Oral antibiotic eye infection tablet may be effective medicine for a treatment-resistant sex bug
An oral antibiotic tablet used to treat common eye infections may prove an effective medicine for a sexually transmitted bug that has become resistant to usual recommended...
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Wearing a face mask, particularly an N-95 mask, for more than 6 hours a day could exacerbate dry eye symptoms in health care workers aged younger than 40 years with a history...
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Image Hindsight may be 20/20 - but not everyone's eyesight is. And for those of us with less-than-perfect vision, a popular path to clearer sight is LASIK, an acronym for a...
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WA's conservatives have a long way to go even after leadership turnover
It is hard to make a clear-eyed case that WA's Liberal and Nationals parties are obviously better off.
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VIDEO: Artificial tears may benefit patients with systemic diseases
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NSW Police eye Supreme Court orders to prevent domestic violence homicides
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Could taking a depression pill prevent lasting agony of shingles?
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VIDEO: Major developments expected in corneal transplant surgery
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Kid With Glasses: Many Children Live Far from Pediatric Eye Doc
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FDA increases alert status of certain imported seafood, papayas, cantaloupe
The Food and Drug Administration is continuing its use of import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies...
IAFP makes last call for applications for Student Travel Scholarships
The deadline for applications for the Student Travel Scholarship to attend IAFP 2023 Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada is Tuesday, Feb. 14. IAFP will select up to 20...
EU eases melon rules but tightens checks on vanilla extract from U.S
The European Commission has relaxed checks on melons from Honduras but added controls for vanilla extract from the United States. Changes were made as part of updated...
A new day: IFT weighs in on the future of the FDA
OPINION - By Bryan Hitchcock At the request of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf, the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA launched an external...
How COVID Patients Died for Profit
By May 2020, it had become apparent that the standard practice of putting COVID-19 patients on mechanical ventilation with ventilators was a death sentence. 1 As early as April...
PFAS Are in Every Bite of Freshwater-Caught Fish
Once a healthy mainstay of native diets, freshwater fish in the U.S. have been rendered toxic by environmental pollutants. Even eating one fish a year could be dangerous, due...
Owner devastated after business targeted by suspected arsonist
The owner of a Docklands floating nightclub is devastated after his business was targeted by a suspected arsonist.
Three men and an esky rescued in rough seas off Albany coast
Police and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority received an alert from an emergency beacon activated off the coast of Eclipse Island, 17 kilometres south of Albany.
North Melbourne addresses 'confronting' fresh allegations against midfielder...
North Melbourne says it will co-operate fully with any new investigation into alleged misconduct by midfielder Tarryn Thomas.
Commonly prescribed antidepressants can increase bacteria's resistance to...
University of Queensland researchers have found a range of commonly prescribed antidepressants can increase bacteria's resistance to antibiotic medications.