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Next Winter May Be Rough: Models Predict ‘Considerable Surge’

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. It’s likely the United States will see another surge of COVID-19 this winter, warned Christopher Murray, MD, director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington in Seattle. Speaking at the national conference of State of […]

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Star Trek Fan Has 26 COVID-19 Papers Retracted by Elsevier

An Elsevier journal has retracted more than two dozen Covid-19 papers by a researcher in Malta with a fondness for Star Trek after determining that the articles did not meet its standards for publication. The move comes several months after we reported that Hampton Gaddy, a student at the University of Oxford, had raised questions […]

Medications

APO-Galantamine

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-GALANTAMINE MR CAPSULES Contains the active ingredient galantamine (as galantamine hydrobromide) Consumer Medicine Information   What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about this medicine. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the […]

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Dalacin C Capsules

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. DALACIN® C CAPSULES Clindamycin hydrochloride Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Dalacin C capsules.It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or […]

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Nufloxib

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. NUFLOXIB norfloxacin CONSUMER MEDICINE INFORMATION What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Nufloxib. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All medicines have […]

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Doryx

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. DORYX® (dor-IX) doxycycline hyclate (hydrochloride) (dox-I-SYE-kleen) Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about DORYX. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or […]

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Moderna using mRNA technology to create vaccines for seasonal flu, HIV and Nipah virus, company says

Coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective: Moderna Moderna announces vaccine trials show high effectiveness; reaction from Gov. Tate Reeves on ‘Fox & Friends.’ Biotech giant Moderna is using what some experts have called “21st-century science” to create three new vaccines to protect against the seasonal flu, HIV and Nipah virus, respectively, the company announced on Monday.  […]

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Sweden sees deadliest November since Spanish flu

Sweden’s statistics agency said Monday that the country suffered the highest number of deaths in November since the Spanish flu a century ago, as it battles a second coronavirus wave. A total of 8,088 deaths were recorded in Sweden last month, corresponding to an excess mortality of 10 percent compared to the average between 2015 […]