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Health officials approve life-extending pill for patients with aggressive form of lung cancer

Life-extending pill is APPROVED for patients with aggressive form of lung cancer in dramatic NHS U-turn after drug firm lowered its prices Dacomitinib may help 1,500 people with a non-small-cell lung cancer every year It extends life by a further seven months compared to drugs already on the NHS A confidential discount was offered by… Read More »

More medics but no pill tests at festivals

There’ll be more medics at music festivals across Sydney this long weekend with authorities encouraging youngsters to seek help early as they try and stop people dying from drug overdoses. NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard on Tuesday announced the government would pay for the extra critical care doctors, nurses and paramedics at the Electric Gardens,… Read More »