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Novira Therapeutics Announces Appointment Of As Chair Of Scientific Advisory Board

In this role he will also function as a Senior Advisor to the Company. , Chief Executive Officer at Novira.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Biotech, Merck , Healthcare Industry, Infectious Diseases, Pharmacology

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KSFY

Avera Medical Minute AMcK: Hepatitis C Screening

It's a virus that has infected more than three million Americans, many of whom don't even know they're infected.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Star Tribune

New Minnesota vaccine requirement inspires pro-vaccination effort

Courtney Carter, 12, received two vaccinations from LPN Kathy Schwalbe at a clinic in Brooklyn Center.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Brooklyn Center, MN, Chickenpox

BioMed Central

Fatigue during treatment for hepatitis C virus: results of...

Fatigue is a common symptom of chronic hepatitis C virus infection and a frequent side-effect of peginterferon/ribavirin therapy for HCV.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

BioMed Central

Dissemination of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in a patient with acute HIV infection

Opportunistic infections are relatively rare in early human immunodeficiency virus infection, especially infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Tuberculosis

Examiner.com

WWE news: WWE Hall of Fame legend says he will die in two years

WWE Hall of Fame legend Superstar Billy Graham took to Facebook on Monday to go on a tirade against his former competitor Abdullah the Butcher.

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Seeking Alpha

Gilead Sciences: Despite This Year's Triumphs, Watch Out For Weaknesses - An Algorithmic Perspective

Gilead Sciences, a pharmaceuticals company specializing in drug discovery, development, and commercialization, has seen considerable success recently: its strong first- and second-quarter results make its 2014 analyst rating primarily bullish.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, CGI Pharmaceuticals, Science, Computer Science, Health, San Mateo County, CA, Foster City, CA

KSTP

New Minn. Immunization Laws go into Effect Sept. 1

Minnesota requires all children over two months old in childcare or an early childhood programs get vaccinated for Hepatitis B. It also now requires that all children over 24 months in childcare or an early childhood program get vaccinated for Hepatitis A. There are some parents who believe vaccines cause side effects and come with risks.

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Related Topix: Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Vaccinations, Health, Medicine

CiteULike

Identification of a previously undescribed divergent virus from the...

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , Vol. 110, No. 15. , pp. E1407-E1415, doi:10.1073/pnas.1219217110 Theiler's disease is an acute hepatitis in horses that is associated with the administration of equine blood products; its etiologic agent has remained unknown for nearly a century.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Mashable

'True Blood' Series Finale Recap: 100 Funerals and One Really Strange Wedding

Though its primary currency is death, True Blood has always focused more on beginnings than endings, a theme that continued through Sunday's series finale.

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Related Topix: True Blood, Entertainment, Television, Vampire News, Wedding, Medicine, Health

Heavy Duty Trucking

Healthy Trucking Association Launches Hepatitis C Initiative

The Healthy Trucking Association of America, in conjunction with OraSure Technologies and AbbVie, has launched the Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C nationwide initiative.

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Related Topix: Health, OraSure Technologies, Biotech, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Truckers

Heavy Duty Trucking

Healthy Trucking Association Launches Hepatitis C Initiative

The Healthy Trucking Association of America, in conjunction with OraSure Technologies and AbbVie, has launched the Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C nationwide initiative.

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Related Topix: Health, OraSure Technologies, Biotech, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Truckers

Freshnews

MultiCell Technologies Granted U.S. Patent Covering Therapeutics...

MultiCell Technologies, Inc. has been issued U.S. patent 8,809,290 covering novel drug compositions and platform technologies which redirect the immune system response to protect against highly virulent virus infection and cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Liver Cancer

Mashable

'True Blood' Series Finale Recap: 100 Funerals and One Really Strange Wedding

Though its primary currency is death, True Blood has always focused more on beginnings than endings, a theme that continued through Sunday's series finale.

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Related Topix: True Blood, Entertainment, Television, Vampire News, Wedding, Medicine, Health

Sun Aug 24, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Is hepatitis-C a 'phantom virus?'

In 2012, the CDC decided that they would preempt an anticipated Hepatitis-C epidemic by urging baby boomers to get tested for Hepatitis-C.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Vaccinations

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Redlands Daily Facts

Redlands doctors encourage immunizations, especially for adults

While the presence of vaccine-preventable diseases are at record lows in the United States, thousands of adults who have stopped receiving vaccines suffer from serious health complications and even death.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daily Times

PIMS to provide clean water to sit-in participants : August 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences has made special arrangements with the support of health directorate of Capital Development Authority to ensure supply of clean water to sit-ins participants of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek .PIMS spokesman Dr Wasim Khawaja said that chlorination of water is being implemented ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Cholera, Medicine, Health

Seeking Alpha

Biotechs With Insider Buying

It is nevertheless discouraging to make a high risk:reward investment, then find out management is selling - I prefer to partner with management that is also buying.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

BioMed Central

Hepatitis A and E seroprevalence and associated risk factors: a...

Hepatitis A virus and hepatitis E virus are both transmitted by the faecal-oral route, and represent common causes of acute hepatitis in developing countries.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Agriculture, Science

BioMed Central

Hepatitis B virus in the Lao People's Democratic Republic: a...

Despite hepatitis B vaccination at birth and at 6, 10 and 14 weeks of age, hepatitis B virus infection continues to be endemic in the Lao People's Democratic Republic .

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Laos, Southeast Asia, World News

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