Vaccine coverage significantly lower among non-Hispanic blacks, those with lower education, income.
Study shows that in-hospital influenza vaccination may lower costs, risk for readmission or death.
The One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization workshop, organized jointly by the United States CDC, US Department of Agriculture, and US Department for the Interior, recently reported a list of 8 top zoonotic diseases of national concern.
Mortality risk for flu-related hospitalizations lower for those with vs without type 2 diabetes.
Influenza A(H3) predominating in many regions in Southern Hemisphere; influenza activity low in US.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
Vaccine knowledge and anticipated rates of vaccination even lower for pneumococcal disease.
Investigators aimed to analyze whether forced sexual initiation resulted in adverse health outcomes among US women.
The USPSTF has made updates to the 2008 recommendations on screening for and treating asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnant and nonpregnant persons.
Women with endometriosis who experience chronic pelvic pain may benefit from botulinum toxin injections to reduce muscle spasms.
Does soft drink consumption increase the risk of mortality?
Researchers sought to compare the effectiveness and cost-savings of the recombinant subunit zoster vaccine with that of the live attenuated zoster vaccine in individuals aged ≥50 years.
Investigators assessed whether glial fibrillary acidic protein and ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase may be effective biomarkers for detecting concussive, subconcussive, and nonconcussive injuries in pediatric and adult patients with normal mental status following trauma.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.
The US Preventive Services Task Force has issued final recommendations on the use of medications for primary prevention of breast cancer.
MS patients advised to follow all local vaccine standards except in case of specific contraindications.
What are the current prevalence, severity, and clinical characteristics associated with sesame allergy in the United States?
Senate Bill 514 will allow physician assistants to practice with more physician collaboration and less physician supervision.
Investigators studied trends in cough and cold medicine for children, comparing physician recommendations for antihistamines.
Rate of completion lower for 7-vaccine series by 19 months and 36 months of age.