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October 28, 2018

ESMO 2018: Pembrolizumab Extends Quality Survival in NSCLC

By Annette M. Boyle /alert Contributor
A new analysis of the KEYNOTE 024 and KEYNOTE 010 trials found that patients who receive pembrolizumab not only live longer, they...
ESMO 2018: Pembrolizumab Extends Quality Survival in NSCLC
October 10, 2018

New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer

By Annette M. Boyle /alert Contributor
 
New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer
October 1, 2018

FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma

By David Costill
The FDA has approved duvelisib capsules for the treatment of adults with relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia...
FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma
September 20, 2018

New FDA-Approved Apple Watch Performs ECG, Detects AF

By David Costill
 
The new smart watch can conduct ECG tests and…
New FDA-Approved Apple Watch Performs ECG, Detects AF
September 4, 2018

Aggressive Treatment Strategy Needed For Early-Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes

​By Brenda L. Mooney, /alert Contributor
Age of diagnosis critical in T1D treatment plan.
Aggressive Treatment Strategy Needed For Early-Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes
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Make-a-Wish program tied to lower hospital costs for sick kids

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Kids with life-threatening illnesses who receive a special gift from the Make-a-Wish Foundation may have lower hospital costs than sick children who don't get these Read More »

Appendix tied to Parkinson's disease risk

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Removal of the appendix is linked with lower Parkinson's disease (PD) risk, particularly for people in rural regions, and this finding may shed light on Read More »

Alphabet unit halts glucose-detecting contact lens project

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's life sciences division Verily said on Friday that it was putting on hold one of its oldest and highest-profile projects, a smart contact lens designed to Read More »

Number of hungry children in Africa's Sahel hits 10-year high - U.N.

By Umberto Bacchi LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The number of hungry children in West Africa's Sahel region reached a 10-year high in 2018 due to poor rains, conflict and high food prices, the Read More »

Indian Nobel laureate wants global treaty to tackle online child abuse

By Roli Srivastava LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi called on Friday for a United Nations convention on online child sex abuse and trafficking, saying an Read More »

Eleventh child dies from viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - An 11th child has died in less than four weeks at a New Jersey rehabilitation center, one of 34 young patients with compromised immune systems to have been infected by a Read More »

Pfizer plans to increase U.S. drug prices in January

By Reuters Staff NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pfizer Inc said on Friday that it plans to hike U.S. prices on 41 of its medicines in January, after walking back its previous price increases this summer under Read More »

Hygiene standards not up to the mark at farmers' markets

By Tamara Mathias (Reuters Health) - Vendors at farmers' markets could benefit from lessons in food-safety, according to researchers at Pennsylvania State University. The researchers visited farmers' Read More »

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Clinical Trials

Use our ClinicalTrials.gov feed to find trials in which your patients could enroll. In some cases, experimental drugs are a patient’s only hope. This section will regularly report on trials in the most common disease states, as they are getting underway.