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The Guardian

Immunotherapy has changed cancer medicine. But it's no miracle cure
The Guardian
In medicine, choosing the right patient is as important as selecting a great drug. Over a thousand immunotherapy trials are under way but researchers fear that they are fuelled less by promising evidence than by the urgency of drug companies to produce ...



Florida Times-Union

UF Health Jacksonville dean of medicine Leon L. Haley Jr. becomes ...
Florida Times-Union
Leon L. Haley Jr., who joined UF Health Jacksonville as dean of the University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville last January, will become UF Health ...

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Pew Research Center

Shows on crime, medicine make working in science look good, say ...
Pew Research Center
Many Americans are exposed to science through TV and movies, and they come away with a positive impression of working in science, technology and ...

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STAT

You've heard about precision medicine. Now get ready for precision drug ads
STAT
he drug industry spends billions each year to promote its medicines to the masses, blanketing popular TV shows 1 and magazines with ads. Now, digital companies are increasingly trying to pry away a share of that money for ads that target specific ...



NewsOK.com

Doctors struggling to get patients to take their medicine
NewsOK.com
For many patients, taking medicine to stay healthy reinforces the idea that they're sick, which can be especially troubling for people with diseases that are traumatic, stigmatized or painful. No one wants to dwell on their illness, but with each pill ...



MetroWest Daily News

Substance in Milford man's pocket medicine, not meth, lawyer says
MetroWest Daily News
A lawyer told a Framingham District Court judge the bundles of aluminum foil found in his client's pockets on Saturday contained holistic medicine for an internal ...

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WFXG.com

Augusta University Sports Medicine partnering with local high schools
WFXG.com
The Jaguar Sports Medicine's Richmond County Outreach Program provides each of the local high schools—except for magnet schools—with a full-time athletic trainer. The athletic trainer will administer care during team practices and games as well as ...



UW Badger Herald

UW Shelter Medicine Program fights off disease affecting Dane County dogs
UW Badger Herald
Earlier this month, dogs at the Dane County Humane Society were diagnosed with a contagious illness, which prompted University of Wisconsin Shelter Medicine Program and Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory to work together to help the dogs.



Telegraph.co.uk

British biotech joins race to find 'living medicines' for cancer after cash injection
Telegraph.co.uk
The world's first medicine of this kind - Kymriah, developed by Swiss drugs giant Novartis in partnership with British biotech Oxford BioMedica - won US approval this summer after helping cure children with an aggressive type of leukemia in clinical ...

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Empathizing With Narrative Medicine
Hospitals & Health Networks
Keeping the human element in medicine is increasingly difficult in the era of big data and technology, but the growing field of narrative medicine seeks to maintain empathy between provider and patient. Narrative medicine functions under the idea that ...


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