MINNEAPOLIS — “Hopeful” isn’t an official NFL injury designation, but it’s the word a source uses to explain the Sunday game status of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, who reportedly received this week platelet-rich plasma injections for his strained right calf as part of the push to play Minnesota. PrescottRead More →

Researchers are studying ways to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of millions of inhalers used to treat asthma and COPD. Together with Kindeva – a Loughborough-based drugmaker – the University is developing a new way of delivering medicine to the lungs via an inhaler using greener propellants.Read More →

Inhalers are small, hand-held devices that deliver medicine directly into your lungs. They treat lung conditions including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Albuterol, the drug most commonly used in inhalers, is only available by prescription. But there are a variety of over-the-counter (OTC) options used to treat mildRead More →

Asthma is an extremely common respiratory condition – it is estimated that more than 330 million people live with it worldwide and, therefore, it is a major health concern for the World Health Organization (WHO ). Although we often don’t know the cause of asthma, it can be triggered byRead More →

An internist with little formal training recklessly injected a dangerous dermal filler into patients seeking breast and penile enhancements — often with extremely harmful results — at dozens of offices in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and the United States. Connecticut, authorities charged. Carrying the product in duffel bags, Dr.Read More →

LAWRENCE — Gladys Araceli Ceron was just 16 when she left her family in the Dominican Republic to attend medical school in Venezuela. In her twenties, after graduating, completing a residency and working in rural communities, she opened a medical practice in Venezuela specializing in gynecology and aesthetics, according toRead More →