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Undergoing Chemo? Try This for 6 Weeks and Feel Better

For older adults undergoing chemotherapy, participating in a six-week structured exercise program can improve anxiety, mood and social and emotional well-being, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society, reports Healio. Being diagnosed with cancer often increases a person’s chances of experiencing anxiety and mood disturbances. This not only can… Read More »

More than half of ‘new’ drugs are no better than established treatments

Pointless pills? More than half of ‘new’ drugs are no better than established treatments at reducing the risk of early death, easing symptoms or improving quality of life A study assessed 216 drugs that entered Germany between 2011 and 2017  Only a quarter were judged to have a ‘considerable or major added benefit’  58% had… Read More »