Category: Anti drug

Drug epidemic: Experts suggest consumption of ‘ice’ has increased alarmingly

The recent murder of a 60-year-old man in an apartment in Karachi’s Saddar neighborhood, allegedly by a 40-year-old woman living in his home, shocked the city after police investigation revealed the suspect was “on ice” for the criminal act. This grisly crime has opened a window into the silent epidemic of drug addiction sweeping the […]

Global Rheumatoid Arthritis Market Analysis and Forecast of $ 24.26 Billion, 2016-2020 and 2021-2026

DUBLIN, December 24, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The “Global Rheumatoid Arthritis Market (2021 Edition) – Analysis by Drug Type (NSAIDs, DMARDs, Corticosteroids, Others), Treatment, Diagnosis, by Region, by Country: Market Overview and Forecast with the Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2026)) ” the report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The Global Rheumatoid […]

Hepion Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of IND Application for CRV431 for Treatment of Liver Cancer

– New IND Expands Liver Disease Pipeline for CRV431 – – IND authorization allows CRV431 to go directly to phase 2 for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma – – The new IND offers a complementary therapeutic approach to the treatment of NASH and liver cancer with a single, single-dose oral agent – EDISON, NJ, Dec. […]

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs | UAMS News

View larger image Commonly used pain medications https://news.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/1-2.mp3 December 19, 2021 | Download this episode December 19, 2021 | Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, are among the most common pain relievers used in adults. They are also a common treatment for long-term health problems, such as arthritis and lupus. Most people are familiar with over-the-counter […]

Provisional prison for three police officers from Cadiz who collaborated with drug traffickers

Three police officers from Cadiz who collaborated with drug traffickers were sentenced to provisional prison terms. A judge ordered provisional prison for three officers of the Civil Guard, two active and one retired, who were arrested for their connection with drug trafficking networks in the province of Cadiz. Judicial sources have reported that the three […]

Haryana IPS officer chooses 25 villages to make them drug-free, violence-free

Haryana IPS officer Rakesh Kumar Arya, who currently serves as Hisar Channel’s IGP, has selected 25 villages under his jurisdiction that he plans to make drug-free. Arya said he himself would monitor all efforts in the drug crusade, starting with identifying drug addicts, through their treatment, to launching a campaign against drug trafficking. Arya (45), […]

Adverse effects of anti ‐ Covid ‐ 19 drug candidates and alcohol on hepatocyte cellular stress responses – Khalatbari – – Hepatology Communications

During the pandemic, dexamethasone, remdesivir, hydrochloquine, thapsigargine, camostat mesylate, and pralatrexate were reused drugs for COVID-19. However, the side effects on the liver associated with anti-COVID therapies are unknown. Cellular stresses by these drugs at 0-30 M were investigated using HepG2, Huh7 and / or primary human hepatocytes. Dexamethasone or remdesivir induced endoplasmic reticulum stress […]

OKYO Pharma Limited (“OKYO” or the “Company”) Announces the First Drug Candidate of its OK-101 Class Showing Both Anti-inflammatory and Eye Pain Reduction Potential for the Treatment of Dry Eye

LONDON, Dec. 13 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – OKYO Pharma Limited (LSE: OKYO; OTCQB: EMMLF), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of new molecules to treat inflammatory dry eye (SED) and eye pain, has the Pleased to announce that its drug candidate OK-101, which was developed to treat DED through its anti-inflammatory mode […]

All For New Zealand To Kick Tobacco – But Don’t Criminalize Smoking | Eleanor Margolis

I once lived with an activist vegetarian who grew up near a slaughterhouse. With a thousand-yard gaze, he spoke of how his bloody runoff would seep into his local playground. He hadn’t touched meat since those days. You often hear this sort of thing from vegetarians and vegans: that if you watched what was going […]

Ace Attorney characters are used to prevent Japanese children from smoking weed

Police in Osaka Prefecture in Japan are using the Ace Attorney figures in a campaign to tackle the use of marijuana among children. In one Capcom press release, the company revealed that it was working with the Osaka Police Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Awareness Program to produce 6,000 posters and 4,000 flyers featuring characters from The […]

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit who failed drug test dies during training session in Santa Anita Park – CBS Los Angeles

ARCADIA (CBSLA) –Medina Spirit, the horse who failed a drug test after placing first in this year’s Kentucky Derby race, died Monday at the Santa Anita Park race track in Arcadia. According to Craig Robertson, lawyer for Medina Spirit coach Bob Baffert, Medina Spirit suffered a heart attack after a workout. READ MORE: California bans […]

