A study published in JAMA suggests that treatment with vitamin C, in addition to thiamine and hydrocortisone, does not improve treatment outcomes in hospitalized patients with sepsis.
Chinese regulators approved Pfizer Inc.’s blockbuster vaccine Prevenar 13, a breakthrough for the firm after it was forced to shut its vaccine business in China during 2015.
Prostate cancer, breast cancer and AIDS are all potentially lethal diseases that affect hundreds of thousands each year. But Sepsis, a deadly immune response triggered by infection, kills more people than all of them combined. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than a million people suffer from sepsis each year in the United […]
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Children are half as likely to die before their fifth birthday now than they were in 1990, researchers said on Wednesday, but a United Nations target has not been met. Of all under-five deaths, almost half occur during a baby’s first four weeks, said a new report by the […]