Solid Tumors Respond to VEGFCheckpoint Inhibitor Combo


An early study of combination therapy targeting two key pathways involved in solid tumor progression suggested the approach has merit, demonstrating safety…

Health Tip: Minimizing Shortness of Breath


-- Shortness of breath is marked by difficulty breathing or intense tightening in the chest. Medical problems, strenuous exercise, extreme temperatures, obesity and high altitude can all trigger shortness…

Child mental health unit referrals ’up nearly 50’


Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOne primary school teacher: "We cry together over what we hear children say".Referrals to child mental health units from UK…

DR Congo Ebola declared public health emergency


Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Attempts to tackle the disease have included screening of people entering other countries from the DRCThe World Health Organization (WHO) has declared…

Feds Try to Recoup Billions in Medicare Advantage Overbilling


Health insurers that treat millions of seniors have overcharged Medicare by nearly $30 billion the past three years alone, but federal…

How Pharma Beats Washington Sackler Family Feud Billed for Rape Tx


Welcome to the latest edition of Investigative Roundup, highlighting some of the best investigative reporting on healthcare each week. How Big Pharma Wins Washington…