Jack Remington, MD, Noted Toxoplasmosis Researcher, Dies at 90

Dr Jack. S. Remington Jack. S. Remington, MD, the Stanford University clinical scientist who developed a test to identify babies at risk for dangerous toxoplasmosis, died on April 8 at the age of 90. Remington was professor emeritus of infectious diseases at Stanford Medicine. A legendary researcher, Remington was described by…

HPV vaccine: Can boys get the HPV vaccine too?

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the name given to a group of viruses responsible for some types of disease. HPV is common and easily transmitted with sexual contact, not necessarily intercourse. Skin-to-skin contact in the genital area, oral sex and sharing of sex toys are all known to facilitate transmission of…