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New hope for chemo patients with hair loss

Chemotherapy patients have been offered a new hope in combating hair loss associated with cancer treatment. Scientists have developed a strategy to protect the hair follicle from chemotherapy. Researchers at The University of Manchester say it could lead to new treatments that prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss – arguably one of the most psychologically distressing side… Read More »

As obesity rates in America soar, new weight loss drugs are in the offing that offer hope

The average American is getting shorter and fatter, and on the verge of matching the medical definition for obesity, according to a report this week from the Centers for Disease Control. The six new drugs to treat obesity set to release in the U.S. by 2026 can’t come soon enough. These weight-loss drugs could improve… Read More »

New Antibiotic, Zoliflodacin, Offers Hope Against 'Super Gonorrhea'

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Nov. 7, 2018 — Untreatable, antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea has become a chilling prospect in the United States, raising concerns that people might someday have to live with the sexually transmitted bacteria. But now there’s reason for hope. A newly developed antibiotic pill has proven effective against gonorrhea in early clinical trials. Zoliflodacin… Read More »