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SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – For those struggling with substance abuse or addiction, the pandemic has added another struggle to an already difficult battle. It’s why one organization in Scott County, ‘Breaking the Cycle Georgetown‘, is making sure those struggling know help is available. Nikki Strunck is no stranger to the pain caused by drug …

AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora announced Tuesday the addition of new technology that researchers say could cut the screening time for new drug therapies in half. Researchers say the new robotic screening and imaging technology could speed up the development of treatments for COVID, cancer or other …

By Natalie Andersonnatalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury woman was arrested Friday for felony possession of heroin, felony breaking and entering a vehicle and misdemeanor shoplifting at Walmart. Haley Nicole Dial, 28, was charged with breaking into a 1999 Lincoln passenger car in July with the intent to steal the items in the vehicle, according to …

The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted every facet of our society — how we work, live, learn, and play — and normalcy will not return until we find a proven vaccine. While multiple pharmaceutical and biotech companies have raced to develop a cure, a viable vaccine might still be a year out. While we’re searching for …

The defense attorney for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is arguing that George Floyd died from chronic health problems exacerbated by drug abuse, not because of the restraint the officer used on him. Eric Nelson filed motions late Friday in Hennepin County District Court on behalf of Chauvin, one of four officers charged in …

Historically, animal experiments have been used to perform toxicity and safety tests during the development of novel pharmaceutical, chemical or cosmetic products. However, animal testing can be expensive, time-consuming and more information is surfacing questioning the physiological relevance and bias associated with using such models. In addition, animal advocacy organizations have fueled awareness of the ethical …

A first-of-its-kind microchannel drug delivery technology could enable self-administrable COVID-19 vaccines, enhancing their potential. The drug delivery technology has been developed by Aquavit Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (New York, NY, USA) which is working on several innovative products and platform technology IP for personalized medicine. Aquavit has filed its latest patent for its novel drug delivery device …

We rated 20 coronavirus treatments for effectiveness and safety: We rated 20 coronavirus treatments for effectiveness and safety: We rated 20 coronavirus treatments for effectiveness and safety: The Covid-19 pandemic is one of the greatest challenges modern medicine has ever faced. Doctors and scientists are scrambling to find treatments and drugs that can save the …

with Paulina Firozi The coronavirus pandemic has laid bare just how much the United States relies on Chinese manufacturers for medical supplies.  But President Trump’s plan for an executive order to shift drug and medical production to this country – by suddenly cutting off federal agencies from those offshore supply chains – could make it …

Carl Blankenshipcarl.blankenship@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – Jordan McKay Fritz, 20, of Salisbury, was charged Friday with felony breaking and entering a motor vehicle, felony larceny of a firearm and misdemeanor larceny after allegedly breaking into seven cars between May 31 and June 1. Fritz allegedly stole a number of items, including $2,100 worth of goods from a …