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All the News Posted November 1, 2010


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Live Town Hall "Autism Today and Beyond" with David Kirby & Many Others

Fit-inducing vaccine to be pulled

Separate flu jabs, urges MP

Doctors alarmed by vaccination rates

Call For Vaccine Monitoring

Age for MMR vaccine to come down

Is There Mercury In The Flu Vaccine? Should I Be Concerned?

Mandatory Immunization's Growing Appeal

The attitudes of Australian gynaecologists to HPV vaccination: An ASCCP survey

Should Our Kids Get the Flu Shot?

Nkoranza South District to immunize children against measles

[CTU]-What is your practice for HPV vaccinations?

Advisory Panel Debates HPV Vaccination For Boys, Young Men

Debate over vaccinating boys for HPV

Novel Swine-Origin Influenza A: The 2009 H1N1 Influenza Virus

Health Ministry to set up vaccines factory

MoH to conduct swine flu vaccination exercise this week

Linking Emergency Preparedness and Health Care Worker Vaccination Against Influenza: A Novel Approach

Feature: Peter Doherty and the quest for a flu vaccine

Health Department extends Tuesday hours for school shots

Routinely measuring and reporting pneumococcal vaccination among immunosuppressed rheumatology outpatients: the first step in improving quality

Flu Making Its Way Into The Borderland

Surviving the flu

Your head says cold, but your body screams influenza

PM advised to rest after early signs of chicken pox

Whooping cough increasing in NM's Taos County

Texas reports rise in whooping cough cases

In the Pipeline A Whistleblowing Record

Medical Journals Have Their Own Conflicts Of Interest

The Regionalization of Pediatric Health Care

FDA Fails To Inspect Foreign Plants Sufficiently: GAO

In the pipeline

Desert Storm Veterans Dying at Early Age

Lessons Learned: Part 2

Should Human Genes Be Eligible For Patents?

Light-weight champ: Infant fights against bacterial meningitis

Why some people get sicker than others when exposed to same illness

New Research Provides Detailed Reconstructions of Past Plagues

PNNL monkeypox research may apply to lung diseases

Malaria should be diminished rather than eradicated

TB patients urged to take ARVs

Role of QuantiFERON-TB Test in Detection of Children Infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis

US Contaminating Mine-Rich Areas of Africa with Lethal Virus

Langerhans cells in innate defense against pathogens

Age-dependent susceptibility to a viral disease due to decreased natural killer cell numbers and trafficking

Infant Deaths Linked to Sleep Positioners

Diagnosis of acute hepatitis E by antibody and molecular testing: A study on 277 suspected cases

How Hep C doctor ruined his victims lives

Can near real-time monitoring of Emergency Department diagnoses facilitate early response to sporadic meningococcal infection? - prospective and retrospective evaluations

Hypothermia in adult community-acquired bacterial meningitis – More than a promise

Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus What's in Your Neighborhood?

Prevalence of Hepatitis B among Pregnant Women and Its Impact on Pregnancy and Newborn Complications at a Tertiary Hospital in the Eastern Part of Germany

Epstein–Barr virus replication linked to B cell proliferation in inflamed areas of colonic mucosa of patients with inflammatory bowel disease

[TMA]-Update on Brucellosis: The Latest STD?

It’s Nature’s way

Merck 3Q profit plunges 90 percent on deal charges

GSK cut prices in Indonesia, boost sales in Asia

Prescription-drug coupons draw 2nd opinion

Wyeth Discriminated Against Worker For Army Service

Novartis drug Afinitor(R) approved by FDA as first medication for children and adults with a benign brain tumor associated with tuberous sclerosis

Novartis to Expand Global Research Headquarters in Cambridge, MA

Extending daylight could boost health, help planet

Elevated Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 Levels in a Newborn With Secondary Hypoparathyroidism

Pitfalls of “hyper”-IgM syndrome: a new CD40 ligand mutation in the presence of low IgM levels. A case report and a critical review of the literature

Maternal consumption of peanut during pregnancy is associated with peanut sensitization in atopic infants

Oral Food Challenges in Children with a Diagnosis of Food Allergy

Mast cell activation syndrome: Proposed diagnostic criteria

The role of penicillin in benign skin rashes in childhood: A prospective study based on drug rechallenge

Efforts expanded to track Lyme disease in Maine

Wrong-patient, wrong-site procedures persist despite safety protocol

"Blue button" technology pushed to give patients instant access to medical records

Preventive measures shown to cut hospital C. diff rates

California nurse anesthetists can practice independently, judge rules

What editorial writers are saying about rulings on the health reform law


Attitudes toward complementary and alternative medicine: a national survey among paediatricians in the Netherlands

Evaluation of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 Item for Detecting Major Depression Among Adolescents

Histone Deacetylases and Mood Disorders: Epigenetic Programming in Gene-Environment Interactions

Delayed Puberty Due to a Novel Mutation in CHD7 Causing CHARGE Syndrome

Melatonin Receptor Agonists: New Options for Insomnia and Depression Treatment

Prevalence of autism in children of Somali origin living in Stockholm

"Communication Shutdown" for Autism - Will You Participate?

Education, caution are keys to curbing prescription abuse among students

Are chiropractors in the UK primary healthcare or primary contact practitioners?: A mixed methods study

November is National Epilepsy

Usefulness of video-EEG monitoring in children

Nonfiction review: The Mind's Eye

Lower respiratory tract infections and gastrointestinal infections among mature babies in Japan

Drink Pink! Join Kim Stagliano for a Book Launch Party at the NAA Conference

Whisper to a Scream (includes video)

Autism and the struggle for independence

Age of Autism Will Be Back Tomorrow: Today Is Communication Shutdown Day (includes video)

Basal and Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Stimulated Plasma Cortisol Levels among Egyptian Autistic Children:Relation to Disease Severity

The Age of Autism on Barnes & Noble's "Thought Provoking" Table

21 things NOT to say to a person with autism--literally

Grant for autism center gets approval

Acupuncture Helps Children with Autism - New Research

Diane Bronson: Writers share their journeys with autism, Asperger

Preparing for Autistic Son's Transition from Preschool to Grade School

Bergen County dog's unique trick: connecting with autistic children

Presentation on autism topic in Wapakoneta

New labels planned for food items

Guest column: Positive early childhood lays foundation for productive life

Bisphenol-A now linked to male infertility

Rwanda: Know About Antioxidants

Scientist warns that NHS funding for homoeopathy may harm patients

Huge increase in rickets among ethnic groups due to vitamin D deficiency

Huge push is now on to screen kids for high cholesterol and put them on cholesterol drugs

Magnesium slashes risk of sudden cardiac death and naturally lowers blood sugar

Eating almonds can help to fight off viruses

Volunteering can pay off with better health

Keeping staff morale high when pay raises are low

Michigan Blues defends use of "most-favored-nation" clauses

Medicare, Medicaid payment and delivery models face scrutiny by new agency

Insurance regulators narrow definitions of care for medical-loss ratio rules

News briefs: Government & Medicine

News briefs: Professional Issues

News briefs: Business

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