Also in that month:
7Up gets a new ingredient in Mexico—methArs Technica7Up—the lemon-lime soda sometimes thought to be named for its original seven main ingredients—now has a troubling eighth ingredient in Mexico: methamphetamine. Health professionals in Arizona are warning travelers to the Mexicali area to be aware of ...
Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East AsiaBBC NewsThe rapid spread of "super malaria" in South East Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists are warning. This dangerous form of the malaria parasite cannot be killed with the main anti-malaria drugs. It emerged in Cambodia but has since spread ...
CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 daysCNN(CNN) In a new effort to tackle the deadly opioid addiction crisis in the United States, pharmacy giant CVS announced Friday that it will limit opioid prescriptions to seven days for certain conditions. This restriction will apply to patients who are ...
Study: HIV Prevention Could Need Cocktail Of AntibodiesWBURIt takes a cocktail of drugs to treat HIV. It could take a cocktail of antibodies to prevent HIV as well, suggests a study by Boston-based researchers published this week in Science Translational Medicine. I spoke to researcher Dr. Dan Barouch ...
Today's Google Doodle Honors Chemist Asima ChatterjeeForbesOrganic chemist Asima Chatterjee paved the way for Indian women in science and improved the odds of survival for patients with cancer, epilepsy, and malaria. Born in 1917, when India was still a British colony, she grew up in a relatively comfortable ...
Flu shot clinics Saturday in Hampton and NorfolkDaily PressHealth districts on the Peninsula and Southside and in other areas will provide free flu shots Saturday. Some of the locations will be walk-in clinics and others will be drive-thru, according to a news release. The flu vaccination is the best way to ... |