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Fertility App Helps Anti Abortion Group Using US Federal Grants

Fertility App Helps Anti Abortion Group Using US Federal Grants

In US federal grants intended to help poor women obtain contraceptives are being used to promote a  tracking app funded and operated by anti-birth control and anti-abortion campaigners. The Femm app sows doubt about the birth control pill and promotes itself as a natural way for women to “avoid or achieve” pregnancy. The app collects women’s…

Health Insurance Despite Demanding From The Private Sector

Health Insurance Despite Demanding From The Private Sector

As per the Ayushman Bharat shceme, government has saying in parliament that it will not revise rates of the health insurance despite demanding from the private sector for working. At present, there is no proposal to review the prices of packages being offered under the Ayushman Bharat shceme. They have also saying that they do…

Stem Cell Transplantation Increase the Frequency Of Survival

Stem Cell Transplantation Increase the Frequency Of Survival

According to the study registry data showing that there is indeed a correlation between treatment resulting and the frequency of the service provided stem cell transplantation. This applies in particular to the survival chances of patients; The more frequently the transplantation team performs the procedure, the higher the chances of survival. In contrast, no studies…

Treatment For Systemic Sclerosis Associated Interstitial Lung Disease

Treatment For Systemic Sclerosis Associated Interstitial Lung Disease

The US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Arthritis Advisory Committee has recommended approval of nintedanib (Ofev, Boehringer Ingelheim) for the treatment of systemic sclerosis associated interstitial lung disease (SSc-ILD). The committee voted 10 to 7 that the data did provide substantial evidence of nintedanib’s efficacy for SSc-ILD, and 14 to 2 (with 1 abstention) that the safety…

Quantitative Image Analysis Exploring HIV Spreads

Quantitative Image Analysis Exploring HIV Spreads

As the spread of pathogens like the human immunodeficiency virus; is studying in a test tube, i.e. in two-dimensional cell cultures; even though it hardly reflects the much more complex conditions in the human body. Using innovative cell culture systems, quantitative image analysis, and computer simulations, an interdisciplinary team of scientists exploring HIV spreads in…

Electronic Device For Those With Profound Hearing Loss

Electronic Device For Those With Profound Hearing Loss

In this study the researcher talks about cochlear implant which is an surgically-implanted electronic device that restores hearing for those with profound hearing loss. Two hundred people a year meet the criteria for the surgery to receive an implant, but the government currently funds 40 operations for adults nationally each year. This base figure hasn’t…

High Levels Of Estrogen In The Womb Linked To Autism

High Levels Of Estrogen In The Womb Linked To Autism

Scientist have identified a link between exposure to high levels of estrogen sex hormones in the womb and the likelihood of developing autism. The findings are published today in the journal Molecular Psychiatry. The discovery adds further evidence to support the prenatal sex steroid theory of autism first proposed 20 years ago. Levels of estrogen In…

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First Needle-Free ‘Rescue’ Drug For Low Blood Sugar

The researches find that the a real advance for Americans with diabetes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday gave the nod to a needle-free method of helping people recover from an episode of dangerous low blood sugar. Therefore The new formulation, called Baqsimi, contains the rescue medication glucagon; but is instead give as…