Report: Doctors Who Recommend Drugs for Approval Often Get Big Pharma Money After

Report: Doctors Who Recommend Drugs for Approval Often Get Big Pharma Money After

Image: TBIT (Pixabay) The Food and Drug Administration is doing a poor job of creating certain the medical doctors who evaluation medication for attainable approval are freed from bias, alleges a brand new investigative report published this week in Science. Many of those reviewers, whereas having no clear monetary conflicts of curiosity previous to their […]

Usain Bolt checks constructive for a Morris OxfordNewsBiscuit

The London Olympics were hit by another scandal last night as the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, was found to have significant amounts of chromium in his blood after having ingested an entire Morris Oxford, Series VI. Drug testing agency WADA made the discovery after being tipped off by Guildford pensioner Harold Winter, 68, who noticed […]

The Price of Viagra Is Only Getting Even Stiffer

The Price of Viagra Is Only Getting Even Stiffer

If your outrage over drug costs lasts longer than 4 hours, please seek the advice of your native DSA department. Photo: Christopher Furlong (Getty Images) So a lot for President Donald Trump’s assure of “massive” drops in drug costs within the close to future. On Monday, the pharmaceutical big Pfizer announced a slew of value […]

Giant heroin spoon installed outside of OxyContin manufacturer's headquarters

Giant heroin spoon put in exterior of OxyContin producer's headquarters

On Friday, Stamford, Connecticut gallerist Fernando Luis Alvarez and artist Domenic Esposito kindly put in Esposito’s giant sculpture of a burnt spoon exterior of Purdue Pharma, builders of the OxyContin. Police calmly arrested Alvarez and charged him with “obstruction of free passage” and “interfering with police.” The present group show at Alvarez’s gallery is […]

FDA Approves First Drug Made From Cannabis

FDA Approves First Drug Made From Cannabis

Image: AP The US Food and Drug Administration has authorised using Epidiolex to deal with two extreme types of epilepsy, making it the primary cannabis-based drug to be legalized within the United States. It’s welcome information—however sufferers gained’t have entry to the medication till the Drug Enforcement Agency adjustments the Schedule 1 designation of hashish. […]

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Britain to decide out of actuality as an alternative of EUNewsBiscuit

After two years of debate, the federal government has selected Realixit as an “easier and smoother” different to Brexit. A courier firm was seen unloading the largest consignment of psychedelic medication ever seen in Westminster at the moment, which a authorities spokesman says ought to guarantee “a total withdrawal from reality, once the effects start […]

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Uber drug mule service will get off to gradual startNewsBiscuit

Managers of the offshoot of the taxi firm insist there will likely be an enormous uptake for his or her service quickly, as soon as self-employed couriers overcome their preliminary reluctance . “We know there are narcos out there with bales of drugs the size of a double bed to be shifted a few thousand […]

Facebook redirects would-be opioid patrons to disaster helpline

When anybody tries to purchase medication (or discover dependancy remedy) by Facebook search, a message will seem on the prime of the outcomes asking in the event that they’d like help to search out remedy. If they settle for, Facebook will redirect them to info on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration nationwide […]

US Health Officials' New Plan to Fight the Opioid Crisis: Stop Chronic Pain Before It Starts

US Health Officials' New Plan to Fight the Opioid Crisis: Stop Chronic Pain Before It Starts

The opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone.Photo: Spencer Platt (Getty Images) On Tuesday, the National Institutes of Health revealed its new plan to deal with the opioid disaster, which it dubbed the Helping to End Addiction Long-term, or HEAL, initiative. Among the concepts offered are analysis packages devoted to raised understanding persistent ache, growing new non-opioid painkillers […]