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Life expectancy falls in America; drugs, alcohol and suicide to blame

September 24, 2018
Sales and Marketing USA, alcohol, drugs, health, opiod crisis, suicide

Life expectancy has fallen for the second year in a row for people in the United States, according to new …

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Lundbeck’s alcohol pill given NICE approval

November 27, 2014
Sales and Marketing Lundbeck, NHS, NICE, alcohol, selincro

NICE has finally approved the use of Selincro (nalmefene) in order to help people who are dependent on alcohol cut …

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NICE ‘yes’ for Selincro

July 10, 2014
Sales and Marketing Lundbeck, NHS, NICE, alcohol, nalmefene, selincro

Lundbeck has received a lift from UK drugs pricing watchdog NICE as it has recommended the firm’s alcohol dependency pill …

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Government apps tackle alcohol abuse

November 28, 2013
Medical Communications alcohol, apps, howe, obesity

The winners of a £2 million government competition to produce apps which will help combat alcohol abuse and weight gain …

Lundbeck booze pill for EU

March 1, 2013
Sales and Marketing Lundbeck, alcohol, selincro

Lundbeck’s novel pill Selincro has been given European marketing authorisation to help patients with a drink problem to cut down. …

Lundbeck to file alcoholism pill this year

June 16, 2011
Sales and Marketing Biotie, Lundbeck, alcohol

Lundbeck plans to submit its alcohol dependency treatment for European approval later this year after trials showed it to cut …

New public health body to ‘nudge’ people on healthy living

December 1, 2010
NHS reforms, Public Health England, alcohol, obesity, public health, smoking

Plans for a new organiation to oversee public health in England have been unveiled, which will ‘nudge’rather than nag people …

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