Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone furoate inhalation powder) is a once-daily ICS for maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy in patients aged 12 years and older.
High-dose influenza vaccine is 24% more effective than the standard-dose vaccine in protecting persons ages 65 and over against influenza illness and its complications, according to a study in the New England Journal of Medicine.
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A new therapeutic drug, GAL-021, may reverse or prevent respiratory depression, or inadequate breathing, in patients taking opioid medication without compromising pain relief or increasing sedation.
Texas A&M biologists continue to make encouraging progress in the fight against fibrotic disease.
AstraZeneca has launched a Phase III test of its targeted IL-13 asthma drug tralokinumab but will face heavyweight competition in the clinic from Roche.
A study tracked how language that first appeared in tobacco industry’s submissions gradually crept into the final drafts of the European tobacco directive.
Pregnant women living near the World Trade Center during 9/11 experienced higher-than-normal negative birth outcomes, says a new Princeton University paper.
Adult smokers with limited education face a greater risk of stroke than those with a higher education, according to new research in the journal Stroke.
A CDC employee rushed through a lab procedure and could have led to a fatal bird flu mishap.