The Daily Health Policy Report is published for Kaisernetwork.org, a free service of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Panel Kaiser and Company Family members Foundation. All rights reserved.. An already-changing insurance market may face more transformation The Wall Street Journal: ‘Insurers are increasingly establishing brick-and-mortar shops that peddle individual and sometimes small-group health plans, with companies including Humana Inc., Aetna Inc. Continue reading
Angiogenesis inhibitors, study factors to limitations, solutions A fresh generation of cancer drugs made to starve tumors of their blood supply – called ‘angiogenesis inhibitors’-succeeds at first, but then promotes more invasive cancer growth-sometimes with a higher incidence of metastases, according to a fresh research in animals. The research clarifies similar findings in other animal studies and is in keeping with some early proof from a small amount of scientific trials with cancer patients. ‘People have thought that angiogenesis-inhibiting therapy should hinder metastasis, but these studies show this is not necessarily the case,’ says Gabriele Bergers, PhD, co-writer of a paper reporting the scholarly research in the March 3, 2009 issue of the journal Tumor Cell Viagra or Cialis . Continue reading
You agree that more research is needed doctors doctors learn more about the reasons for adolescent self harm and suicide also effective interventions be urgently developed.
Suicide in young people – the impact of social networking sitesWorldwide Suicide is the leading cause of death among young women and the third leading cause of death among young males after traffic accidents and violence. In a study in The Lancet study, research published the existing research to look at the association between self-harm and suicide in young people. Continue reading