BYU-Idaho students caught contracting coronavirus to donate plasma for cash will be 'suspended,' school says

COVID-19: Is plasma treatment ready for prime time? Alex Azar, HHS Secretary, discusses the FDA announcing emergency authorization for use of plasma treatment for COVID-19 Brigham Young University-Idaho officials warned students that they will be suspended and possibly “permanently dismissed” if they are found to have intentionally exposed themselves or […]

Adding radiation therapy to prostate cancer surgery has been a tough call. New science eases the dilemma

One of the thorniest dilemmas posed by prostate cancer is whether, and when, to give radiation therapy—with its potential bad side effects—to men after surgery to remove the prostate gland. Now, three new randomized clinical trials—the gold-standard type of study—and a statistical “meta-analysis” of their results conclude that routinely giving […]