Climate Health

Scientists call for legally-binding global treaty to pull out space debris

As the number of satellites skyrockets, scientists have called for a legally-binding global treaty to ensure the safety of Earth's orbit from space.

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Drugs Medical

‘Universal’ Covid-19 treatment may be on the horizon

October 19, 2022: Researchers at Oregon State University have developed a proof of principle for a “universal” method of treating Covid-19. According to.

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Health Pharma

Physical inactivity may put 500 million people at risk of diseases: WHO

HQ Team October 19, 2022: In another eight years, about 500 million people globally will develop a spate of non-communicable diseases due to.

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Pharma

Lupin gets FDA approval for osteoarthritis medicine

September 22, 2022: Lupin Ltd., one of the top Indian pharmaceutical majors, has received approval from the US drug regulator United States Food.

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Health

Reusing old toys poses health hazards for children 

HQ team Sept. 15, 2022: Hand-me-downs plastic toys and dress-up items can be a cancer risk for children, according to a new study.

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Medical

Do not mix and match Covid-19 vaccines: Swaminathan

Mixing and matching of Covid-19 vaccines is a “dangerous” trend as there is no sufficient backup data available to support its efficacy, the.

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Drugs Health Medical

CDC issues travel advisory for meningitis for Haj pilgrims to KSA

HQ Team May 23, 2024: The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned that Muslim pilgrims traveling for the annual.

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Drugs Health Pharma

7-fold increase in use of GLP-1 weight loss drugs among teens, young adults

Research finds a sharp increase in use of weightloss drugs such as Ozempic and Wegovy among teens and young adults

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Drugs Health Pharma

WHO deletes five pathogen-antibiotic combinations in new list, adds four

The World Health Organization, after seven years, has updated its pathogens list which has 15 families of antibiotic-resistant bacteria grouped into critical, high.

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Drugs Health Medical

Vitamin D deficiency linked to cardiovascular, CKD morbidity

HQ Team May 20, 2024: Vitamin D deficiency is associated with poor outcomes in cardiovascular diseases and chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients with early-stage.

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Drugs Health Pharma

AstraZeneca plans to build $1.5 billion drug making facility in Singapore 

HQ Team May 20, 2024: AstraZeneca plans to build a $1.5 billion facility to make antibody-drug conjugates in Singapore, the company announced in.

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Drugs Health Pharma

Cholera kills 1,766 people in Jan-April period, vaccines in short supply 

HQ Team May 17, 2024: More than 1,700 people have died globally due to cholera in the four months ended April amid a.

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Drugs Health Pharma

Birth by C-section may double the chance of measles vaccine failure

HQ Team May 17, 2024: A measles vaccine given to a child born by caesarean section is likely to be 2.6 times completely.

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Drugs Health Pharma

USFDA gives nod to Amgen’s therapy for treating small cell lung cancer 

HQ Team May 17, 2024: The US Food and Drug Administration has cleared Amgen’s drug to treat adult patients in the extensive stages.

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Drugs Health Pharma

Johnson & Johnson to buy Proteologix Inc., for $850 million in cash

HQ Team May 17, 2024: Johnson & Johnson will acquire Proteologix, Inc., a privately-held biotechnology company, for $850 million in cash, according to.

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Climate Health Medical

Climate change impacting migraine frequency and intensity

HQ Team May 16, 2024: Migraine is a debilitating condition that affects people both mentally and physically. Recent statistics show that the frequency.

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