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Pricing is key for new heart drugs challenging cheap generics – Reuters


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Pricing is key for new heart drugs challenging cheap generics
Reuters
BARCELONA (Reuters) – Doctors looking at highly encouraging clinical trial results for new heart drugs at the world's largest cardiology meeting this week are missing one piece of data that will be critical to their success – the price. While new treatments on …
Novartis heart failure drug saves lives, cuts hospitalizations: studyNew York Daily News
New drug '20% more effective than ACE inhibitors' for treating heart failureMedical News Today
Heart failure drug could 'cut deaths by a fifth'NHS Choices
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Human Trial for Ebola Vaccine to Begin This Week – ABC News


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Human Trial for Ebola Vaccine to Begin This Week
ABC News
The first human trial for an investigational Ebola vaccine is set to begin this week. The ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa prompted the National Institutes of Health to expedite safety testing for several vaccines already in the works. Since March, the …
SPURRED INTO ACTIONDaily Beast
Ebola Vaccine Trials Fast-Tracked By International ConsortiumAllAfrica.com
Testing Begins On Ebola Vaccine Developed By Local Drug CompanyCBS Local
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ADHD drugs ‘do not stunt children’s growth,’ say AAP – Medical News Today


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ADHD drugs 'do not stunt children's growth,' say AAP
Medical News Today
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders of childhood, often lasting into adulthood. Though it is commonly treated with a "stimulant" medication, there have been concerns that such drugs could stunt a …
More Evidence That ADHD Drugs Don't Curb Ultimate HeightWUNC

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Poor response to Ebola causing needless deaths: World Bank head – Reuters


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Poor response to Ebola causing needless deaths: World Bank head
Reuters
DAKAR/LAGOS (Reuters) – The world's "disastrously inadequate response" to West Africa's Ebola outbreak means many people are dying who could easily be saved, the head of the World Bank said on Monday, as Nigeria confirmed another case of the …
Ebola: NLC Calls for Improved Welfare Condition For Health WorkersCHANNELS
Nigeria to receive experimental Ebola drug from JapanTimes LIVE
Elderly woman tests positive of Ebola in Port HarcourtThe Guardian Nigeria
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Lipid-lowering injections improve LDL cholesterol control in very high-risk patients – Pulse


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Lipid-lowering injections improve LDL cholesterol control in very high-risk patients
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The novel lipid-lowering agent alirocumab led to big reductions in LDL cholesterol in high-risk patients struggling to control their cholesterol with other lipid-lowering therapies, results from a group of large trials have shown. The new drug – which is given in …
Investigational medication shows promising long-term results for reducing Daily Digest
ODYSSEY LONG TERM hints at reduction in CV events with alirocumabHealio
Alirocumab drug significantly improves cholesterol levels compared to ezetimibeNews-Medical.net
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Darapladib after ACS did not lower risk for patients – Northern Voices Online


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Darapladib after ACS did not lower risk for patients
Northern Voices Online
Researchers after detailed study and research have concluded that Darapladib is of no benefit at all in ACS patients. Researchers say that people suffering from acute coronary syndrome that is generally known as ACS didn't benefit at all from being given …
SOLID-TIMI 52: Darapladib Fails to Reduce Adverse Events After ACSTCTMD
Inhibiting inflammatory enzyme after heart attack does not reduce risk of Science Codex

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‘Ebola Is Real’ on Streets of Monrovia – KMBZ

'Ebola Is Real' on Streets of Monrovia
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Dr. Richard Besser/ABC News(MONROVIA, Liberia) — REPORTER'S NOTEBOOK by ABC News' Dr. Richard Besser. The rain-soaked roads of Monrovia tell an ominous truth: Ebola is real. The message is spray-painted on walls in the capital of Liberia, the …

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5 things to know about driving on marijuana – Washington Post


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5 things to know about driving on marijuana
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The legalization of recreational marijuana in two states — Colorado and Washington — and medical marijuana in more than 20 others has raised concern that there will be more drivers stoned behind the wheel. What's not clear is whether …
Researchers, safety advocates debate the dangers of driving stonedDallas Morning News
Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?9NEWS.com
Should Marijuana Be Legalized?urbanmilwaukee

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Kraft Foods recalls more than 7000 cases of cheese – ABC2 News


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Kraft Foods recalls more than 7000 cases of cheese
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NORTHFIELD, Ill. – Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles, the company said Monday. A supplier didn't store an ingredient per Kraft's temperature standards, the company said in a news …
7500+ cases of Kraft Singles recalledFox17
Kraft Cheese Slices RecalledWTAJ
Kraft American Singles Cheese RecalledBrevard Times
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Japan confirms 19 new cases of dengue fever – Xinhua


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Japan confirms 19 new cases of dengue fever
Xinhua
TOKYO, Sept. 1 (Xinhua) — Japanese health authority confirmed 19 new cases of dengue fever on Monday, bringing the total number of infected people to 22 in the first locally contracted cases in 70 years, local media reported Monday. None of the sufferers …
19 new dengue cases in Japan, linked to Tokyo parkOmaha World-Herald

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