Monday, June 18

Scientists edit heart muscle gene in stem cells, may be able to predict risk

MedPage Today
‘Lettuce is the New Hamburger’: What We Heard This Week

Houston Chronicle
Houston Zoo welcomes 345-pound elephant calf born on Father’s Day

Medical News Today
Parkinson’s: Could this ‘missing link’ be a cause?

Does Salt Water Help Your Cut? And Other Myths of Summer

Dallas Morning News
Texas can’t let misguided vaccination fears endanger all our kids

The Inquirer – Philadelphia
Baylor: Vaccination data for Pa. children was mistakenly inflated

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Researchers remove Pittsburgh from ‘hotspot’ list on medical outbreaks after local health officials dispute data

The Oregonian
Multnomah Country remains an antivaccine ‘hot spot’, landing in Top 5 for nonmedical vaccinations

TMC News
Scientists detect new ovarian cancer target, find existing drug to potentially treat it

Unvaccinated Children Have Put These U.S. States At A Higher Disease Outbreak Risk, According To A New Study

Women hit by cancer scandal offered reduced mileage rate for travelling to treatments

The Incline - Pittsburgh
Did you read that Pittsburgh is a ‘hotspot’ for kindergarten vaccine exemptions? It’s not.

Drug Watch
Vaccine Researchers Want to Expose Volunteers to the Flu

Cardiovascular Business
Immediate discharge for low-risk PE feasible with rivaroxaban

Measles outbreak hotspots are in US states where parents can opt out of vaccinations

MD Magazine
Rivaroxaban Associated With Decreased Hospitalization, Costs for Patients with Low-Risk PE

Scientists Discover Key Players in Parkinson’s Disease

M.D. Alert
CORRECTED: More US kids unvaccinated in states that allow non-medical exemptions

Endpoints News
Aimmune signs Jayson Dallas on the succeed retiring CRO; Eduardo Bravo leaves TiGenix in final chapter of Takeda buyout

International Travel & Health Insurance Journal
Vaccine-preventable diseases lurk in US

As Treatments Await FDA Ruling, Researchers Discover ‘Key Players’ in Early-Onset Parkinson’s Disease

Longview News-Journal
Editorial: Lawmakers must close loophole on vaccination

Beverly Hills Courier
Men’s Sexual Health Expert Dr. Paul Turek Believes In Treating ‘The Whole Man’

Mount Hope – Ontario
Medical News Today: Parkinson’s: Could this ‘missing link’ be a cause?

KING NBC 5 – Seattle
Low vaccination rates in King County cause for concern

FOX 47 – Lansing
Sunscreen applying tips to keep kids safe in the sun

Friday, June 15

CBS News
Kids in U.S. “hotspots” most vulnerable to vaccine-preventable disease, research finds

These Are the Riskiest Cities and Counties For Infectious Disease Epidemics

U.S. News and World Report
These 15 Cities Are ‘ Hot Spots’ for Unvaccinated Kids, Study Finds

Unvaccinated Kids Create Risk of U.S. ‘Hot Spots’

Healio/Infectious Diseases in Children
A 5-year-old male with a painless lump on his right proximal thigh

Houston Chronicle
It’s unwise to avoid immunization

Houston Business Journal
UH names 3 associate deans of new medical school

KENS 5 CBS – San Antonio
After graduating from local pediatric program, many new doctors are staying in SA

WOAI News Radio 1200 – San Antonio
Report: “Anti-Vaxxer” Movement Growing Rapidly in Texas

Kansas City Star
Will measles be back? Vaccine exemption study says KC is a ‘hotspot’ for disease

University of Houston News
UH College of Medicine Adds Leadership, Experience

Pew Trusts
37 Investigators Transforming the Landscape of Biomedical Science

Med India
Unique Functional Structure Found in Light-sensing Neurons

WILX NBC 10 – Lansing, MI
Sunscreen applying tips to keep kids safe in the sun

KREM CBS 2 – Spokane, WA
Wash. Dept. of Health: More than 90 percent of kindergarteners have been vaccinated

106.3 The Groove Radio – Tucson
STUDY: More Arizonans opting out of vaccinations

M.D. Alert
Late-onset Chron’s disease resembles ulcerative colitis

Becker’s Hospital Review
8 inspiring quotes from 2018 medical school graduation speeches

Medicine Net
Rising Number of Unvaccinated U.S. Kids Raises Risk of Disease Outbreaks

New evidence sheds light on how Parkinson’s disease may happen

Medical Xpress
New evidence sheds light on how Parkinson’s disease may happen

It is important for kids to stay socially active during summer, expert says

Lady Click
Cash speaks louder than traditional smoking cessation aids