Surgeon General Report Sees Disease Behind Opiate Epidemic and substance misuse

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Surgeon General Report Sees Disease Behind Opiate Epidemic By Margo Sullivan, Newport Patch “Addiction is a powerful illness,” said U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Folllowing this week’s “Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health,” U.S Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse issued this … Read More

FDA research to help speed development of the Zika virus vaccines and therapeutics

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FDA research to help speed development of Zika virus vaccines and therapeutics FDA News Release Neonatal mouse model provides a new platform for Zika virus research A new mouse model developed by scientists at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration … Read More

Are You at High Risk for Serious Illness from the Flu ?

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Are You at High Risk for Serious Illness from the Flu ? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Some people are at high risk for serious flu complications, including young children, older people, pregnant women and people with certain health … Read More

Antibiotics Are not Always the Answer

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Antibiotics Aren’t Always the Answer Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) along with a league of national and international partners, will observe the ninth annual Get Smart About Antibiotics Week from … Read More

Obamacare under President Trump : What happens next ?

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Obamacare under President Trump: What happens next ? By Tami Luhby, CNN Money Repealing Obamacare won’t be that easy. Replacing it will be even tougher. President-elect Donald Trump has promised to dismantle Obamacare as one of his first acts after … Read More

Worried your sore throat may be strep?

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Worried your sore throat may be strep? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Strep throat is a common type of sore throat in children, but it’s not very common in adults. Healthcare professionals can do a quick test to … Read More

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