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Almost one in ten HIV PrEP users report buying antibiotics for STI prevention, raising concerns over potential antibiotic resistance

An online community survey conducted in the UK shows that 9% of HIV PrEP users are buying antibiotics to prevent themselves from getting STIs. The survey results from 2019 were published in last month in the Sexually Transmitted Infections journal. Those buying antibiotics were more likely to have had at least five condomless sexual partners… Read More »

Hand sanitiser recalled due to concerns over safety issues

There has been a recall issued by the Department of Agriculture on a batch of hand sanitiser. The notice has come due to fears prolonged use may cause dermatitis, eye irritation, upper respiratory system irritation and headaches. Virapro Hand Sanitiser (PCS 100409) has been removed from the ‘Biocidal Product Register’. A statement from the Department of Education… Read More »

The Latest: LA to file charges over recent house parties

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles plans to file criminal charges over recent parties in the Hollywood Hills, held despite a city ban on large gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic. City attorney Mike Feuer plans to announce a crackdown Friday against so-called party houses, including one reportedly rented by TikTok celebrities Bryce Hall and Blake Gray.… Read More »

What’s Happening To Kodak Stock? Shares Plunge Over 40% After Government Loan Is Held Up On Allegations Of Wrongdoing

TOPLINE Shares of Eastman Kodak, which initially surged on an announcement that the government would provide a $ 765 million loan to help shift its efforts into the drug industry, tanked on Monday amid news that the deal would be put on hold as regulators look into allegations of wrongdoing. Kodak’s $ 765 million loan… Read More »