Tag Archives: Treatments

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 »

Simple Treatments For Depression

  Our emotions change with the ups and downs of our lives. This is perfectly natural, but a problem arises when the down feelings do not go away. This may be an indication of a mood disorder such as depression.   Depression afflicts people of all ages, but it is a particular problem for adults… Read More »