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The Side Effects of Nexium After Years of Use

Esomeprazole, sold under the brand name Nexium, belongs to a group of drugs called proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs). These medications reduce the …

Proceed with caution: Antibiotics may influence effectiveness of cancer treatment | health

Turns out, antibiotics may impact cancer treatment efficacy. Any negative impact of antibiotics on cancer treatment appears to go back to the gut and …

Immunotherapy

Surgeon performs brain surgery on wrong patient

A patient at a hospital in Kenya is "progressing well" after a doctor mistakenly performed brain surgery on him.<p>The neurosurgeon who did the recent …

The Brain

Centers that do surgery outside the hospital are becoming more popular and taking on riskier cases — and it's having a deadly side effect

The surgery went fine. Her doctors left for the day. Four hours later, Paulina Tam started gasping for air.<p>Internal bleeding was cutting off her windpipe, a well-known complication of the spine surgery she had undergone.<p>But a Medicare inspection report describing the event says that nobody who …

HIV: Probing for a pathway to a cure

Share selection to:<p>Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has dramatically changed the outlook for people living with HIV, so much so that people living with …

Immunotherapy

Russian-Jewish billionaire funds nuclear medicine research

JTA - Russian-Jewish billionaire businessman Roman Abramovich donated $20 million to fund a research center for nuclear medicine at an Israeli …

Medicine