How COVID-19 Opened the Door to a New Era in Psychedelic Medicine
From Wall Street to Hollywood, psychedelics are having a cultural moment. For those of us who grew up in the “this is your brain on drugs” era, it’s hard to let go of stigma—and the mental image of an egg sizzling on a hot pan. But as a growing number of states and cities move to decriminalize drugs, and investors flock to an emerging market for psychedelic health care, substances like psilocybin, ketamine and LSD are edging into mainstream culture—and setting the stage for a paradigm shift in modern medicine. Within the next few years, we could see psychedelic therapies prescribed for refract...
Source: TIME: Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dr. Shoshana Ungerleider Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Coronavirus infection successfully treated with 'cheap and effective' herbal remedy
CATCHING coronavirus - whether you are vaccinated or not - can lead to a fever, coughing and feeling unwell. A mild infection has been shown to be eased by the use of a herbal remedy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause: The herbal extract shown to relieve pain that is 'as effective as paracetamol'
MENOPAUSE marks a critical stage in a woman's life when she stops having her period. This transition is marked by a shift in hormones that can lead to a cascade of symptoms, including hot flushes and joint pain. One plant extract, however, may offer relief by relieving pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Submits Application Seeking U.S. FDA Approval of STELARA ® (ustekinumab) for the Treatment of Pediatric Patients With Juvenile Psoriatic Arthritis
HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA, October 8, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the submission of a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking expanded approval of STELARA® (ustekinumab) to treat pediatric patients ages 5 years and older with juvenile psoriatic arthritis (jPsA).The filing is supported by extrapolation of data from nine studies across both adult trials in active PsA and adult and pediatric studies in moderate to severe plaque psoriasis, totaling 3,997 patients evaluated across these closely associa...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

The vitamin supplement that may increase cancer risk - 'strong evidence' warns health body
THE WELLNESS market is awash with vitamin supplements purporting to nourish the body in a variety of ways. While many dietary supplements can boost your health, the World Cancer Research Fund has issued a warning about one vitamin-based supplement: it may raise lung cancer risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Analysis Presented by Janssen at United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW) Demonstrates Long-Term Safety Profile for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) in Older Patients Across Approved Indications
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 4, 2021 – Today, the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced a new analysis of STELARA® (ustekinumab) pooled safety data from 13 clinical studies across approved indications, showing rates of key safety events among adults 60 years and older treated with STELARA for up to five yearsa were similar to rates observed with placebo during the control phase of these trials.1,b Approved indications included adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD), moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC), moderate to severe plaque p...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction: Two herbal supplements that can be 'risky' - health warning
ERECTILE dysfunction is a common problem, particularly in men over 40, often linked to things like stress, tiredness or alcohol. Medicine such as Viagra is also often used to treat erectile dysfunction, but some people favour supplements and herbs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researchers look at Palestinian herbal medicines that boost fertility
(Natural News) Infertility is a health problem that humanity has been dealing with since ancient times. Around the world, traditional healers have developed various ways of dealing with this problem. Now, a group of Palestinian researchers are tapping into this knowledge in hopes of finding new treatments for infertility. Ethnopharmacological surveys are one of the most reliable... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Investigating the antimicrobial activity of berberine against Staphylococcus aureus
(Natural News) Researchers from China looked at the anti-staphylococcal activities of berberine, an isoquinoline alkaloid derived from the traditional Chinese medicinal herb, Coptis chinensis, and evaluated its potential to treat prosthetic joint infection (PJI). Their findings were published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Researchers collected 18 PJI-associated strains of S. aureus and identified their Multi-Locus Sequence Types (MLST).... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Phase 3 Data Suggest Positive Effect and Show Similar Safety with XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) Compared to Aspirin in Pediatric Fontan Procedure Patients at Risk for Blood Clots and Blood Clot-Related Events
RARITAN, NJ, September 27, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today new data from the Phase 3 UNIVERSE study showing treatment with XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) in an oral suspension formulation, compared to treatment with aspirin, was associated with numerically fewer blood clots and clinical events strongly associated with blood clots in pediatric patients (aged 2-8 years) who have undergone the Fontan procedure. [1] These findings, which were published this month in the Journal of the American Heart Association and included in a recent New Drug Application submitted to the...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Dietary supplements: when too much of a good thing becomes harmful - Mehta N, Germain MS, Quiel L.
While dietary supplements are generally "safe," they must be appropriately consumed as they have different regulatory standards than traditional pharmaceutical medications and require oversight to ensure that a good thing does not become harmful. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Herb-induced liver injury related to Reynoutria multiflora (Thunb.) moldenke: risk factors, molecular and mechanistic specifics - Zhai XR, Zou ZS, Wang JB, Xiao XH.
Herbal medicine is widely used in Asia as well as the west. Hepatotoxicity is one of the most severe side effects of herbal medicine which is an increasing concern around the world. Reynoutria multiflora (Thunb.) Moldenke (Polygonum multiflorum Thunb., PM)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Will Doctors Who Are Spreading COVID-19 Misinformation Ever Face Penalty?
Earlier this month, Dr. Rashid Buttar posted on Twitter that COVID-19 “was a planned operation” and shared an article alleging that most people who got vaccinated against the coronavirus would be dead by 2025. His tweets are a recent addition to a steady stream of spurious claims about the COVID-19 vaccines and treatments. Another example is Dr. Sherri Jane Tenpenny’s June testimony, before Ohio state legislators, that the vaccine could cause people to become magnetized. Clips from the hearing went viral on the internet. Earlier in the pandemic, on April 9, 2020, Dr. Joseph Mercola posted a video about wh...
Source: TIME: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Victoria Knight / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Florida Man and Company Plead Guilty to Fraud Conspiracy Involving Dietary Supplements
FDA OCI, Anthony Ventrella, Boynton Beach FL, guilty plea, scheme, illegal products, falsely labeled, dietary supplements, mail fraud, wire fraud, Ventech, unapproved drugs, ingredients, China, fraudulent paperwork, forfeit, manufacturing equipment, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - September 17, 2021 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

