Tag: "untested" at medical news
US Rejects More Food from India Than from Any Other Country
...ulator, Zheng Xiaoyu, for taking bribes to approve untested
medicine. China in consequence has prohibited its manufacturers from making toothpaste with diethylene glycol, a poisonous industrial solvent that had been found in countless toothpaste tubes sent to many countries around the world. Toothpaste usua...
Studies Reveal Inappropriate Use Of Drug-Coated Stents
...on market. Yet studies reveal that off-label or untested
use of drug-coated stents make up almost half of all uses of these devices for doctors treating blocked coronary arteries.However, even though the risk for complications is higher with off-label use, the absolute rate for patients are still low overa...
Nexus Between Psychiatrists and Drug Firms Dangerous, Say Critics
...f pharmaceutical firms resulted in prescription of untested
medicines to patients. Last month the venerable New York Times wrote, doctors who have close relationships with drug makers tend to prescribe more, newer and pricier drugs whether or not they are in the best interests of patients. It wrote about...
Off-label and Untested Use of Drug-coated Stents Appears Widespread
The off-label and untested
use of drug-coated stents in the treatment of coro...ctiveness of drug-eluting stents for off-label and untested
indications. Off-label indications included use of stents for restenosis, bypass graft lesion, and l...
Gay Men Put Themselves and Others at Risk by Inconsistent Condom Use
...nknown HIV status, as had approximately a fifth of untested
men (rising to 30% of untested
men with the greatest numbers of partners. Some myths about the causes of sexual risk taking were...
Specially Developed Proteins Could Help Resist Ageing
...isotope of hydrogen, deuterium. The research is untested
in larger animals and many previous attempts to achieve large lifespan extensions have failed to work in rodents and other animals. Many actually resulted in an increase in cancer risk. Dr Shchepinov believes the heavy isotopes extend lifespan by ...
USDA Gives Go-Ahead to Market Controversial Genetically Engineered Rice, LL601
...the rules, if you contaminate the food supply with untested
genetically engineered crops, we'll bail you out. ...n' policy that can only increase the likelihood of untested
genetically engineered crops entering the food supply in the future, and further erode trust in the ...
Women Alerted against "Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy"
...ing treated out there with handmade hormones. It's untested
hormone replacement therapy.Many women think they are getting a herbal treatment and are shocked to learn they are getting a hormone treatment." Professional Compounding Chemists of Australia, one of the NHRT's major wholesalers, defended the prac...
Importance of Retroviral Drugs Underestimated
... lives everyday but using her techniques which are untested
would prove dangerous. She declared that traditional medicine along with proper nutrition delay the development of HIV to AIDS-defining conditions. ...
Use of Nanoparticles in Sunscreen under Scrutiny
...ons that take into account the unique hazards that untested
and unassessed nanomaterials may pose. But John Bailey, executive vice president for science at the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, said that they are having a strict look out for all possible dangers and along with the FDA's authority ...
A great hope for quitters of smoking by researchers
...ying to completely give them up. These are largely untested
ideas. The aim of our research is to discover if there is a measurable difference in quitting success rates between the two groups in our trial." ...
Online recruitment criticised by doctors
...k as claimed by specialists is that the process is untested
and is leaving students bitter, angry and demoralised. Department of Health defends the system saying that it "reduces waste and bureaucracy". In this system students are required to apply online for a two-year foundation training course in hospi...
Factors That Might Increase The Risk Of Schizophrenia
...e, and family history of schizophrenia, as well as untested
risk factors such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease were considered . Based on prior scientific literature, the researchers also included celiac disease -- a chronic hereditary intestinal disorder that is characterized by an inability to abso...
Prostate cancer and Vitamins
...s self-administer vitamins and minerals,// and use untested
medical therapies in doses that multiply the daily recommended doses of these substances. Patients take these alternative therapies in hopes of helping their health but inadvertently endanger their health due to the drug interactions of the vitamins ...