Browsing: Health

MedPage Today) — Dozens of illegitimate online pharmacies are selling imatinib, an oral chemotherapy drug for chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), putting patients at risk for toxicities and treatment failures, researchers found. Of 44 online pharmacies…

Researchers and clinicians from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King’s College London and the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust will be part of a new trial involving four centres that will explore the potential therapeutic benefits of psilocybin on people living with anorexia nervosa. Multi-centre trial Anorexia nervosa is…

MedPage Today) — The melioidosis-causing bacteria recently detected in U.S. soil samples is not likely related to a 2014 “lab leak” in Louisiana, nor to a recent outbreak sparked by an aromatherapy product, experts said. Genetic sequencing indicated…

MedPage Today) — MONTREAL — A simplified treatment for maintenance of suppression of HIV infection continued to be non-inferior to standard combination antiretroviral therapy (cART), a researcher reported. After 144 weeks of treatment, 88…