International committee finds thinner folks less likely to develop variety of malignancies
But shared risk factors, such as air pollution, might explain the connection, researchers say
Female heart disease patients under 50 were 4 times more likely than male peers to show effects, study found
Monitoring is essential, especially later in pregnancy, study suggests
Brazilian infant appeared outwardly fine at birth, but neurological troubles arose later
The company, which did not lower the drug's list price, said it would reduce the patient cost of EpiPen through the use of a savings card, which will cover up to $300 of EpiPen 2-Pak. For patients previously paying the full list price, the card effectively reduces their out-of-pocket cost exposure by 50 percent, Mylan said. Clinton on Wednesday called on Mylan to voluntarily drop EpiPen's price.
More than a million tuberculosis cases may be missing from official statistics in India, the country worst affected by the deadly bacterial infection, a study published in The Lancet journal Thursday found. Many patients seeking treatment for TB turn to unregulated private doctors who often do not report cases, say researchers from Imperial College London, India's national TB programme and the World Health Organisation (WHO). Official estimates put the number of TB cases treated in the Indian private sector in 2014 at around 800,000, but researchers' analysis of drugs sales suggests the figure could exceed two million.