IVOZFO™ (fosfomycin for injection) provides a new option for hard to treat infections, including multi-drug resistant superbugs. MISSISSAUGA, ON / ACCESSWIRE / May 23, 2019 / Verity Pharmaceuticals announced today that, following a priority review, Health Canada has given a Notice of Compliance to their new antibiotic IVOZFO (fosfomycin for injection), for use in the
The UN named a point man on Thursday to coordinate the global response to the devastating Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as it ramps up efforts to contain the outbreak.
David Gressly, currently serving as the UN's deputy special representative in DRC, will take charge of the anti-Ebola effort, the World Health
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Division III football powerhouse St. Thomas has been removed from the MIAC for apparently being too good at the sport.
According to Yahoo Sports, the team's incredible success at football "rubbed" other teams the wrong way, and now they've been given the boot from the conference.
The conference stated the following in a Tuesday
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E-CIGS are three times more effective at helping smokers quit than nicotine patches, scientists say.
Docs have found that vapers are 95 per cent more likely to ditch the cancer-causing habit than those who don't use gadgets.
Smokers who are prescribed nicotine replacement therapy (NRT), such as gums and patches, are only 34 per cent more likely
Geneva (AFP) - The UN named a pointman on Thursday to coordinate the global response to the devastating Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as it ramps up efforts to contain the outbreak.
David Gressly, currently serving as the UN's deputy special representative in DRC, will take charge of the anti-Ebola
SUKKUR: Special Assistant to Prime Minister for National Health Dr Zafar Mirza visited Sukkur and Larkana districts to review the Aids crisis in the region, ARY News reported on Thursday. According to a spokesman of the health ministry, Dr. Mirza also held a meeting with Sindh's Minister of Health Dr. Azra Pechuho during his visit.
GENEVA - The United Nations named an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday to help improve efforts to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that has killed more than 1,200 people.
David Gressly has been appointed to the new post, the United Nations and World Health Organisation (WHO) said in a
The ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is the world's second largest Ebola outbreak, which has killed more than 1,100 people. The efforts to combat the DRC Ebola outbreak have been hampered by community distrust and frequent militia violence.
On Monday, the World Health Organization (WHO) chief said that the risk of
PETACH TIKVA, Israel--()-- Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSE American: CANF) (TASE:CFBI), a biotechnology company with a pipeline of proprietary small molecule drugs that address cancer, liver and inflammatory diseases, announced today that it has been selected for a podium presentation in a session of 'Selected Abstracts of Excellence' titled, "Namodenoson anti-NAFLD/NASH Activity is Mediated via De-regulation
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Study shows people with bipolar disorder more likely to get Parkinson's; they get it earlier
People who have bipolar disorder may be more likely to later develop Parkinson's disease, according to a study published Neurology ®. It is the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.
"Previous studies have shown a relationship between depression
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday, creating a new position to boost efforts to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 people.
The drive to rein in the deadly virus has been hampered by attacks on treatment centres by
The United Nations has created a new position of Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday. The step has been taken primarily to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 people.
The drive to rein in the deadly virus has been hampered by attacks on treatment centres
With the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo now in its tenth month and the number of new cases increasing in recent weeks, the United Nations announced today measures to strengthen its response and end the outbreak.
The Ebola epidemic has claimed more than 1,200 lives and the risk of spread to
The global "Mosquito Control Market" research report comprises of the basic insights that are relevant to the global market. The report being an all-inclusive one will be of great help to the users in order to understand not only the market trends, but also the size, forecast trends, production, share, demand, sales, and many
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Four hundred and ninety-four children and 113 adults have been infected with HIV in the district of Larkana in Pakistan's Sindh province. According to experts, negligent medical practices are likely to be the source of the HIV outbreak, Tech Times reports.
BBC reports that rumours of an outbreak of HIV sent families rushing to a special
Islamabad: Minister of Health Dr. Zafar Mirza has reached Larkana to help with addressing situation arising out of HIV outbreak in the district. Upon arrival, the Minister had detailed discussions with Sindh Health Minister Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho to review and analyze the situation.
Dr. Zafar Mirza while assuring provincial authorities of fullest support
Aspirin and other antiplatelet agents don't increase the risk of bleeding in haemorrhagic stroke is the finding of a Lancet study.
These findings are reassuring for patients who are on antiplatelet agents like Aspirin and clopidogrel for secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases like heart attack and stroke. The study - called RESTART - is
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New York , May 23 (IANS) If you tend to keep guards on unhealthy foods down at workplace, you may be at an increased risk of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, compared with those who eat healthy food, says a study.
Employees who purchased the least healthy food in the cafeteria were more likely
Hospital acquired infections are infections acquired in hospital or health care facility by a patient admitted for reason other than the infection. It is also called nosocomial infection. All hospitalized patients are susceptible to hospital acquired infections. Patients who have undergone surgery, elderly patients, and children are more prone to hospital acquired infections. The most
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Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), one of the leading parties in the country, rules the southeast province of Pakistan, Sindh. The province has a history of security issues in Karachi, infant mortality challenges in Tharparkar and the plague of corruption seeped at every level.
In the past, the provincial government set new records of mismanagement and negligence.