Sanofi Files U.S. Antitrust Lawsuit Against Mylan Over EpiPen
France's Sanofi SA on Monday sued Mylan NV, accusing the pharmaceutical company of engaging in illegal conduct to squelch competition to its EpiPen allergy treatment, which has...
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SUPER POLLEN could trigger allergy epidemic in Britain
Those living in cities such as London, Birmingham and Manchester are most at risk, Dr Paul Carson, of the British Society for Allergy & Clinical Immunology, said.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
On the hunt: NIH grants millions to advance food allergy research
One in every 13 children across the country has a food allergy, or, roughly two in every classroom. Thanks to a $42.7 million investment from the National Institutes of Health...
2 days ago - UNC Healthcare
Hummingbird Wholesale Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Hazelnut in Organic Cocoa-dusted Chocolate Ginger
Hummingbird Wholesale of Eugene, Oregon is recalling 5lbs of Organic Cocoa-Dusted Chocolate Ginger, because it may contain undeclared hazelnut. People who have an allergy or...
2 days ago - FDA
F*ck You, Allergies!
It's finally spring . The outdoors beckons. The dogwoods have exploded in a flurry of white. A shy scrim of green covers the trees, that magical new-leaf shade. Buds peek from...
4 days ago - Scary Mommy
Researchers awarded NIAID grant to develop new tools for eliminating drug-resistant malaria
The University of Maryland School of Medicine has been awarded a $9 million seven-year grant by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to develop new tools...
4 days ago - News Medical
I Gave Up Sugar to Cure Belly Bloat, but These 2 Surprising Things Happened
Giving up sugar for an addict like myself was one of the hardest things I ever had to do - and I've been through two natural childbirths! Yep, I am comparing not eating...
5 days ago - PopSugar
Zika vaccine progress: Five things to know
Phase two testing of an experimental DNA vaccine designed to protect against disease caused by Zika infection is underway. The vaccine was developed by the National Institute...
5 days ago - Managed Healthcare Executive
Ask Well: Why Do Allergies Cause ‘Brain Fog'?
No one really knows why people often report feeling “fuzzy headed” when they have allergies.
5 days ago - NY Times
The Troubling Link Between Springtime Allergies and Suicide
Early in his career, Teodor Postolache, a psychiatry professor at the University of Maryland, was struck by a peculiar trend that comes up again and again in suicide research...
5 days ago - The Atlantic
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Mom And 6 Sons Grow Hair Out, Donate 17 Feet Of It To Kids In Need
Phoebe Kannisto and her six sons made their latest haircuts a true family affair after deciding to grow their hair out together and donate it. Kannisto's oldest son, Andre, is...
New Genetic Variants Associated With Extreme Old Age Identified
Researchers have identified new genetic variants associated with reduced risks for cardiovascular and Alzheimer's disease.
Sleeping pills double the risk of a broken hip in 14 days
Taking benzodiazepines and so-called 'z-drugs' increases the risk of a fracture by 53 per cent after 15 to 30 days, according to researchers at Cardiff University and King's...
New technology aims to improve ease, accuracy of toric IOL surgery planning
A forthcoming innovation for a proprietary cataract/refractive surgical suite will make toric IOL selection simpler, more robust, and also enable surgeons to provide patients...
Do ‘Early Birds' Get the Healthier Worm?
Investigators in Finland found that morning people tend to eat better and earlier in the day than late-to-bed types. The result: a higher risk of obesity for the night owls...
Illegal pot use increased MORE in states with medical laws
The research, published by JAMA on Wednesday, is the first to do a deep review of data from before laws came in. They also found a spike in cannabis-related disorders in...
Scientists create 'artificial womb' for premature babies still
Working brain circuitry grown in a lab dish for first time
Researchers at Stanford University in California stimulated two different types of neuron to join up and work together as they would do in a real human forebrain.