Bob Baffert’s lawyer claims tests show Kentucky Derby winner did not receive steroid injection

W. Craig Robertson III Says Testing of Split Samples of ‘Medina Spirit’ Reveals Positive Test for Betamethasone was from Topical Ointment LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lawyer for Hall of Fame coach Bob Baffert said testing of split samples taken from Kentucky Derby winner “Medina Spirit,” revealed that the horse’s positive test for betamethasone was the […]

U.S. FDA refuses to approve BeyondSpring’s neutropenia drug, stocks plunge

Dec. 1 (Reuters) – BeyondSpring (BYSI.O) said on Wednesday that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had refused to approve its neutropenia drug candidate, citing the need for further study, saying drop the company’s stock by 52% in pre-commercialization Commerce. Neutropenia, a decrease in the number of white blood cells (WBCs) is a […]

Left-wing Honduran leader could provide opportunities for US

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) – If Xiomara Castro’s large lead in Honduran presidential election continues, his left-wing government could present challenges, but also opportunities for a Biden administration that has struggled to resolve the issues of the country while keeping the current president Juan Orlando Hernández at arm’s length. There will be a painful story to […]

Ted Nugent Says Gene Simmons’ Anti-Vaxxer Comments Are “Not Truth, Logic and Common Sense”

Legendary rocker Ted nugent criticized again Gene Simmons for calling unvaccinated people an “enemy”, saying that the TO KISS The bassist / singer’s comments are “not truth, logic and common sense”. In an appearance on Talkshoplive‘s Rock n roll channel two weeks ago, Simmons said many people were turned away from the recently terminated group […]

Ganja Worth Crores seized from truck bound for Maharashtra in Hyderabad

Telangana police on Thursday arrested another interstate drug smuggling ring, seizing 1,820 kg of marijuana (ganja) from a truck in Abdullapurmet, a suburb of Hyderabad. Rachakonda Police Station Special Operations Team (SOT) arrested five hawkers and seized contraband goods from Sileru in Andhra Pradesh to Maharashtra. The ganja was moved from Sileru to Maharashtra via […]

Drug overdose deaths in the United States continue to rise during COVID-19 pandemic

Overdose deaths in the United States continue to rise during the COVID-19 pandemic, driven largely by deaths from synthetic opioids and illegal fentanyl, according to a preliminary study. report released on November 17 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). There was a record 100,306 fatal drug overdoses for the 12 months ending […]

ANF ​​seizes 2,285 kg of drugs valued at $ 168 million and arrests 30 hawkers

ISLAMABAD: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) seized 2,285.04 kg of narcotics worth US $ 168.539 million internationally, arrested 30 drug traffickers and confiscated 15 vehicles during 33 anti-narcotic strikes in all the countries. According to the spokesperson, the drugs seized included 113.88 kg of heroin, 2,076.85 kg of hashish, 79.85 kg of opium, 10 kg of […]

OIG Approves Free Drug Program Limited to Inpatients | Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

On November 16, the Office of the Inspector General of the US Department of Health and Human Services (OIG) released Advisory Opinion 21-16, approving an agreement under which a pharmaceutical manufacturer provides free trial units of a long-acting antipsychotic drug to certain hospitals for inpatient use (Arrangement). With this favorable review, the OIG offers insight […]

Anti-drug agent Sameer Wankhede tricked ex-wife’s cousin into case: PCN’s Nawab Malik

Sameer Wankhede’s father recently filed a libel complaint against Nawab Malik. (To file) Bombay: Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik on Thursday brought new allegations against the area director of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Mumbai, Sameer Wankhede, claiming that the officer wrongly accused his ex-wife’s cousin in a drug case to pressure his family not […]

Mayor’s office takes action to potentially open supervised consumption center

The London Breed Mayor’s Office is taking action to potentially open a supervised consumption center – a victory for advocates who pushed it to declare a state of emergency around the drug overdose crisis in San Francisco. The Chronicle of San Francisco broke history on November 16. Subsequently, Breed spokesman Jordan Wilson told the Bay […]

Game-changing anti-Covid pills made in India could be cleared for use in days

The cost will be much lower than the 700 dollars envisaged in the United States Strong points Molnupiravir is an oral antiviral drug for mild to moderate COVID-19 The drug is intended for adults at risk of progressing to severe Covid Pfizer Paxlovid pill may take longer, expert says New Delhi: Emergency use authorization for […]

What does the massive fentanyl seizure say about the security relationship between the United States and Mexico?

