Tag Archives: Treatment

Health Care Industry Spends $30B A Year Pushing Its Wares, From Drugs To Stem Cell Treatment

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Hoping to earn its share of the $ 3.5 trillion health care market, the medical industry is pouring more money than ever into advertising its products — from high-priced prescriptions to do-it-yourself genetic tests and unapproved stem cell treatments. Spending on health care marketing… Read More »

South Africa reports successful third-line HIV treatment programme

People with resistance to first- and second-line antiretroviral drugs can still achieve high rates of viral suppression in the first year on third-line regimens according to a South African study published in the January issue of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. Third-line therapy was defined in the study to be any treatment regimen… Read More »

Acne treatment: Four topical creams and products to treat the skin condition

Acne is a common skin condition causing spots, oily skin and sometimes skin that’s hot or painful to touch. Most people with acne experience it on their face, but many also get it on their back, while some also develop it on their chest. Treatment for acne depends on how severe it is. Over-the-counter topical… Read More »