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Image credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention A new drug combination called PaMZ could cure those with drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) in 4 months—drastically reducing the 2 years it currently takes to cure such illnesses, according to a new study by researchers from the Global Allianc...(Read More)
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Image credit: Thinkstock/ollaweila​ A new study, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, makes the case that while niacin, also known as vitamin B3, has been shown in observational studies to raise high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C) levels and lower low-density lipoprotein-ch...(Read More)
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  ​     Photo Credit: Norbert von der Groeben/Stanford School of Medicine​         If a new microchip test wins approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there could soon be a new, simple, and cheap way to test for type 1 diabetes. Recently, Stanford University researchers succ...(Read More)
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​ Photo Credit: Thinkstock/Kheng guan Toh​   A new surveillance system aims to help public health officials spot new recreational drugs—such as synthetic cannabinoids and the designer stimulant known as “Molly”—and drug trends as they develop. Called the National Drug Early Warning System (NDEWS...(Read More)
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