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By admin / June 20, 2020

Coronavirus breakthrough: dexamethasone is first drug shown to save lives

A breakthrough has been discovered in one of the world’s biggest randomized, controlled trials for coronavirus treatment. Based in the...

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By admin / June 18, 2020

FDA Approves First Drug for Imaging Tau Pathology in Alzheimer’s Disease

Tauvid (flortaucipir F18) was recently approved for intravenous injection during PET imaging of for patients being evaluated for Alzheimer’s disease...

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By admin / June 17, 2020

The Effect of Personality Traits on Risk of Incident Pre‐dementia Syndromes

An intriguing new study was published this month in The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, proposing that personality traits...

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By admin / June 17, 2020

This Just In: FDA Approves Antibiotic to Treat Hospital-Acquired (HAP) and Ventilator-Acquired (VAP) Bacterial Pneumonia

On June 4th, 2020 the FDA approved Recarbrio (imipenem-cilastatin and relebactam) to treat HAP/VAP in patients over 18 years old....

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By admin / June 2, 2020

CMS Guidelines for Nursing Home Visits Post-COVID

It goes without saying that patients at nursing homes and other long term care facilities are at the most risk...

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By admin / June 2, 2020

FDA Authorizes First Standalone At-Home Sample Collection Kit for COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing

The FDA has officially authorized the first at-home sample collection kit that can be sent off to two different laboratories...

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By admin / May 21, 2020

Arthritis and its Connection to Cardiovascular Disease

Of people aged 65 years or older, 49.6% have reported doctor-diagnosed arthritis according to a 2015 national survey conducted by...

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By admin / May 19, 2020

FDA Approves First Drug for Steroid-Refractory Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GVHD)

In 2019 Incyte’s drug Jakafi (ruxolitinib) became the first medication FDA approved for the treatment of steroid-refractory acute GVHD in...

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By admin / May 14, 2020

Hot off the Press: FDA Approves New Treatment for Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction

Hot off the Press: FDA Approves New Treatment for Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction On May 5, 2020 after...

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By admin / May 14, 2020

Researchers provide new insights into hearing loss

Researchers provide new insights into hearing loss Between one-quarter and one-third of individuals older than 65 experience age related hearing...

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