logo

Health News

Share
CVS-Vending-Machines-091217.jpg CVS Pharmacy will be launching health and wellness vending machines across the country to offer healthy snacks, personal care items as well as over-the-counter products to the customers on the go. The automated machines will be placed in airports, hotels, transportation hubs etc. and can be accessed using credit and debit cards. Aug2017-072717.jpg We are well into the second half of 2017. Now, let's take a look at the biotech stocks awaiting word from the FDA in August. Read More
fluemen-july19.jpg Women are said to experience a more severe outcome from influenza A virus infection and recover slower than men, even when the viral load is the same in both the genders. Acupuncture-Breastcancer-012218.jpg One of the major drawback of aromatase inhibitors, a class of drugs, commonly used in the management of estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer is the debilitating joint pain. A large clinical trial, which involved a total of 226 patients from 11 cancer centers, has found that acupuncture can significantly reduce the troublesome joint pain caused by the aromatase inhibitors. Scientists-Discussion-010318.jpg Hysterectomy, which refers to the surgical removal of a woman's uterus, is the second most common gynecologic surgery performed in the United States, next only to Caesarean Sections. Read More

Alzheimer's Tau Protein Raises Risk Of Cancer Too: Study



One of the hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease is the presence of neurofibrillary tangles inside neurons - i.e., the cells that make up the brain and the nervous system. The neurofibrillary tangles are composed of mutated Tau protein. So Tau is an attractive target for developing a new Alzheimer's therapy.
Read More
BillGates-CuringAlzheimers-111317.jpg

Bill Gates Gives Big Donation To Fight Alzheimer's



Billionaire and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is making a personal investment of $50 million into the Dementia Discovery Fund, a venture capital fund that invests in projects and companies to develop treatments for the brain-wasting disease. The investment is not part of Gates' philanthropic Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has focused primarily on infectious diseases.
Read More
adhd-july18.jpg

Frequent Use Of Digital Media Linked To ADHD Symptoms In Adolescents, Says Study



Frequent use of digital media is associated with the development of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms during adolescence, finds a new study conducted by a team of researchers of the University of Southern California.
Read More




Follow RTT
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
10/20/18REGNDUPIXENT (sBLA)FDA decision on DUPIXENT for moderate-to-severe asthma
10/20/18SNYNF, SNYDUPIXENT (sBLA)FDA decision on DUPIXENT for moderate-to-severe asthma
10/06/18AKCAInotersen (NDA)FDA decision on Tegsedi (Inotersen) for hereditary TTR amyloidosis (hATTR)
10/06/18IONSInotersen (NDA)FDA decision on Tegsedi (Inotersen) for hereditary TTR amyloidosis (hATTR)
10/05/18ACORINBRIJA (NDA)FDA decision on INBRIJA as a treatment for symptoms of OFF periods in people with Parkinson’s disease taking a carbidopa/levodopa regimen.
10/05/18VSTM Duvelisib (NDA)FDA decision on Duvelisib for relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL)
View All

FDA Device Approval
No Records Found
View All