Cholesterol vaccine could replace statins for 300,000 Britons as NHS drugs watchdog approves ‘game-changing’ six-monthly injection NHS drugs watchdog approved cholesterol-lowering jab inclisiran Hundreds of thousands of people will receive injections from their GP twice a year Drug treatment reduces ‘bad’ LDL cholesterol levels by about 50% By Eleanor HaywardRead More →

In recent years, scientists have developed monoclonal antibodies – proteins that mimic the body’s own immune defenses – capable of fighting various diseases, including certain cancers and autoimmune diseases such as Crohn’s disease. Although these drugs work well, one drawback is that they must be injected. A team of MITRead More →

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the US Department of Justice (DOJ) review health care providers’ Medicare bills for amniotic injections. These injections are only eligible for reimbursement by Medicare in limited circumstances, and providers who bill Medicare for non-reimbursable amniotic injections risk facing allegations of fraudRead More →

(CNN) – A British company that makes products to treat lung conditions could end up in the hands of one of the biggest the biggest cigarette manufacturers, sparking an outcry from health charities calling on the UK government to block the deal. Marlboro maker Philip Morris International (PMI) on SundayRead More →

(CNN) – A UK company that makes products to treat lung conditions could end up in the hands of one of the largest cigarette manufacturers, sparking an outcry from health charities calling on the UK government to block the deal. Marlboro maker Philip Morris International (PMI) on Sunday increased itsRead More →