Tag Archives: Prevention

FDA Clears nVNS Therapy for Prevention of Cluster Headache – Monthly Prescribing Reference

Da Hee Han, PharmD November 29, 2018 gammaCore is a non-invasive vagus nerve stimulator (nVNS) therapy The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared gammaCore (electroCore), a non-invasive vagus nerve stimulator (nVNS) therapy, for adjunctive use to prevent cluster headache in adults. Currently, there are no approved pharmacologic treatments for the prevention of cluster headache.… Read More »

Trial for HIV prevention drug could DOUBLE

Trial for HIV prevention drug PrEP could DOUBLE after warnings hundreds of gay and bisexual men face being turned away from accessing the ‘game-changing’ pill Currently, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is only available on a trial in England However, NHS England has today backed calls for the PrEP trial to double in size This would allow… Read More »

Make Cancer Prevention a Priority in 2019

Print this page FRIDAY, Jan. 11, 2019 — If one of your resolutions for 2019 is to improve your health, reducing your risk of cancer should be part of that goal, a cancer expert says. While cancer risk factors such as family history and aging can’t be controlled, lifestyle changes such as eating right, staying… Read More »