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Japan's “Blade Library” offers joy of blade running to amputees

TOKYO (Reuters) – Haruta Saito, a young Japanese amputee who dreams of becoming a Paralympian, remembers strapping on a prosthetic “running blade” for the first time. The 10-year-old boy, who had his right leg amputated at age two, never had…..

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Japan's “Blade Library” offers joy of blade running to amputees

TOKYO (Reuters) – Haruta Saito, a young Japanese amputee who dreams of becoming a Paralympian, remembers strapping on a prosthetic “running blade” for the first time. The 10-year-old boy, who had his right leg amputated at age two, never had…..

Chi-Med, AstraZeneca lung cancer drug shrinks resistant tumors

LONDON (Reuters) – An experimental cancer drug discovered by Hutchison China MediTech has demonstrated promising activity in shrinking tumors in lung cancer patients whose disease had worsened following treatment with approved medicines. The treatment, which Hutchison China MediTech or “Chi-Med”…..

Trump says he could jettison drug czar pick

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would review a report that his nominee for drug czar championed a law that weakened the government’s ability to fight the nation’s opioid epidemic, and said he could consider…..

Intensive resistance training safe, effective for women with osteoporosis

(Reuters Health) – High-intensity resistance and impact training (HiRIT) may improve bone and muscle strength in select postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, according to a small study in Australia. Some researchers and clinicians specializing in bone health caution, however, that the…..

Regeneron-Sanofi drug succeeds mid-stage study

(Reuters) – Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi SA said on Monday their drug to treat inflammation in the esophagus, mainly caused by food allergies, met the main goal of a mid-stage study. The drug, dupilumab, was statistically significant in improving…..

More men than women infected with oral human papillomavirus

(Reuters Health) – Roughly one in nine U.S. men have oral infections of the cancer-causing human papillomavirus (HPV), more than triple the infection rate for women, a new study suggests. HPV is among the most common sexually transmitted diseases. Most…..

Trump says he will 'look into' drug czar pick following report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he would “look into” a report that his nomination for drug czar championed a law weakening the Drug Enforcement Administration’s capacity to slow the flow of drugs that have…..

Trump says administration to make opioid announcement next week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration would likely make an announcement next week on the opioid crisis, which a White House commission suggested should be declared a national emergency. “We’re going to have…..

Some mothers may not seek early help for kids with developmental delays

(Reuters Health) – When mothers trust their friends and neighbors more than doctors or struggle to access or afford care, they may be less likely to seek out medical help for young kids with developmental delays, a small U.S. study…..

U.S. judge in Texas invalidates Allergan patents on Restasis

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Monday invalidated patents issued to Allergan Plc on its dry eye medicine Restasis, saying they covered ideas that were too obvious to protect. Judge William Bryson issued the ruling in federal court in Marshall,…..