Children’s Health

Study Finds Link Between Antidepressant Use and Type 2 Diabetes in Youth

October 25, 2017

Baltimore, Md. – A team of researchers from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and the University of Maryland School of Medicine found that current (prolonged) use of serotonin reuptake inhibitors – a major class of antidepressant medications – in children and adolescents was associated with a nearly two-fold increased risk of developing type […]

Vaccination to Reduce Infant Mortality Moves Closer to Reality

April 5, 2017

New study shows 3M adjuvant boosts immune response and potentially reduces side effects ST. PAUL, Minn. – (April 5, 2017) – Protecting newborns and young infants from life-threatening infectious diseases, such as pneumococcus or pertussis, is a complex challenge. Their unique immune systems typically mount weak antibody responses to most vaccines, leaving them highly vulnerable […]

Kuwait Health Exhibition and Conference 2017

December 5, 2016

Kuwait Health Exhibition & Conference is the largest healthcare event in Kuwait on 6-8 March 2017 at the Kuwait International Fair, Kuwait. The event provides a business platform for the industry’s leading manufacturer, suppliers, distributors and service providers in the healthcare industry in one of MENA’s emerging market – Kuwait. The event will feature over […]

Great Information on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs

February 8, 2016

If you work in the rare disease space, you will be very interested in this blog post. Publicis Touchpount Solutions recently published an outstanding white paper on rare diseases and orphan drugs. It’s packed with valuable statistics, research findings, images, and charts. Compared to most white papers, it’s a fairly deep dive, with 25 pages […]