CVS Health offers Meningitis B vaccines in response to Calif. outbreak

CVS Health is offering vaccines to people living in Santa Clara County in response to confirmed cases of Meningitis B. Read more ...

How barley can improve blood sugar levels and reduce appetite

A recent study shows that barley can rapidly improve people's health by reducing blood sugar levels and risk for diabetes. Read More ...

Research team takes closer look at what happens when we sneeze

Need some incentive to cover your mouth the next time you sneeze? New high-speed videos captured by MIT show what happens when you do. Read More ...

Researchers hit on a genetic mutation that may prevent diabetes complications

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Mylan on Wednesday announced that it would be acquiring specialty pharmaceutical company Meda for about $9.9 billion.
CVS Health is offering vaccines to people living in Santa Clara County in response to confirmed cases of Meningitis B on the Santa Clara University campus.
A research team has created a urine diagnostic test for prostate cancer that uses a special tool to "smell" the cancer in men's urine.
Need some incentive to cover your mouth the next time you sneeze? New high-speed videos captured by MIT researchers show what happens when people sneeze.
An FDA-approved drug that treats patients who are obese or have Type 2 diabetes may be effective in treating cocaine dependence.
Merck Animal Health has launched a free app that helps pet owners manage their pet's diabetes on their smartphones or tablets.
A recent study from Lund University in Sweden shows that barley can rapidly improve people's health by reducing blood sugar levels and risk for diabetes.
Experiments indicate that the presence of vitamin B1 inside the cell can prevent the damage caused by high blood sugar.
More than 20 million U.S. adults over the age of 18 experience vision loss, according to data from a 2012 National Health Interview Survey.
For Americans living with the challenges of low vision, multiple everyday tasks can become obstacles that have the potential to negatively affect health.

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