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  • Report explores the histone deacetylase 2 therapeutics development 2017

    November 2, 2017 6:26 AM 9

    Histone Deacetylase 2 Pipeline and Therapeutics Development H1 2017 provides a comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Histone Deacetylase 2, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. Histone Deacetylase 2 Pipeline and Therapeutics

  • Company gives non-smokers 6 extra vacation days to make up for s

    November 2, 2017 6:07 AM 8

    (CNN Money) -- Smoking at work will cost you more than a week of precious vacation time at one Japanese company. Piala, a Tokyo-based marketing firm, has started giving non-smoking employees six additional paid days off a year. The company says the idea came from an employee who complained that colleagues who smoked often worked less because of the cigarette

  • Medical Marijuana Symposium To Be Held Tonight In Naples

    November 1, 2017 2:50 PM 8

    My Florida Green is hosting a four-hour symposium tonight at the Hilton Naples called Cannabis Speaks. The event, which is aimed at physicians and potential patients and their families, is a first for Southwest Florida. The event is moderated by Nick Garulay, the founder and CEO of My Florida Green, the first and only patient access portal and ancillary

  • Delos Santos lobbies for mental health institute

    October 28, 2017 7:07 PM 6

    A LOT temporarily occupied by the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) may soon house a medical institute for mental health as proposed by Councilor Mary Ann delos Santos. In a privilege speech during last Wednesday’s session at the Cebu City Council, Delos Santos said the city government should do more to treat people beset by psychological and mental health

  • Zumba groups raise money for charity with pink party

    October 18, 2017 5:50 PM 7

    Three Zumba instructors brought all their classes together for a special charity night in Leyburn to raise money for Breast Cancer Care. Leyburn Methodist Hall hosted a Party in Pink organised by three local Zumba instructors – Lynne Chilton, Karolina Helenka Groch and Cath Margetts. All three run Zumba classes in the area but wanted to unite all their

  • How immunotherapy is transforming cancer treatment and patient care

    October 16, 2017 1:44 PM 7

    From surgical intervention to targeted therapies, a wide range of treatment options are now available for many patients with cancer. Immunotherapy is a tool that physicians and researchers in the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine are using to advance new cancer treatments options. Dr. Andrew Sikora, vice chair of research

  • India's most common health disorders: Poor nutrition, TB

    October 2, 2017 6:26 AM 2

    It is common and natural to think of diseases in terms of death. Often, diseases are measured by death so many people die of heart attacks and so many of dengue. While this is important, there is another dimension not measured by body counts. It is the scale of suffering and pain felt by people who live with diseases. Talk to any middle class urban Indian

  • The Medical City offers bone marrow and stem cell transplant

    October 1, 2017 4:06 PM 1

    The Institute of Personalized Molecular Medicine (IPMM) of premier health institution The Medical City (TMC) now offers bone marrow and stem cell transplantation which have evolved into the standard of care for many people with hematologic cancers and other blood disorders. For patients who have certain malignancies of the blood and bone marrow such as leukemias

  • PDEA backs medical marijuana bill, sets conditions

    October 1, 2017 10:55 AM 4

    Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 1) — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said it is supporting the medical marijuana bill, under certain conditions. "(PDEA) recognizes the need of patients to have access to safe, affordable, available medical cannabis," PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino said in a statement Saturday. The agency said cannabis

  • Bill seeking to legalize medical use of marijuana expected to hurdle House committee approval

    September 23, 2017 4:29 AM 21

    The bill seeking to legalize medical cannabis or marijuana for patients with debilitating medical conditions is expected to hurdle committee approval in the House of Representatives. Isabela Rep. Rodolfo Albano, principal author of House Bill 180, said the technical working group assigned to study the measure has prepared its report which he believes