October 2015

Drug regimen - Photo by: rjp - Source: Flickr Creative Commons

The shocking truth about Step therapy

Step therapy use is increasing steadily as it’s a strategy that should minimize risks for the patient while keeping therapies’ cost under control. Step therapy, in fact, starts by administering to the patient the safest …



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How our mind works when we think?

Does the secret to transforming the everyday into the extraordinary lies in our own brain? It is not difficult to feel inspired by other people’s most amazing actions. What most people usually do not realize …



Lung Cancer - Photo by: Yale Rosen - Source: Flickr Creative Commons

A New Drug Shines Hope On Lung Cancer

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today granted accelerated approval for Keytruda (pembrolizumab) to treat patients with advanced (metastatic) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose disease has progressed after other treatments and with tumours that …