WHO Endorses World’s First Malaria Vaccine for At-Risk Children in Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) has endorsed on Oct. 6 the widespread use of the world’s first malaria vaccine for at-risk children across Africa. “This is a historic moment. The long-awaited malaria vaccine for children is a breakthrough for science, …

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Five Texas State Democrats Test Positive for COVID-19

Five members of the Texas House Democratic Caucus confirmed in a statement Sunday evening that they have tested positive for COVID-19 after traveling to Washington, D.C. last week. The Texas Democrats traveled from Austin to Washington, D.C. to break the …

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FDA Approves First New Drug for Alzheimer’s in Nearly 20 Years

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on June 7 approved the use of Aduhelm for Alzheimer’s, becoming the first new drug approved for the disease in nearly 20 years. “Aduhelm represents a first-of-its-kind treatment approved for Alzheimer’s disease. …

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Deadlier White Candidiasis Fungus Detected in India; Officials Fear Outbreak

Indian Health authorities raised alarm over white fungus cases which are believed to be more deadly than the more widespread black fungus or mucormycosis found in COVID-19 patients. Indian media outlets reported that four white fungus cases have been detected …

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