Anti-HIV Drug Combination Does Not Increase Preterm Birth Risk, Study Suggests

NIH-funded study could allay concerns about regimens containing TDF.

A drug combination aimed at preventing transmission of HIV from a pregnant woman to her fetus likely does not increase the risk for preterm birth and early infant death, according to a re-analysis of two studies funded by the National Institutes of Health.… Read full story

NIH Statement on World Malaria Day 2018

Significant global progress has been made since 2000 to reduce the incidence and mortality of malaria. However, recent evidence suggests that the trend toward fewer malaria cases and deaths has stalled, or in some regions of the world, reversed course. As a global community, we cannot afford to cede the hard-fought gains in the battle to control and eliminate this devastating mosquito-borne disease.… Read full story

6-State Trooper Project Focused on Distracted Driving Enforcement

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol joined forces with other members of the 6-State Trooper Project to focus on distracted driving enforcement from Sunday, April 15 at 12:01 a.m. through Saturday, April 21 at 11:59 p.m.

This high-visibility enforcement effort included the Indiana State Police, Kentucky State Police, Michigan State Police, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Pennsylvania State Police and the West Virginia State Police.Read full story