Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: en-us Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:54:13 EDT Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:54:13 EDT Experimental Ebola Vaccine Ready to Begin Human Trials National Institutes of Health and GlaxoSmithKline will conduct safety evaluations on collaborative treatment in human subjects starting this week. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:05:22 EDT Pharmacy Researchers Battle Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs New anti-superbug gel can penetrate the protective coating that makes certain bacteria resistant to traditional therapies. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:40:01 EDT Interpersonal Social Rhythm Therapy This podcast from the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance features Ellen Frank, PhD, distinguished professor of psychiatry and professor of psychology at the University of Pittsburgh, speaking on Interpersonal Social Rhythm Therapy, a psychotherapy developed for the treatment of bipolar disorder. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:09:01 EDT Bipolar Disorder This podcast from the Michigan State University Counseling Center provides an overview of bipolar disorder featuring David Novicki, PhD, professor and staff counselor at the Michigan State University Counseling Center. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:05:45 EDT Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents This podcast from the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance features Kenneth Towbin, MD, chief of clinical child and adolescent psychiatry at the National Institute of Mental Health. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:59:14 EDT Gestational Diabetes Exposure Contributes to Obesity in Adolescents Adolescents exposed to gestational diabetes in utero have a higher risk of developing impaired glucose tolerance. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:05:01 EDT Therapy in Development for Different Ebola Strains Researchers seek to get ahead of potential future Ebola outbreaks. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:57:51 EDT Self-Monitoring Blood Pressure Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Hypertension Self-monitoring is an effective method for hypertensive patients who are at risk for cardiovascular comorbidity. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:33:41 EDT Protein May Block Release of Ebola Virus, HIV TIM-family proteins may be able to block a wide range of viral infections. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:53:18 EDT Autism Risk with Prenatal Antidepressant Use Insignificant After Controlling for Major Maternal Depression Autism risk shown not to increase in children exposed to antidepressants in utero when researchers accounted for depression severity. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:25:47 EDT ZMapp Reverses Ebola Infection in Animal Testing Experimental drug results in 100% recovery in primates up to 5 days following infection. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:26:28 EDT For Better Adherence Following Stroke, Provide Prescriptions at Discharge Providing prescriptions when patients are discharged from the hospital after a stroke improves medication adherence, the results of a study suggest. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:30:01 EDT REMS Update Puts Spotlight on ER/LA Opioids Updated REMS attempts to stem the flow of extended-release, long-acting opioids to addicts while ensuring patients in severe pain retain access. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:31:27 EDT Despite Vaccine Controversy, Immunization Rates Remain High Among Young Children Vast majority of parents are opting for their young children to receive potentially lifesaving vaccines despite the controversy surrounding their right to refuse such immunizations. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:47:20 EDT Aspirin Is Potential Alternative to Traditional Anticoagulants Aspirin may reduce the risk of blood clots in patients who cannot use traditional anticoagulants, new research suggests. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:39:01 EDT Human Testing on Ebola Vaccine Will Begin Next Week Treatment co-developed by National Institutes of Health and GlaxoSmithKline gets fast-tracked as World Health Organization issues dire prediction. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:11:51 EDT New Guidelines Increase Statin Use Only Moderately Statin guidelines released jointly by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology more accurately identify patients with heavy arterial plaque buildup for therapy. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:29:10 EDT Ebola Infects ‘Unprecedented’ Number of Health Care Workers Limitations in available staff and protective equipment put medical personnel at increased risk. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:44:01 EDT Liberian Doctor Treated with Experimental Ebola Drug ZMapp Dies Efficacy of treatment still undetermined as World Health Organization raises cost of battle strategy. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 01:17:44 EDT American Heart Association: E-Cigarettes Should be Subject to Tobacco Laws The American Heart Association recommends removal of flavorings from e-cigarettes and restriction of sales and marketing aimed at minors. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:28:26 EDT