• 15 November 2018

    New data suggest HCV remains a burden in the US

    New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s National Health and Nutrition Survey (NHANES) suggest that hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibody prevalence may be higher than previously...

  • 16 October 2018

    Health systems need to limit opioid availability

    Recent data shows that more than one-third of American adults, approximately 92 million people, used prescription opioids in 2015. More than 12% of these adults reported misusing them, with about...

  • 7 September 2018

    STI cases are on the rise in the US

    Recent data from the Centers for Disease Control show that nearly 2.3 million cases of gonorrhoea, chlamydia, and syphilis were diagnosed in the US in 2017. Figure 1 presents the...


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