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The Too-Well-Kept Secret to Preventing STDs

Dr. Jonathan Mermin | Posted 05.21.2016 | Impact
Dr. Jonathan Mermin

Women with recurrences of chlamydia are at increased risk of potentially heartbreaking consequences, including pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility. Fortunately, doctors have a powerful strategy to prevent reinfection -- but we're not yet making the most of it.

FDA Cautions Against Z Pack Antibiotic For People WIth Heart Problems

Posted 07.02.2013 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily Senior Writer Published: 05/01/2013 05:09 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily An antibiotic commonly prescribed f...

Antibiotic May Raise Risk Of Fatal Irregular Heart Rhythm For Some, FDA Warns

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living

(Corrects spelling of "heart" in headline) March 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday said that the antibio...

Widely Used Antibiotic Z-Pak Linked With Rare But Deadly Heart Risk

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.17.2012 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO -- An antibiotic widely used for bronchitis and other common infections seems to increase chances for sudden deadly heart problems, a rare but...