New drug being developed using compound found in red wine 'could help humans live until they are 150'Drugs are synthetic versions of resveratrol, found in red wineResearch shows drugs which could prevent cancer and diabetes now viableMedication can be taken topically or orallyNo drugs yet developed to target aging skin By Lucy Crossley PUBLISHED: 20:48 GMT, 10 March 2013 | UPDATED: 21:40 GMT, 10 March 2013 Breakthrough: The new anti-aging drugs are synthetic versions of resveratrol which is found in red wine Drugs that could combat ageing and help people to live to 150-years-old may be available within five years, following landmark research.
Patients' lives put in danger by doctors who make 'thousands of prescription errors every week' In just one week, pharmacists had to double-check 4,409 pharmacies across EnglandPrescriptions contain the wrong doses, quantities and instructions for medicines | UPDATED: 14:53 GMT, 14 September 2012 Doctors are erroneously filling out tens of thousands of prescription forms that leave patients severely injured or even dead, it emerged today.
Vaccine that could spare millions the misery and indignity of the winter vomiting bug could be available in just four years [headerlinks] A vaccine that could spare millions the misery and indignity of the winter vomiting bug could be available in just four years.
'Millions at risk' from fake malaria drugsCounterfeit medicine circulated by criminalsMost products thought to originate from China2009 study finds 450,000 died from fake malaria pills Millions of lives are at risk because of fake and substandard anti-malarial drugs, say experts. Counterfeit medicines circulated by criminals could endanger patients and promote drug resistance among malaria parasites they warned