Can a component of aspirin be a game-changer in neurodegenerative diseases?

A component of aspirin is believed to play a major role in neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases. Read more...

Researchers look at first signs of Alzheimer's to determine possible treatments

A team of researchers has discovered how connections between brain cells are destroyed in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. Read More ...

Versatile device sends electronic signal when it detects estrogen

Researchers have developed a new sensor that can detect low levels of E2, one of the primary estrogen hormones, in liquids. Read More ...

FDA approves 1st flu vaccine with an adjuvant

The FDA has approved the first seasonal influenza vaccine to contain an adjuvant — an ingredient added to improve the body’s immune response. Read More ...

Current news

A component of aspirin is believed to play a major role in neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.
Can any cancer cell form another tumor, or is it only select cancer stem cells that give rise to new cancer cells? The answer, a new study finds, is both.
Sanofi has unveiled a new 24-count tablet pack of Priftin (rifapentine) for the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI).
Researchers at Georgia State University have found that a novel class of antimicrobials inhibits the function of a key disease-causing component of bacteria.
Walgreens on Monday selected Deliv, a crowdsourced, last mile delivery company, to power its same-day prescription delivery service in Dallas.
Publix Pharmacies has expanded its offerings of free prescription medicines to include 90-day prescriptions of metformin, Lisinopril and amlodipine to customers with prescriptions.
During this time of year, pharmacists can give patients advice on how to keep weight off during the holiday season.
Celebrations with family, friends and colleagues often include alcohol. Encouraging healthy habits should be done at the pharmacy.
Results from a community partnership between HealthPartners, Sterling pharmacy, and PharmaSmart show the potential of community pharmacists to improve hypertension.
Kelley-Ross Pharmacy Group, ahead of World AIDS day on Dec. 1, shared some preliminary findings from its pilot HIV prevention program, One-Step PrEP.

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