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Juul-sponsored study shows secondhand vaping emissions are much less toxic than cigarette smoke

A person smokes a Juul Labs e-cigarette in this arranged photograph taken in the Brooklyn, New York. Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images E-cigarette leader Juul said new research in a small study shows emissions from vaping devices are significantly less toxic than secondhand smoke from cigarettes. The study, which is being presented in… Read More »

Trial shows antihypertension drug may improve pancreatic cancer outcomes

 Locally advanced pancreatic cancer (LAPC) — a tumor that, while still confined to the pancreas, involves major abdominal blood vessels — is one of the worst forms of an already deadly tumor, as it cannot be removed surgically. Now a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Cancer Center clinical trial of a treatment protocol combining intensive chemotherapy and radiation… Read More »

Philips Shows Off Its Latest Health Tech at CES 2019

January 17th, 2019 Editors Exclusive, Medicine, Ob/Gyn Philips is a storied name in the medical device industry, manufacturing some of the more advanced imaging systems, diagnostic monitors, defibrillators, and other products. Those of us old enough also associate Philips with consumer electronics and may know that Philips developed the cassette tape and worked with Sony… Read More »