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Medical News Today: Chronic fatigue syndrome: New evidence of immune role

Researchers recently investigated the immune system’s role in chronic fatigue system in unprecedented depth. The findings might help design future treatments. A new study approaches CFS from a new angle. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), or myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is a mysterious condition. The main symptom of CFS is extreme and often unrelenting fatigue. Others include… Read More »

FDA Approves Yupelri (revefenacin) for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Home News New Drugs FDA Approves Yupelri FDA Approves Yupelri (revefenacin) for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Print this page November 09, 2018 — Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Yupelri (revefenacin) Inhalation Solution for the maintenance treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Revefenacin is a long-acting muscarinic antagonist… Read More »

Body’s cellular “recycling system” implicated in chronic asthma

Current asthma treatments are quite effective in reducing patient symptoms in the short term however the structural changes in an asthmatic’s airways, caused by persistent and chronic inflammation, is difficult to reverse. A new study has discovered that when one of the body’s crucial regulatory systems, known as autophagy, is activated in asthmatic lungs, changes… Read More »