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Clinical trials showed that the drug improved women's postpartum depression for at least 30 days after the infusion, the FDA said . Zulresso has been approved with a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy program, and is only available to patients through a restricted distribution program at certified health care facilities where the health care provider can carefully monitor the patient, he said.
  • Trump Administration Sued by States Over Abortion-Referral Rule

    Trump Administration Sued by States Over Abortion-Referral Rule

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    California has filed dozens of lawsuits challenging a number of the Trump administration's actions. The rule imposes what administration officials have referred to as a "bright line" of physical and financial separation between the provision of family planning and abortion services, effectively requiring Planned Parenthood to drastically alter its operations, or else cease to receive an estimated $60 million in annual funding.
  • Pharmaceutical companies recall 87 batches of blood pressure drugs over cancer concerns

    Pharmaceutical companies recall 87 batches of blood pressure drugs over cancer concerns

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    Camber's products, which are packaged into 30-count, 90-count, 500-count and 1,000-count bottles, were distributed nationwide via U.S. "wholesalers, distributors, retail pharmacies and mail-order pharmacies". "We're continuing to share these testing methods with worldwide regulators, industry and the public to help manufacturers and other regulators evaluate these products for any potential nitrosamine impurity".
  • Man 'free' of HIV after stem cell treatment

    Man 'free' of HIV after stem cell treatment

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    Indeed, 16 months later, his virus remains at below detectable levels, and his immune cells all contain the HIV-fighting CCR5 mutation. This suggestion that HIV might be curable has fuelled research into a cure for HIV, including the IAS's efforts, Towards an HIV Cure , established in 2012.
  • 'London Patient case not a viable large scale strategy for HIV cure'

    'London Patient case not a viable large scale strategy for HIV cure'

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    HIV is at its most unsafe when it is actively replicating, furiously producing as many copies of itself as possible so it can penetrate immune cells and spread infection. "The so-called London Patient has now been off ART for 19 months with no viral rebound which is impressive, but I would still be closely monitoring his viral load".
  • Measles outbreak in Pacific Northwest about half of United States cases

    Measles outbreak in Pacific Northwest about half of United States cases

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    Check your immunization records to make sure you and your children have had two doses of the measles vaccine (MMR or MMRV). "The reluctance or refusal to vaccinate despite the availability of vaccines - threatens to reverse progress made in tackling vaccine-preventable diseases", the World Health Organization said in its report.
  • GE surges on RM87b sale of bio-pharma business to Danaher

    GE surges on RM87b sale of bio-pharma business to Danaher

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    Shares in GE opened up almost 14%, while Danaher was up 9% after the companies announced the agreement Monday morning. Under the previously disclosed terms of the transaction, GE distributed all 8.7 billion shares of common stock of Transportation Systems Holdings Inc with respect to the shares of GE common stock outstanding as of the close of business on 17 February 2019 by means of a pro rata distribution, and SpinCo and a subsidiary of Wabtec then merged.
  • HHS unveils policy blocking Title X funds to abortion providers, referrers

    HHS unveils policy blocking Title X funds to abortion providers, referrers

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    The policy released Friday by the Health and Human Services Department pleased religious conservatives, a key building block of President Donald Trump's political base. Today's broad-based move against abortion and family planning services is more illustrative of the comprehensively restrictive intentions of this administration and its party.
  • Measles Outbreak Not Impacting Kansas

    Measles Outbreak Not Impacting Kansas

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    AHS says adults who spent their formative years in Alberta do not require an additional vaccine but adults who relocated to Alberta from outside the province may require a booster and should consult their physician. "No jurisdiction [in Canada] has what's called a forced system", Dix said. Washington now allows vaccination exemptions for children at public or private schools or licensed day-care centers based on medical, religious and personal or philosophical beliefs.
  • One Measles Case Confirmed In Denton County

    One Measles Case Confirmed In Denton County

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    The Vancouver Clinic, which operates medical offices and urgent care centers in the area, reported that shots administered jumped from 263 in January 2018 to 1,444 last month, a almost 450 percent increase. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), vaccination is one of the most cost-effective ways of avoiding disease - it now prevents 2-3 million deaths a year, and a further 1.5 million could be avoided if global coverage of vaccinations improved.
  • Denton County Public Health Confirms One Measles Case

    Denton County Public Health Confirms One Measles Case

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    The CDC says there have been 79 cases of measles so far this year in the states that reported data, and it's only February. The agency says worldwide travelers returning from Israel and Ukraine-where large outbreaks recently occurred-appear to be spreading the measles in the United States.
  • Local health officials urge people to get measles vaccine

    Local health officials urge people to get measles vaccine

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    She said the Washington outbreak is nearly exclusively in young children that were not vaccinated. Liberal-leaning OR and Washington have some of the nation's highest statewide vaccine exemption rates, driven in part by low vaccination levels in scattered communities and at some private and alternative schools.