Vaccination May Be Curbing ER Visits For Shingles
Vaccination can cut shingles risk by more than half.
31 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
Maine Reports First Confirmed Case Of Measles In 20 Years
The vaccine-preventable disease can cause serious complications, including pneumonia and death.
1 day ago - The Huffington Post
Researchers develop microneedle patch for flu vaccination
Press ReleasesAn NIH-funded study led by a team at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University has shown that an influenza vaccine can produce robust immune...
1 day ago - NIBIB / NIH
Vaccination may be curbing ER visits for shingles
Emergency room visits for shingles fell in the past decade for people aged 60 and older but rose for most younger age groups. The decrease among older people may be due to more...
1 day ago - Reuters
A Clever New Way to Predict Next Year's Flu
Flu evolves remarkably fast. Consider the example of H3N2, one of two major subtypes of flu that cause trouble every winter. In some cases, a single extremely well-adapted...
1 day ago - The Atlantic - 3 articles
STAT Plus: More lawmakers want the Army to hold a hearing on Zika vaccine pricing
A half dozen U.S. senators want the U.S. Army to hold a public hearing to explore the controversy over the pricing of a Zika virus vaccine that Sanofi is developing with...
2 days ago - STAT
There's A New Vaccine For Acne. But Will It Work?
Recently, a team of scientists at the University of California, San Diego announced that they developed a vaccine for acne. Yes, you read that correctly-a cure for acne is...
6 days ago - Renee Rouleau
War-torn Yemen to get cholera vaccines as death toll mounts
GENEVA - The U.N. health agency and some major partners have agreed to send 1 million doses of cholera vaccine to Yemen to help stanch a spiraling and increasingly deadly...
6 days ago - STAT
STAT Plus: U.S. panel considers giving a nod to new vaccine, and a competitor objects
ATLANTA - If you want to avoid shingles - a condition that comes with a painful rash - there is a vaccine available . But studies have shown that protection generated by the...
6 days ago - STAT
EU court: Vaccines can be blamed for illnesses without proof
LONDON - The highest court of the European Union ruled Wednesday that courts can consider whether a vaccination led to someone developing an illness even when there is no...
7 days ago - STAT
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Dear GOP Senators: Alzheimer's Patients Need More Benefits, Not Less
The Republican bill would make an already broken system even worse.
The GOP Health Care Bill Would Strip Coverage From 22 Million Americans...
The Congressional Budget Office announced that the Republican Senate bill, which includes deeper Medicaid cuts than the House version, would cause 22 million people to lose...
Single-Payer Health Care - Will States Lead The Way?
Several states have proposed single-payer health care bills over the last year, suggesting that Americans are losing patience
The Republican Health Care Bill Is Mean And Cold-Hearted
The principles of Republican health care are straight out of 16th century England where being poor was a sure sign of moral
The Scary FDA Loophole That Allows Cosmetics With Reported Side Effects to...
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AARP Urges 'All Senators To Vote NO' On GOP Health Care Bill
The bill would bring changes "ultimately harming some of our nation's most vulnerable citizens,” the group said.
Merck, Heritage Valley Health System, caught in global cyberattack
On Tuesday, pharma giant Merck & Co confirmed its computer network had been compromised as part of a vicious new cybersecurity attack, which also impacted at least one U.S...