ADHD Drug Use Soars Among Young Women

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Though drugs to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are typically taken by children and young teens, scores of women of childbearing age are now using the medications, a new government report shows. That’s important, health experts say, because the exact effects on the fetus of ADHD meds such as…

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Scientists Seek a Better Flu Vaccine

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor’s office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That’s the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may ultimately lead to better influenza protection. Although further work…

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Scientists Seek a Better Flu Vaccine

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor’s office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That’s the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may ultimately lead to better influenza protection. Although further work…

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