Stepping Up Pediatric Influenza Prevention

See what worked for 3 pediatric experts. Here are 6 strategies that may help.

New Drug Product: LONSURF

Treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer in patients previously treated with fluoropyrimidine-, oxaliplatin- and irinotecan-based chemotherapy, an anti-VEGF biological therapy, and if RAS wild-type, an anti-EGFR therapy.

Bypassing Clinicians for Medical Diagnostics?

As medical diagnostics have become more precise and sophisticated while significantly decreasing in cost, startup companies like 23andMe and Theranos have emerged to bring this technology to patients via direct-to-consumer testing.

Bacteria Resistant to 'Last Resort' Antibiotics ...

A new plasmid-mediated polymyxin resistance mechanism, MCR-1, has emerged in Enterobacteriaceae.

Slow Uptake of Female Libido Pill

Uptake of the women's libido-boosting pill flibanserin (Addyi) has been slow since its approval.

Can Vitamin D Help Cut Colds ...

Colds were assessed among 408 adults randomized to receive placebo or cholecalciferol for 28 weeks.

Do Coffee Drinkers Live Longer?

People who drink coffee may live longer than those who don't, with lower risks of early mortality from cardiovascular disease and neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease.

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