Doctors Say a Third of Dementia Cases Could be Prevented
Dementia, which includes Alzheimer's disease, is one of biggest health concerns for aging people. Health officials estimate that 47 million people around the world currently...
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How Cows Are Helping the Fight Against HIV
In an unexpected turn of events, cows are helping scientists better understand how to prevent HIV infections. One of the biggest questions facing researchers developing a...
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Could cows be the vaccine factories of the future?
Famously, the word vaccine comes from the Latin word for cow - a namesake that traces back to the late 1700s. Now cows are once again at the cutting edge of vaccine science...
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Tuberculosis Vaccine Candidate MTBVAC Shows Differential Protection Compared With BCG
According to Dr. Nacho Aguiló first author of the study, "there are no specific antigens associated with the efficacy of
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VA Responding to Flu Outbreak to Protect Veterans
Preventing and treating the flu is a top priority at VHA medical facilities around the country. VHA has delivered over 1.62 million influenza vaccinations since September of...
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STAT Plus: Meet the chemist who's working to come up with an ‘addiction vaccine'
“In the Know” features conversations with the people and personalities in biopharma. Will it ever be possible to vaccinate people struggling with addiction so they can't get...
2 days ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Sanofi denies rejecting Army request for a fair price on a Zika vaccine
In a series of letters to the U.S. Army and several senators, Sanofi is denying that it rejected so-called fair pricing for a Zika virus vaccine that the company is developing...
3 days ago - STAT
Why You Should Definitely Get The HPV Vaccine While You Still Can
For those who aren't in the know, the human papillomavirus, or HPV, is the most common STI a person can get. Even if you haven't personally been affected by HPV, the chances...
6 days ago - Elite Daily
Zika Vaccine Protects Mouse Fetuses From Birth Defects
There's promising news about two potential vaccines for Zika , a virus that can cause birth defects in the children of women infected during pregnancy. A new study published in...
6 days ago - Time
STAT Plus: GSK will explore extending its meningitis vaccine to gonorrhea
Pharmaceutical giant GSK is planning to research whether, as a scientific paper published earlier this week suggests, its meningitis B vaccine offers some protection against...
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Capitol Hill health bill drama is leaving Obamacare exchanges in limbo
“It's insane,” said John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care Health Plan, which has about 26,000 customers on the California exchange. “Here we are in the middle of July and we don't...
5 reasons why GOP's ACA repeal and replace efforts have failed in Senate
In retrospect, Republicans' inability to overhaul the health law should not come as much of a surprise. Many ACA provisions have proved popular and lack of presidential...
GOP Health Care Bills Are Crashing And Burning Before Our Eyes
Senate Republicans just don't have the votes to repeal and Obamacare quite yet.
There's No Right Way To Respond To A Cancer Diagnosis
It's a personal decision that cannot be judged by anyone else.
Why It Is So Hard To Live In The Present
Very many of us suffer from a peculiar-sounding problem: an inability to properly inhabit the stretch of time we call “the
5 Incredible Things That Can Happen To Your Hair When You Stop Using Shampoo
The “no ‘poo” hair method is literally what it sounds like: You are washing your hair sans shampoo. Although this may sound extremely strange - and for some, dirty - it's...
Beautiful Voices: Kaia Roman
Beautiful Voices is our ongoing blog series that highlights inspiring, empowering women. Our most recent Beautiful Voice is Kaia Roman. See what she says when Annmarie asks her...
'Baa Baa Land,' The 'Dullest Movie Ever Made', Promises To Put You To Sleep
It's eight hours long.
Hepatitis B Causes & Symptoms + 6 Natural Treatments
It is estimated that over 300 million people are living with hepatitis B. In 2015, it resulted in 887,000 deaths worldwide. Although many people with hepatitis B don't...
Experts Say Doing This for 1 Minute a Day Is All You Need for Better Bone Health
With busy schedules and an endless list of responsibilities, it can become increasingly harder to get in daily exercise. It may be easier to workout on the weekends, but...