Medication

Increase in viral infections, upset stomach due to out of season rains; doctors warn of ignoring symptoms and self-medication

The off-season rains led to a slight increase in cases of viral infections, dengue fever, malaria and hepatitis. Doctors, however, cautioned against ignoring symptoms of mild fever and body aches, as well as self-medication. Senior health officials from the Civic Health Department said hospitals are still seeing an increase in …

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DVIDS – News – USAMMC-K Recognized As “All-Star” For Continuing Efforts To Reduce Drug Costs

CAMP CARROLL, South Korea – The US Army Medical Equipment Center Korea has been twice recently featured as the Defense Logistics Agency-Troop Support “Brand to Generic All-Star”, recognizing the efforts center to reduce drug costs through generic options. The USAMMC-K earned this honor in the June and October editions of …

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“He’s holding patients who need this hostage”: Dramatic increase in drug prices leaves Ontario patients scrambling

Sodium cromoglycate is a safe, effective medicine that is no longer in common use and has been around for over 50 years. Suddenly it has become very expensive for those who use it. For patients like Robyn Fernandez, this has been a lifeline – literally. “Basically it gave me back …

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New medicine vending machine will help Pleasant Township firefighters

By Hannah PolingEditor-in-chief A medicine vending machine has been delivered and is ready for use at the Pleasant Township Fire Department. The announcement was made at a recent board meeting. According to the officials of the municipality, the machine will facilitate the resupply after the races for the firefighters. The …

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Delilah Belle Hamlin and Eyal Booker step out for romantic sushi night in Beverly Hills

Delilah Belle Hamlin and boyfriend Eyal Booker dine in Beverly Hills … weeks after accidental prescription drug overdose revealed By Mark Mcgreal For Dailymail.Com Posted: 17:41 GMT, November 28, 2021 | Update: 6:11 p.m. GMT, November 28, 2021 Delilah Belle Hamlin went out to dinner late at night with her …

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The army to the rescue? The government still struggles to distribute the drugs

As if it didn’t already have enough to do, the military may soon be distributing medicine to the far corners of the country. President López Obrador, who has relied heavily on the military since taking office almost three years ago, has raised the possibility of using the military to deliver …

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New drug therapies must be part of the conversation around diabetes, says Netcare doctor Alberlito

Very often, the conversation around type 2 diabetes centers on the impact of lifestyle choices. While the importance of this factor cannot be underestimated, specialists stress the need to be aware of the many advances in drugs, which can dramatically improve outcomes for diabetic patients. Speaking on World Diabetes Day …

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Jury holds pharmacies accountable for role in opioid crisis

CLEVELAND (AP) – Pharmacies CVS, Walgreens and Walmart recklessly distributed massive amounts of pain relievers in two Ohio counties, a federal jury said on Tuesday in a verdict that could set the tone for city and county governments Americans who want to hold pharmacies accountable for their roles in the …

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‘Hands off the insulin supply’: Schumer tells GOP not to tamper with affordable diabetic drug plan in Build Back Better program

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer blasted Republicans on Sunday for considering cutting supplies of affordable insulin for diabetics as the Senate begins to consider, and …

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Lucy Mecklenburgh admits she ‘hates it’ as she was forced to give her son Roman lots of medicine

LUCY Mecklenburgh has opened up about the handful of daily medications she has to feed her firstborn after her terrifying fear of health. Former TOWIE star, 30, and fiance Ryan Thomas rushed to A&E earlier this year after finding their 20-month-old son “blue” in his cot – and he was …

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