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Rise and shine. Another busy day is on the way. As usual, we are dashing about as we hustle the short people off to their schoolhouses and hunt for our to-do list. If only we could remember everything that must be done without prompting. Yes, there is a pill for that. Anyway, please join us in our daily coping ritual by grabbing a cup of stimulation. And as always, here are some tidbits to get you started. Hope your day is grand and keep in touch. One more thing: a happy valentine’s day to our favorite sweetie, Mrs. Pharmalot… J&J Loses $63M Verdict In Motrin Case (Boston Globe) Obama Medicare Rebate Plan Would Pinch Drugmakers (Reuters) World’s Most Popular Painkiller Raises Heart Attack Risks (NPR) Teva Warns Legal Costs Over Generic Protonix May Hit $2B (Reuters) Caronia Ruling Will Not Affect Pharma Prosecutions (Philadelphia Inquirer) Pharma Sales In Spain Drop Due To Goverment Cuts (Pharma Times) Hospira Device Plant Gets A 483 From FDA (Outsourcing Pharma) Bioton Ends Actavis JV And Teams With Mylan (Pharma Times) EDITOR’S NOTE: Please check this post for additional items during the day heart pic thx to cignus921 on flickr
PMID: 32463108 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: June 2020Source: IJC Heart &Vasculature, Volume 28Author(s): Abbass Alaa El Din, Hugo Debeaumarche, Pierre Thouant, Maud Maza, Frédéric Ricolfi, Marianne Zeller, Florence Bichat, Nathalie Baudouin, Yannick Bejot, Yves Cottin
For men with advanced prostate cancer, a new hormone therapy pill works better than standard injections -- and carries a much lower risk of heart attack or stroke.
Conclusion: Among patients with suspected MI, we validated a multibiomarker panel for predicting 1-year MACE. ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT02355457. PMID: 32462911 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Condition: Myocardial Infarction Interventions: Other: Intermittent Exercise; Other: Control Sponsor: Dokuz Eylul University Recruiting
Objective: To test the hypothesis that a family history of premature myocardial infarction (FHPMI) will modify the associations between bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) and mortality due to heart disease (HD), cardiovascular disease (CVD), or all-cause mortality with stronger associations observed for BSO occurring before 45 years. Methods: We analyzed data from 2,763 postmenopausal women aged 40 years or older who participated in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-1994) and were followed through December 31, 2015. Cox regression was used to estimate adjusted hazard ratios (HRs) and 95% co...
FRIDAY, May 29, 2020 -- For men with advanced prostate cancer, a new hormone therapy pill works better than standard injections -- and carries a much lower risk of heart attack or stroke, a clinical trial has found. The drug, called relugolix, is...
Publication date: Available online 28 May 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): César Ríos-Navarro, Luisa Hueso, Ana Díaz, Víctor Marcos-Garcés, Clara Bonanad, Amparo Ruiz-Sauri, José M. Vila, María J. Sanz, Francisco J. Chorro, Laura Piqueras, Vicente Bodi
This study includes the measures of self-reported PA (International Physical Activity Questionnaire) and self-rated vision at three points in time over a 6-year period used in the Irish Longitudinal study of Ageing, a cohort of community-dwelling older adults (50 years or older). A path analysis found that PA was indirectly associated with vision over 6 years controlling for age, sex, marital status, employment, education, depression (Centre for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale), self-reported general health, cardiovascular disease (e.g., heart attack), high blood pressure, diabetes, eye disease (e.g., glau...
HEART attack symptoms encompass more than just chest pain and knowing the full range of symptoms could be life-saving. One warning sign to watch out for is a breathing pattern that produces a particular sound.