Alli: Popular slimming aid "can lead to liver and kidney damage and limit effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs"

Popular slimming aid 'can lead to liver and kidney damage and limit effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs' Alli can cause 'toxicity' in organs and can hamper the effectiveness of medicines including anti-cancer drugs, according to a new studyResearchers in the U.S.

Plan to ban drug that would help thousands with incurable immune system disease put on hold

Plan to ban drug that would help thousands with incurable immune system disease put on holdThe NHS rationing body said Benlysta was too expensive at 9,000 a year despite there being no alternative treatments for lupus.But an appeal has ruled that a ban on the drug is put on hold | UPDATED: 16:16 GMT, 7 September 2012 A plan to ban a new drug that would help thousands of women with an incurable immune system disease has been put on hold.

New prostate cancer drug that could help to protect bones from disease approved by NHS

New prostate cancer drug that could help to protect bones from disease approved by NHS | UPDATED: 02:40 GMT, 30 March 2012 Good news: A new drug that protects the bones of patients undergoing prostate cancer treatment is to be approved for use on the NHS A new drug that protects the bones of patients undergoing prostate cancer treatment is to be approved for use on the NHS.

Boy slept for up to 19 HOURS a day after reaction to flu jab

Flu jab gave our six-year-old son narcolepsy: Boy slept for up to 19 HOURS a day after reaction to vaccine Our son “was like he was a puppet whose strings had been cut”GlaxoSmithKline deny a “causal link” between narcolepsy and Pandemrix The parents of a schoolboy who was struck down with narcolepsy after receiving a flu vaccine, said the Government should have carried out more tests before issuing the drug.