‘Common-sense' precautions reduce risk for variant flu at fairs
Influenza seasons are often unpredictable in timing, severity and which virus will predominate. Influenza pandemics, caused by novel viruses, are always unpredictable. The last...
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Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine Safe for Children With Asthma
Children with asthma and recurrent wheezing can safely receive the nasal spray influenza vaccine, a large study found. Medscape Medical News
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When Your Child With A Chronic Illness Leaves For College
When I ask you to sit down with me and set up some rules and boundaries for living on your own next year, hold the eye rolls and annoyed sighs and put yourself in my shoes for...
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‘Stomach flu' vaccine prevents type 1 diabetes in children
Scientists have discovered that the rotavirus vaccine reduces the likelihood of children being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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Deadly tick-borne virus cured with experimental flu drug, in mice
An investigational flu drug cures mice infected with the rare but deadly Bourbon virus, according to a new study.
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Study finds lower risk of Type 1 diabetes in children vaccinated against 'stomach flu' virus
Vaccinating babies against a virus that causes childhood "stomach flu" greatly reduces their chance of getting so sick that they need hospital care, a new study shows.
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Lower risk of Type 1 diabetes seen in children vaccinated against 'stomach flu' virus
Vaccinating babies against a virus that causes childhood 'stomach flu' greatly reduces their chance of getting so sick that they need hospital care, a new study shows. But the...
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Rotavirus Vaccine May Protect Children Against Type 1 Diabetes
Babies who received the recommended dose of rotavirus vaccine are not only protected against stomach flu, but also are protected from developing type 1 diabetes when compared...
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Q&A: China's control strategy for H7N9 flu virus
In 2013, China experienced the first outbreak of avian influenza A. Since then, the country has implemented many interventions to control the transmission of H7N9 from chickens...
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Flu-related hospitalization rates, risk for death increase with age among elderly
Among adults aged 65 years or older, increasing age was associated with higher rates of influenza-related hospitalizations and higher risk for death, according to findings from...
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Gina Rodriguez Opens Up About Anxiety And Suicidal Thoughts
The "Jane the Virgin" star's mental health experience is a reminder that you never know what another person is going through.
All Of The CUTEST Father's Day Instagram Posts From Celebs
Celebs went all out with sweet Father's Day Instagram posts including touching messages and adorable photos Yesterday was the day to celebrate all the great dads in our lives...
Lung damage can now be measured with a sensor almost as thin a human HAIR
The probe, which is just 0.2mm in diameter, contains 19 sensors that pick up on abnormal acidity and oxygen levels deep in the lungs. It was created by scientists at the...
A personalized diet can reduce the risk of diabetes
The number of people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes each year continues to increase. There can be little doubt that the standard American diet - high in junk food and sugary...
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to file lawsuits against New York State for repealing...
Back in April, the bureaucrats of New York State decided that it's within their jurisdictional purview to eliminate the right of parents to opt their children out of mandatory...
Immune System to Slow Degenerative Retinitis Pigmentosa
Complement system found to play a vital role to slow retinal degeneration in a mouse model of retinitis pigmentosa.
Throw + Swing HIIT Workout
Workout equipment: Workout type: 12 minute Timer setting: 18 x :10 x :30 1. Kettlebell front squats 2. Medicine ball slams 3. Lunge w/ rotational twist 4. Kettlebell swings 5...
Nanoparticle-based Test for Early Detection of Diseases Identified
Building on new insights about nanoparticles, investigators developed a test for early detection of diseases, including different types of cancer.
Scientists Convert Type A Blood to Type O Blood
Scientists have discovered two enzymes produced by gut bacteria that can convert type A into type O blood (which can be given to persons of all blood types). This finding could...
1 Piece of Equipment You Need to Maximize Your Home Workouts
I'm a firm believer that, with the right mindset and an open space, you can accomplish a good workout pretty much anywhere. Do bodyweight HIIT in your bedroom! Pick up some...