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The development of new gene therapies designed to treat or cure a range of diseases is rising exponentially. Access remains an issue, especially in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) where disease burden is highest. Five clinical experts across LMICs explain what steps need to be taken to realize the potential of gene therapies globally. Low- …

WASHINGTON – Here in the U.S., it’s “in” to study the social determinants of health. There are programs at Columbia and Emory dedicated to the field. Papers on the topic garner thousands of citations.The federal health department has even crafted an entire plan for addressing this topic, which is broadly defined as the ways a …

Over the course of seventeen years as a school counselor in Eugene, Sara Matteri has supported students through just about every kind of challenge a kid can face. When she started as a high school counselor in 2005, the big ones were truancy, teen pregnancy, and drug and alcohol use, in addition to managing students’ …

With 10,000 people expected to be in attendance, Ohio State will host its 60th Farm Science Review Tuesday. Credit: Katie Good | Asst. Photo Editor Ohio State will host its 60th Farm Science Review Tuesday through Thursday at Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio, to educate attendees with new agriculture technology and learn from …

Nonstop activity this year in Washington, DC, will keep health care interests and especially pharmaceutical manufacturers busy as they work to understand and implement provisions of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), which features provisions to hold down out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs in Medicare and limit what the government pays as well. On September 7, …

Shutterstock COVID cases, hospitalizations and deaths in El Paso County have been decreasing since July. That’s encouraging news, health officials say, but it doesn’t mean we should get complacent. “It’s reasonable to assume we’re going to have an increase in infections in the fall,” said Dr. Paul Mayer, co-medical director at El Paso County Public …

June 26, 2022 1:38 AM Posted: June 26, 2022 1:38 AM MADISON, Wis. – It an instant the options for Wisconsinites seeking an abortion have been limited to just two, either go to another state to get a surgical procedure done or take a set of pills for a self managed abortion. On Friday the …

KALAMAZOO, MI — Police responding to a domestic dispute between mother and daughter find a distraught teenager who is cutting herself. A disruptive man in a parking lot appears to be experiencing psychotic delusions. A frantic 911 call comes from a woman worried her husband is suicidal or from someone whose family member has overdosed …

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — May is nearing its end, meaning the end of Mental Health Awareness Month. Health experts are still urging people to remember to check in on their mental wellbeing. Specifically, some experts are urging parents to continue normalizing conversations about mental health with their children. According to a new national survey, …

UAB experts provide ways seniors can take and maintain control of their health in several areas of wellness. Written by: Mary Ashley Canevaro Media contact: Anna Jones UAB experts provide ways seniors can take and maintain control of their health in several areas of wellness.Lifestyle factors such as exercise and diet can be as important …