A recent seizure of fentanyl in Mexico highlighted the ability of organized crime groups to mass produce the lethal synthetic opioid. Still, the timing suggests that US officials may increase pressure on officials south of the border. At the end of October, members of the Mexican army and the National Guard raided a synthetic drug […]

Pfizer Reports Promising Results for Anti-COVID Pill PaxPAXLOVID, Plans to Submit Data for FDA Emergency Use Clearance

NEW YORK – A series of pills developed by Pfizer may reduce the risk of being hospitalized or dying from COVID-19 by 89% if taken within three days of developing symptoms, according to results released by the company on Friday pharmaceutical. In a study of more than 1,200 COVID-19 patients at higher risk of developing […]

Husband presses to force hospital to give wife ivermectin stalls

Tamara Drock’s husband wants Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center to give him the pest control drug. Doctors say it is not approved for COVID-19 cases. COVID Misinformation: FDA Warns Against Ivermectin As COVID Treatment This is just one of the many online rumors circulating about the coronavirus, the treatments and the vaccine. Staff Video, USA […]

Shaheen leads NH delegation in announcing more than $ 1.4 million in federal funding to support anti-drug efforts

November 01, 2021 (Washington, DC) – Today, U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee which funds the Department of Justice (DOJ), announced with U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) that New Hampshire will receive $ 1,402,083 in federal funds through community police (COPS) […]

Antengene Receives FDA Approval for IND for Phase 1 Trial of ATG-101 (PD-L1 / 4-1BB Bispecific Antibody) in Solid Tumors and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

SHANGHAI and HONG KONG, November 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Antengene Corporation Limited (“Antengene”, SEHK: 6996.HK), a leading innovative global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of world-class and / or first-class therapeutics Order in Hematology and Oncology, today announced that The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved […]

Hopes Rise for Anti-Covid Drug, Companies Move Regulator – The New Indian Express

NEW DELHI: Hopes have grown for approval of India’s first antiviral drug Covid-19 with two drugmakers reaching regulator, Central Drugs Standard Control Organization, with molnupiravir Phase 3 clinical trial data and requesting a marketing authorization for the pill. Called very promising in the treatment of coronavirus infection, the drug is said to clear the viral […]

Snapchat ban on drug sales ‘top priority’, says Snap

Executives from Snap, TikTok and YouTube defended their efforts to protect children on their platforms as members of Congress beat them on Tuesday with questions about the algorithms, security measures and practices they use to keep children safe. young people engaged with their applications. All executives have widely stated that they believe some explicit content […]

The anti-drug agency “hides” behind his son-in-law’s case: Nawab Malik responds

Nawab Malik said that “Over thousands of crores have been extorted from the city of Mumbai”. New Delhi: Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik told NDTV today that the anti-drug agency Narcotics Control Bureau is “hiding” behind the case of his son-in-law who was arrested in a drug case, describing his criticism of the agency as a […]

“DOJ’s initial report will not deter ICC from investigating EJKs”

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Justice (DOJ) initial report into suspicious deaths of suspected suspects at the hands of police officers during drug operations is not enough to deter the impending International Criminal Court (ICC) investigation into thousands of extrajudicial killings across the country, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said yesterday. Drilon, a former […]

Texas Longhorns linebacker Jake Ehlinger died of accidental overdose, family say

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The family of University of Texas student and Texas Longhorns linebacker Jake Ehlinger have said the 20-year-old’s death in May was due to an accidental drug overdose. ‘Absolute loss for words’: Longhorns linebacker Jake Ehlinger found dead off campus In a statement sent Thursday, the Ehlinger family said they learned that Jake […]

Cancer treatments, orphan drugs and gene therapies are big areas to watch in the specialty drug pipeline

In her presentation at the 2021 Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Nexus meeting, Aimee Tharaldson, PhD, highlighted the most anticipated specialty pharmaceutical drugs awaiting FDA approval, including several treatments for cancer and rare diseases. During her presentation at the 2021 Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Nexus meeting, Aimee Tharaldson, PhD, Senior Clinical Pharmacist of Emerging […]

British footballer jailed for 25 years in Dubai for launching bid to release CBD oil as family denounces ‘ridiculous arrest’

