Coping Strategies Linked to Distress, QOL in Caregivers of Stem Cell Recipients
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 -- For caregivers of patients with hematologic malignancies undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), coping is related to psychological distress and quality of life (QOL), according to a study published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Second Death in Trial of Experimental Alzheimer Drug Raising Concerns
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 -- Two people have now died from brain hemorrhages that may be linked to an experimental drug for Alzheimer disease, calling into question the medication ' s safety. A 65-year-old woman with early-stage Alzheimer disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Second Person to Die in Trial of Experimental Lecanemab For Alzheimer's Concerning
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 -- Two people have now died from brain hemorrhages that may be linked to an experimental drug for Alzheimer disease, calling into question the medication ' s safety. A 65-year-old woman with early-stage Alzheimer disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Organ Donations Increase When Motorcyclists Gather
Researchers have quantified the link between large motorcycle rallies, fatalities, and organ donations. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul Hsieh, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

States Where Biomedical Engineers Earn The Most Money In 2022
Find out where biomedical engineering salaries are the highest in the U.S. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andrew DePietro, Contributor Tags: Personal Finance /personal-finance Money /money Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Investing Source Type: news

Word of the Month: What is TRIPS?
What is TRIPS? (Source: The Catalyst)
Source: The Catalyst - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ernest Kawka and Douglas Petersen Tags: Vaccines Coronavirus TRIPS Waiver Word of the Month Source Type: news

Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC Expands Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP, 8.4%, 50 mEq/50 mL Vial, 20-Count Carton due to Vial Breakage UPDATED November 28, 2022
Lenoir, North Carolina. Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC, (Exela) is expanding their recall, adding fourteen (14) lots to the ongoing voluntary recall of forty-nine (49) lots of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP, 8.4%, 50 mEq/50 mL vial, 20-count carton. A total of 63 lots are now being recalled to the c (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - November 29, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

What Can We Learn From The Growing Measles Outbreak In Ohio?
There is a growing measles outbreak in Columbus, a warning of how vulnerable our children are to infectious diseases and overburdened hospitals. We can —and must—do better. Here are some ways. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Judy Stone, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Boston cancer firm axes 75% of staff after FDA rejection
A Boston cancer firm is laying off most of its staff after bad news from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

UK Covid lab errors may have led to more than 20 deaths
Mistakes by staff at Immensa clinic resulted in incorrect test results, finds disease protection agency (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Turkeys dying too fast for farmers to get compensation, MPs told
Trade group chief notes ‘worst bird flu outbreak that we’ve seen’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rite Aid pilots small-format stores to serve 'pharmacy deserts'
Rite Aid Corporation has launched a pilot program to plant a series of small-format stores in “pharmacy deserts,” opening its first location in Craigsville, Virginia this month. The new stores will occupy approximately 3,000 square feet, compared to the standard Rite Aid Pharmacy (NYSE: RAD) footprint of 11,000 to 15,000 square feet. The company said the smaller format stores will st ill feature a full-service pharmacy and a retail assortment of health and wellness products. The Craigsville… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

St. Pete startup uses crypto to fund surgeries
The organization has funded four surgeries through cryptocurrency so far and is looking to expand in the next year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Devonta Davis Source Type: news

Brain MRI Data & Machine Learning Models Might Help In Diagnosing ADHD
In a new study, researchers made a breakthrough by potentially finding a far more robust mechanism through which ADHD diagnosis via brain MRI scans might become a reality in the future. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anuradha Varanasi, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Medical Masks Similar to N95 Respirators for Preventing COVID-19
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 -- For health care workers providing care to patients with COVID-19, the risk for COVID-19 does not differ significantly with use of medical masks versus N95 respirators, according to a study published online Nov. 29 in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news