Azad Promises Regional Cancer Centre for Punjab

Azad promises regional cancer centre for Punjab
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today promised a regional cancer treatment centre in Punjab while launching the national 'Free Drugs and Iron Plus Initiative' to check anaemia among children here. The initiative would ensure weekly folic acid … Read more on Chandigarh Tribune

We're losing the war on fat; but some new biomed efforts may reverse the tide
Studies soon to be scrutinized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have shown that blocking the vagal nerve signals help patients control hunger sensations — resulting in a feeling of early fullness at meals. The device may be turned off and is … Read more on Canada Free Press

Combination of Cixutumumab and Temsirolimus Demonstrates Improved
The evidence of stable disease for more than 1 year in patients with solitary fibrous tumor and of partial response in patients diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma, osteosarcoma, or chondrosarcoma indicates that these drugs offer significant clinical benefit … Read more on OncLive

PA Psychiatrist Arrested for Over-prescribing, Trading Opioid-addiction
… charges being filed today. According to the grand jury, Radecki operated his clinics under the name “Doctors and Lawyers for a Drug Free Youth” and dispensed and sold controlled substances, including Subutex, Adderall and Ritalin. In 2011, Radecki … Read more on Gant Daily