Category Archives: Clinical Trials & Research

Is the risk of increased stroke severity higher with COVID-19? – Medical News Bulletin

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How much difference does exercise make to your risk of dying? – Medical News Bulletin

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Can eating black raspberries stop that itch? – Medical News Bulletin

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Does the coronavirus actually cause “COVID toes”? – Medical News Bulletin

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Does bran promote healthy gut bacteria? – Medical News Bulletin

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Freestyle Libre 14-day sensor reduces diabetes management costs – Medical News Bulletin

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Potential new treatment for dyskinesia in Parkinson’s disease – Medical News Bulletin

A new drug compound, known as NLX-112, has been discovered as a potential treatment for levodopa-induced dyskinesia in an animal model of Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease is a movement disorder caused by the loss of nerve cells in the substantia nigra region of the brain, for which there is currently no cure. Loss of these…