Drug News (Medindia)

New Method Aids to Produce Cheaper, Long Lasting Vaccines

Novel technology helps to produce vaccines which require no refrigeration and have a shelf life of many years. They could be transported to regions of the world without electricity and refrigeration.

Healthy Lifestyle Increases Life Expectancy

Following a healthy lifestyle during middle-age can increase life expectancy and reduce the chances of cancer, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Life expectancy could increase by up to 8 years in men and 10 years in women.

Drug Combination may Reverse Osteoarthritis

Combination of two previously studied osteoarthritis drugs works better than either drug alone, Salk researchers discovered, according to a study done on rats.