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Topline Data Announced for Selonsertib in Patients With Compensated Cirrhosis Due to NASH

Topline Data Announced for Selonsertib in Patients With Compensated Cirrhosis Due to NASH

Topline data from the Phase 3 STELLAR-4 trial showed that selonsertib, an investigational treatment for patients with compensated cirrhosis due to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), was not associated with a significant improvement in fibrosis without worsening of NASH.

Does the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Promote Immunization?

Does the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Promote Immunization?

The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program was developed to offer financial assistance for those harmed by a vaccine.

Acne Relapses Linked to Lower Quality of Life, Productivity

Acne Relapses Linked to Lower Quality of Life, Productivity

Relapse reported to be a significant determinant of productivity loss and absenteeism.

Assessing the Outcome of a Colorectal Cancer Screening Outreach Strategy in Primary Care

Assessing the Outcome of a Colorectal Cancer Screening Outreach Strategy in Primary Care

After primary care patients received invitations in the mail for colorectal cancer screening by fecal immunochemical testing or colonoscopy, results show that more patients invited to screen for colonoscopy switched to FIT.

Live Birth Rates Unaffected by Endometrial Scratching During In Vitro Fertilization

Live Birth Rates Unaffected by Endometrial Scratching During In Vitro Fertilization

Endometrial scratching with the use of a pipelle biopsy may not increase live birth rates for women undergoing in vitro fertilization.

Children With Autism More Often Have Sleep Problems

Children With Autism More Often Have Sleep Problems

More children with autism spectrum disorder have sleep problems compared with peers.

FDA: New Plan for Regulations, Oversight of Dietary Supplement Industry

FDA: New Plan for Regulations, Oversight of Dietary Supplement Industry

The FDA has announced a new plan to significantly modernize the regulation and oversight of dietary supplements.

Serum Estradiol Levels Predictive of Fractures During Menopausal Transition

Serum Estradiol Levels Predictive of Fractures During Menopausal Transition

Measuring serum estradiol during the menopausal transition might help identify women at higher risk for fractures.

Increased Screen Time May Negatively Affect Child Development

Increased Screen Time May Negatively Affect Child Development

Children's ability to develop may be hindered by excessive screen time.

Measles Outbreak Triggers Sharp Rise in Demand for Vaccine

Measles Outbreak Triggers Sharp Rise in Demand for Vaccine

More than 50 confirmed cases of measles, 11 suspected cases reported in Clark County, Washington, this year.

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