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Massachusetts Challenges Gilead’s Hepatitis C and H.I.V. Drugs

Maura Healey, the Massachusetts Attorney General, has begun an investigation into the pricing of Gilead Sciences’ Hepatitis C drugs due to possible violations of Massachusetts’ consumer protection laws. 259 kata lagi

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Super Oxygen

Here at Oxygen Products, we believe that business can be a powerful force for good on this planet. It can also be a very destructive force, depending on how it is used. 204 kata lagi

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1 in 10 Births are Pre-term

Article link: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20428351

A large study found that in 2005, 12.9 million births (9.6% of all births worldwide) were preterm

Some takeaway points:

  • This is the first known study to publish global preterm birth rates.
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HIV

Reducing HIV-related Maternal Deaths

Why was this study done?

This review article summarizes some of the evidence on HIV and maternal deaths. It also gives important strategies for reducing maternal deaths. 384 kata lagi

HIV

1.9% of Adamawa's population are HIV positive- Report

With a total of 3,168,101 populations in Adamawa State, 81,500 persons are living with HIV/AIDS out of which 4,260 are pregnant women.

It was gathered that the number of HIV prevalence in the state reduced to that number following a drop from 3.8 to 1.9 percent. 157 kata lagi

It’s only in the night, when I’m handing him those little pills, do I realise the deadliness of the disease.