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BLOG: Adjunctive Medical Therapy for Glaucoma: The Case Against Timolol

August 30, 2021 1 minute read Biography/Disclosures Published by: Disclosures: Aref reports having been a speaker for Aerie and receiving research support from Allergan. 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 . […]

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Cost Analyzes of Guideline-Directed Medical Therapy for the Treatment of HFrEF

According to a recent study published in Open JAMA Network.1 In a simulation model, researchers found that adding dapagliflozin to guideline-directed medical therapy (GDMT) has the potential to produce substantial clinical gains in this patient population with an acceptable increase in associated costs. This study found that at a willingness-to-pay threshold of $100,000 per quality-adjusted […]

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HSA Expands Patient Treatment Options with Launch of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Clinic

Herbal Medicine Practitioner and MD Dr Irka Ebanks Treatment options have increased for patients at the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) with the launch of its first Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) clinic. Catering to those interested in pursuing treatments outside of orthodox medicine, the CAM Clinic includes its own herbal medicine dispensary. “CAM […]

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Lake James Urgent Care offers 24/7 medical care | Local News

MIKE CONLEY In the communities of Nebo and Lake James, there is a place where the whole family can find fast and affordable medical care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Located at 1610 NC 126 in Nebo, Lake James Urgent Care provides fast, affordable care for the whole family through office, home […]

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HSA opens alternative medicine clinic

Dr Irka Ebanks (CNS) The Health Services Authority has opened a Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) clinic, which offers non-orthodox treatments and a herbal medicine clinic. The service is offered from HSA’s new, spacious specialist clinic on the third floor of the Smith Road Center in George Town. Different types of natural products and herbal […]

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WCRI Update: No Delays in Medical Treatment of Workers’ Compensation at Height of Pandemic: Risk and Insurance

Study shows no significant delay in workers’ compensation care early in COVID-19 pandemic. A new study from the Workers Compensation Research Institute, titled “The Early Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Treatment for Workers Compensation Non-COVID-19 Claims,” found virtually no delays in treatment during the first two quarters of the pandemic. The report aimed to “investigate […]

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Electro-medical therapy can help treat intractable pain — Pain News Network

By Forest Tennant, PNN Columnist To maximize relief and recovery from intractable pain syndrome (IPS), it is advisable to use one or more electro-medical (EM) therapies. All individuals with IPS are strongly encouraged to try a variety of EM therapies, but only in addition or in addition to their current medical treatment. Electric current devices […]

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The fusion of conventional medical treatment with integrative medicine

Many cancer patients have two doctors like her – a medical oncologist and a naturopathic oncologist. Some medical schools add other programs to their curriculum. (Deposit Pictures) Tracy Gosson was first diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer in April 2019 after feeling tired and unloving for months. During her treatment, the founder of branding and […]

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Adding dapagliflozin to effective and cost-effective medical treatment in HFrEF

August 16, 2021 2 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Disclosures: Isaza does not report any relevant financial information. Please see the study for relevant financial information from all other authors. 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 […]

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Alternative medicine practitioners cannot use the title “doctor”: HC

The High Court, in a written verdict, said on Saturday that the Department of Health and Family Planning on September 3, 2014 unlawfully allowed practitioners of alternative medicine to use the title ‘doctor’ before their name. The bench of judges Ashraful Kamal and Razik-Al-Jalil also issued four directives, including the immediate development of a plan, […]

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Alternative Medicine Bible Review: Natural Remedies Book?

Alternative medicine refers to any practice that aspires to the therapeutic effects of medicine but lacks biological plausibility, is untested, untestable, or ineffective. Alternative therapies all have one thing in common: they exist outside the realm of medical science and are based on pseudoscience. When traditional practices are applied outside their original contexts without proper […]