Ο πρώτος Ειδικός, για τη Δαβιγατράνη, Παράγοντας Αναστροφής και στην Ελλάδα

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Η αντιπηκτική δράση μπορεί να αναστραφεί άμεσα σε επείγουσες καταστάσεις

Η Boehringer Ingelheim είναι στην ευχάριστη θέση να ανακοινώσει τη διαθεσιμότητα του πρώτου ειδικού παράγοντα αναστροφής ενός εκ των αντιπηκτικών φαρμάκων που κυκλοφορούν στην Ελλάδα. Πλέον, η δράση του συγκεκριμένου αντιπηκτικού μπορεί να αναστραφεί άμεσα σε επείγουσες καταστάσεις.1-3 Continue reading

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10 Health Problems You Think You Have

What symptoms are you worried about?

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Something’s off with your body— but you’re not sure quite what. Your likely first stop: The Internet.

We would encourage you to see your doctor if you suspect something is amiss with your health— after all, research shows that online symptom checkers are often wrong.

But despite some doctors warning against doing so, the fact of the matter is that we dotend to head to search engines at the first sign of a malady. We rounded up the top searched symptoms to find out the conditions we’re most curious about. Continue reading

Vatican Official Condemns Brittany Maynard’s Assisted Suicide

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The Vatican has condemned cancer patient Brittany Maynard’s decision to end her life, describing assisted suicide as an “absurdity”.

Ms Maynard, a vocal campaigner for the death with dignity movement, had been diagnosed with an aggressive malignant brain tumour on New Year’s Day and given six months to live.

The 29-year-old died in Oregon on Saturday after taking a life-ending drug legally prescribed by her doctor. Continue reading

Children who grow up in a recession are less self-obsessed

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Children who grow up in a recession are more likely to become well-rounded adults than those who enjoy an easy start to life, a psychological study has found. Continue reading

FDA Approves Dabigatran For Reduction of Risk and Recurrence of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the anticoagulant dabigatran (Pradaxa) “for the treatment of deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients who have been treated with a parenteral anticoagulant for five to 10 days, and to reduce the risk of recurrent DVT and PE in patients who have been previously treated,” according to a press release External Link from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Continue reading

Interferon-free therapy for hepatitis C cured 90% of patients

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Currently, doctors treating hepatitis C patients with cirrhosis (liver scarring) can only offer treatments that rely on the drug interferon, which unfortunately, only works for less than half of patients.

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Φως σε δυο γυναίκες χάρισε 46χρονη με το θάνατο της

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Φώς σε δυο γυναίκες, που αντιμετώπιζαν σοβαρότατο πρόβλημα όρασης, χάρισε με το θάνατο της 46χρονη, η οικογένεια της οποίας πρόσφερε τους κερατοειδείς για μεταμόσχευση!

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