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Across the globe, 33 million people have atrial fibrillation (AF), a disorder of heart rhythm. In the United States, an estimated 3-6 million people have AF, and with our aging population, this number is expected to increase — AF occurs in 2 percent of those under...

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration expands approval of Sprycel (dasatinib) to include treatment of children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase.

source: Pharmaceutical Processing

The FDA granted approval to brentuximab vedotin, Adcetris Seattle Genetics, for the treatment of adults with primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma or CD30-expressing mycosis fungoides who have received prior systemic therapy.

source: Pharmacy Practice News

State Medicaid programs could see drug spending drop considerably by fully privatizing the delivery of pharmacy benefits, according to a recent study. Before the Affordable Care Act, states maintained their public pharmacy benefits...

source: FierceHealthcare

One doesn’t have to look very far to see how mental illness and emotional distress have been romanticized in the music world. But with the recent suicides of both Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington and Sound Garden’s Chris...

source: Forbes

Social stress can trigger changes in the brain that open the door to depression. Experiments in human brains and mice suggest that experiences such as bullying make the blood-brain barrier leaky, letting inflammation into the brain and altering mood.

source: New Scientist

Lumps get most of the attention when you think about the symptoms of breast cancer. You’ve probably heard that you should check your breasts regularly and be on the lookout for new or unusual bumps you can't remember being there before.

source: SELF


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