By Marilynn Larkin
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Adding daily sets of heel raises and regular aerobic activity to compression is associated with increased healing rates of venous leg ulcers (VLUs), researchers say.
By Reuters Staff
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday expanded the approved use of the Gardasil 9 vaccine (Human Papillomavirus 9-valent Vaccine, Recombinant) to include women and men ages 27 through 45.
The expanded approval "represents an important opportunity to help prevent HPV-related diseases and cancers in a broader age range," Dr. Peter Marks, director of the FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, said in a press statement.
By Saumya Joseph
(Reuters) - Bausch Health Cos Inc, formerly Valeant Pharmaceuticals, said on Monday it received tentative U.S. approval to market its plaque psoriasis lotion, Bryhali (halobetasol propionate), for use in adults.
The company plans to launch the lotion in November after receiving final approval from the Food and Drug Administration, pending expiration of exclusivity for a related product, Bausch said in a statement.
By Lisa Rapaport
(Reuters Health) - Complementary and alternative medicine approaches might help relieve psoriasis symptoms, a research review suggests.
By Megan Brooks
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A large epidemiological study provides more evidence of a link between tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) and peripheral neuropathy (PN).