Notable News for the Week: August 31st, 2018

Notable News for the Week: August 31st, 2018

Exercise is Best for Managing Osteoarthritis: New Guidelines

New guidelines for best practices for managing osteoarthritis have been released by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

FDA Investigation on Valsartan Impurities and Recalls

The FDA is conducting an investigation into generic versions of valsartan, as some have been found to contain an impurity that doesn’t meet FDA’s safety standards.

Opioid Crisis Breakthrough: Non-Addictive Painkiller Found Effective

A painkiller has been tested in primates and found to be safe and effective.

How Our Brain and Personality Provide Protection Against Emotional Distress

A recent study suggest you can learn how to be resilient and manage your stress and anxiety.

Pushing Big Data to Rapidly Advance Patient Care

Technology offers a solution for moving research out of journals and into the clinic.

Gene-editing Hope for Muscular Dystrophy

Scientists have used gene-editing to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a large mammal for the first time.

 

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