Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Routine immunization virtually eliminates major killer of young children in the Gambia

Routine immunization virtually eliminates major killer of young children in the Gambia

If global efforts to prevent HIV/AIDS are to work long term, they must avoid suspicions of being unfair

If global efforts to prevent HIV/AIDS are to work long term, they must avoid suspicions of being unfair

MRC study finds vaccine eliminates HIB disease in the Gambia

MRC study finds vaccine eliminates HIB disease in the Gambia

Routine immunisation against meningitis and pneumonia should be introduced for children in developing countries

Routine immunisation against meningitis and pneumonia should be introduced for children in developing countries

Grand Challenges in Global Health awards $450m to top scientists

Grand Challenges in Global Health awards $450m to top scientists

Vitamin C pretty useless when it comes to colds

Vitamin C pretty useless when it comes to colds

Gleevec or similar drugs might be useful in preventing adverse side effects of smallpox vaccine

Gleevec or similar drugs might be useful in preventing adverse side effects of smallpox vaccine

If you know how viruses get into cells, you know how to better design drugs to keep them out

If you know how viruses get into cells, you know how to better design drugs to keep them out

$5.1 billion could save 6 million children

$5.1 billion could save 6 million children

People with diabetes are at higher risk of contracting respiratory, urinary tract and skin infections

People with diabetes are at higher risk of contracting respiratory, urinary tract and skin infections

Half a million in U.S. could die in flu pandemic

Half a million in U.S. could die in flu pandemic

Tsunami leaves patients with unusual infections

Tsunami leaves patients with unusual infections

Team of experts sent to Vietnam to study bird flu risk

Team of experts sent to Vietnam to study bird flu risk

Antibiotics not effective for many coughs

Antibiotics not effective for many coughs

Antibiotics show little benefit for uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections

Antibiotics show little benefit for uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections

Genetic predisposition to lung cancer exists

Genetic predisposition to lung cancer exists

Australian community-based intervention program to successfully reduce antibiotics use for colds and flu

Australian community-based intervention program to successfully reduce antibiotics use for colds and flu

Expert says the world is not ready for the next pandemic

Expert says the world is not ready for the next pandemic

New Zealand Ministry of Health warns Influenza B can be serious health risk to children and young people

New Zealand Ministry of Health warns Influenza B can be serious health risk to children and young people

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Marijuana vaporizers - get the dope without the smoke