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A new drug has taken the world of metastatic breast cancer by storm after reports of a chemical compound showing a 95-100% success rate against the cancer cells in animals surfaced. Experts believe that the compound may well be on its way to human trials. ErSO, a new drug developed by researchers...

omicronvirus dec02 03dec21 The U.S. Government has announced that all international travelers flying to the United States will need to test negative one day before their departure, regardless of their vaccination status or nationality. This tighter testing timeline provides an added degree of protection as scientists continue to study the Omicron variant, President Joe Biden said while announcing an action plan to battle C

Minnesota's health department is not going to add anxiety as a condition to require medical marijuana claiming that there is not enough research to prove the benefits of the situation weighed against the negative sides. Jan Malcolm, the health commissioner of the state said that "We recognize...

Pancreatic cancer is known to be one of the most aggressive forms of cancer and has very vague symptoms. This form of cancer is usually detected in its last stages and by that time, it becomes too late for any kind of treatment as it would have spread all over the body. At present, pancreatic cancer...

uscoronavirus dec02 The first person who was infected with the Omicron variant of coronavirus in the United States was fully vaccinated, the White House says. This was disclosed by Chief Medical Advisor to the President Dr. Anthony Fauci at a routine news conference Wednesday. In the same briefing, the top infectious disease expert called on Americans who have not yet turned up, to receive vaccination to get protec

usaids dec02 President Joe Biden has released a new National HIV/AIDS Strategy that aims to wipe out the epidemic in the United States by 2030. During the presidential election campaign, Biden had pledged to implement the nation's comprehensive HIV/AIDS strategy to aggressively reduce new HIV cases, while increasing access to treatment and eliminating inequitable access to medical and support services. The

omicron 120121 The first confirmed case of Covid-19 caused by the new Omicron variant has been detected in the U.S., the Center for Disease Control and Prevention revealed on Wednesday. The CDC said the first confirmed omicron case was detected in an individual in California, who returned from South Africa on November 22, 2021.

The Angela Merkel Government in Germany had for many years opposed the legalization of marijuana in the country. Marijuana, along with climate politics, digitalization and a higher minimum wage are of the issues, which Merkel's party had strong views against over the past few years. All that is now going...

uscoronavirus dec01 Two more countries have reported confirmed cases of Omicron, the new coronavirus variant. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on Wednesday that three Omicron variant cases have been detected in travelers who arrived in the West African country from South Africa in the past week, according to local health authorities. Saudi Arabia's state-run SPA reported that the first case of the

omicronvirus dec01 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it is expanding surveillance to four of the busiest international airports in the country for the Omicron variant of coronavirus in travelers. This surveillance program with XpresCheck is being expanded to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta, John F. Kennedy, Newark Liberty, and San Francisco international airports. "It allows for increased COVID te

Very often, there is lot of confusion between moles and melanomas as both are considered as skin cancers. That is not correct even though both have the same origin known as melanocytes. That is where the similarity ends as while moles are mostly considered to be harmless, melanomas are cancerous and...

uscoronavirus nov30 President Joe Biden warned that the Omicron variant of coronavirus will enter the United States, and is a cause for concern, but told the nation not to get panic over the possibility. Providing an update about the new Covid variant first identified last week in Southern Africa, Biden said, "The very day the World Health Organization identified the new variant, I took immediate steps to restrict t

moderna 1104 30nov21 Covid vaccine maker Moderna Inc.'s Chief Executive Stéphane Bancel has predicted that existing COVID-19 vaccines will be much less effective against Omicron than earlier strains, according to the Financial Times.

Pancreatic cancer is considered to be one of the fatal and most difficult cancers to treat as the variant has a 5-year survival rate of just 5%. This is primarily due to a lack of proper prognosis of the disease, which leads to a more vicious metastasis period infecting other parts of the body. ...

vaccine nov17 29nov21 Major covid vaccine makers said they are investigating Omicron, the new, heavily mutated coronavirus variant that was first detected in South Africa, and working to adapt their vaccines, if needed. The World Health Organization, which named the new variant omicron, said the new strain is a "variant of concern" that could pose a higher risk of reinfection compared to the previous mutations.

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