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DEC 18, 2014 - Washington Times

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4 more flu-related deaths reported in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Department of Health is reporting four more deaths due to influenza in the state. The department said Thursday that six people have now died as a result of the flu during the season that began Sept. 28. Each person who died was ...

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DEC 18, 2014 - Health Canal

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A Serious Flu Season Lies Ahead: Vaccination Remains the Best Defense

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that the predominant circulating H3N2 influenza virus in the US has mutated, or drifted, from the corresponding vaccine strain. Mismatches between circulating influenza viruses and vaccine strains can decrease the level of protection provided by the vaccine against that strain.

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4 HOURS AGO - New York Times

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Hepatitis C Treatment Wins Approval, but Price Relief May Be Limited

Insurers are hoping that a new competitor to Gilead Sciences’ drugs for the disease will drive down prices, though the new drug’s price is higher than was hoped.

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6 HOURS AGO - Associated Press

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FDA approves AbbVie combo hepatitis C treatment

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Patients with chronic hepatitis C have a new option for treating the liver-damaging virus, with the approval of a combination treatment developed by AbbVie.

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15 HOURS AGO - Boston Globe

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5 Facts You Might Not Know About Autism But Should

Learn the latest on how many children are affected by this disorder and what types of interventions are showing real promise.

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17 HOURS AGO - Fox News

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Man with autism credits ballet with saving his life

A 20-year-old man diagnosed with the most severe form of autism at a young age now stars in a premier ballet company that he credits with saving his life.

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19 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Orexigen diet pill recommended for approval in Europe

LONDON (Reuters) - A new diet pill from Orexigen Therapeutics Inc has been recommended for approval in Europe, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said on Friday. The drug, known as Contrave in the United States, will be marketed as Mysimba in Europe. The medicine won U.S. approval in September and is a combination of the antidepressant bupropion and Orexigen's formulation ...

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19 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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European regulators recommend approval of Orexigen's obesity pill

(Reuters) - Orexigen Therapeutics Inc said European regulators recommended the approval of the drugmaker's obesity pill on Friday. The European Commission is expected to give its decision on the drug in early 2015, the company said. The drug, Mysimba, is already sold as Contrave in the United States by Orexigen's partner Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. (Reporting by Natalie Grover in Bengaluru; ...

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15 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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Merck begins offer for Cubist shares in $8.4 billion deal

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. (AP) - The drugmaker Merck is launching its previously-disclosed $8.4 billion offer to buy Cubist Pharmaceuticals shares in a deal that aims to strengthen its ability to treat serious infections, an issue drawing growing concern globally. Merck said earlier this month that it will pay ...

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DEC 09, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Cubist sales force seen as potential boon for Merck intestinal drug

By Ransdell Pierson (Reuters) - In its planned purchase of antibiotics maker Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc, Merck & Co will gain a sales force well placed to propel its own experimental drug for an intestinal bug, C. difficile, that is a scourge among hospital patients. Merck announced on Monday an agreement to buy Cubist for $8.4 billion, with a focus on ...

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