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FDA approves new antiviral flu treatment

FDA approves new antiviral flu treatment

Vaxart to present new data from Phase 2 Challenge Study of H1 influenza oral tablet vaccine

Vaxart to present new data from Phase 2 Challenge Study of H1 influenza oral tablet vaccine

Acne stigma associated with impaired psychological and physical well-being

Acne stigma associated with impaired psychological and physical well-being

Phase 1 clinical trial examining topical cream plus influenza vaccine is underway

Phase 1 clinical trial examining topical cream plus influenza vaccine is underway

Researchers use mathematical model to predict viral outbreaks

Researchers use mathematical model to predict viral outbreaks

Scientists develop mathematical model to predict viral outbreaks in advance

Scientists develop mathematical model to predict viral outbreaks in advance

Antioxidant-enriched multivitamin may decrease respiratory illnesses in CF patients, finds study

Antioxidant-enriched multivitamin may decrease respiratory illnesses in CF patients, finds study

Pfizer starts Phase 1/2 study of RSV vaccine candidate in healthy adult volunteers

Pfizer starts Phase 1/2 study of RSV vaccine candidate in healthy adult volunteers

Evaluating risks of severe heat and cold waves on public health

Evaluating risks of severe heat and cold waves on public health

Obesity not found to be risk factor for acute respiratory illnesses

Obesity not found to be risk factor for acute respiratory illnesses

Universal vaccine produces long-lasting immunity against influenza A viruses in mice

Universal vaccine produces long-lasting immunity against influenza A viruses in mice

Older hospitalized patients less likely to be tested for influenza

Older hospitalized patients less likely to be tested for influenza

Human ‘common cold’ virus kills healthy chimpanzees in Uganda

Human ‘common cold’ virus kills healthy chimpanzees in Uganda

Patient satisfaction, good caregiver communication linked to reduced risk of hospital readmission

Patient satisfaction, good caregiver communication linked to reduced risk of hospital readmission

Study: Employees with influenza have more lost work time

Study: Employees with influenza have more lost work time

Study: Traffic-related air pollutants appear to thwart benefits of walking among older adults

Study: Traffic-related air pollutants appear to thwart benefits of walking among older adults

Increasing hydroxyurea dose linked to reduction in hospitalization for young sickle cell anemia patients

Increasing hydroxyurea dose linked to reduction in hospitalization for young sickle cell anemia patients

Flu season: UAB experts recommend everyone to receive their yearly influenza vaccine

Flu season: UAB experts recommend everyone to receive their yearly influenza vaccine

Study offers solution to protect against vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease

Study offers solution to protect against vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease

Differentiating sepsis and systemic inflammatory response syndrome using biomarkers

Differentiating sepsis and systemic inflammatory response syndrome using biomarkers