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Infectious Diseases Society of America

Pregnant women, extremely obese at high risk from flu: Study

Annual influenza vaccination is the best way to prevent influenza. 


Dec 20, 2018, 10:22 AM IST

High dose influenza shots more effective in older people

Apart from being more effective, the shots also reduce risk of hospitalization.

Oct 12, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

Former hedge funder purchases rights to AIDS pill, raises price from $13.50 to $750 per tablet

A former hedge fund manager Martin Shkreli has purchased the rights to a 62-year-old drug used for treating AIDS patients and raised the price overnight from $13.50 per tablet to $750.

Sep 22, 2015, 10:58 AM IST