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Traveller the sole new virus case in NSW

A returned traveller in hotel quarantine is the only new case of COVID-19 in NSW in the past 24 hours, health authorities say. Almost 16,200 tests were carried out in the full day to 8pm on Friday, NSW Health said on Saturday. The infected traveller took the state’s total cases to 3144. About 323 cases… Read More »

Second case of unintended HIV transmission during HIV cure study prompts questions about PrEP provision

A second case of HIV transmission from someone interrupting their HIV therapy as part of a cure study has been published. The report, by Dr Ainoa Ugarte, Dr Lorna Leal and colleagues from Barcelona University Hospital (Ugarte reference below) has prompted discussion about whether the HIV-negative partners of people involved in studies that feature so-called analytical treatment interruptions… Read More »

Qld Health confirms 13th measles case

Queenslanders have again been warned about the dangers of measles after a man, who travelled to Vietnam, became the latest confirmed case of infection. It brings the number of confirmed cases in the state this year to 13 – one less than the total number of cases for 2018. Queensland Health recommends people born after… Read More »

Solicitor general to back Merck at Supreme Court in Fosamax pre-emption case

Shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed in June to hear Merck & Co.’s appeal in the years-long Fosamax liability litigation, acting Solicitor General Jefferey Wall asked for permission to present oral arguments. It would be a plus for Merck, because Wall has been a major voice on the hotly debated issue of pre-emption, which revolves around the question… Read More »

Manual Blood Pressure Cuff By Paramed – Professional Aneroid Sphygmomanometer With Carrying Case – Adult Sized Cuff – Blood Pressure Monitor Set With Stethoscope (Pink)

Protect The Health Of Your Loved Ones A sphygmomanometer is an essential gadget for every household. Whether you face blood pressure issues or not, either you are hypotensive or hypertensive, it really doesn’t matter. A blood pressure monitor should be found in every medical supplies cabinet. Our stressful daily routines and constant anxiety have made… Read More »