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FDA Gives OK to First New Flu Drug in 20 Years

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — For the first time in two decades, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new type of antiviral flu drug. The single oral dose of Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) is for the treatment of uncomplicated flu in patients aged 12 and older… Read More »

Australia gives $37-million boost to spending on youth mental health

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia will spend an extra A$ 51.8 million ($ 37 million) on support to young people with mental health issues, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Sunday. The announcement comes a week ahead of a crucial by-election for Morrison’s ruling Liberal-National coalition, and the money will go to Headspace, a government youth… Read More »