A medical pedicure is a noninvasive treatment that aids the health and appearance of feet and nails and heals calluses and toenail fungus.
An hour-long phone call with a hypnosis expert helped Julie Peck overcome her fear after her mom got COVID-19 and calmly take her son for a haircut.
Apart from this, the FDA will give the company access to more frequent meetings and may even grant Immutep "accelerated approval and priority review."
Two new “life-saving” treatments can now be used in UK hospitals, because they reduce the risk of death by 24% in people critically unwell with coronavirus – according to a preliminary study. Tocilizumab and sarilumab, anti-inflammatory drugs usually used for arthritis, can reduce the length of time in hospital by […]
A vaccine for COVID-19 isn’t likely to be available in the US until at least January, according to Dr. Anthony Fauci, America’s top infectious-disease expert. Several vaccines are in late-stage trials, and they could be granted emergency authorization in “January, could be later – we don’t know,” he told the […]
Eli Lilly has agreed to supply 300,000 vials of its COVID-19 antibody treatment in the US, pending the treatment’s emergency approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The US government has agreed to spend $US375 million on the vials, Eli Lilly said Wednesday. It said the therapy, bamlanivimab, would […]
The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) panel of experts questioned the safety standards of the agency’s COVID-19 vaccine approval at an advisory meeting Thursday. Independent experts in the FDA’s vaccine advisory board said they were concerned about a vaccine being rushed out, and later proving unsafe or ineffective, per Bloomberg. […]
Two experimental coronavirus vaccines developed by Pfizer and BioNTech received Fast Track status from the US Food and Drug Administration, the companies announced Monday. Pfizer shares gained nearly 3% in premarket trading Monday. BioNTech’s US shares surged as much as 11% in premarket trading Monday. Watch Pfizer and BioNTech trade […]
Some of the authors of a massive observational study of the antimalarial medication hydroxychloroquine published in The Lancet have retracted it. The study, published in May, had initially found that hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine did not appear to benefit coronavirus patients who took them and instead found that those who received […]
Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider’s weekly healthcare newsletter, in which we’re feeling very grateful for last week’s long weekend. I can definitely appreciate the benefits of a four-day workweek – at least amid a pandemic. Are you new to the newsletter? You can sign up here. How Moderna became […]
Insider’s Mikala Jones-Fielder went to Snatched LA in West Hollywood, California, to have the acne mesh treatment performed, then waited the full six weeks to see if she noticed any improvement in her skin. Acne meshing is a treatment that inserts very small threads into the skin. These threads cause […]
David Lat, a 44-year-old legal recruiter and blogger who was hospitalized with COVID-19, is now in critical condition, his husband said on Saturday. Lat, who has twice completed the New York City Marathon, had exercise-induced asthma but was otherwise in good health before he was hospitalized, he tweeted. Lat was […]
Researchers at Flinders University have developed a new vaccine believed to be the first in the world to be designed by artificial intelligence (AI). Funded by the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the vaccine is currently being rolled out for 12-month trials in the US. The rammifications […]
When a migraine hits, you need to act quick. Migraines affect over 38 million Americans. There are several types of treatments including over-the-counter pain relievers, prescription medications, and lifestyle modifications. If you suffer from migraines, you know all too well how important it is to treat these painful headaches aggressively, […]
According to a new study published in the American Journal of Medicine, 42% of new cancer patients lose their entire life savings in two years because of treatment. The same study found that 62% of cancer patients are in debt because of their treatment. In the US, the total medical […]
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions is calling the epidemic of drug overdose deaths "the top lethal issue" in the U.S. and urged everyone "create and foster a culture that's hostile to drug use."
Andi Peterson, a 26-year-old from Utah, went...