A British footballer jailed in Dubai for CBD vape oil has launched a desperate bid for freedom. The family of Billy Hood, 24, blasted his “ridiculous arrest” after being convicted of possession, sale and trafficking of drugs after police found only four small bottles of vape oil in his car. 5 Billy Hood sentenced to […]

Tuscarawas Ministry of Health receives funding for road safety

The Tuscarawas County Department of Health recently received $ 35,000 in federal funding for road safety from the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Office of Road Safety. The Tuscarawas County Department of Health will use grant funds to raise awareness and educate the public about road safety issues. Funds are channeled through the National Highway […]

New high-throughput test could help anti-COVID-19 drug development

The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) genome encodes four structural proteins, including the core (N), tip (S), membrane (M), and envelope proteins. The S protein is essential for the pathogenicity of SARS-CoV-2 because the receptor binding domain (RBD) of the S1 subunit of this protein binds to the angiotensin-2 converting enzyme receptor ( […]

Nampa Man pleads guilty to distributing methamphetamine | USAO-ID

BOISE – A Nampa man has pleaded guilty to distributing methamphetamine. According to court records, Allen Eugene McLean, 20, of Nampa, sold methamphetamine to another person on two separate occasions. On June 23, 2020, McLean sold 4.5 grams of methamphetamine and on August 13, 2020, he sold 26.7 grams of methamphetamine. As part of the […]

Democrat Todd Kaminsky and Republican Anne Donnelly vie for Nassau district attorney position

The state bail reform law has become a central issue in the race between Democrat Todd Kaminsky and Republican Anne Donnelly to become Nassau County’s next prosecutor. Kaminsky and Donnelly tout their crime-fighting backgrounds, as they seek to present themselves as the best qualified candidate to protect public safety. Donnelly, 57, of Garden City, has […]

Latin America – US-Mexico High Level Security Meeting tomorrow

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken (C), United States Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield (L) and Under Secretary of State for Emergency Preparedness, Democracy and human rights Uzra Zeya met with the foreign ministers of the nations of Central America and Mexico on the sidelines of the 76th session of the […]

Cancer drug restores blood-brain barrier to reverse Alzheimer’s disease in mice

As researchers continue to investigate the causes of Alzheimer’s disease and age-related dementia, one possibility is that a leaky blood-brain barrier may have a role to play, allowing easy passage of proteins. harmful. A new study explored how this defense could be strengthened through the use of an existing anticancer drug, the authors demonstrating promising […]

The mayor of Manila formalizes his candidacy for the Philippine presidency

MANILA, Philippines (AP) – The People’s Mayor of the Philippine capital on Monday submitted his candidacy for president in next year’s elections, vowing to alleviate coronavirus outbreaks, repair the country’s economy and cure the deep political divisions. Mayor Isko Moreno is one of many contenders for what is expected to be an overcrowded and politically […]

Collective efforts are needed to get rid of the drug threat: IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman said drug use leads to destruction and collective efforts are needed to liberate society from this threat. Addressing a ceremony held at FAST University in Islamabad, the IGP called on parents, family elders and teachers to continuously monitor children’s activities for their bright and secure […]

Memphis doctor says new COVID drug is not a substitute for vaccines

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Medical experts call an experimental antiviral pill developed by Merck and Company a game-changer in the fight against COVID-19. Dr Stephen Threlkeld, infectious disease specialist at Baptist Memorial Healthcare, says this pill is the latest potential weapon in the fight against COVID-19, a battle that seems endless. “This is the first therapy […]

Drug use increases in Colombia after pandemic

In Colombia, the problem against the trafficking and consumption of illegal drugs has not stopped even with the Covid-19 pandemic and the strict quarantine the country has known for more than three months. Since 1920, the marketing and consumption of cocaine, heroin and laudanum have been banned in the country. However, since the 1960s, the […]

‘World first’ anti-cocaine spray to deter drug use in pubs and clubs has been deployed in Darlington

A Northeastern police force has become the first in the region to use anti-cocaine spray to deter drug use in pubs and clubs. BLOKit is the world’s first surface coating designed to reduce the use of cocaine and other powdered recreational drugs. The clear substance can be placed on most surfaces and works by swelling […]

DEA Partnership May Add Member to Havasu Drugs Task Force | Local News

A partnership between Mohave County and the US Department of Justice this year could provide an additional officer in the Lake Havasu City anti-drug task force. Under the deal, Mohave County would provide a deputy sheriff to the United States Drug Enforcement Agency for at least two years. During the term of the agreement, the […]

