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Bed bug bites: Avoid being bitten by the household pest in winter using this simple trick

Bed bug infestations can be hard to spot making it difficult to know what’s bitten you in the first place. The insects are very small – approximately 5mm long – and usually hide in mattresses, within bed frames and behind loose wallpaper. To identify a bed bug bite look out for itchy red bumps, often… Read More »

Prolonged HIV suppression is possible using ibalizumab, analysis of highly drug-resistant patients shows

A treatment regimen containing ibalizumab (Trogarzo), a monoclonal antibody designed to block HIV, led to substantial viral load reductions in a majority of highly treatment-experienced people with few treatment options left, Dr Zvi Cohen of Theratechnologies reported at the International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection (HIV Glasgow) on Wednesday. Fifteen out of 40… Read More »

5 smokers reveal the new and alternative approach they're using to quit cigarettes for good

Last week we launched Hold My Light, a new, exciting and alternative approach to taking the first steps to going smoke-free. It’s centered around encouraging supporters – friends, family members or colleagues – to support you in your bid to give up cigarettes. For an initial 30 days, you make a pact with one another.… Read More »