Monthly Archives: April 2014

FDA Approves GSK COPD Drug – MedPage Today

FDA Approves GSK COPD DrugMedPage TodayPulmonology. FDA Approves GSK COPD Drug. Published: Apr 30, 2014. By Peggy Peck, Editor-in-Chief, MedPage Today. save. |. A. A. Post Test Complete · Take Posttest. The once-daily anticholinergic drug umeclidinium, marketed as Incruse Ellipta,

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FDA Approves GSK COPD Drug – MedPage Today

The Pharma Letter FDA Approves GSK COPD DrugMedPage TodayPulmonology. FDA Approves GSK COPD Drug. Published: Apr 30, 2014. By Peggy Peck, Editor-in-Chief, MedPage Today. save. |. A. A. Post Test Complete · Take Posttest. The once-daily anticholinergic drug umeclidinium, marketed

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Is Healthy Obesity a Myth? – WebMD

Medical Xpress Is Healthy Obesity a Myth?WebMDWEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Can someone be obese and healthy? A new study and several experts say no. An obese person who has normal blood pressure, normal cholesterol and normal blood

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2-Year-Old Girl Gets Kidney from Facebook User – Science World Report

Science World Report 2-Year-Old Girl Gets Kidney from Facebook UserScience World ReportThank Facebook for helping 2-year-old Arianna Moore get a new kidney and begin a journey towards a new life. Like Us on Facebook. "At seven weeks old she became

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Haslam signs bill to punish pregnant drug abusers – Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

WPLN Haslam signs bill to punish pregnant drug abusersClarksville Leaf ChronicleNASHVILLE, TENN. — Gov. Bill Haslam has signed into law legislation that would punish pregnant women who abuse narcotics and harm their babies as a result. He signed the bill

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Are nail salon UV lamps a skin cancer risk? – Reuters

New York Times Are nail salon UV lamps a skin cancer risk?ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The ultraviolet lamps used in some nail salons to dry and cure nail polish deliver the same hazardous rays as tanning beds, but it

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Stem cells used to repair animal hearts and human muscle – USA TODAY

The Guardian Stem cells used to repair animal hearts and human muscleUSA TODAYTwo new studies out today show both the incredible promise of stem cell research and its current limitations. In one, published in the journal Nature, researchers showed that

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Texas vet investigated for alleged cruelty – KXAN.com

Texas vet investigated for alleged crueltyKXAN.comFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Authorities say they're investigating a Fort Worth veterinary's office after a former client alleged her dog was kept alive and used for blood transfusions after she was told it had

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Warning on antidepressant doses for young – Irish Health

Warning on antidepressant doses for youngIrish HealthChildren and young adults who need antidepressants may have an increased risk of suicidal behaviour if they are started on high doses of the drugs, a new study indicates. US scientists set out to

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Users bemoan e-cigarette laws in NYC, Chicago – WFMJ

Users bemoan e-cigarette laws in NYC, ChicagoWFMJ(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE – In this Feb. 20, 2014 photo, Talia Eisenberg, co-founder of the Henley Vaporium, uses her vaping device in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). NationalMore>> ·

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Texas vet kept dog alive for blood transfusions months after planned … – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Texas vet kept dog alive for blood transfusions months after planned …New York Daily NewsAn Aledo family has been reunited with a dog they believed was put down in October. The family claims that vets convinced

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Ken Braun: Taxing e-cigarettes like tobacco would result in more cancer – MLive.com

SFGate Ken Braun: Taxing e-cigarettes like tobacco would result in more cancerMLive.comChildren will soon be prohibited from purchasing e-cigarettes, under a couple of bills moving through the Legislature. But while there's no serious dispute that nicotine is an addictive stimulant

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Experiment grows new muscle in men’s injured legs – Washington Post

Washington Post Experiment grows new muscle in men's injured legsWashington PostWASHINGTON — Scientists implanted thin sheets of scaffolding-like material from pigs into a few young men with disabling leg injuries — and say the experimental treatment coaxed the men's own

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Camels may be main carrier of MERS virus – CBS News

CBS News Camels may be main carrier of MERS virusCBS NewsScientists have uncovered more evidence indicating camels may be responsible for recent outbreaks of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-CoV. The researchers, based in Saudi Arabia and New

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Users bemoan e-cigarette bans in NYC, Chicago – nwitimes.com

Users bemoan e-cigarette bans in NYC, Chicagonwitimes.comFILE – In this Tuesday Jan. 7, 2014 file photo Michelle Rodriguez, left, blows vapor from an electronic cigarette as Cara Delevingne watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game between the

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