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Health Journals Call for Emergency Climate Action

Climate change skyline

An editorial published in more than 200 journals calls for governments worldwide to take immediate action to mitigate climate changes affecting public health. . . . → Read More: Health Journals Call for Emergency Climate Action

Infographic – Most of World Waits for Vaccines

Chart: Global vaccination timetable

The global Covid-19 pandemic requires a global response, but so far delivery and administration of vaccines are spread unevenly across the world. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Most of World Waits for Vaccines

Infographic – Vaccination Rates in Developed World

Chart: fully vaccinated

As most the world’s countries struggle to vaccinate their citizens against Covid-19, rates of fully vaccinated people in developed countries vary widely. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Vaccination Rates in Developed World

Biotechs Partner on Synthetic Plant-Based Drugs

Two biotechnology companies are designing new processes to produce ingredients much like those found in drugs made from plants for essential medicines. . . . → Read More: Biotechs Partner on Synthetic Plant-Based Drugs

Infographic – Majorities Favor U.S. Vaccine Mandates

Chart: vaccine mandate opinions

As the more contagious delta variant becomes the dominant SARS-CoV-2 strain, a clear majority of American adults now favors employers mandating Covid-19 vaccines. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Majorities Favor U.S. Vaccine Mandates

Infographic – Drug Overdose Epidemic Accelerating

Chart: drug overdose deaths

While the public’s attention for the past 18 months has been focused on Covid-19, the problem of opioid overdoses and deaths is still with us, and getting worse. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Drug Overdose Epidemic Accelerating

Covid-19 Delta Variant Testing Reference Released

Covid-19 testing

A company designing synthetic DNA and RNA says reference materials are available for tests that detect the quickly spreading Covid-19 delta variant. . . . → Read More: Covid-19 Delta Variant Testing Reference Released

Pooled Saliva Tests Detect Covid-19 in Schools

Preparing classrooms for students return

Combining commercial saliva tests to speed detection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in schools is shown as accurate as individual gold-standard nasal swab tests. . . . → Read More: Pooled Saliva Tests Detect Covid-19 in Schools

Long-Acting Capsule Helps Reduce Opioid Use

Ambulance at night

A capsule designed to take once a week is shown in animal tests to continuously deliver a craving-reduction drug in that time and suppress opioid intake. . . . → Read More: Long-Acting Capsule Helps Reduce Opioid Use

Infographic – Covid-19 Slashes U.S. Life Years

Chart: life years lost

Data compiled for the year 2020 show Covid-19 is responsible for an average loss of life years in the U.S. comparable to leading chronic diseases. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Covid-19 Slashes U.S. Life Years