Drug information leaflets are ‘impenetrable’ and ‘unreadable’: Medicine pamphlets must be improved so patients can understand them, report claims

Drug information leaflets must be improved so they can be more easily read and understood, a report claims. The Academy of Medical Sciences has called for the pamphlets that come in medicine boxes to be made clearer to ensure ‘comprehension and readability’ for patients. Drug leaflets should also include information on the benefits of takingRead More

New Cancer Treatment Uses Patient’s Immune System To Fight Disease

NEW YORK (KDKA) – Scientists are reporting unprecedented success with a new type of cancer treatment. It uses the patient’s own immune system to fight the disease. Emma Collins looks like a typical 16-year-old girl now, but less than three years ago she was dying of cancer. Kashaun Lawhown, 7, was facing the same fate.Read More