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Is Cancer Cure Locked Inside Ecuador’s Littlest People? Laron Syndrome May Lead To Anti-Aging Pill

Thousands of years ago, one single ancestor passed down a mutated gene that prevented his descendants from growing more than four feet tall. Now called Laron Syndrome, only 350 people in the world are known to have it, and a third of them live in an isolated village in southern Ecuador. These little people are of great interest to scientists, ...

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Imprimis Offers A $1 Pill That Works Just As Good $750 Daraprim — Company To Offer Generic Versions Of Other Medicines Too

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Inc. has introduced a pill that costs just $ 1 but claims to work as a replacement to Daraprim, a pill that shot to $ 750 in recent times. Specialty drug maker Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Inc. confirmed it will offer its generic variant of Daraprim, an anti-infective drug, at a dollar a pill. In comparison, Daraprim’s price was hiked ...

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Dr. Oz’ ‘Magic Weight-Loss Cure’: Diet Pill Study Was Bogus Researchers Reveal

If you were thinking of trying Dr. Oz’s “magic weight-loss cure” of green coffee bean extract, don’t waste your money. The researchers responsible for the only scientific study backing up the television doctor’s claim released a statement today saying the study was bogus. Science watchdog website Retraction Watch reported that the two researchers who were paid to write the 2012 ...

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Would You Swallow A Pill With Needles? Watch How Stainless Steel Microneedle Technology Works [Video]

Stainless steel microneedle pills may one day take the place of injections. Imagine ingesting your next injection by swallowing a pill made with tiny microneedles. It sounds awful, but researchers who developed the new jagged little pill technology say it would be a completely painless way to receive an injection. Medical News Today said that the microneedle capsule is made ...

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Sovaldi $1000 Pill Cures Hepatitis C, But Will Obamacare Pay?

Sovaldi is a new wonder drug that can cure Hepatitis C — but each pill costs $ 1000! That’s a real headache for Medicaid health insurance programs. Maybe the health managers could take aspirin to cure that– it’s a lot cheaper than Sovaldi. But it won’t solve the problem of how they’re going to pay for the treatment. According to ...

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