J&J Vaccine Reviewed for Links to More Reports of Side Effects

(Reuters) – The United States is reviewing reports of a handful of potential cases of severe side effects among people…

White Bagging: Insurer Shift on Drugs Raises Alarm

A big change in drug treatment for cancer is arriving in Georgia. It’s not a new medication. What’s coming is something…

Adverse Reactions to Immunotherapy Can Appear After a Year

Clinicians should be on the lookout for immune-related adverse reactions (irAEs) even after patients have been receiving anti–programmed cell death…

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Dozens of Americans are rolling up…

OCS Heart System Earns Hard-Won Backing of FDA Panel

After more than 10 hours of intense debate, a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel gave its support…

HIV PrEP: Annual Implant Moves Closer to the Clinic

A reformulated implant of investigational HIV prevention drug islatravir could protect people from HIV for a year. Or at least…