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HIV/AIDS: What If U.S. Cuts Global Funding?
(MedPage Today) -- Time may be running out on PEPFAR and Global Funds (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 25, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

2015 HIV Outcomes for MSM Improve
(MedPage Today) -- Still fall short of national goals (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Global Causes of Death, By the Numbers
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular disease reigns; U.S life expectancy flatlines (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 15, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

This Week in Zika: Virus Shows Promise as Brain Cancer Tx
(MedPage Today) -- Also, more research needed to understand how Zika affects infant eyes (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 8, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Third MMR Dose Helped Control College Mumps Outbreak (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But waning immunity from two-dose vaccine a continued problem (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 6, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

AAP: Still a'No' to FluMist for Upcoming Flu Season
(MedPage Today) -- This year's influenza A (H1N1) strain differs from 2016-2017 vaccine (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 6, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Past Infection, Lung Disease Raise Risk for Myopathy (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Both respiratory and gastrointestinal tract infections implicated (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 1, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

CVD Risk Model Underestimates Effect of Low Income Levels (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- PCERM underpredicted event risk in economically disadvantaged patients (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 29, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Adverse Vax Events Unlikely to Recur in Kids (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Review finds (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 28, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

FDA Cracks Down on Stem Cell Treatments
(MedPage Today) -- Takes action against two clinics, promises more guidance and scrutiny for burgeoning industry (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 28, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Antiviral Drug Flops in ICU Patients with CMV (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Phase II trial finds no significant difference in IL-6 level versus placebo (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: Nab this Pneumonia App ASAP
(MedPage Today) -- Brings the latest guidelines to point-of-care (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Senate Dems Want Menthol Cigarettes Banned
(MedPage Today) -- Letter to FDA seeks timeline for action (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Morning Break: Deadly Fentanyl; Lightning Strikes; Kid Suicide
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 16, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Will'Right To Try' Bill Actually Help Anyone?
(MedPage Today) -- Little effect from state laws, and industry largely uninterested (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 11, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Are Vaccines Responsible for Decline in Kid Ear Infections? (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Drop may be due to stricter definitions of infection, PCV-13 vax (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 7, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: This Week's Top Apps
(MedPage Today) -- Picks include apps for IV drug user safety, Tourette's, MS (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 3, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Antibiotic Stewardship Needs More than Guidelines
(MedPage Today) -- Microbiologists: proper drug management requires personnel and financial resources (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 2, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

On-Demand PrEP Works in MSM Who Have Sex Less Frequently (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Post hoc analysis of ANRS IPERGAY study shows protective effect (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 27, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Antibodies Slow HIV Rebound (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Benefit modest but seen as good start (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 26, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Self-Testing for HIV Accepted by African Sex Workers
(MedPage Today) -- High rates seen in randomized trial in Zambia (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 25, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

HIV Cure: Could Cancer Tx be the Answer?
(MedPage Today) -- Similarities and synergies open new doors for exploration (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 24, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Morning Break: Repeal Vote Derailed? Papaya Threat; Doctors and Penmanship
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 24, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Add Antimicrobials to Cut Death Risk in Advanced HIV (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Trial shows survival benefit without affecting HIV suppression (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 19, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Multiple Recurring C. Diff Infections on the Rise
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers aren't sure why (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 9, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Georgia Health Commissioner Named as CDC Chief
(MedPage Today) -- Brenda Fitzgerald, MD, brings public health credentials but no research experience (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - July 7, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Flu Vax via Microneedle Patch Found Safe in Phase I Trial
(MedPage Today) -- Immune response similar to that seen with regular injection (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 27, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Attacking Societal Problems Key to Improving Health, Say Experts
(MedPage Today) -- Solving problems like hunger, poor housing, unemployment should be a bigger priority (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 27, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Patient with Lassa Fever Offers Clues to Virus (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- In-depth study probes neglected disease (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

HIV Patients Do Better with Viral Suppression When They're Paid
(MedPage Today) -- But will physicians get on board with financial incentive programs (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 19, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

AMA Just Says No to Medicaid Cuts
(MedPage Today) -- Unified in opposition, the AMA remains divided on how to handle the details (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 13, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

AMA Told Mental Health Dx Still a Stigma for Docs
(MedPage Today) -- Students, physicians fear repercussions of seeking mental health care (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 12, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Molecular Test Helps ID Three Types of Vaginal Infections
(MedPage Today) -- High sensitivity, specificity vs gold standard testing methods (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 9, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Off-Label Use of Urine Assay Detects Zika in Semen
(MedPage Today) -- High sensitivity, specificity in pilot testing (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 7, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Antibiotic Stewardship Works at Community Hospital
(MedPage Today) -- Cost savings, better outcomes when paired with rapid blood culture system (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 6, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Drug-Using HIV+ Women at Higher Risk of Kidney Problems Than Men
(MedPage Today) -- More women had impaired renal function, detectable viral load (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 5, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Microbiomes Differ in Newer vs Older Hospital NICUs (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Differences seen in infants'environmental, skin microbiomes (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 5, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Can Yogurt Fight Antibiotic Resistance?
(MedPage Today) -- Lactobacillus isolate inhibits multi-drug resistant bacteria (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - June 5, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Adults With Pneumonia Often Fail First Antibiotic (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Older age, female sex associated with higher risk of failure (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 23, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

New Integrated Strategy Helps HIV+ Youths Get Care
(MedPage Today) -- Program aimed at addressing age-related disparities in HIV care (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Emails Can Help Smokers Quit (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- One-third in ACS program were smoke-free at 6 months (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 19, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

How PAs Can Stay Out of Hot Water
(MedPage Today) -- Lawyer advises on navigating complex scope-of-practice issues (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 17, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

D.C. Week: Gottlieb Confirmed at FDA
(MedPage Today) -- Also: PDUFA renewal heads for Senate vote; VA chief vows major overhaul (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 13, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

This Week in Zika: Testing Info Lacking on Texas Health Dept. Sites
(MedPage Today) -- Also: animal research on effect of Zika infection during infancy (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 12, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Meds May Impact Prenatal Screening in HIV+ Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Lower mean fetal fraction in patients on integrase inhibitors (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 11, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Infant Zika Infection May Cause Wide-Ranging Brain Damage (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Animal model suggests many abnormalities besides microcephaly can arise (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 10, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Drug-Resistant TB on the Rise in These Four Counties (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- One-third of Russian cases in 2040 expected to resist multiple drugs (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 10, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Texas Skimps on Zika Testing Info (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Improvements needed for local level providers (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 9, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

High Rate of PTSD in Women with HIV (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Rate four times the national average in this population (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 8, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Antibiotics Knock Out Lyme in Kids (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Review finds most Lyme symptoms resolved within 6 months of starting therapy (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 8, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news