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Azithromycin may protect against Zika, study finds

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 05, 2016

Researchers found the antibiotic azithromycin can block the Zika virus from infecting fetal brain tissue cells grown in lab dishes. The findings, published online in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, revealed the virus targets brain cells with an abundance of the AXL protein. Xinhuanet.com (China) (11/30)


Study links alcohol intake to risk of AFib

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 06, 2016

Texas IDs first Zika case linked to local mosquito transfer

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Read the AAFP's recommendations concerning the use of aspirin to prevent cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer.

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Study quantifies benefits of widespread low-dose aspirin use

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Patients frequently get unnecessary antibiotics, 27% of docs say

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 07, 2016

Filer comments on draft paper covering primary care payment models

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 07, 2016

Group: Vegetarian, vegan diets healthy at all ages

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2016

Researchers evaluate CV risks by prediabetes definition

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 05, 2016

AAFP launches Speak Out campaign to support THC funding

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2016


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