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Majority of Americans washed hands with only water, not soap

October 21, 2014

The Bradley Corp., a manufacturer of washroom accessories and plumbing fixtures, reported that just 30% of respondents to its 2014 hand-washing survey indicated using soap and water.

In August, the company polled 1,014 American adults, aged 18 to 65 years or older; 53% of the respondents were women.

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Antibody testing in STD clinic identified high prevalence of HCV

October 21, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Researchers found a high prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among individuals screened for the virus while attending an urban STD clinic…
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New and upcoming therapies for the treatment of HCV

October 21, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — In this exclusive video interview, Paul Y. Kwo, MD, HCV Next Editorial Board member, discusses the new and upcoming therapies, including the…
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Main source of S. aureus differed for community- and hospital-acquired infections

October 21, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Data presented at IDWeek 2014 suggest soft tissue infections are the main source in community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus blood stream…
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Pediatric Perspectives on the Management of Diarrhea in Infants and Children - Monograph

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

An estimated 1.2 million cases of giardiasis and 750,000 cases of cryptosporidiosis occur in the United States…
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New and upcoming therapies for the treatment of HCV

October 21, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — In this exclusive video interview, Paul Y. Kwo, MD, HCV Next Editorial Board member, discusses…
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Challenges in HIV Screening and Prophylaxis: PrEP’ing for the Future

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Gilead Sciences Medical Affairs.

A substantial proportion of Americans with HIV remain undiagnosed and suboptimally treated. Failure to follow…
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