Sunday, July 12, 2020

Cannabis Reduces the Severity of PTSD Symptoms, Finds Study

A new study has found that cannabis reduced the severity of the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Researchers from Washington State University, who conducted the study, said it could be due to a combination of certain components in cannabis, causing the therapeutic effect.

Five Deaths Reported in a New Ebola Outbreak in DRC, Says UNICEF

UNICEF, on Monday, said five people, including a 15-year-old girl, died from Ebola in a new outbreak of the virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This is the 11th Ebola outbreak in the DRC. Ebola is a highly contagious virus that is transmitted through bodily fluids.

Study Finds a Potential Biomarker for Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease

A new study has found that a potential blood-based biomarker called Neurofilament light chain could help in the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurological disorders. The biomarker levels could also help in managing the neurological condition.

Amivas Gets FDA Nod for IV Artesunate to Treat Severe Malaria

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced the approval of intravenous artesunate for the treatment of severe malaria in adults and children. IV artesunate is developed by Amivas, a Maryland-based company that is dedicated to ending the battle against malaria.

FDA Warns Chinese Drug Manufacturer for Releasing Products without Microbial Tests

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning letter to a Chinese drug manufacturer called Guangzhou Tinci Materials Technology Co. Ltd. For releasing products without performing microbial tests. The company develops active pharmaceutical ingredients and OTC drugs.

Active Male Capsules Recalled Due To Presence of Tadalafil

Natural Remedy Store has voluntarily recalled all lots of a male sexual enhancement supplement called Active Male after the FDA found that it was tainted with undeclared tadalafil, a prescription drug that is advised for the treatment of Erectile Dysfunction.

Anorgasmia: Sexual Boost Injection “O Shot” Hits Jamaican Market

O Shot, a sexual boost injection, has been in demand in the Jamaican market because most women have been reporting complaints of difficulty in achieving orgasm. O Shot, manufactured by Prosurgicare, is a platelet-based shot injected directly into the female genitals to achieve an intense orgasm.