FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

U.S. regulators Friday approved the first treatment for smallpox — a deadly disease that was wiped out four decades ago — in case the virus is used in a terror attack. Smallpox, which i...

FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

U.S. regulators have approved the first treatment for smallpox — a deadly disease that was wiped out four decades ago — in case the virus is used in a terror attack. Smallpox, which ...

Carlos "El Pibe" Valderrama Launches Vaccination Campaign and Calls to “Strengthen Your Defense”

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 3, 2018--Colombian soccer legend El Pibe Valderrama, known as one of the best Colombian and South American soccer players of all time, joins forces with ADRA, a global...

Vaccination critic placed on probation by medical board

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California pediatrician and outspoken critic of mandatory vaccinations has been placed on probation for 35 months. Dr. Bob Sears says in a Facebook post...

Congo says countdown toward end of Ebola outbreak begins

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's health ministry says the countdown toward the end of its latest Ebola outbreak has begun, as all people who were in contact with the last confirmed case have passed the ...

Rabies - A Pipeline Analysis Report 2018| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2018--Technavio has announced its latest pipeline analysis report on the market. The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation...

Don't let puppy love blind you to the expense of a dog

http://www.rover.comHow much is that doggy in the window? More than you may think. New dog owners can expect to shell out $1,200 to $2,000 in the first year , and as much as $14,500 over their pup&...

Global Animal Health Diagnostics Market 2018-2022| Increase in Pet Humanization to Drive Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--The global animal health diagnostics market is expected to register a CAGR of around 10% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research rep...

Public urged to take precautions as Taiwan CDC confirms 7 new Japanese encephalitis cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) on Tuesday (June 12) announced that seven new Japanese encephalitis cases have been confirmed in Taiwan. The new cases incl...

Romania: measles outbreak sees 200 new cases per week

CHITILA, Romania (AP) — An outbreak of measles has killed dozens of infants and children in Romania, with 200 new cases reported each week. Doctors say the surge in the disease is fu...

Kite Announces New Data Analyses for CAR T Therapy in Patients with Blood Cancers at the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 4, 2018--Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), today announced new analyses from the ZUMA chimeric antigen receptor T (CAR T) cell therapy development program that are b...

Want to quell hate speech on social media? Talk to right-wing politicians

Political ideology is the number one determinant of rude, offensive or hateful comments on social media, according to findings of a four-month project conducted by journalists from DW and other news o...

Ebola vaccinations begin in Congo's northwest town of Bikoro

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Officials began vaccinating health workers and others on Monday in Bikoro, where Congo's current Ebola outbreak was first declared at the beginning of May. Con...

Congo says confirmed Ebola cases rise to 35, with 10 deaths

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's health ministry says there are now 35 confirmed cases of Ebola in the country's northwest, including 10 deaths confirmed from the often lethal virus. T...

Taiwan CDC advises public to heighten vigilance for measles as this year’s 8th imported case confirmed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--On May 22, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) announced this year’s eighth imported measles case in a 30-year-old male who resides in northern Taiwan. D...