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ACIP releases 2018 recommended immunization schedule for adults

ACIP releases 2018 recommended immunization schedule for adults

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The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices updated its immunization recommendations for adults.

2018 Immunization schedule for children, adolescents: ACIP recommendations

2018 Immunization schedule for children, adolescents: ACIP recommendations

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The updates contain new or revised ACIP recommendations for poliovirus, influenza, and measles, mumps, and rubella vaccines, as well as a clarification of the recommendations for rotavirus and pneumococcal vaccines.

Vitamin D, calcium supplements do not reduce fracture risk in older adults

Vitamin D, calcium supplements do not reduce fracture risk in older adults

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Findings do not support routine vitamin D and calcium supplementation in community-dwelling older adults for lowering the incidence of osteoporosis-related fractures.

FDA approves weekly diabetes drug that may also be beneficial for weight loss

FDA approves weekly diabetes drug that may also be beneficial for weight loss

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The FDA has approved semaglutide injection as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

FDA warns that febuxostat may increase risk of heart-related mortality

FDA warns that febuxostat may increase risk of heart-related mortality

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Preliminary clinical trial results show more heart-related deaths occur in patients taking febuxostat compared to allopurinol.

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