How to combat the impact of inflation on healthcare costs in retirement – Reuters News in France and abroad

How to combat the impact of inflation on healthcare costs

Gasoline, food and housing prices have skyrocketed over the past year. Less noticeable, for some, is the rising cost of health care. Medicare, the US government’s national health insurance program for Americans age 65 and older, has imposed a 14.5% premium increase for Part B (ambulatory care coverage) for 2022, a record high and nearly … Read more

Researchers identify an immunotherapy target to combat glioblastomas

Journal Reference: Nourhan Abdelfattah, Parveen Kumar, Caiyi Wang, Jia-Shiun Leu, William F. Flynn, Ruli Gao, David S. Baskin, Kumar Pichumani, Omkar B. Ijare, Stephanie L. Wood, Suzanne Z. Powell, David L. Haviland, Brittany C. Parker Kerrigan, Frederick F. Lang, Sujit S. Prabhu, Kristin M. Huntoon, Wen Jiang, Betty Y. S. Kim, Joshy George, Kyuson Yun. … Read more

Stealth nanomedicines combat cancer and cut toxic effects of chemo

Journal Reference: Wen Wang, Paul Joyce, Kristen Bremmell, Robert Milne, Clive A. Prestidge. Liposomal 5-Fluorouracil Polymer Complexes Facilitate Tumor-Specific Delivery: Pharmaco-Distribution Kinetics Using Microdialysis. Pharmaceutics, 2022; 14 (2): 221 DOI: 10.3390/pharmaceutics14020221 Now, world first research conducted by the University of South Australia has identified that the frequently used chemotherapy drug (5-FU or Fluorouracil) is 100 … Read more

New treatment to combat obesity and heart disease

Journal Reference: Eunhee Chung, Samuel D. Offei, U-Ter Aondo Jia, Juan Estevez, Yessenia Perez, Hadi D. Arman, Francis K. Yoshimoto. A synthesis of a rationally designed inhibitor of cytochrome P450 8B1, a therapeutic target to treat obesity. Steroids, 2022; 178: 108952 DOI: 10.1016/j.steroids.2021.108952 Yoshimoto collaborated with Eunhee Chung, an associate professor in the UTSA College … Read more

Russia’s nukes now ‘ACTIVE’ as Missile Command and Navy put on ‘combat duty’ after Putin’s orders – Reuters

Russias nukes now ACTIVE as Missile Command and Navy put

RUSSIA’s nuclear weapons are now ‘alive’ as the country’s Missile Command and Navy are placed on combat duty on orders from Vladimir Putin. Kremlin Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said all Russian nuclear forces have been bolstered by additional personnel. Russia’s defense minister says the country’s nuclear forces are now ‘active’Credit: Newsflash Vladimir Putin on Sunday … Read more

Repurposing FDA-approved drugs may help combat COVID-19

Journal Reference: Anoop Narayanan, Manju Narwal, Sydney A. Majowicz, Carmine Varricchio, Shay A. Toner, Carlo Ballatore, Andrea Brancale, Katsuhiko S. Murakami, Joyce Jose. Identification of SARS-CoV-2 inhibitors targeting Mpro and PLpro using in-cell-protease assay. Communications Biology, 2022; 5 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s42003-022-03090-9 “The SARS-CoV-2 vaccines target the spike protein, but this protein is under strong selection … Read more

Pokémon Legends: Arceus, first impressions of exploration and combat from the Japanese press

Pokemon Legends Arceus first impressions of exploration and combat from

With the launch of Pokémon Legends: Arceus almost upon us, they have been released in Japan new previews of the work of Game Freak, which offer us details and first impressions on combat, exploration and challenge level of the game. Famitsu talked about the new direction Pokémon Legends: Arceus has taken with respect to the … Read more