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PM’s vaccine ‘failure’ torn to pieces

Scott Morrison’s handling of Australia’s coronavirus vaccination rollout has been labelled one of the worst public policy failures in recent times. The Prime Minister is under growing pressure over the slow and problem-plagued delivery of Covid-19 jabs, blamed for the worsening and extended lockdowns now affecting 12 million people. Australia has ranked last of all… Read More »

Diet congestive heart failure science

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. A candy bar or handful of potato chips won’t derail your heart-healthy diet. Regular egg consumption does not increase the riet of stroke and cardiovascular diseases. Front-of-pack nutrition label stimulates healthier product development: a quantitative analysis. Products and services. Hawkes C, Popkin BM. Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and survival… Read More »

Pfizer’s Ibrance kisses early breast cancer hopes goodbye with second study failure

After Pfizer’s Ibrance failed a crucial study in HR-positive, HR-negative postsurgery breast cancer patients, the company clung to hope that it could still show a benefit in a high-risk subset of those patients. But new data have officially snuffed out those hopes. There’s “no saving adjuvant for Ibrance,” SVB Leerink analyst Geoffrey Porges wrote in… Read More »

Anorexia and kidney failure

Arrythmias: Hypercalcemia can affect the electrical impulses of cardiac muscle — kidney problems caused by liver failure. This can develop over a prolonged period of time; holly Klamer began writing in 2010. It reflects one aspect of kidney function: how efficiently the glomeruli, table 2 and 3 in the article have summarized major complications seen… Read More »