(MedPage Today) -- Rates of vaccination against human papillomavirus continued to lag far behind national goals, including just a small bump in the rate since 2012, the CDC reported.
(MedPage Today) -- Programs that allow physicians to earn Part IV maintenance of certification credit while participating in community health projects have proven successful, according to the American Board of Medical Specialties.
(MedPage Today) -- Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is putting out a book on the dangers of thimerosal in vaccines, raising an issue that many in the medical and scientific communities hoped was long settled.
(MedPage Today) -- The FDA has approved over-the-counter sales for Flonase (fluticasone propionate), the nasal spray for allergies, its manufacturer said.
(MedPage Today) -- Robot-assisted and open cystectomy led to similar complication rates among patients with invasive bladder cancer in a randomized trial.
(MedPage Today) -- A BB gun accident turned out to be lucky for a 52-year-old man with treatment-related complications of polycythemia vera.
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- Patients on stable antiretroviral regimens who switch to another therapy have a significantly increased risk of experiencing HIV virologic failure, a retrospective database analysis suggested.
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- Treatment of individuals living with HIV appears to reduce the rate of infection in those countries where the percentage of people treated is higher, researchers reported here.
(MedPage Today) -- The FDA has approved another abuse-deterrent opioid, although addiction experts said the drug can still be easily abused.
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- Long-term trends indicate that European men who have sex with men are seeking treatment for HIV at earlier stages of their disease, researchers reported here.