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Vaccines may arrive in record time, but the virus has been faster

Scientists have created candidate vaccines, which eventually could protect billions of people from COVID-19, with astonishing speed, compressing scientific efforts that usually take years into months. But the leader of a key drug trial said Tuesday that the blistering research pace has nonetheless been too slow to catch the coronavirus. “We are now five months… Read More »

This CrossFit Athlete Set an Unofficial World Record for the Memorial Day Murph Challenge

Monday saw fitness enthusiasts all over the country take part in CrossFit’s annual Memorial Day Murph Challenge, a physically grueling WOD named for Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy that honors the lives of service members lost in combat. The Murph consists of a 1-mile run, 300 squats, 200 pushups, 100 pullups, and another 1-mile run. On… Read More »

NHS winter crisis: Number of A&E patients treated in four hours falls to record low in December

Worst ever NHS A&E performance figures for December show 400,000 patients faced four-hour waits as record-low 79.8% were treated in the target time More than one in five people in A&E December spent more than four hours there Last week 18,251 ambulance patients waited 30 mins or more to be handed over Doctors said hospitals… Read More »

US cancer death rate drops by most on record

Dive Brief: The rate of cancer deaths in the U.S. fell by a record 2.2% between 2016 and 2017, extending a nearly three-decade long decline largely driven by fewer Americans smoking cigarettes as well as better detection methods and new treatments. Since 1991, when the cancer death rate peaked, the American Cancer Society has recorded… Read More »

Global Pharmacy Management System Market Outlook, 2019-2024 – Market Projected to Record a CAGR of 10.73% – ResearchAndMarkets.com – Business Wire

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Pharmacy Management System Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 – 2024)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Global Pharmacy Management System Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of 10.73% during the forecast period (2019-2024). Key Highlights The American College of Clinical Pharmacy estimates that around 5 billion prescriptions will… Read More »

FDA approves Clinuvel’s rare genetic disorder treatment, shares at record high

(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Australian drugmaker Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd’s treatment for a rare inherited disorder that causes skin damage from exposure to light, sending its shares to a record high on Wednesday. The treatment, Scenesse, is an under-the-skin implant that treats erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP), a painful disorder that causes the… Read More »