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Heathcare Press Release : 31 Oct 2016

Sixth Herbalife Asia-Pacific Wellness Tour in Thailand Underscores Importance of Balanced Nutrition and Healthy Active Lifestyle in the Digital Era Heathcare—31 Oct 16

Herbalife, a global nutrition company, recently held the Thailand leg of the sixth Asia Pacific Wellness Tour in Bangkok. The two-day event aimed to heighten public awareness on the importance of balanced nutrition, physical activity and a healthy

European Medicines Agency Validates the Marketing Authorization Application for Avelumab for the Treatment of Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma Heathcare—31 Oct 16

DARMSTADT, Germany and NEW YORK--31 Oct--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
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Merck and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has validated for review Merck's Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) for avelumab, for the proposed indication of metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC), a rare and aggressive skin cancer, which impacts approximately 2,500 Europeans a year.[1],[2]   Validation of the MAA confirms that submission is complete and begins the EMA's centralized review process.* If approved, avelumab, an investigational fully human anti-PD-L1 IgG1 monoclonal antibody, could be the first approved treatment indicated for metastatic MCC in the EU. Patients with metastatic MCC face a very poor prognosis, with less than 20 percent surviving beyond five years.[3]


From Stroke Survivor to Stroke Thriver - What We All Need to Know Heathcare—31 Oct 16

As you read this, today on World Stroke Day, around the world and in all walks of life, stroke survivors are leaving hospitals feeling like they have little or no support. They feel scared and alone as they face a long road to recovery and don't know