FDA Approves Abatacept to Proactively Treat Acute Graft-Versus-Host-Disease

December 16, 2021

Abatacept is now available for use in combination with certain immunosuppressants to prevent moderate to severe acute-graft-versus-host disease for select patients who have received unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cell transplant.

Vitamin D Intake May Be Protective Against Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

September 04, 2021

The data showed that a daily intake of around 300 IU of vitamin D — roughly the same as three 8-oz. glasses of milk — was linked to a nearly 50% decreased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer among women between the ages of 25 and 42 years.