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Annual event in southern Utah highlights suicide prevention and sparks hope during the holiday season

Annual event in southern Utah highlights suicide prevention and sparks hope during the holiday season

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Sponsors an International Suicide Survivors Day, November 2022 | File image, St. George News ST. GEORGE-On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention sponsors an International Suicide Survivors Day for people across the country. Teresa Willie, prevention specialist for Washington County, helped organize this event for …

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Rare success in Alzheimer's disease research opens hope for future therapies

Rare success in Alzheimer’s disease research opens hope for future therapies

CHICAGO, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The first big breakthrough in 30 years of Alzheimer’s disease research is giving impetus to clinical trials of “cocktail” treatments targeting the two hallmark proteins associated with the mind-stealing disease, according to interviews with researchers and pharmaceutical executives. Drugmakers Eisai Co Ltd (4523.T) and Biogen (BIIB.O) announced in September that …

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A 3D stock rendering of cancer cells attacking and growing on a human cell

Fast-track drug brings hope for prostate cancer as it could extend patients’ lives

Fast-track drug brings hope to prostate cancer as it could extend life expectancy for patients whose disease has spread Chances of living longer could be increased by a third, trials show The NHS will start offering the drug to eligible patients in the coming weeks Drug already available on the NHS for patients with localized …

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Trial participants will take the antiviral drug for ten days longer than people usually take it, to see if it takes longer to work

Hope for longtime Covid patients as Pfizer antiviral for patients with persistent symptoms tested

Hope for longtime Covid patients as new study will test Pfizer’s antiviral Paxlovid in patients with persistent symptoms months later 100 people who had long Covid symptoms for more than 3 months will take Paxlovid Researchers want to see if it will help with brain fog, fatigue and weakness 1 in 13 US adults suffer …

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