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Feds Are Pushing Tamiflu & Other Antivirals During Nasty Flu Season

AP | By MIKE STOBBE | Posted 03.13.2015 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK (AP) — In the midst of a worrisome flu season, health officials are pushing doctors to prescribe antiviral medicines more often. ...

Drug Companies Set To Donate Vaccines To Poor Countries

Posted 06.15.2011 | Home

Drug companies are set to donate vaccines and antivirals to poor countries, and share patented technology under a deal to strengthen defenses agai...

Shingles: Can Adults Protect Themselves From a Pox They Hoped to Leave to Childhood?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

For roughly one in four to one in five people over their lifetime, the chickenpox virus recurs as shingles, a painful, blistering rash that usually attacks one side of the body.