicine  Imperial College London

New for 2019/20, the BSc in Remote Medicine will explore the challenges to providing medical care in remote environments through case-based discussions ...


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 ...


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 ...


Queen Naija's "Medicine" Reaches No. 1 On Adult R&B Songs Chart  HotNewHipHop

This week, YouTuber-turned-rising star Queen Naija reached new heights with her breakout "Medicine" track, climbing to No. 1 on the Billboard Adult R&B ...


2 Minute Medicine Rewind December 4, 2018  2 Minute Medicine

Effect of Lanadelumab Compared With Placebo on Prevention of Hereditary Angioedema Attacks: A Randomized Clinical Trial Hereditary angioedema with C1 ...


Dr. Shari Baum appointed Vice Dean, Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine : Med e-News  McGill Reporter

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shari Baum to the role of Vice Dean, Life Sciences, in the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. Dr. Baum ...