Things To Do If You Are Preparing For USMLE

United States Medical Licensing Examination or USMLE is a doorway to enter the medical profession. Obviously, this would be your most important examination to crack if you want to start your career in the medical field. In order to understand all the necessary things to do and learn about USMLE, you should have a thorough… Read More »

Ionis’ Tegsedi gets a U.K. boost after NICE reverses initial guidance

The path for Ionis’ Tegsedi in the U.K. looked rocky after a preliminary “no” last year from England’s drug-price watchdog. Fortunately for the drugmaker, that decision was reversed. Tuesday, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) released (PDF) final guidance recommending Tegsedi’s placement on England’s National Health Service for treatment of nerve damage from… Read More »

As NYC declares emergency over measles outbreak in small area, larger city is threatened

A measles outbreak among a small segment of schoolchildren in New York has prompted the city’s Mayor Bill de Blasio to declare the public health crisis an emergency in parts of Brooklyn. But the actual danger is the sheer number of children in the the NYC public school system that go unvaccinated — which threatens… Read More »