Washington Post -
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazilian officials will soon decide whether to amend the South American nation's rigid procedures for sharing Zika samples, the Cabinet chief's spokeswoman said Friday, as officials announced that they were sending a set of samples ...
Wall Street Journal
And the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) published a Zika virus epidemiologic update that noted imported cases to France and New Zealand involving neurologic complications.
Maine News Online -
An image posted by a father of his daughter's foot has gone viral on the internet. Scott Walker of Wichita posted an image his daughter's swollen toe on Facebook last month.
UN News Centre -
A female Aedes Aegypti mosquito in the process of acquiring a blood meal from her human host. Photo: CDC/James Gathany. Print. 5 February 2016 - Upholding women's human rights is essential if the response to the Zika health emergency is to be effective ...
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -
Calling the assistant city attorneys' actions “disingenuous” and lacking candor, Judge Glenn Yamahiro ruled their appeal of the dismissal of the ticket issued to Roufusport promoter Scott Joffe was frivolous.
Live Science -
A booster vaccine aimed at protecting teens against whooping cough may wear off over time, a new study suggests. In the study, researchers looked at about 1,200 cases of whooping cough (also called pertussis) that occurred among a population of about ...
New York Times -
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defended a recommendation that sexually active women refrain from drinking alcohol if they are not using birth control after it spurred a strong backlash, with many women saying they considered the ...
Washington Post -
America's lawyers have a serious drinking problem, according to a new report from the American Society of Addiction Medicine. More than 20 percent of licensed attorneys drink at levels that are considered "hazardous, harmful, and potentially ...
Regulatory Focus -
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday unveiled briefing documents that could support the approval of Celltrion's proposed Remicade (infliximab) biosimilar ahead of next Tuesday's advisory committee hearing.
Daily Times -
Ever since the resurgence of beards on hipsters and non-hipsters alike, the Internet has been divided. Some can't get enough of 'em, while others are praying for their downfall.
U.S. News & World Report -
FRIDAY, Feb. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While HIV diagnoses dropped significantly over the past decade in the United States, blacks with HIV are less likely than whites or Hispanics to receive routine, ongoing care, according to the U.S.
News Sentinel -
Sunday is the holy day for sports foodies and second only to Thanksgiving for eating calorie-laden foods. To give you some perspective, here are a few favorite game day foods and what it takes to burn them off.
The Boston Globe -
US regulators dealt a blow to Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. on Friday, rebuffing the company's application to sell its first cystic fibrosis drug to a new subset of patients.
Outbreak News Today -
US News » Florida Zika cases rise to 14, St. Johns and Osceola counties added to list. Florida Zika cases rise to 14, St. Johns and Osceola counties added to list.
Houston Chronicle -
A baby plays with a doctor during a group therapy session for babies born with microcephaly at the Altino Ventura Foundation, a treatment center that provides free health care, in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016.
Tech Times -
Facebook is said to be deleting business pages of medical marijuana dispensaries. The social network claims that it is due to the promotion or encouragement of drug use, but certain states such as New Jersey have legalized the usage of medical marijuana.
San Jose Mercury News -
SANTA CLARA -- Elizabeth Maulick thought her 19-year-old son, Gregory, was up-to-date with all his shots -- including meningitis -- before he started at Santa Clara University in September.
People Magazine -
On Thursday, reality show fans everywhere were heartbroken when news broke that fan favorite Angela "Big Ang" Raiola was hospitalized for stage 4 lung and brain cancer.
CBS Local -
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Every minute a woman is killed by heart disease. Today is “Go Red for Women Day,” designed to reverse the deadly trend and promote healthier lives for women of all ages.
BioWorld Online -
Looking ahead to the pivotal trial in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) with IMMU-132, slated to begin this summer, Immunomedics Inc. stands as "the only game in town at the moment this far along that has an antibody that targets this [TROP-2 ...