Alternative medicine

CU Pharmacy Alumnus have built a legacy in alternative medicine

Longtime friend and supporter Henry Leopold Strauss, 93, died peacefully on April 8, 2021 at the home where he had lived for 60 years. Strauss, RPh ’51 leaves a lasting legacy with the University and Colorado and the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, his alma mater.

Alternative medicine

Can alternative medicine systems like Ayurveda be harnessed to fight Covid-19?

Image source: FREEPIK Representative picture Even though vaccination against Covid-19 is in full swing, the pandemic continues to affect a huge population, severely affecting the economic and social fabric of the country. Many recommend using Ayurveda, India’s ancient alternative medical system. A Hindustan Times report from last December draws attention to the praise lavished on […]

Medical therapy

Physical health, improved quality of life with bariatric surgery compared to medical therapy

April 26, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Aminan A, et al. Patient-reported outcomes after metabolic surgery versus medical treatment for diabetes: insights from the STAMPEDE randomized trial. Presented at the American Surgical Association Annual Meeting; April 15-16, 2021 (virtual meeting). Disclosures: The authors report no relevant financial information. ADD A SUBJECT TO […]

Medical treatment

Recent Cases of Bad Faith Concerning the Reasonableness of Medical Treatment | Cozen O’Connor

In two recent cases, courts have shown great deference to physicians treating patients in determining the reasonableness of medical treatment. This deference seems to reflect a reluctance of the courts to decide what health care is appropriate for a patient. In Peterson v. Western National Mut. Ins. Co., 946 NW2d 903 (Minn. 2020), the policyholder […]

Medical treatment

Medical treatment equal to invasive therapy for spontaneous coronary artery dissection

April 09, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Disclosures: The authors report no relevant financial information. ADD A SUBJECT TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email when new articles are published on Please provide your email address to receive an email when new articles are published on . ” data-action=”subscribe”> Subscribe We have not been […]