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New treatment receives FDA approval to reduce complications of sickle cell disease

New treatment receives FDA approval to reduce complications of sickle cell disease

Smartphone-based game like Pokémon GO may promote exercise

Smartphone-based game like Pokémon GO may promote exercise

Zika: costs of prevention and control

Zika: costs of prevention and control

Study finds high levels of serotonin in blood of SIDS infants

Study finds high levels of serotonin in blood of SIDS infants

FDA expands use of cooling cap to minimize chemotherapy-induced hair loss in cancer patients

FDA expands use of cooling cap to minimize chemotherapy-induced hair loss in cancer patients

NEI-funded research aims to prevent or reverse progression of cataracts

NEI-funded research aims to prevent or reverse progression of cataracts

Study finds psychosocial risk factors, unexplained bruising in fatal or near-fatal child abuse cases

Study finds psychosocial risk factors, unexplained bruising in fatal or near-fatal child abuse cases

FDA authorizes marketing of test to aid in diagnoses of serious cancers

FDA authorizes marketing of test to aid in diagnoses of serious cancers

Common, inexpensive antimicrobials can help patients heal from MRSA skin abscesses

Common, inexpensive antimicrobials can help patients heal from MRSA skin abscesses

Hospitals ramp up hyperbaric therapy for diabetics, despite concerns

Hospitals ramp up hyperbaric therapy for diabetics, despite concerns

FDA takes important steps to increase patient access to prescription drugs

FDA takes important steps to increase patient access to prescription drugs

Bandage-strip sized microneedle patches can transform flu vaccination method

Bandage-strip sized microneedle patches can transform flu vaccination method

Scientists resolve 3D protein structures to combat dangerous infectious diseases

Scientists resolve 3D protein structures to combat dangerous infectious diseases

FDA ruling on Aussie biotech could boost congressman’s investment

FDA ruling on Aussie biotech could boost congressman’s investment

Study identifies structural changes in genes that increase risk of Tourette syndrome

Study identifies structural changes in genes that increase risk of Tourette syndrome

Exclusive: White House task force echoes pharma proposals

Exclusive: White House task force echoes pharma proposals

Seesawing family income threatens kids’ Medicaid coverage in Texas

Seesawing family income threatens kids’ Medicaid coverage in Texas

Descent into secrecy: Senate health talks speak to steady retreat from transparency

Descent into secrecy: Senate health talks speak to steady retreat from transparency

New research design offers way to assess safety of approved drugs

New research design offers way to assess safety of approved drugs

Researchers find link between maternal grain consumption during pregnancy and kids' obesity by age 7

Researchers find link between maternal grain consumption during pregnancy and kids' obesity by age 7