Seasonal Flu Vaccine's Efficiency can be Improved
An efficient way to boost the efficacy of vaccines against influenza type B might be hiding in plain sight. By exploiting the flu vaccine to elicit more of a NA-related...
5 days ago - Medindia Health
World Must Prepare for Inevitable Next Flu Pandemic, WHO Says
The world will inevitably face another pandemic of flu and needs to prepare for the potential devastation that could cause, and not underestimate the risks, the World Health...
6 days ago - Medscape
Killer flu pandemic is inevitable and world is not prepared, says WHO
The World Health Organisation has said that the world is not prepared for a global flu pandemic and that resources are inadequate.
6 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
These less common proteins may help fend off the flu
Influenza type B, though generally less widespread than type A, poses a formidable threat for vulnerable populations like the elderly and the young. In the 2012-2013 flu...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily
World Health Organization tells countries to bolster flu control as another pandemic is 'inevitable'
The WHO said the question is not 'if we have another pandemic, but when'. A global strategy will attempt to reduce the number of deaths.
6 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
WATCH: 'GMA' Hot List: What to know about the new flu strain this season
Plus, Brie Larson surprises fans seeing "Captain Marvel" at a New Jersey movie theater and a new way to eat pineapple is taking the internet by storm.
7 days ago - ABC News
WHO Announces New Global Plan to Fight Flu
Emphasizes preparedness for the next pandemic for every country
7 days ago - MedPageToday
Flu season is on the rise, and a more severe strain dominates: What you need to know
You can still get vaccinated.
7 days ago - ABC News
Study uncovers potential new strategy to treat influenza A
A team of researchers from Scripps Research and Janssen Research & Development LLC has discovered an orally active small molecule that neutralizes influenza A group 1 viruses...
7 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
WATCH: Spike in cases of dangerous flu strain
ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton reports on the details of the strain and what you and your family can do to protect yourselves.
7 days ago - ABC News
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Early Food Exposure May Cut Baby's Allergy Risk
Although experts had advised parents in the past to avoid highly allergenic foods early in their child's life, more recent research has suggested that early exposure to these...
Docs Back Off Aspirin to Prevent 1st Heart Attack
The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association agree that for older adults at low heart risk, the chance of bleeding that comes with daily low-dose...
Young people hospitalized for mental health issues soared 28% in 4 years
Between 2011 and 2015, there was a 28 percent increase in psychiatric emergency department visits among young people ages six to 24, the study found.
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It's Monday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark's Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it...
Better access to IUDs drives huge 20% drop in teen pregnancy and abortions...
Colorado's progressive Family Planning program provided free access to IUDs and drove down unintended teen pregnancy in the state, new Texas A&M researcher reveals.
Routinely Used Heart Drug Increases Risk of Cardiac Arrest
Nifedipine is commonly used drug to treat high blood pressure and angina , but it is found to be associated with an increased risk of cardiac arrest.
Drinking just one can of sugary drink a day 'raises your risk of dying from...
A study by Harvard found that getting through one-to-two cans of sugary soda, juice or energy drinks a day increases the risk of premature death from any cause - including...
Testosterone Slows Recurrence of Prostate Cancer in Low Risk Patients
US researchers have revealed that testosterone replacement slows the recurrence of prostate cancer in low-risk patients.
Tilt Training Can Prevent Fainting: Here's How
Tilt training programme effectively reduces worry and fear about fainting, improves quality of life and enables patients to return to work, reveals a new study.
Team-Based Care Is The Key To Successful Care Of Pregnant Women with Heart...
The key to the survival of pregnant women with heart failure is a multidisciplinary team-based approach, involving cardiac and maternal/fetal/newborn specialists to team up to...