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Medical News Today: Cancer: Using copper to boost immunotherapy
on January 25, 2020 at 11:00 am
Scientists have successfully destroyed cancer cells in mice by using copper-based nanoparticles and immunotherapy. Importantly, the cancer did not return.
Medical News Today: Could a probiotic prevent or reverse Parkinson's?
on January 23, 2020 at 11:00 am
Scientists recently tested probiotics in a roundworm model of Parkinson’s. A particular bacterium had a protective effect and improved symptoms.
Medical News Today: Catnip: What do we know about the feline drug?
on January 22, 2020 at 4:00 pm
Catnip is the most famous stimulant for cats. How does it work, why does it not affect all cats, and are there any catnip alternatives? We investigate.
Medical News Today: Giving TB vaccine intravenously boosts efficacy
on January 21, 2020 at 8:00 am
New research in macaques finds that changing the delivery method of an existing tuberculosis vaccine can drastically improve its efficacy.
Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?
on January 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm
A new review investigates sex differences in cardiometabolic disorders. The authors conclude that women are more at risk of receiving the wrong treatment.
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Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19
by email@example.com on June 26, 2020 at 9:40 am
Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
HHS Announces New Organ Transplant Guidance
by firstname.lastname@example.org on June 25, 2020 at 11:55 pm
Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) published an updated <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/rr/rr6904a1.htm?s_cid=rr6904a1_w">solid organ transplant guideline</a> to assess donors and monitor recipients for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus infections.
CDC Marks the End of the 2018 Ebola Outbreak in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo
by email@example.com on June 25, 2020 at 2:10 pm
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is joining the global public health community to mark the end of the Ebola Virus Disease (Ebola) outbreak in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
CDC updates, expands list of people at risk of severe COVID-19 illness
by firstname.lastname@example.org on June 25, 2020 at 1:30 pm
Based on a detailed review of available evidence to date, CDC has updated and expanded the <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-at-higher-risk.html">list of who is at increased risk for getting severely ill from COVID-19</a>.
CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19
by email@example.com on June 25, 2020 at 11:15 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 response.