A childhood measles infection may increase the risk for post-bronchodilator airflow obstruction in middle-age adults via its interaction with asthma and smoking.
Bacterial vaginosis may cause an increased risk for HIV acquisition in women taking oral or injectable hormonal contraception.
Men may experience a lower immune response than women, adding insight to the man flu debate.
Inactivated and live attenuated flu vaccines can be safely administered to people with egg allergies.
New virus mutations make antibody binding difficult as mismatches in vaccines and viruses emerge.
Hepatitis B and hepatitis C may increase mortality risks in HIV patients.
All participants with a neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio greater than 28.3 died within 30 days.
Point of care lung ultrasound is an accurate tool for the diagnosis of pneumonia, according to researchers.
The ACIP has released the 2017 recommended immunization schedule for adults.
The schedule includes new or revised recommendations for several vaccines for children and adolescents.
The Seeker System is approved to screen for four rare lysosomal storage disorders in newborns.
With daily use Listerine may increase gonococcal clearance and have important implications for prevention strategies.