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Promising new sickle cell disease medicine wins FDA approval

This undated image provided by Novartis shows bottles of Novartis’s Adakveo. U.S. regulators have approved the new sickle cell disease medicine that can prevent extremely painful, dangerous “crises” in which misshapen blood cells clump together, reducing blood and oxygen flow. (Novartis via AP) After a recent decision by the FDA a better day could be… Read More »

GSK recalls popular heartburn medicine Zantac: U.K. medicines watchdog

FILE PHOTO: The GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) logo is seen on top of GSK Asia House in Singapore, March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Loriene Perera (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline Plc is recalling its heartburn medicine Zantac as a “precautionary measure” due to a probable cancer-causing impurity in the drug, Britain’s medicines watchdog said on Tuesday. The move follows the U.S.… Read More »

Toronto: Nicolas Cage Tells Spotlight Initiative Awards Art Is “Healthiest Medicine” – Hollywood Reporter

MOVIES 7:43 AM PDT 9/8/2019 by Christos Tsirbas The ‘Color Out of Space’ star, Keke Palmer (‘Hustlers’) and Chloe Bennet (‘Abominable’) were honored Saturday night at the Creative Coalition gala at the Toronto International Film Festival. Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage on Saturday night told the Creative Coalition’s Spotlight Initiative Awards dinner that art has a… Read More »