CitraNatal Basic, OTC Pre-Pregnancy Supplement Launched

Mission Pharmacal announced the launch of CitraNatal basic, an over-the-counter (OTC) prenatal vitamin for pre-pregnancy nutritional support.

Treating UTI in the Outpatient Setting

What is the best approach to diagnosing and managing acute cystitis in the outpatient setting?

Despite FDA Recalls, Banned Dietary Supplements Remain for Sale

Despite being recalled by the FDA, dietary supplements adulterated with banned substances continue to remain available to the public.

Case Study: Oral Antibiotic Tx for Endocarditis

A case study reported in the journal Annals of Pharmacotherapy highlights the use of oral antibiotic therapy for the treatment of Neisseria elongata endocarditis.

No Link Between Vaccines, Multiple Sclerosis, Says New Study

There is no link between vaccines and increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) or other acquired central nervous system demyelinating syndromes.

Study: Racial Disparity With Fertility Treatment Outcomes

Black women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) are only about half as likely as white women to become pregnant, and the racial disparity persists even when donor eggs are used.

APIC Provides Resources for Ebola Management

Resources are available to increase protection against Ebola transmission.

Drinking Sugary Sodas May Affect Cellular Aging

Drinking sugar-sweetened sodas may affect cellular aging by shortening telomere length.

In Ovarian Cancer, Hospice Doesn't Offset Intensive End-of-Life Care

Increasing use of hospice in the final days of ovarian cancer does not offset intensive end-of-life care in older women.

Lumbar Spine Surgery Outcomes Worse in Patients with Depressive Symptoms

Depressive symptoms are associated with poorer long-term outcome in patients undergoing surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS).