Event Update: Patient-Focused Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Meeting
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Event Update: Patient-Focused Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Meeting

On March 5th, Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy hosted a new kind of meeting at their annual conference. Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) held the meeting in Washington DC with a…

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Celebrate a Holiday your Kidney will appreciate: World Kidney Month!
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Celebrate a Holiday your Kidney will appreciate: World Kidney Month!

Last week was World Kidney Day! And in fact, the whole month of March is kidney month - so there's no excuse to brush up on some key kidney facts…

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American Liver Foundation and Antidote Launch Clinical Trial Matching Tool to Accelerate Liver Disease Research

NEW YORK (PRWEB) MARCH 13, 2018 – The American Liver Foundation (ALF), the nation’s largest patient advocacy organization for people with liver disease, announced today the launch of an online…

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Two Thirds of Pancreatic Cancer Patients Don’t Receive Needed Treatments. Why?
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Two Thirds of Pancreatic Cancer Patients Don’t Receive Needed Treatments. Why?

The Southern Daily Echo originally reported that a majority of pancreatic cancer patients don't receive life-extending treatment after diagnosis. Recently, the Pancreatic Cancer UK charity reported that only a small…

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A Drug That Can Mimic Exercise May Be Closer Than You Thought
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A Drug That Can Mimic Exercise May Be Closer Than You Thought

Scientists in California at Salk Institute for Biological Studies are currently developing a drug that can mimic the effects in the body usually obtained from exercise, reports the National Post.…

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