Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Study warns against global use of old asthma medicines for kids' coughs

Study warns against global use of old asthma medicines for kids' coughs

Combination of ribavirin and interferon is more effective in treating hepatitis C than using interferon alone

Combination of ribavirin and interferon is more effective in treating hepatitis C than using interferon alone

For influenza experts, the question is not whether the world is going to have a new flu pandemic, but when

For influenza experts, the question is not whether the world is going to have a new flu pandemic, but when

U.S. stockpile of anti-flu drugs is "totally inadequate"

U.S. stockpile of anti-flu drugs is "totally inadequate"

'Big Gun' government official needed to oversee U.S. animal disease programs

'Big Gun' government official needed to oversee U.S. animal disease programs

Ducks possibly the culprit in spreading bird flu

Ducks possibly the culprit in spreading bird flu

Fever might be a useful weapon in the fight against cancer

Fever might be a useful weapon in the fight against cancer

Tamiflu may treat avian flu virus

Tamiflu may treat avian flu virus

Handwashing with soap could halve the incidence of diarrhoea in children in developing countries

Handwashing with soap could halve the incidence of diarrhoea in children in developing countries

FDA panel says asthma drugs should stay on market but must carry warnings

FDA panel says asthma drugs should stay on market but must carry warnings

Erlotinib increases survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Erlotinib increases survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Biologists determine structure of a common-cold virus

Biologists determine structure of a common-cold virus

Targeted program drastically reduced hepatitis A in U.S.

Targeted program drastically reduced hepatitis A in U.S.

ID Biomedical's flu vaccine granted fast track status

ID Biomedical's flu vaccine granted fast track status

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Research explains one of the fundamental mysteries of multiple sclerosis

Research explains one of the fundamental mysteries of multiple sclerosis

Blood pressure enzyme linked to SARS virus, could help fight diseases that cause lung failure

Blood pressure enzyme linked to SARS virus, could help fight diseases that cause lung failure

Bird flu could be carried out of Asia by migrating geese

Bird flu could be carried out of Asia by migrating geese

$100m needed to stop spread of birdflu

$100m needed to stop spread of birdflu

Catchers' mitts do not adequately protect players' hands from injury

Catchers' mitts do not adequately protect players' hands from injury