Tag Archives: syndrome

Treating Long-Haul Syndrome

Long COVID, also known as long-haul COVID, chronic COVID or long-haul syndrome, refers to symptoms that persist for four or more weeks after an initial COVID-19 infection.1 Board-certified internist and cardiologist Dr. Peter McCullough discusses potential treatments for long-haul COVID in the video above,2 including which tests may be necessary and when to seek emergency… Read More »

Broken Heart Syndrome Is on the Rise

Smidt Heart Institute has published a study in the Journal of the American Heart Association1 in which they found cases of broken heart syndrome are increasing in middle-aged and older women, even before the pandemic. Broken heart syndrome is more than a myth or an old wives’ tale. The medical term for the condition is… Read More »

Pill may reduce diabetes risk for those with polycystic ovary syndrome

By Clare Wilson The contraceptive pill could lower the risk of polycystic ovary syndrome areeya_ann/Shutterstock Women with the hormonal condition polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which leaves them facing a higher than average risk of developing diabetes, may be able to lower that risk by taking the contraceptive pill, a large study has found. PCOS, which… Read More »

FDA Approves Livmarli (maralixibat) for the Treatment of Cholestatic Pruritus in Patients with Alagille Syndrome

[unable to retrieve full-text content]FOSTER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 29, 2021– Mirum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MIRM), a leader in rare liver disease, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Livmarli (maralixibat) oral solution for… Drugs.com – New Drug Approvals

Why ‘battered woman syndrome’ is not a straightforward defence for women who kill

Breadcrumb Trail Links Women News Health Canada Helen Naslund got 18 years for killing her abusive husband in his sleep. Now she’s seeking to have it reduced. ‘It feels like I’m in HELL, with no way out’ Author of the article: Tyler Dawson Publishing date: Aug 13, 2021  •  August 13, 2021  •  8 minute… Read More »