All posts by susan ward

Recon: Merck to Buy Peloton for $1.1B to Boost Cancer Pipeline – Regulatory Focus
21 May
10:15

Recon: Merck to Buy Peloton for $1.1B to Boost Cancer Pipeline – Regulatory Focus

Posted 21 May 2019 | By Michael Mezher  Welcome to Regulatory Reconnaissance, your daily regulatory news and intelligence briefing. In Focus: US Merck agrees $1bn deal to buy biopharmaceutical company Peloton (Financial Times) (WSJ) (Reuters) (Endpoints) (Law360-$) (Press) Merck’s Keytruda fails as monotherapy in breast cancer study (Reuters) (Endpoints) (PMLive) (Press) […]

4 Your Health: Artificial intelligence diagnosing cancer – KVOA Tucson News
21 May
10:14

4 Your Health: Artificial intelligence diagnosing cancer – KVOA Tucson News

KVOA, virtual channel 4, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Tucson, Arizona, United States. KVOA consistently delivers the stories that people care about, and a highlight of its top-rated newscasts is News 4 Tucson Investigators, the station’s award-winning investigative unit. Source: https://kvoa.com/4-your-health/2019/05/21/4-your-health-artificial-intelligence-diagnosing-cancer/

CBD reduces craving and anxiety in people with heroin use disorder – EurekAlert
21 May
10:14

CBD reduces craving and anxiety in people with heroin use disorder – EurekAlert

Cannabidiol (CBD) reduced cue-induced craving and anxiety in individuals with a history of heroin abuse, suggesting a potential role for it in helping to break the cycle of addiction, according to research conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published May 21 in the American Journal […]

Third-Annual Pet Anxiety Awareness Campaign Kicks Off on June 2 – P&T Community
21 May
9:44

Third-Annual Pet Anxiety Awareness Campaign Kicks Off on June 2 – P&T Community

TAMPA, Fla., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kristen Levine Pet Living, a popular online resource for pet parents, today announced the official kick off of the third-annual Pet Anxiety Awareness campaign (PAAW) will begin on June 2nd this year. This observance was created by nationally-known pet lifestyle expert, Kristen Levine, to […]

Body camera video shows grandmother’s CBD oil arrest at Disney – WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
21 May
8:39

Body camera video shows grandmother’s CBD oil arrest at Disney – WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Body camera video recorded by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office deputies involved in the arrest and transport of a 69-year-old grandmother on suspicion of CBD oil possession at Walt Disney World shows the deputies worked to accommodate her when she started having a medical episode. Hester Burkhalter, […]

CBD home parties gaining popularity in Utah, but are the products safe? – KJZZ
21 May
7:24

CBD home parties gaining popularity in Utah, but are the products safe? – KJZZ

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — Utah women are working to break the stigma when it comes to cannabis by bringing designer CBD products into your home. Say goodbye to Mary Kay. Your Avon lady has a new gig. They’re called the Healthy Honeys. The products are made by women for […]

‘We Have A Lousy System Of Care’: Access To Treatment Isn’t Keeping Up With Nation’s Skyrocketing Teen Suicide Rate – Kaiser Health News
21 May
3:45

‘We Have A Lousy System Of Care’: Access To Treatment Isn’t Keeping Up With Nation’s Skyrocketing Teen Suicide Rate – Kaiser Health News

Children and teens are regularly waiting days in emergency rooms before a bed opens up in hospital psychiatric units. Adult and child psychiatrists alike are in short supply because the field is one of the lowest-paying medical specialties. And depression among teens is only getting worse. In other public health […]

CBD Gel Promising for Fragile X Syndrome – Medscape
21 May
3:45

CBD Gel Promising for Fragile X Syndrome – Medscape

SAN FRANSICO — A clear transdermal cannabidiol (CBD) gel (ZYN002, Zynerba Pharmaceuticals) improved emotional and behavioral symptoms experienced by children and adolescents with fragile X syndrome in a phase 2 open-label study, the company reports. ZYN002 met its primary endpoint, with patients demonstrating a 46% improvement in the total score […]

First Area Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Lebanon – WOSU
21 May
3:44

First Area Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Lebanon – WOSU

The rush to see which medical marijuana dispensary would be the first to open in Southwest Ohio is over. About Wellness Ohio welcomed customers Tuesday morning, across the parking lot from Walmart, in Lebanon. Not just anyone can walk in. There’s a camera on the door and customers have to show […]

CBD Oil Brands Containing Unadulterated Pure CBD Without Added Ingredients Are Favored – Yahoo Finance
21 May
2:44

CBD Oil Brands Containing Unadulterated Pure CBD Without Added Ingredients Are Favored – Yahoo Finance

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ / ACCESSWIRE / May 21, 2019 / Many of the top-selling CBD brands that existed in the early days before the current CBD frenzy and before the substance commenced its’ entrance into the mainstream were pure products consisting of simply pure, organic CBD in a carrier oil […]