Ruby Princess crew member has tuberculosis

A Ruby Princess crew member in a Sydney hospital has been diagnosed with tuberculosis, prompting authorities to notify all recent passengers. The NSW Health letter, dated Saturday, said the person was diagnosed this week while being treated in Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. “Most importantly, there is no reason to believe you are at increased risk… Read More »

What to do when depression gets worse

Dealing with depression is difficult. It’s an incredibly insidious and consuming condition that makes it very hard to realise how deeply it’s affecting you while you’re in it. Being aware of how severe depression manifests in our behaviour and outlook is an important part of caring for yourself, because it can help you recognise when… Read More »

What can reduce visceral fat

Visceral fat is a type of body fat that accumulates in the abdomen, around the belly area. Unlike subcutaneous fat, the type of body fat that’s stored just beneath the skin, visceral fat is stored deeper, underneath the abdominal muscles, around your abdominal organs like the stomach, liver, and intestines. Having too much visceral fat… Read More »

How often migraine xray

Red flags that signal the need for medical evaluation include. If you are having a CT, then the contrast contains iodine. Patient undergoing computed tomography CT scan. Do I need an imaging study for my headache? Great article on the excessive use of medical imaging for those headache and migraine sufferers. Migraine in Kids: Addressing… Read More »

FDA Approves New Pediatric Formulation of Sirturo (bedaquiline) as Part of Combination Therapy to Treat Children with Pulmonary Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Print this page NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ, May 27, 2020 — The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for a new pediatric formulation of Sirturo (bedaquiline). Sirturo is now indicated for use as part of combination therapy in the treatment of adult… Read More »