Drug Coalition Secures Grant and Plans Community Events | Local News

A coalition formed to fight vaping and alcohol consumption among youth in Nicollet County is now supported by a federal grant. One of his first efforts is to co-sponsor educational events on October 7 for professionals and parents in the Mankato area. Nicollet County’s Adolescent Chemical Wellness Advocates are among the community entities sponsoring the […]

Lady A fake lawyer undeserving of the spotlight, anti-LGBTQ law hurts Ohio

Lady A didn’t deserve the platform paper gave her In response to the September 26 article, “Kelley discusses band name change“I was once a huge fan of Lady Antebellum, many years ago when they first gained popularity. I was even more of a fan when I heard they were changing their name to ‘Lady A […]

Eisai Seeks Fast-Track Approval for Alzheimer’s Drug Lecanemab

By Simon Spichak | September 28, 2021 Lecanemab, an investigational drug from Eisai for Alzheimer’s disease, appeared to clear amyloid plaques in 4/5 of the trial participants and slow cognitive decline in people with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease in phase 2B trials. Optimistic about the drug’s effectiveness, the company initiated its application for expedited FDA approval. […]

5 drug suspects arrested in Albay and Camarines Sur

INQUIRER.net stock photo LEGAZPI CITY – Anti-narcotic agents arrested five drug suspects on Monday afternoon in separate drug bites in Albay and Camarines Sur, a police report said on Tuesday. According to Police Major Maria Luisa Calubaquib, spokesperson for Bicol Police, the drug seizures have yielded several sachets of suspected shabu (crystal meth). In Naga […]

Reven tests antiseptic drug for treatment of COVID-19

WESTMINSTER – Reven Holdings Inc., a bioscience company developing potential treatments for cancer, viral diseases and inflammatory disorders, this month completed the first phase of a two-part trial of the antiseptic drug candidate RJX in the treatment of hospital patients with COVID-19[FEMININE Dans le cadre de l’essai, « 12 patients adultes hospitalisés atteints de pneumonie […]

Suex founder loses top job amid US sanctions, major exchange, and payment provider involved – Bitcoin News

The scandal around the sanctioned crypto broker Suex is growing in Russia where one of the co-founders of the OTC platform has been removed from his managerial position at a bank. Meanwhile, a drug organization referred the case to the Home Office and the central bank, asking authorities to investigate Suex’s links to financial firms […]

Indian iPhone advertising campaign connection: how ‘Dum Maaro Dum’ caught the attention of musicians around the world

When the new iPhone 13 ad hit the world last week, Indians had a field day and a reason to admire one of their own – composer RD Burman. The commercial opens with the contagious and iconic guitar riff of Pancham’s famous song “Dum maaro Dum” by Dev Anand and Zeenat Amaan-starrer Hare Krishna Hare […]

NDLEA trains narcotic assistants to strengthen the fight against drugs – Channels Television

A sample of the newly graduated narcotic assistants in their fainting parade at NDLEA Academy, Kotton Rikus in Jos, Plateau State on September 25, 2021. The war on drug abuse and trafficking has grown dramatically with the addition of hundreds of newly trained drug assistants to the workforce of the National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). […]

NCB Arrests Arjun Rampal’s Girlfriend’s Brother in Drug Case | Bombay News

The Mumbai unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), along with their Goa counterparts, arrested Agisilaos Demetriades, brother of Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal’s girlfriend, in a drug case. By Vijay Kumar Yadav, Bombay POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2021 4:42 PM IST The Mumbai unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), along with their Goa counterparts, arrested […]

Reven Holdings Announces Successful Completion of Part 1 of RPI015 Clinical Trial Evaluating Its Leading Antiseptic Drug Candidate RJX in Hospitalized Patients at High COVID-19 Risk

WESTMINSTER, Colorado – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Reven Holdings, Inc. (“Reven”) is a privately held biotechnology and clinical-stage pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of new treatment platforms for cancer, viral diseases – including COVID -19 – and inflammatory disorders. Reven today announced the successful completion of Part 1 of the two-part, two-cohort, multi-center […]

DGP bins reports link between team and drug mafia | News Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram: Casting a shadow of doubt on the reputation of the city police’s anti-narcotic operations, reports have revealed that law enforcement officials suspected that members of the DANSAF (District Anti-District Special Action Force) narcotics) here could have formed a connection with members of the narcotics. mafia. The allegations were refuted by the state police chief […]

Cyclica and IMPACT Therapeutics partner to advance the development of differentiated cancer drugs

Cyclica, the partner of choice for data-driven drug discovery, and IMPACT Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of targeted cancer therapies with a synthetic lethality approach, today announce that they have concluded a collaboration agreement on IMPACT Therapeutics’ development of differentiated targeted anticancer drugs. IMPACT Therapeutics will use Cyclica’s Ligand Express […]

Is Mexico’s most famous cartel capo still relevant today?

