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FDA OKs Pfizer Drug for Rare, Fast-Killing Type of Leukemia
U.S. News & World Report
FDA approves new medicine for use against a rare, rapidly progressing blood cancer after other treatments have failed. Aug. 17, 2017, at 5:35 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. FDA OKs Pfizer Drug for Rare, Fast-Killing Type of ...
FDA approves Pfizer's drug for rare blood cancerReuters
FDA Approves Inotuzumab Ozogamicin (Besponsa) for ALLMedscape
FDA approves new treatment for adults with relapsed or refractory acute lymphoblastic
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A New Therapy May Cure Kids of Peanut Allergy
In a long-term study of the latest treatment for peanut allergy, scientists in Australia report that an immune-based therapy helped children allergic to peanuts eat them without reactions for four years. The study, published in the journal Lancet Child ...
Peanut allergy treatment 'lasts up to four years'BBC News
Pill Cures Peanut Allergy For Four Years in Limited StudyGizmodo
Scientists tout positive findings in peanut allergy pill studyABC News
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As more mosquito pools test positive for West Nile, Midlands residents advised to protect themselves
The State
State health officials reported more West Nile-positive mosquito pools in Richland County this year than all other areas of the state combined. As of August 15, 22 virus-positive pools were found in Richland County compared to 9 each in Greenville and ...
Authorities: San Juan County Man Dies From West Nile VirusU.S. News & World Report
Los Angeles County seeing sharp rise in West Nile casesKABC-TV
Mosquito-borne illnesses increaseFort Wayne Journal Gazette
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Vietnam battles dengue outbreaks with 42 percent more cases
ABC News
Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system. The number of admitted patients represents a 42-percent increase over the same period last year ...

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Cops, firefighters, teachers, doctors embroiled in $25M drug fraud scheme, feds say
CAMDEN -- Federal officials announced Thursday that two men have pleaded guilty in a conspiracy that used a network of recruiters, doctors, and state and local government employees to collect millions for unnecessary compounded prescriptions.
Linwood drug rep, Philly man plead guilty in $28M Shore public benefit Rx
2 Plead Guilty to $25 Million Prescription Drug SchemeU.S. News & World Report
Linwood, Philadelphia men plead guilty in federal prescription drug fraud casePress of Atlantic City

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