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100 years after the advent of TB vaccines, formulations vary widely

Credit: Michael Goderre/Boston Children’s Hospital Each year, more than 100 million newborns around the world receive vaccinations against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or TB, which infects about one-quarter of the world’s population. Facilities across the world produce several different formulations of these vaccines, known as Bacille Calmette Guérin (BCG) vaccines. These are …

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Researchers find risk factors for unemployment with multiple sclerosis vary by age

Dr, Strober, senior research scientist at Kessler Foundation, has a special interest in the factors that contribute to individuals’ adjustment to living with multiple sclerosis. Credit: Kessler Foundation/Jody Banks A recent study by Kessler Foundation researchers explored numerous factors that contribute to the high unemployment rate among individuals of different …

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Insurance plans vary in policies for gender-affirming surgeries

(HealthDay)—There is great variability in coverage and medical necessity criteria for gender-affirming top surgery across insurance companies, according to a study published in the October issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Ledibabari M. Ngaage, M.B., B.Chir., from the University of Maryland in Baltimore, and colleagues assessed insurance coverage of “top” …

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