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Introducing DocMorris Adipositas Care (Obesity Care), a digital hub empowering people with obesity to find relevant care for a better quality of life

The Novo Nordisk and Zur Rose Group collaboration presents DocMorris Adipositas Care, a digital hub which provides people living with obesity a new way to find the right care. Adipositas Care thoughtfully empowers people living with obesity by enabling them to learn about obesity and discover possible care solutions, to link to specialized advisors, doctors… Read More »

By 2030, a quarter of people taking HIV treatment in the US will be over 65 and most will have multiple health concerns

The numbers of Americans living with HIV who are aged over 65 is projected to grow rapidly over the next decade and will result in large numbers of patients who have multiple co-morbidities in addition to HIV, Dr Parastu Kasaie of Johns Hopkins University told the virtual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2021)… Read More »

One and Done: Why People Are Eager for Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases Risk Near You Vaccine Rollout New Variants Tracker Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story One and Done: Why People Are Eager for Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot vaccine is allowing states to rethink distribution, even as health… Read More »

CDC says J&J Covid vaccine is OK for people who have allergic reaction to Pfizer’s or Moderna’s

Gary Collis of Bunker Hill, West Virginia, receives his boost dose at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) community vaccination event, as the vaccination rate in West Virginia ranks among highest in world, in Martinsburg, February 25, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters Johnson & Johnson‘s Covid-19 vaccine can be used as a substitute for a second jab… Read More »

More weight gain in people starting HIV treatment with newer integrase inhibitors or darunavir

A US study has concluded that weight gain is greater by around 2 to 4 kg in HIV-positive people taking bictegravir or dolutegravir as part of their first antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared to their counterparts using other drug regimens. A similar effect was reported in those using the protease inhibitor darunavir. The study led by… Read More »