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The Food and Drug Administration approved a new type of flu vaccine called Fluad that uses a compound to help stimulate the patient’s immune system, NBC News reported.
Fluad contains MF59, an adjuvant made out of an oil-in-water mixture that includes squalene, an oily nutrient... Read more »
The mother of a San Diego-area teenager fighting for his life against a flesh-eating bacteria thanked the community... Read more »
A nonprofit founded to combat obesity says the $1.5 million it received from Coke has no influence on its work.
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Southern California scientists have created a genetically modified batch of mosquitoes capable of blocking malaria... Read more »
Pfizer and Allergan will join in a $160 billion deal to create the world's largest drugmaker.
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Experts are divided over Thursday’s news that the No. 1 U.S. health insurer, UnitedHealth Group, might withdraw from... Read more »
Thursday's news that the No. 1 U.S. health insurer, UnitedHealth Group, might withdraw from the health insurance... Read more »
Recovering addicts may have a new tool helping them stay on track as a heroin vaccine enters a preclinical phase. Read more »
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved genetically modified salmon, the first such altered animal... Read more »
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The National Institutes of Health announced Wednesday that the last 50 chimpanzees set aside for federal medical... Read more »
A Texas law aimed at restricting abortions, which took effect in 2013, has led to more women trying to end a... Read more »
During a routine visit to her doctor six years ago, Nancy Ballard walked, by chance, into a chemotherapy treatment... Watch »
A U.S. sexually transmitted diseases epidemic is increasing and the most common infection, chlamydia, has risen... Read more »
Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling about 52,486 pounds of chicken wing products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s... Read more »
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley's CITRIS lab are working hard to create low-cost, customizable... Read more »
People who took a daily pill to protect against HIV were protected aganist the virus but caught other sexually... Read more »
A volunteer firefighter badly burned in a 2001 blaze has received the most extensive face transplant ever, covering... Watch »
A new government survey finds that more than 2 percent of U.S. kids have been diagnosed with autism — or 1 in 45... Read more »
The Campbell Soup Company is voluntarily recalling 355,000 cans of SpaghettiOs due to a potential choking hazard. Read more »