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Doctor Leading Ebola Fight Gets Infected
The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the government says. Sheik Umar Khan, 39, is only the latest health care worker to be felled by the out-of-control outbreak of Ebo...
What You Need To Know About This Week's Fruit Recall Due To Listeria
A California fruit-packing company has issued a voluntary recall of certain lots of whole peaches (white and yellow), nectarines (white and yellow), plums and pluots. Wawona Packing Company is recalling these fruit...
US FDA approves Gilead's blood cancer drug Zydelig
July 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Gilead Inc's drug Zydelig to treat three types of blood cancer, the agency said on Wednesday. The FDA approved it for use in combination with Roche AG's Rit...
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- The destruction of a jet with six AIDS researchers and activists aboard is a "stark reflection" of the negative side of an interdependent world, former President Bill Clinton said here.
Posted: July 23, 2014, 4:49 pm
(MedPage Today) -- Early this year we asked, "What will be the most important clinical development in heart surgery in 2014?" Now, at the half-year mark, our experts review how their predictions are holding up.
Posted: July 23, 2014, 4:00 pm
(MedPage Today) -- Probiotics cut blood pressure by roughly 4 mm Hg systolic and 2 mm Hg diastolic on average across clinical trials, a meta-analysis showed.
Posted: July 23, 2014, 3:25 pm