AstraZeneca's vaccine may trigger rare immune response that leads to clots in some people

AstraZeneca's vaccine may trigger rare immune response that leads to clots in some people

Two separate research teams in Germany and Norway claimed the shot may, in very rare cases, cause the body to attack its own blood platelets, triggering deadly clots in the brain.

Introducing ‘Vaxzevria’: AstraZeneca renames Covid vaccine as firm fights off controversy over drug

Introducing ‘Vaxzevria’: AstraZeneca renames Covid vaccine as firm fights off controversy over drug

Also on Canada halts AstraZeneca vaccine roll-out for people under 55, citing ‘substantial uncertainty’ amid blood clot concerns On Monday, Canada joined the growing list of countries that have suspended or placed restrictions on the drug’s use.

British American Tobacco wins approval to test Covid vaccine on humans

British American Tobacco wins approval to test Covid vaccine on humans

BAT said KBP had cloned a portion of the genetic sequence of coronavirus and developed a potential antigen, which is then inserted into tobacco plants for reproduction.The company, which was bought by BAT in 2014, says it can also temporarily encode tobacco plants with the genetic instructions to produce specific target proteins.

A loss for the natural health community: FDA claims ALL homeopathic medicines are marketed illegally

A loss for the natural health community: FDA claims ALL homeopathic medicines are marketed illegally

While those in the industry agree that labeling regulation is needed to stop non-homeopathic products from being marketed as homeopathic and that truly dangerous remedies need to be removed, the FDA is taking the opportunity to eliminate a huge source of competition for its Big Pharma supporters.

75 Safe and Effective Herbal Remedies

75 Safe and Effective Herbal Remedies

Rather than herbs being too weak, many drugs are too strong, and using herbal remedies may help allleviate your symptoms without as many side effects.Extrapolating from the 39 most rigorous studies, they estimated that drug side effects kill an astonishing 106,000 U.S. hospital patients per year and cause 2.2 million serious, nonfatal problems.

It was his dream job. He never thought he'd be bribing doctors and wearing a wire for the feds.

It was his dream job. He never thought he'd be bribing doctors and wearing a wire for the feds.

The former sales representative sold Novartis pharmaceuticals on the eastern end of Long Island, N.Y.Agnes Lopez / for NBC News"For more than a decade, Novartis spent hundreds of millions of dollars on so-called speaker programs, including speaking fees, exorbitant meals, and top-shelf alcohol that were nothing more than bribes to get doctors across the country to prescribe Novartis's drugs," said Audrey Strauss, the acting U.S. attorney for southern New York, whose office prosecuted the case.

Dexamethasone: What is the new life-saving coronavirus drug?

Dexamethasone: What is the new life-saving coronavirus drug?

Chief investigator Prof Peter Horby on Tuesday described the findings as a “major breakthrough”, saying dexamethasone was the only drug so far that has been “shown to reduce mortality” among coronavirus patients experiencing severe respiratory problems.

Sunscreen chemicals enter bloodstream after a single application

Sunscreen chemicals enter bloodstream after a single application

That study, looked at four popular chemical sunscreens – avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene, and ecamsule – were absorbed from the skin into the bloodstream after a single day of use.

World's most expensive drug to be given to children for free through lottery

World's most expensive drug to be given to children for free through lottery

The lottery system — which has been called a managed access program — would establish a bi-weekly draw for babies under the age of two who live in countries where Zolgensma is not approved.Just two drugs for spinal muscular atrophy are approved in the US.

Cardinal Principles of Homeopathy

Cardinal Principles of Homeopathy

2) Law of Simplex or Single Remedies: The law of simplex or single remedies is the second Cardinal principle of Homeopathy and states that only one, single medicine should be prescribed to a patient at one point of time.

Avoid these 5 foods that lower testosterone levels

Avoid these 5 foods that lower testosterone levels

The following positive lifestyle changes may help naturally boost your testosterone levels: Exercising regularly Following a balanced diet that includes fresh, healthy foods Maintaining a healthy weight Sleeping well every night Keep your hormones balanced by avoiding foods that lower testosterone like soy and certain types of fat and live a healthy lifestyle to maintain your overall health.

World's first male contraceptive injection could be available in six months

World's first male contraceptive injection could be available in six months

The world’s first contraceptive injection for men could be available for consumer use within six months, after Indian scientists announced that clinical trials have been completed on the drug.

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Spray-on bandages could help protect wounds and deliver life-saving drugs in far-flung places where immediate medical care is not available, according to a new study.But now scientists have developed an electrospinning device with a smaller electric field that could safely deposit bandages onto skin, the study states.

After 68% of Patients Were Cured of PTSD in Phase-2 Trials Clinics May Soon Offer MDMA Therapy

After 68% of Patients Were Cured of PTSD in Phase-2 Trials Clinics May Soon Offer MDMA Therapy

As MDMA is now being recognized as a groundbreaking cure for emotional trauma, a new clinic in Pennsylvania could become one of the first legally-sanctioned facilities for using the psychoactive drug on treatment-resistant PTSD in the United States.

World-first trial investigating psilocybin psychotherapy for anorexia commencing in US

World-first trial investigating psilocybin psychotherapy for anorexia commencing in US

The team at the Johns Hopkins Psychedelic Research Unit has been at the forefront of the modern psychedelic science renaissance, exploring the effects, and potential medical uses, of a number of psychoactive compounds including LSD, DMT and MDMA.

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

As a physician and researcher, Peter C Gøtzsche has firsthand experience with the criminality behind the pharmaceutical industry — and subsequently exposed the massive fraud in “Deadly Medicines and Organized Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare.”.

AOC asks pharma CEO why $2,000 HIV drug costs just $8 in Australia: 'People are dying for no reason'

AOC asks pharma CEO why $2,000 HIV drug costs just $8 in Australia: 'People are dying for no reason'

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had a simple question for the head of a major drug company : why should a $2,000 HIV treatment be available for just $8 in Australia?

Sunscreen chemicals easily absorbed into the bloodstream

Sunscreen chemicals easily absorbed into the bloodstream

Maximum plasma levels of the chemicals it tested for – avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene and, in one sunscreen, ecamsule – were well above the level of 0.5 nanograms per millilitre (ng/mL) at which FDA guidelines call for further safety testing.

Top Six Benefits of Colostrum

Top Six Benefits of Colostrum

Multiple studies have evaluated the use of colostrum in raw milk, including the effects on body composition, metabolism, recovery from surgery and protection against viral diseases, including rotavirus responsible for diarrheal illnesses.13. Researchers believe this indicates bovine IgG is functionally active throughout the intestinal tract, helping to prevent gastrointestinal tract infections and lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation.

Blueberries Beat Drugs for Hypertension

Blueberries Beat Drugs for Hypertension

But new research delivers better news: according to a study out of King’s College in London, blueberries can lower blood pressure as effectively as medication and can reduce heart disease risk by 20 percent.

Treating Mercury Toxicity With Emeramide

Treating Mercury Toxicity With Emeramide

He also published a paper 3 in the respected medical journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in 1992, detailing how the presence of glutamine synthetase in the cerebrospinal fluid may be a potential diagnostic biochemical marker of Alzheimer's disease, as well as more than 100 other studies, 4 including a review of the relationship between mercury and autism, 5 and research showing how the chelating agent he developed, emeramide (NBMI), protects against the cytotoxicity of mercury.

Doctors prescribe MDMA as first government approves drug as PTSD treatment

Doctors prescribe MDMA as first government approves drug as PTSD treatment

But the drug could soon be used as a treatment for patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after Israel approved it to treat 50 patients. Several studies have shown that MDMA can have positive effects in patients suffering post-traumatic stress disorder.

Purdue Pharma Seeks to Expand an ‘Attractive Market’

Purdue Pharma Seeks to Expand an ‘Attractive Market’

Purdue Pharma Claims Persecution for Opioid Crisis, Sackler Blames Addicts The documents allege the Sackler family engaged in a decade of deception to push OxyContin on doctors and patients despite knowing it was highly addictive, resulting in overdoses and deaths.

Rubber Chicken Recalled

Rubber Chicken Recalled

The rubber is believed to have come from a seal on a piece of equipment, which was pinched during processing and ended up in the nugget "blend." 1 According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), the recall is due to contamination with "extraneous materials," and although no adverse reactions have been reported, you should not consume them.

The Many Benefits of Cannabis and Cannabidiol (CBD)

The Many Benefits of Cannabis and Cannabidiol (CBD)

Yet, despite the legalization of cannabis for adult use in 10 states in the past few years and the inclusion in the 2018 Farm Bill of industrial hemp as a crop, 2 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), up until recently, listed CBD as a Schedule I drug, the most dangerous drug category reserved for drugs like heroin and LSD.

The extraordinary therapeutic potential of psychedelic drugs, explained

The extraordinary therapeutic potential of psychedelic drugs, explained

But there’s a need, Davis said, “to make sense of these experiences and to bring them into your day-to-day life in a way that doesn’t discount the meaning.” That doesn’t necessarily have to be therapy or one-on-one counseling with a guide, but it’s crucial to integrate the experience into your daily life, whether that’s taking up a new practice like yoga or meditation, spending more time in nature, or just cultivating new relationships.

Growing Hemp Legalized in This Country

Growing Hemp Legalized in This Country

1 The change in hemp’s legal status was a long time coming and paves the way for this beneficial plant to be treated like other crops, instead of an illegal substance.

Commonly Used Chemotherapy Medications Are Made From Periwinkle

Commonly Used Chemotherapy Medications Are Made From Periwinkle

Vinca alkaloids inhibit cell proliferation by binding to microtubules, which can cause a mitotic block and apoptosis … Side effects of [vinblastine] consist of toxicity to white blood cells, nausea, vomiting, constipation, dyspnea, chest or tumor pain, wheezing and fever.

Fentanyl Is Now the Leading Cause of All Overdose Deaths

Fentanyl Is Now the Leading Cause of All Overdose Deaths

As Dr. Harshal Kirane, director of addiction services at Staten Island University Hospital in New York City, said in a news release, "It represents an evolution of the opioid crises in which patterns have shifted to a much more potent drug, putting users at a greater risk of overdose and death." 11 Are Doctors Prescribing Fentanyl for Everyday Pain?

Does anyone think this is strange?

Does anyone think this is strange?

There is the underlying assumption that a person's thoughts, moods, temperaments, levels of stress,, etc have no effect on healing outcome of the drug or diet and are consequently not investigated as part of the study.