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Covid England: Third wave is NOT over despite falling cases

England’s Covid third wave is NOT over despite falling cases and there will be ‘bumpy moments’ this autumn and winter, warns deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam Professor Jonathan Van-Tam rejected claims the pandemic was ‘all over bar the shouting’ today He warned Britain was likely to face some ‘bumpy moments’ during the autumn… Read More »

Doctors are A THIRD more likely to prescribe opioids later in the day, study finds  

Doctors are A THIRD more likely to prescribe opioids later in the day, study finds Physician fatigue and schedule may effect their decision-making  Opioid over-prescribing is blamed in part for the current US opioid epidemic  University of Minnesota researchers found that 4% of patients with early appointments get opioid prescriptions  By the end of the… Read More »

FDA Approves Third of New Migraine Drugs

Sept. 28, 2018 — The FDA has approved the third of a new type of drug to prevent migraine headaches in adults. Galcanezumab-gnlm (Emgality) targets calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), a molecule that’s produced in nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord. The FDA approved two other CGRP drugs for migraine — erenumab (Aimovig) and fremanezumab-vfrm… Read More »