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“Adult, larval insecticides pack deadly punch to mosquitoes, Zika: U.S.” plus 8 more Reuters: Health News

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“Adult, larval insecticides pack deadly punch to mosquitoes, Zika: U.S.” plus 8 more Reuters: Health News


Adult, larval insecticides pack deadly punch to mosquitoes, Zika: U.S.

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 12:08 PM PDT

(Reuters) - The unprecedented aerial spraying of products that kill both adult mosquitoes as well as their larvae delivered a "1-2 punch" that has stopped direct transmission of the Zika virus in the Wynwood section of Miami, U.S. and Florida health officials said on Friday.

Serious injuries rare at popular obstacle courses

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 02:04 PM PDT

(Reuters Health) - Obstacle course runs like Tough Mudder and Warrior Dash are becoming more popular and are relatively safe for participants, a Canadian study suggests.

FDA approves Amgen's copy of AbbVie arthritis drug Humira

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 02:51 PM PDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Amgen Inc's biosimilar version of AbbVie's top-selling arthritis drug, Humira.

Patients’ time at home after a stroke varies by hospital

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 01:48 PM PDT

(Reuters Health) - Stroke survivors may spend more time at home – as opposed to a nursing home or a hospital – if they were treated at a place that handles a lot of stroke patients or that's located in a rural area, a U.S. study suggests.

Singapore considers monitoring program for babies born to women with Zika

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 09:04 AM PDT

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore is exploring plans to establish a national surveillance program to monitor the development of babies born to pregnant women infected with the Zika virus, the state-owned Channel NewsAsia (CNA) said on Friday.

Brazil pharmacy Raia Drogasil focused on new stores not M&A: CEO

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 11:38 AM PDT

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Raia Drogasil SA, Brazil's biggest drugstore chain, will sit out expected consolidation of the national market, the company's chief executive said in an interview, because its own rapidly expanding network is proving increasingly efficient.

With U.S. drone rules set, firms race for flight data

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 11:52 AM PDT

(Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc's launch this week of drone test flights simulating emergency medical-supply deliveries highlights a race for data to prove such deliveries can be performed safely.

Six in the running to be next World Health Organization leader

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 06:12 AM PDT

LONDON (Reuters) - Six international health experts, including four from Europe, are to compete to become the next director general of the World Health Organization (WHO) after its current leader Margaret Chan ends her tenure next June.

Chronic sleep problems inked to disability later in life

Posted: 23 Sep 2016 09:59 AM PDT

(Reuters Health) – In adults of all ages, chronic sleep problems were linked with a greater risk of trouble with activities of daily living later in life, in a recent study.

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