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  1. Hep A vaccines offered in northeast Arkansas after restaurant worker tests positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Arkansas Online

    The state will offer hepatitis A vaccinations in Jonesboro on Friday and Monday after a restaurant employee tested positive for the virus.

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  2. Can you get STIs from oral? Which ones are deadly? Top sexual health questions answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    ... and it's pretty common especially for gonorrhoea, genital herpes and syphilis. You can also get chlamydia, HIV, hepatitis A B & C and genital warts through oral sex, although these are less common and carry a lower risk. To help prevent this, you or ...

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  3. Dicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc (DRNA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.67 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... programs include DCR-PHXC for the treatment of primary hyperoxaluria; DCR-HBVS for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus infection; and DCR-PCSK9 to treat hypercholesterolemia. Receive News & Ratings for Dicerna Pharmaceuticals Daily - Enter ...

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  4. Researchers develop fast detection strategy to know type of virus acquired by patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... troubling a patient is among the biggest challenges in healthcare. Viruses responsible for Zika fever, AIDS, and hepatitis C contain mutating RNA sequences. Physicians need to know quickly which type of virus their patients have acquired, but ...

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  5. CSIRO launches serverless 'search engine for the genome' on Alibaba CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    Trials of CRISPR/Cas9 are getting underway around the world. Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats/CRISPR associated protein 9, to give it its full name, holds huge promise for tackling cancer, hereditary blindness, AIDS, cystic fibrosis, Duchenne's muscular dystrophy, hepatitis B, Huntington's disease and even high cholesterol.

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  6. Brazil Rotary member on mission to eliminate hepatitisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Rotarian

    In 2010, Humberto Silva was getting ready to travel from Brazil to South Africa to watch his country's soccer team play in the World Cup. When he went to get the necessary vaccinations, his doctor recommended he also be tested for hepatitis.

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  7. US doctors' organisation endorses event-based PrEP for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Aidsmap

    ... PrEP may be started on the same day as an HIV rapid test without confirmatory HIV testing, or kidney function and hepatitis B results. They recommend daily dosing with tenofovir disoproxil fumarate and emtricitabine (TDF/FTC) for everyone. They warn ...

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  8. FTC Approves Final Order Requiring Grifols S.A. to Divest Assets as...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... worldwide. The complaint also alleged that, absent a remedy, the acquisition would have harmed the U.S. market for hepatitis B immune globulin, or HBIG, a plasma-derived injectable medicine that provides hepatitis B antibodies for preventing ...

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  9. West Virginia health officer taking March of Dimes jobRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... health monitoring for the affected nine-county region. More recently Gupta offered guidance during an ongoing hepatitis A outbreak statewide. He's also addressed the opioid crisis in a state that leads the nation by far in the rate of drug overdose ...

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  10. Give Newborns Antibiotic Ointment to Prevent Eye InfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... on their eyes. "Honestly, this isn't a controversial issue in my practice the way that the vitamin K shot or the hepatitis B vaccine can be," he said. "I don't know if it's that parents feel more comfortable with something that is applied topically ...

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  11. Viral RNA sensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... troubling a patient is among the biggest challenges in healthcare. Viruses responsible for Zika fever, AIDS, and hepatitis C contain mutating RNA sequences. Physicians need to know quickly which type of virus their patients have acquired, but ...

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  12. Remembering the age of polioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Kevin, M.D.

    ... about how we knocked out rotavirus diarrhea, and HIB septicemia, and HPV-related cancer. Measles, diphtheria, hepatitis A and B, we've got the tools to beat these and other diseases. We just need the will to see the fight to the end. There's a lot ...

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  13. 'Unmerited' hep C patent contributes to Gilead monopoly, says NGORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    The European Patent Office has upheld protection relating to Gilead's costly Hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, which MA decins du Monde claims prevents patients from receiving affordable treatment. Last week, humanitarian not-for-profit MA decins du Monde, together with MA decins Sans FrontiA res and organisations from 17 countries, challenged a patent on a pharmaceutical component of Gilead's hepatitis drug, Sovaldi .

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  14. This Arizona man got a transplant of a kidney infected with hepatitis C. On purpose.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    With a new class of drugs that can cure hepatitis C, doctors are transplanting infected organs into people who don't already have the virus. This Arizona man got a transplant of a kidney infected with hepatitis C. On purpose.

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  15. Colorado Department of Corrections must pay for Hepatitis C treatment for prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Colorado Springs Independent

    The state Department of Corrections must pay for treatment for all 2,200 Colorado prisoners infected with chronic hepatitis C, under a settlement approved Sept. 12 with the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado.

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  16. Head-To-Head Survey: Spring Bank PharmaceuticalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... platform. The company's lead SMNH product candidate is inarigivir soproxil, for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is also developing SMNH product candidates, including STimulator of INterferon Genes agonist, an ...

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  17. Incurable STDs could be eliminated after revolutionary breakth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Star

    ... the treatment of thousands of people in the 1970s and 1980s who were given blood products infected with hepatitis viruses and HIV. Mark Hall, spokesman for the UK's stem cell bank StemProtect.co.uk, said: "It really is incredible to see the breadth ...

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  18. Taking liquid calcium with red sage can build stronger bonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    ... has shown that red sage can help treat liver fibrosis , a condition characterized by scar tissue buildup caused by hepatitis B. Scar tissue can prevent blood infusion in the liver, which hardens the cells. A compound in red sage root called ...

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  19. Child vaccination numbers fall in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    ... Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b). Children are now offered the six-in-one vaccine which also protects against hepatitis B. Helen Donovan, professional lead for public health at the Royal College of Nursing, said: "For the first time last year, ...

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  20. Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Eiger Biopharmaceuticals Inc (EIGR) Will ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... program is Lonafarnib, an orally bioavailable, small molecule, which is in Phase III clinical trial for treating hepatitis delta virus (HDV) infection. Receive News & Ratings for Eiger Biopharmaceuticals Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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