Positive Phase 3 Results for Novel Schizophrenia Drug

The investigational agent xanomeline-trospium (KarXT, Karuna Therapeutics), which combines a muscarinic receptor agonist with an anticholinergic agent, helps improve psychosis

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Gene Variants Found to Protect Against Liver Disease

Rare gene variants are associated with a reduced risk for multiple types of liver disease, including cirrhosis, researchers say. People

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Is Prostasin a Clue to Diabetes/Cancer Link?

People with elevated levels of protein prostasin seem to have a higher risk of developing diabetes and dying from cancer,

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Is Lp(a) a Marker for Aortic Calcium Onset?

Lipoprotein(a) has long been thought to be a potential marker of aortic valve disease, and the population-based Rotterdam Study in

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Does Cannabis Help With Menopause Symptoms?

Many women with symptoms of menopause are turning to cannabis for help, researchers have found, despite a lack of evidence

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Mini Robots; Low Uninsured Rate; Primary Care for Cancer

Are Mini Robots Coming to Your Hospital? Super-small robot crabs could one day perform delicate surgical tasks, like repairing small

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Are Mini Robots Coming to Your Hospital?

Imagine being wheeled into the operating room where your surgical team awaits – the surgeon, the anesthesiologist, and … a

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FDA Approves Topical PDE4-Inhibitor Roflumilast for Psoriasis

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved roflumilast 0.3% cream for the topical treatment of plaque psoriasis, “including

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Blood Treatment Safe, Promising for Stiff-Person Syndrome

Therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE) is safe, well-tolerated, and improves symptoms in most patients with stiff-person spectrum disorders (SPSD), a group

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