South Africa: The Aids Epidemic and Its Denialists Have Lessons for Anti-Vax Conspiracy Theorists
[Daily Maverick] Most Covid-19 vaccine misinformation in the US is driven by 12 individuals, most of whom work in 'alternative medicine'. Joseph Mercola, the leading member of the 'dirty dozen', is worth more than $100-million. At the height of South Africa's Aids epidemic, purveyors of alternative medicine, many supported by then Health Minister Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, benefitted directly from Thabo Mbeki's distrust of ARVs. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - September 16, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

DRDO herbal drug Lukoskin finding huge takers, says AIMIL Healthcare
Till now, more than one lakh patients suffering from the skin condition, also known as leucoderma, have been treated with Lukoskin, with an average success rate of 70 per cent, said Nitika Kohli from AIMIL Healthcare. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Warns About Fraudulent Supplements to Treat Diabetes FDA Warns About Fraudulent Supplements to Treat Diabetes
The FDA this week sent warning letters to 10 companies for illegally selling dietary supplements that claim to cure, treat, or prevent diabetes.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

FDA Warns About Fraudulent Supplements to Treat Diabetes
The FDA sent warning letters to 10 companies for illegally selling dietary supplements with claims that they cure, treat, mitigate, or prevent diabetes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supplements warning: Five 'natural' supplements that can raise your blood pressure reading
NATURAL supplements are often touted as safe alternatives to drugs that engender unpleasant side effects. However, it is important to not be taken in by a supplement simply because it is sold as "natural". In fact, many herbal supplements can raise your blood pressure, warns Mayo Clinic. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Multiorgan dysfunction related to kratom ingestion - Khan MZ, Saleh MA, Alkhayyat M, Roberts DE, Lindenmeyer CC.
Consumption of herbal supplements has been linked to multiorgan toxicities. Kratom is an herbal extract that has gained popularity for its analgesic and psychotropic properties. Several cases of kratom-induced liver injury have been reported, but data on m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Kenya: Herbalists Worry for Patients as Harvesting Ban Takes Effect
[Nation] For decades, Grace Kosgei has collected herbal medicines from public forests to treat her patients suffering from various illnesses. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

BREAKING GOOD NEWS: These four herbal extracts reduce viral load and block SARS-CoV-2, influenza, adenovirus
(Natural News) A new study investigates the antiviral activity of four plant extracts. Among the plants studied are: green tea (Camellia sinensis), pomegranate juice (Punica granatum), black choke berry juice (Aronia melanocarpa), and elderberry syrup (Sambucus nigra). These medicinal plant extracts were effective in vitro for stopping viral attachment, reducing viral load, and stopping the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Announces U.S. FDA Approval of INVEGA HAFYERA ™(6-month paliperidone palmitate), First and Only Twice-Yearly Treatment for Adults with Schizophrenia
TITUSVILLE, N.J., Sept. 1, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved long-acting atypical antipsychotic INVEGA HAFYERA™ (6-month paliperidone palmitate), the first-and-only twice-yearly injectable for the treatment of schizophrenia in adults. Before transitioning to INVEGA HAFYERA™, patients must be adequately treated with INVEGA SUSTENNA® (1-month paliperidone palmitate) for at least four months, or INVEGA TRINZA® (3-month paliperidone palmitate) for at least one 3-month injection cycle.1 The FDA a...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Can Magnesium Supplements Really Help You Sleep?
The evidence for their sleep-inducing benefits is thin, but experts say that in some cases there ’s no harm in giving them a try. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Sleep Insomnia Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Restless Leg Syndrome Diet and Nutrition Dietary Supplements and Herbal Remedies Source Type: news

