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Liz is Science Editor for Cancer Health, POZ, Hep and Real Health. She has been a health journalist and medical editor for more than 20 years, covering HIV, viral hepatitis, cancer and other health issues.
Delays in screening, diagnosis and treatment could lead to poorer outcomes.
Hypertension raises the risk of heart disease and severe COVID-19.
Hepatitis A and B can be prevented with vaccines, and hepatitis C can be cured with antiviral treatment.
Overdose deaths rose by nearly 5% in 2019, and the pandemic could make matters worse.
Four vaccine candidates produced antibody and T-cell immune responses in the first stages of human clinical trials.
Vaccine development is proceeding at an unprecedented pace, but could still hit snags on the way to approval.
The Supreme Court justice, who is undergoing biweekly chemotherapy, says she remains fully able to carry out her work on the court.
Sofosbuvir and daclatasvir were linked to faster recovery and improved survival in studies in Iran.
Telemedicine can be more cost effective and convenient than routine office visits.
Several states are reporting a rise in cases of the infectious liver disease.
Replacing 30 minutes of sedentary time with physical activity can reduce that risk, study shows.
Dexamethasone reduced mortality by up to a third among severely ill patients who needed supplemental oxygen or ventilators.
Gathering in large groups raises the risk of coronavirus transmission, but there are things you can do to protect yourself.
The 2-1-1 HIV prevention regimen offers an option for those who don’t want to take daily pills.
Results from randomized clinical trials of the antiviral drug continue to show mixed results.
Experts offer advice about how to stop and restart PrEP in the era of social distancing.
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