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High levels of engagement in care by children and young people with HIV in the UK and Ireland

There are good results for the paediatric cascade of care in the UK and Ireland, researchers report in the Journal of the International AIDS Society. Almost all young people have some engagement with care, 92% are taking HIV treatment and 86% are virologically suppressed. The uptake of treatment increased between 2010 and 2016, but the… Read More »

Confidence, investment in AI remains high, Optum says

Dive Brief: Half of healthcare organizations leveraging artificial intelligence expect a positive return on investment in less than three years, according to a new survey from UnitedHealth Group’s health services arm Optum. Nine in 10 healthcare executives are confident they’ll see an ROI sooner than previously expected. Senior health leaders also plan to invest more… Read More »

FDA approves Clinuvel’s rare genetic disorder treatment, shares at record high

(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Australian drugmaker Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd’s treatment for a rare inherited disorder that causes skin damage from exposure to light, sending its shares to a record high on Wednesday. The treatment, Scenesse, is an under-the-skin implant that treats erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP), a painful disorder that causes the… Read More »

FDA recalls more high blood pressure medicine due to potential cancer risk – FOX 59 Indianapolis

[unable to retrieve full-text content] FDA recalls more high blood pressure medicine due to potential cancer risk  FOX 59 Indianapolis Losartan recall: FDA says more blood pressure medicine has cancer risk  USA TODAY Recall of high blood pressure medicine expanded again due to potential cancer risk  WGN TV Chicago FDA expanding the recall of high blood pressure medicine… Read More »

Blueberry Consumption Can Help Prevent High Blood Pressure

According to research, blueberry consumption can help prevent high blood pressure. High blood pressure is one of the main cardiovascular diseases in the world. Hypertension contributes to stroke and heart disease and is costing over $ 300 billion every year. About 25 % of the adult population is affected worldwide, which includes 10 million individuals… Read More »