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Noted Ability of Mozart’s Music to Reduce Seizures Explained?

Listening to Mozart has a notable impact on seizure reduction in patients with epilepsy —  and now researchers believe they know why, new research suggests....

Reduced-Intensity Transplant Benefits Older Patients With AML

Among older patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), survival is significantly better when they undergo reduced-intensity condition (RIC) before receiving an allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant...

Zanubrutinib Better Than Ibrutinib in CLL/SLL?

Zanubrutinib (Brukinsa), a second-generation Bruton tyrosine kinase (BTK) inhibitor, has shown a significantly greater delay in disease progression vs the standard of care ibrutinib (Imbruvica)...

Luspatercept Benefit Also in Non-Transfusion-Dependent Thalassemia

The first-in-class erythroid maturation agent luspatercept (Reblozyl) is already approved for the treatment of anemia in adult patients with beta thalassemia who require red blood...

EMA Seeks More Data on Myocarditis After COVID-19 Shots

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) safety committee is continuing its review of myocarditis and pericarditis following vaccination with COVID-19 vaccines. “Currently, further analysis is needed...

Euro 2020 finally set for lift-off under Covid cloud

The delayed Euro 2020 tournament will finally get underway on Friday, a year behind schedule, with Covid still set to cast a shadow over the...

Swedish dishcloth review: An eco-friendly paper towel

Amazon Swedish Dishcloth Cellulose Sponge Cloths CNN —   I’m just going to go ahead and admit it: I’m a paper towel addict. While I’ve...

Erling Haaland: The biggest name missing from Euro 2020

One of the best players in the world will not be at the European Championship. Norway forward Erling Haaland is the biggest name missing from...

Pandemic slows in Asia and Europe

The pandemic slowed for the fifth week in a row around the world, especially in Europe and Asia, including in India, which nevertheless continued to...

Immunotherapy Combo Now Approved for First-Line Mesothelioma in EU

Combination therapy with the immunotherapies nivolumab (Opdivo) and ipilimumab (Yervoy) is now approved in the European Union for the first-line treatment of adults with unresectable...

Virtual EULAR Congress Aims for Patient-Inclusive Programming

Although clinicians and researchers dominate attendance at medical conferences, patients have always been welcome at many such meetings. The movement of most conferences to an...

UK magnate’s daughter-in-law charged in killing in Belize

The daughter-in-law of a politically influential British magnate has been charged in Belize with manslaughter by negligence in the shooting death of a police superintendent...

Russia to form 20 new military units in west to counter NATO

Russia’s defense minister says the military will form 20 new units in the country’s west this year to counter what he described as a growing...

Being Firstborn Linked to Lower Heart Disease Risk

May 26, 2021 — Birth order and number of siblings may be tied to a person’s risk for heart disease and mortality, according to a study covering...

3 arrested in Italy funicular crash; clamp deactivated brake

Police in northern Italy have made three arrests in a cable car disaster that killed 14 people By NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press May 26, 2021,...

PASCAL Mitral Valve Repair Shines at 2 Years in CLASP

Transcatheter mitral valve repair with the PASCAL device showed high rates of survival and freedom from heart failure rehospitalization at 2 years in the single-arm,...

‘Calcium Imbalance’ Linked to Bipolar Severity

Calcium homeostasis may play a role in bipolar disorder (BD) severity, with raised serum vitamin D and parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels linked to worse clinical...

French pilot files legal complaint alleging being tied up on firing range during explosions as hazing ritual

The complaint filed this week in Marseille and shared with CNN, says the event occurred on March 27, 2019 on the Solenzara Air Base, on...

Queen’s first cousin allegedly trading on links to Putin and monarchy, UK media report

The report centers around undercover recordings of a Zoom meeting involving Prince Michael, his friend and business partner Simon Isaacs — whose title is the...

India, EU to conclude trade, investment pacts simultaneously: Piyush Goyal

Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday said India and the European Union (EU) will begin negotiations for separate bilateral trade and investment agreements...

Trump administration was a ‘difficult time’ for Ukraine, says foreign minister

In an exclusive and wide-ranging interview, Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba also touched on the buildup of Russian forces on Ukraine’s border, potential military support from...

On board a small Ukrainian patrol boat challenging Russian naval might

At the aft, a gunner tightly grips the handles of a single heavy machine gun bolted to the rear, carefully scanning the horizon for any...

The Siege of Sarajevo lasted for years — now the city’s battle with Covid-19 is dragging on with no end in sight

They’re a constant reminder of the bloody conflict in the early 1990s that claimed the lives of around 100,000 people. This city, the capital of...

UK sending HMS Queen Elizabeth to the Pacific, exercises planned alongside US, India, Japan and South Korea

“When our Carrier Strike Group (CSG) sets sail next month, it will be flying the flag for Global Britain — projecting our influence, signaling our...

European Union to Allow Vaccinated US Tourists This Summer

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. US tourists who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will be...