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Young Invincibles Still Need Flu Shot

Last Friday, the CDC reported that 35 states are seeing widespread cases of influenza. Young …

Flu Week: It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate

This week is National Influenza Vaccination Week, established by the CDC to encourage people to …

National Traceability System Moves into Implementation

Last week, President Obama signed into law the Drug Quality and Security Act (H.R. 3204), …

Children in Philippines Receive Vaccines Against Measles, Polio

The Government of the Philippines with support from UNICEF, the World Health Organization (WHO), and …

Obama Launches Initiative Aimed at Curing HIV

Today, the Obama administration announced that it is shifting $100 million into research efforts aimed …

World AIDS Day: Act Aware

World AIDS Day is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, …

The Arrival of Actionable Personalized Medicine

The pace of implementation of next-generation sequencing (NGS) in a clinical context, which almost rivals …

Sequester Threatens FDA Mission

One aspect of sequestration isn’t doing anything to reduce the deficit, but could be delaying …

New Cancer Treatments Seek to Give the Immune System Superpowers

Melanoma is scary. It is aggressive, spreads quickly to far-away organs with the stealth and …

'Life According to Sam' About Hope and Medical Discovery

HBO is currently airing a documentary about a 13 year old boy named Sam Berns, …