Exploring how herpes simplex virus changes when passed between family members
A new study offers a rare glimpse into the genetics of a herpes simplex virus transmission event - information that may prove useful in future development of therapeutics and...
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FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus
US regulators approve a new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles caused by the chickenpox virus
17 hours ago - ABC News
Ways to tame the fear of shots in kids
For the second year in a row, the Centers for Disease Control is telling doctors not to give patients FluMist, the nasal spray flu vaccine, and that's a problem for kids and...
1 day ago - Topix
New Vaccine Offers Universal Prevention from Pneumonia
New pneumonia vaccine provides the most comprehensive coverage to date and alleviates antimicrobial concerns, new study finds
1 day ago - Medindia Health
New study explores how herpes simplex virus may change during familial transmission
A new study explores how herpes simplex virus might change when passed from one individual to another, information that may prove useful in future development of therapeutics...
1 day ago - News Medical
Why immunization rates should not be used as a quality indicator
As policy experts cling to pay-for-performance as an indicator of health care quality and shy away from fee-for-service, childhood immunization rates are being utilized as a...
1 day ago - Topix
New vaccine for pneumonia holds promise to save thousands of lives
In 2004, pneumonia killed more than 2 million children worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. By 2015, the number was less than 1 million.
1 day ago - News Medical
Changes in the epidemiology and clinical features of acute mastoiditis following the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
Seven years after the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccines in Israel, its effect on the incidence and severity of episodes of acute mastoiditis remains unclear...
1 day ago - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
The end of pneumonia? New vaccine offers hope
A new vaccine under development provoked an immune response to 72 forms of the bacteria that's responsible for pneumonia, sepsis and meningitis. That's up from the 23 forms of...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Tdap vaccinations in pregnant women increase by 50%
The rate of pregnant women receiving a tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis vaccine jumped dramatically in numerous metropolitan areas of the United States - by more than 50% over...
2 days ago - Healio
The headlines of Master Doctor
Cleveland lead poisoning 2 year progress report: Toxic Neglect
Two years after The Plain Dealer launched its lead poisoning investigation, Toxic Neglect, we check in to see where things stand in Cleveland.
Mutant P53 Gene Fuels Cancer-promoting Effects of Inflammation
Instead of suppressing tumor growth, mutant forms of p53 gene fuel pro-inflammatory responses that increase cancer growth, says study.
Physiological Function of Key Cancer Gene may Help Cancer Therapy
New study sheds light into the role of the PTEN gene, which is the second most commonly mutated gene in human cancers.
Low Glucose Levels Found in Obese, Type 2 Diabetes Patients
It is important to control blood glucose levels, too high sugar levels for longer period of time increases the risk of developing diabetes complications.
Attorney: Westlake man charged with defrauding Cleveland Clinic will be cleared
An attorney for a former Cleveland Clinic spinoff company executive charged with defrauding the Clinic believes his client will be vindicated, and said that while the some of...
MAF Amplification to Validate If Zoledronic Acid Treatment is Beneficial
Study identifies the effect of MAF amplification on the outcome of treatment with adjuvant zoledronic in breast cancer patients.
Listeria test prompts FSIS recall of Fresh Foods chicken bowls
Fresh Foods Manufacturing Co. of Freedom, PA, is recalling 701 pounds of heat-treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable chicken products that may be adulterated withListeria...
Tuna loins recalled in several states for risk of Salmonella
Relish Foods Inc. of Culver City, CA, is recalling frozen Newport brand tuna loins because a routine, random test by the Food and Drug Administration returned results for...
We Need to Talk About Flouride and the Load of BS You Are Being Fed About It
Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Recent independent studies have demonstrated that fluoride may be more dangerous than it is useful...
Flu Pandemics More Likely to Emerge in Spring, Early Summer
Northern Hemisphere flu pandemics are most likely to emerge in late spring or early summer at the tail end of the normal flu season.