• Are Clinical Trial Participants Really That Diverse?
    Diversity among clinical trial patients is critical. So how are pharma companies doing? Read more >>
FDA Watch:
Are Clinical Trial Participants Really That Diverse?
Are Clinical Trial Participants Really That Diverse? A new FDA report touts the diversity of participants in clinical trials for new drugs. Do the statistics show women and minorities are well represented? Read more 
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Minimizing Side Effects That Send Seniors to the ER
Minimizing Side Effects That Send Seniors to the ER Some drug classes are more likely to have side effects that send seniors to the ER. Coordinated care with doctors and pharmacists is one way to avoid this. Read more 
MedShadow TV:
Episode 17: 6 Foods that Help – and Hurt – Libido
This week's hot topic? Foods that help - and hurt - your libido. Read more >> Watch this video before planning a romantic dinner for 2. Some foods will increase appetite, so to speak. Others will kill the mood. Read more 
Your Meds: Risks vs Benefits:
When Touted Cancer Drugs Don’t Work
When Touted Cancer Drugs Don't Work Many cancer drugs are approved based on surrogate endpoints, which may not lengthen life, and have many side effects. What are patients and doctors to do? Read more 
Need to Know:
Need to Know: Psoriasis Drugs
Need to Know: Psoriasis Drugs There are an overwhelming number of psoriasis drugs to choose from. Find out more about them and associated side effects. Read more 
MedShadow TV:
Episode 16: The Pros and Cons of Vaping
E-cigarettes may be better for adults who smoke, but not great for teenagers. The pros and cons of vaping. Read more >> E-cigarettes have fewer toxic chemicals, making them a safer option for adults who smoke. But too many teenagers seem to be turning to vaping. Read more 
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6 Foods & Drinks that Can Boost or Bust Libido
6 Foods & Drinks that Can Boost or Bust Libido Chocolate is synonymous with Valentine's Day, but does it help spice things up romantically? What food and drinks improve libido and which do the opposite? Read more 
MedShadow Blog:
Listen When Your Body Speaks
Listen When Your Body Speaks Rather than quickly resorting to medications when you experience aches and pains, try physical therapy or acupuncture to achieve long-term pain relief. Read more 
FDA Watch:
Trump and the Undermining of the FDA
Trump and the Undermining of the FDA President Trump has been making policy decisions that directly impact health care. Most of them are not good for patients. Read more