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No Pain, No Gain: R&D Challenges for Success of Microneedle Systems

Perhaps because of unrealistic expectations such as completely pain-free drug injections, and also due to their R&D challenges, no microneedle products have yet reached the market. Now, with the first microneedle devices for drug delivery breaking through into the later stages of clinical trials [1] [2], companies are coming around to the real and unique… Read More »

Arthritis: Four hand exercises to combat arthritis pain and relieve symptoms

Arthritis is a condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness on the joints. More than 10 million people in the UK have arthritis or other, similar joint conditions. The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which affects nearly nine million people. Rheumatoid arthritis is the second most common type. Arthritis of the hands can… Read More »