FDA 101: Dietary Supplements
Part of the "FDA 101" series, this article describes how dietary supplements are regulated and offers safety tips for consumers. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Longevica Launches its Dietary Supplements for the Chinese Market on...
Longevica, a life sciences company with the goal to identify mechanisms of life extension and enable healthier ageing has opened a store on Alibaba’s cross-border e-commerce marketplace Tmall Global...(PRWeb August 26, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/longevica_launches_its_dietary_supplements_for_the_chinese_market_on_tmall_global/prweb18147365.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - August 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Herb-induced liver injury (HILI) with 12,068 worldwide cases published with causality assessments by Roussel Uclaf Causality Assessment Method (RUCAM): an overview - Teschke R, Eickhoff A, Schulze J, Danan G.
Herbal products including herbal medicines are worldwide used in large amounts for treating minor ailments and for disease prevention. However, efficacy of most herbal products has rarely been well documented through randomized controlled trials in line wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

FDA Approves Expanded Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Indication for XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) Plus Aspirin to Include Patients After Lower-Extremity Revascularization (LER) Due to Symptomatic PAD
RARITAN, N.J., August 24, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an expanded peripheral artery disease (PAD) indication for the XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) vascular dose (2.5 mg twice daily plus aspirin 100 mg once daily) to include patients following recent lower-extremity revascularization (LER) due to symptomatic PAD. The approval is based on data from the Phase 3 VOYAGER PAD study. With this approval, XARELTO® is the first and only therapy indicated to help reduce the risks of major cardiovascular (CV) e...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - August 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Necessity of pharmacovigillance study for herbal medicines - Kulkarni SS, Bavage SB, Bavage NB.
Safe and effective medicine is always a fundamental principle in the provision of any health-care treatment and procedures. Truth of wide use of herbal medicine in the world, maintaining safety of herbal medicines becomes important and a prior area of work... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Effectiveness and safety of massage for athletic injuries: a protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis - Guo G, Xie S, Cai F, Zhou X, Xu J, Wu B, Wu G, Xiao R, Xu X, Lu P, Fang M.
BACKGROUND: Athletic injuries have been a major area of interest in the field of sports and clinical medicine. Implemented on people's skin, muscles, and joints as an important part of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), massage therapy has a pos... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Drug-induced liver injury in Australia, 2009-2020: the increasing proportion of non-paracetamol cases linked with herbal and dietary supplements - Nash E, Sabih AH, Chetwood J, Wood G, Pandya K, Yip T, Majumdar A, McCaughan GW, Strasser SI, Liu K.
OBJECTIVE: To compare the characteristics and outcomes of drug-induced liver injury (DILI) caused by paracetamol and non-paracetamol medications, particularly herbal and dietary supplements. DESIGN: Retrospective electronic medical record data analysis... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Cyberbullying among traditional and complementary medicine practitioners in the workplace: protocol for a cross-sectional descriptive study - Kim YJ, Qian L, Aslam MS.
BACKGROUND: Cyberbullying is becoming prevalent among health care professionals and may cause a variety of mental health issues. Traditional and complementary medicine practitioners remain an important pillar of the health care system in Malaysia. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Herbal and dietary supplement-induced liver injury in Taiwan: comparison with conventional drug-induced liver injury - Huang YS, Chang TT, Peng CY, Lo GH, Hsu CW, Hu CT, Huang YH.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Whether herbal and dietary supplements (HDS) are safer than Western conventional drugs is controversial. The aim of this study was to explore the characteristics and risk factors for HDS-induced liver injury (HILI) in Taiwan. M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Full thickness burn after Thai herbal hot compress massage ball therapy - Cheung LK, Osei-Kuffour D, Drake PJH.
Thermal burns from therapeutic modalities have previously been reported in East Asian and Australasian literature. However, there is a paucity of similar cases reported in Western populations of burns secondary to therapeutic modalities and given the incre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Alternative Therapies for Dry Eye Disease Alternative Therapies for Dry Eye Disease
What alternative therapeutic options are available to dry eye disease patients who fail conventional treatments?Current Opinion in Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - August 4, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