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – JANUARY 8: Joaquin Guzman Loera, also known as “El Chapo” is transported to … [+] El Altiplano Maximum Security Prison in Mexico City, Mexico on January 8, 2016. Guzman Loera, head of the Sinaloa drug cartel in Mexico, was considered Mexico’s most wanted drug lord. Mexican Marines captured “El Chapo” on […]

Criminal Justice Leaders Urge Supreme Court To Hear Safehouse Philly Case

OOn September 17, a group of 80 criminal justice leaders from across the country joined together to support the pending Federal Court case brought by Safehouse Philly, formally urging the Supreme Court to reconsider the ban on web sites. safe consumption (SCS). The coalition includes current and former elected district attorneys, state attorneys general and […]

Black attitudes towards crime and the police: city discussion

Michael fortner is professor of political science at the Graduate Center of CUNY and author of Black silent majority: Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment. He recently spoke with City newspaper associate editor Daniel Kennelly on how African Americans’ frustration with crime and disorder shaped the ‘tough against crime’ policy of the 1970s, […]

Julie Violette’s career led her to become a lawyer

CHILLICOTHE – She laughs remembering that she wanted to work in sports marketing. Instead, her life took a very different path. This is Julie Violette, former CEO of Big Brothers and Big Sisters who now runs the Ross County Child Protection Center. “This organization really touched me and continues my initial mission with BBBS,” she […]

Tisotumab Vedotin protocols have significant anti-tumor activity in all settings of metastatic cervical cancer

At a median follow-up of 13.0 months in the tisotumab vedotin / pembrolizumab cohort (n = 34), the ORR was 38% (n = 13; 95% CI, 22% to 56%), including 2 OR (6 %) and 11 PR (32%); there were 12 cases of SD (35%). “Given the limited sample size, first-line tisotumab vedotin plus carboplatin […]

Comment: Does too strong a message distract from the vaccine?

By S. Shyam Sundar/ For conversation With the FDA approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine and the continued rise of the delta variant, governments around the world have renewed their efforts to increase the number of people vaccinated by persuading the recalcitrant. On September 9, President Biden announced broad vaccination mandates, expressing his frustration with refractory […]

Pfizer recalls all lots of the anti-smoking drug Chantix due to its carcinogenic presence

Pfizer is voluntarily recalling all lots of its anti-smoking drug Chantix due to the high levels of carcinogens called nitrosamines in the pills. The the recall involves all lots of varenicline 0.5 mg and 1 mg tablets, the Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday. Long-term ingestion of the drug may lead to a “potentially increased […]

Austin doctor prescribing antiparasitic drug to COVID-19 patients, says resistance is politically motivated

AUSTIN, Texas (KWTX) – Some doctors in central Texas are prescribing ivermectin to treat patients with COVID-19 despite warnings from the Centers for Disease Control, the Food and Drug Administration and countless medical organizations. Ivermectin is an antiparasitic drug that exists in a form suitable for humans and another form suitable for animals. It is […]

Duterte in Philippines ‘to die first’ before facing ICC – The Durango Herald

Chief legal adviser to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte blasted the International Criminal Court’s decision to investigate allegations of crimes against humanity during its bloody war on drugs, accusing the body of being used as a pawn by the political opponents of the popular leader in the run-up to the elections MANILA, Philippines (AP) – Philippine […]

Hospital gets clearance to stop prescribing ivermectin for COVID-19, quashing lawsuit that forced him to administer the pest control drug

This photo shows Ivermectin drug tablets in Tehatta, western Benga, India on May 19, 2021. Soumyabrata Roy / NurPhoto via Getty Images An Ohio hospital has been sued for forcing him to prescribe ivermectin to a COVID-19 patient in intensive care. But an appeal against the lawsuit was successful, allowing the hospital to stop using […]

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