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Why Snopes Gets an ‘F’

In the barrage of information you come across daily online, how do you know what’s true and what’s nothing more than hearsay, gossip or all-out lies? Some people use Snopes as their go-to source for online fact-checking, believing it to give the unbiased and credible final word on all those widely-circulated stories. If you’re relying… Read More »

BrainStorm gets FDA okay for stem cell trial in MS patients

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to begin a clinical trial of its experimental stem cell treatment in patients with progressive multiple sclerosis. BrainStorm said on Monday it expects to start the U.S. Phase 2 trial in the first quarter of 2019. The U.S.-Israeli… Read More »

Mylan and Theravance Biopharma's COPD treatment gets FDA approval

(Reuters) – Theravance Biopharma Inc and partner Mylan NV on Friday won U.S. regulatory approval for their treatment for a chronic lung condition that causes breathing-related problems. The treatment, Yupelri here, is once-daily inhalable solution to be used by patients of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a lung disease characterized by wheezing or chronic cough.… Read More »