The experts give their verdict on The Firm's favoured alternative remedies
Members of the Royal Family have reportedly used homeopathy for their ailments for years - but it's not the only alternative remedy they've favoured.  (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicinal plants: What you need to know about herbal antibiotics
(Natural News) Bacteria tend to develop resistance to industrial antibiotics sooner or later, but this isn’t the case with herbal antibiotics. Herbal antibiotics work in a way where bacteria resistance becomes unlikely, even futile. Medicinal plants, including herbal antibiotics, have been used in the management of infectious diseases since ancient times. In modern times, the effectiveness... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UPTRAVI ® (selexipag) Receives FDA Approval for Intravenous Use in Adult Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
TITUSVILLE, N.J. – July 30, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved UPTRAVI® (selexipag) injection for intravenous (IV) use for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH, WHO Group I) in adult patients with WHO functional class (FC) II–III, who are temporarily unable to take oral therapy. UPTRAVI® IV is a therapeutic option that will allow patients to avoid short-term treatment interruptions and stay on UPTRAVI® therapy, as uninterrupted treatment is considered key for individ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

While they scare you with "variants," Congress wants to make dietary supplements prescription only - TAKE ACTION NOW
(Natural News) Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is once again attempting to eliminate your freedom to access dietary supplements, this time by slipping his own hidden bill into the upcoming appropriations bill, which is expected to be voted on at some point next week. In an emergency announcement, Dave Hodges of The Common Sense Show warned... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tainted Weight Loss Products
FDA has identified an emerging trend where over-the-counter products, frequently represented as dietary supplements, contain hidden active ingredients that could be harmful. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - July 26, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Dietary supplements causing severe liver injuries in Australians, with some requiring transplants, study shows
Researchers say cases linked to products claiming to promote muscle growth or weight loss are rising and more rigorous oversight is neededThe number of patients being admitted to hospital with severe liver injuries caused by herbal and dietary supplements claiming to promote muscle growth or weight loss is increasing, with some people harmed so severely they required a liver transplant.A study led by Dr Emily Nash from the Royal Prince Alfred hospital examined hospital records of 184 adults admitted to the AW Morrow Gastroenterology and Liver Centre with drug-induced liver injury between 2009 and 2020. She and her co-autho...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Health Australia news Diets and dieting Medical research Food safety Source Type: news

A review on antidiabetic activity of centaurea spp.: a new approach for developing herbal remedies - Fattaheian-Dehkordi S, Hojjatifard R, Saeedi M, Khanavi M.
OBJECTIVE: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a long-life metabolic disorder, characterized by high blood glucose levels. The hyperglycemic condition generally leads to irreversible nerve injury and vascular damage. Among different types of diabetes, type 2 is more... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Narcolepsy
If you have narcolepsy, certain complementary or alternative medicines like yoga or herbal teas may help ease or manage some of the symptoms. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NuSachi, Inc. Names Margaret Dolan as Member of Board of Directors...
Former Economic Development Executive Joins Tennessee-based Hemp Company to Help Advance Alternative Therapies and Materials(PRWeb July 22, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/nusachi_inc_names_margaret_dolan_as_member_of_board_of_directors_ahead_of_anticipated_fund_raising_closure/prweb18088719.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - July 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Weak Evidence for Weight Loss in the'Wild West' of Supplements Weak Evidence for Weight Loss in the'Wild West' of Supplements
Most of the randomized controlled trials of dietary supplements for weight loss failed to show efficacy of the product tested.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Jordan ’s Crossing Herbal Connections - 616001 - 07/20/2021
Unapproved and Misbranded Products Related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - July 21, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Nigeria: NAFDAC Warns Against Use of Unverified Covid-19 Herbal Medicine
[This Day] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned Nigerian researchers in the nation's ivory towers and other herbal medicine practitioners to desist from parading unverified medicinal products as suitable for curing COVID -19, without NAFDAC's approval. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Why We Didn't Approve Herbal Medicine for Covid-19 Treatment - NAFDAC
[Premium Times] The NAFDAC DG warned Nigerian researchers and other herbal medicine practitioners to desist from parading unverified medicine for the virus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Homeopath Arrested for Fake COVID Immunization, Vaccine Card Scheme Homeopath Arrested for Fake COVID Immunization, Vaccine Card Scheme
The Department of Justice alleges that the homeopathic doctor urged her patients to falsify vaccination cards to make it appear they had received FDA-authorized vaccines.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - July 15, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Dr. Deepak Chopra launches telehealth platform at the intersection of modern and alternative medicine
Patients can tap into the platform for a consultation that touches on health history, lifestyle, diet and spirituality.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - July 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news