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Cancer: Breakthrough treatments to target drug resistance

The world’s first drugs designed to stop cancer cells becoming resistant to treatment could be available within the next decade, scientists have said. A £75m investment to develop the drugs has been announced by the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR). Chief executive Prof Paul Workman said cancer’s ability to adapt to drugs is the biggest… Read More »

National Drug Take Back Day encourages people to dispose unneeded medicine – FOX13 Memphis

National Drug Take Back Day encourages people to dispose unneeded medicine MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Hershey Burnett doesn’t remember the exact moment he first got hooked to drugs, but he can still remember the impact.  “It was like you found something that changed the way you feel to instantly change the way you feel,” Burnett said.… Read More »

Surprise billing, drug rebates among likely reforms this year, S&P Global says

Dive Brief: Strong bipartisan support in Congress could spur passage of surprise billing legislation before the 2020 elections, a new S&P Global report predicts. President Donald Trump has promised to end the practice, and both Senate HELP Committee Chair Lamar Alexander, D-Tenn., and ranking minority member Patty Murray, D-Wash., have sent proposals to the Congressional… Read More »