The cost of pharmaceuticals has the income of intermediaries – insurance companies, suppliers, wholesalers and pharmacies. Published in the journal Health Affairs says the work that in the US the share of intermediaries in the price of drugs as high as 41%, says “Remedium” with reference to the Pharma Letter.
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The practice of meditation is becoming increasingly popular in the West. Many use it to cope with daily stress, to relax and “calm your nerves”. At the same time, some doctors and psychologists recommend meditation to people suffering from anxiety, low mood and other symptoms of depression. Presumably, meditation by itself (more…)
These connections can be found almost everywhere: in exhaust gases of vehicles, smoke, building materials and materials for furniture production, and even in cosmetics and shampoos. We are talking about aldehydes. They are reported in a new study, breaking the ability of DNA to repair itself and therefore increase the risk (more…)
Viruses are very good in regard to the destruction of cells. And that is why they pose a serious threat. Including for cancer cells. When it comes to cancer, the virus can be quite effective medication.
Recently, scientists have developed special viruses that have to get to tumor cells and to modify (more…)
Fabric of the heart muscle is actually not able to recover. Why cardiovascular disease is so dangerous — in many countries (including, in the United States and Russia) they are the most common cause of death for both men and women. Scientists from the Medical College of Baylor (Baylor College of (more…)
In last year’s “American region” (region of the Americas) solemnly declared victory over measles. But there it was: a publication of the Washington Post reports that Minnesota began a terrible epidemic, and the culprit — antivaccination. The number of cases in one state exceeded the number of cases over the past (more…)
Taking computer tomography (CT) of the bodies of patients and treating them with the help of special software, the scientists were able to predict 5-year survival rate of patients with an accuracy of almost 70%. This was reported in a new study published in Scientific Reports. Lead author Dr. Luke Ogden-Rainer (more…)
Several medicines have proven themselves in the fight against common forms of cancer. We can say that these drugs set a new standard in the treatment of many types of cancer of the prostate, breast and lung. Among these funds there is even one “universal medicine” that can help in various (more…)
Supplementing the diet with eggs as foods significantly accelerated the growth of children and eliminated the delay in growth of 47%. This was reported in a new study conducted at the School brown (George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Brown School) at Washington University in St. Louis (Washington University in (more…)
The authorities of Maine have reported two new cases of infection dangerous (and potentially deadly) virus, Powassan. This virus is transmitted by ticks, and it can be transmitted by the bite of an infected parasite. In this respect, the virus Powassan similar to borreliae, bacteria that cause Lyme disease, also called (more…)