Study suggests GILZ protein as a promising anti-hepatic fibrosis drug target
Scientists from Russia and Italy studied a new axis of the pathway that prevents the development of liver fibrosis. The role of GILZ protein in curbing the disease progression...
5 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Study: Coffee senna leaves exhibit anti-malarial properties
Senna occidentalis, commonly known as coffee senna, is a weed widely used in traditional medicine around the world. For instance, in Hausa medicine - a type of folk medicine...
7 days ago - Natural News
First patient dosed in a phase 2 combined therapy trial for chronic HBV
Brii Biosciences, Vir Biotechnology and VBI Vaccines announced the first patient dosed in a phase 2 trial evaluating combination therapy for the treatment of patients with...
9 days ago - Healio
Improving Timeliness of Hepatitis B Vaccine Birth Dose Administration
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: When given within 24 hours of birth, the hepatitis B vaccine is up to 90% effective in preventing perinatal infection. The American Academy of...
10 days ago - Hospital Pediatrics
Is It Safe To Get A Tattoo When You're Pregnant? Here's The Scoop
Congratulations - you're having a baby! Maybe you want to commemorate your news with brand new mom ink. While getting a tattoo is safer than ever (in fact, 40 percent of adults...
10 days ago - Scary Mommy
Hepatitis C antivirals synergize with remdesivir to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 in vitro
A new study sheds light on the potential of drug combinations to stem viral transmission and treat patients with COVID-19. It also shows that four drugs used to treat hepatitis...
11 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Real Water Inc. still not cooperating fully with outbreak team; more people sick
The FDA is doubling down on its warnings against Real Water Inc. brand bottled water as an outbreak of non-viral hepatitis traced to the water continues to grow. The recalled...
12 days ago - Food Safety - 2 articles
Hepatitis B vaccine shows promise in patients on hemodialysis
A four-dose hepatitis B vaccine regimen conferred almost 90% seroprotection, established high antibody levels and was well tolerated among hemodialysis patients. The study...
13 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Three-antigen HBV vaccine produces high seroprotection rates in adults
When compared with Engerix-B, a three-antigen hepatitis B vaccine candidate produced significantly high seroprotection rates in all adults, including those aged 45 years and...
13 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Medications for Hepatitis C Enhance Remdesivir's Activity
Researchers showed that four drugs used to treat hepatitis C boost remdesivirs's efficacy 10 times more in cell cultures.
13 days ago - Medindia Health
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Q&A: CDC mask guidance ‘still too cautious and too complicated'
As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, the CDC has continued to update its mask guidance for the public, recently revising recommendations for outdoor mask use and...
Experts warn CDC estimate that less than 10%' of COVID-19 cases occur...
Health experts says the CDC's estimate of the risk of outdoor coronavirus transmission is misleading and that the true risk is believed to be below 1%, and may even be as low...
Habit Stacking Microworkouts (aka Working Out Without Having to Think About It)
The beauty of microworkouts is that you can do them virtually anywhere with minimal time investment, and the cumulative training effect really adds up... if you remember to do...
Palestinian rockets target Tel Aviv, setting off sirens
The Israeli city of Tel Aviv is under fire from a barrage of 130 rockets launched from the Gaza Strip.
Opioid Addiction Meds May Curb Rising Kratom Dependence
Medications typically used to treat opioid use disorder may also be effective for the growing public health problem of kratom addiction, new research shows. Medscape Medical News
Low-Fat Diet Upped Quality of Life in Ulcerative Colitis
Data suggest that even patients in remission could benefit from a healthier diet. Medscape Medical News
America's Frontline Doctors warn that covid vaccinated can transmit "spike...
In the live experiment currently being conducted on humanity, it doesn't matter whether you are in the vaccinated group or the unvaccinated control group. No one will remain...
FDA Expands Pfizer Vaccine EUA for Children Ages 12-15
WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, announces the expansion of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine EUA for children ages 12-15. WebMD
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NIH Vaccine Designer Takes Coronavirus Research to Harvard
Corbett, 35, helped lead the NIH's development of the COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna. Associated Press