1 min ago | The Guelph Mercury
The bill, which a committee will consider Friday, would require studios to ensure that performers are safe from sexually transmitted diseases by wearing condoms or other protective barriers during filming.
2 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Table I Summary of provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases, United States, cumulative, week ending May 18, 2013 Figure I Selected notifiable disease reports, United States, comparison of provisional 4-week totals ending May 18, 2013, with historical data Table II Provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases, United States, weeks ... (more)
6 hrs ago | KCTV5
If anyone is in that age group, they have probably had a blood draw before, say for a cholesterol test, but this is a lot easier and a lot quicker.
7 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer
Flooded with excitement at the sound of her name, Pacific University student Jayme Vincent walked across the commencement stage, smiling ear to ear.
Helping a child in need may be easier than you think, by redirecting a common resource that often just goes to waste.
Viral hepatitis is an asymptomatic disease affecting more than 5.3 million Americans.
Hepatitis C has been called a silent epidemic: As the most common blood-borne viral infection in the country, it affects more than 7 million Americans - yet, most don't know they have it.
A request for a mistrial from Dr. Dipak Desai's defense attorney was not granted.
Treating herpes simplex virus type 2 with valacyclovir was associated with a substantial reduction in plasma hepatitis C virus levels in dually-infected individuals, according to a small study presented at the Digestive Disease Week conference this week in Orlando.
In the first four months of the year, Franklin County already reported 63 percent of the number of Hepatitis C cases identified in 2012, significantly more than in other years, Midge Ransom, Franklin County health department director, said.
The Tri-County Spinal Care Center continues to provide noninvasive care and is cooperating with the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control as it looks into how three patients who were treated at the clinic contracted hepatitis B. "We are surprised and very concerned for our patients," said Cameron Wills, a chiropractic physician for ... (more)
Janssen R&D Ireland today announced primary efficacy and safety results from the global Phase 3 PROMISE study demonstrating that use of the investigational protease inhibitor simeprevir led to sustained virologic response 12 weeks after the end of treatment in 79 percent of treatment-experienced genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C adult patients with ... (more)
Catskill Regional Medical Center issued a warning Tuesday that some patients might have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis by the shared use of insulin injection pens.
The Department of Health and Environmental Control says all three people received spinal injections with common medications on the same dates in February.
A former Exeter Hospital nurse and roommate of the man allegedly responsible for the Exeter Hospital hepatitis C outbreak is suing the hospital for wrongful termination.
Opponents of vaccinations say they can be unsafe and cause serious side-effects, weaken the immune system, and can cause autism.