Health science

Merck asks US FDA to clear promising anti-COVID pill

Drugmaker Merck on Monday asked U.S. regulators to clear its pill to treat COVID-19 in what would add an entirely new and easy-to-use weapon to the global arsenal against the pandemic. If cleared by the Food and Drug Administration – a decision that could come in a few weeks – it would be the first […]

Medical science

World Arthritis Day 2021 | Arthritis Myths and Facts

World Arthritis Day 2021: Rheumatic ailments have existed since ancient times and are even mentioned in Ayurvedic texts. Arthritis causes significant morbidity, poor quality of life and affects a person’s productivity, resulting in loss of livelihood and increasing the socio-economic burden on our society.Also read – What is cerebral palsy? Symptoms, Causes Treatment, Explained | […]

Medical drugs

Pennsylvania Senator Introduces Bill to Legalize Marijuana | News, Sports, Jobs

Legalized marijuana for adult use in Pennsylvania has won another Republican supporter. Senator Mike Regan, R-Cumberland / York, circulated a co-sponsorship memorandum signaling Regan’s intention to introduce legislation legalizing adult-use marijuana in the state. Regan explained his reasoning in a weekend guest essay distributed to newspapers in his Senate district. Regan helped draft the state’s […]