• New Drug on the Horizon for Flu's Ills?

    9 monthes ago - By Web MD

    The new pill, which targets the genetics of influenza viruses, has shown that it can reduce fever and respiratory symptoms in lab animals, as well as reducing the overall amount of virus in their bodies, researchers report.
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  • Most physicians lack on-site antimicrobials for treating gonorrhea and syphilis

    Most physicians lack on-site antimicrobials for treating gonorrhea and syphilis

    9 monthes ago - By Healio

    Despite the trending rise in STDs in the United States, new data published in Emerging Infectious Diseases showed that most physicians do not have injectable antimicrobial drugs available on-site to treat gonorrhea and syphilis.
    “The collective realization regarding how serious the STD resurgence is has really gained traction in the last year or 2 - not enough time to create the urgency that is needed to have an impact on the operations of providing comprehensive STD care,” said Infectious Disease News Editorial Board Member Jeanne M. Marrazzo, MD, MPH, director of the
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  • Months after promising Alzheimer's drug declared a failure, new analysis suggests it was effective

    9 monthes ago - By National Post

    Seven months after clinical trials for a promising Alzheimer's drug were halted and the treatment was declared a failure, a new analysis suggests it was actually effective, and the company that makes it plans to move forward in securing federal approval.
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  • Combination of two drugs Reverses Hypersensitivity to Noise

    Combination of two drugs Reverses Hypersensitivity to Noise

    9 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Findings in mice suggest targeting certain brain circuits could offer new ways to treat some neurological disorders in autism patients.
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  • Biomedical sciences researchers demonstrate that new antiviral drug effectively treats influenza

    9 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new antiviral drug that induces mutations in the genetic material of influenza virus is highly effective in treating influenza infection in animals and human airway tissue and could be a groundbreaking advance in influenza therapy.
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