Infections slow in hepatitis A outbreak, but more patients likely
Almost 30 cases of Hepatitis A have been reported in North Yorkshire since June 19. Public Health England Yorkshire and the Humber, North Yorkshire County Council and National...
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Population density, water balance influence hepatitis E outbreaks
Researchers found that population density and water balance were key factors influencing the occurrence of hepatitis E outbreaks, according to a study published in Nature. To...
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Pharmacist-driven HCV treatment model yields high SVR rates
Clinical pharmacist-delivered hepatitis C virus therapy yields high rates of SVR, according to findings published in Open Forum Infectious Diseases. “In order to meet national...
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Nanotechnology Delivers Oral Hepatitis B Vaccine
X-ray imaging shows that nanostructured silica acts as a protective vehicle to deliver intact antigen to the intestine so that it can trigger an immune response.
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Nanotechnology-based compound used to deliver hepatitis B vaccine
Nanotechnology-based compounds are now being tested as a possible delivery vehicle for vaccines. A team of researchers demonstrated how the oral delivery vehicle SBA-15, one...
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Scientists map high-risk areas for hepatitis E
A team of scientists has compiled environmental and epidemiological data from around the world to develop a map that shows the riskiest areas for hepatitis E outbreaks. Their...
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EPFL scientists create first world map of regions with highest hepatitis E prevalence
EPFL scientists have created the first world map of regions with the highest prevalence of the hepatitis E virus.
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HCV micro-elimination program seeks to cure high-risk Kentucky county
Intent Solutions announced a partnership with the University of Kentucky in a $15 million federal grant program aimed at eliminating hepatitis C in an eastern Kentucky county...
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Georgia Wendy's customers urged to get checked for hepatitis A after an employee tested positive
An employee at a Wendy's in Lawrenceville, Georgia, who tested positive for hepatitis A, may have exposed customers who ate there to the infection between June 13 and June 29.
5 days ago - Daily Mail
VCTE superior marker for measuring fibrosis in patients with HBV/HIV
Vibration-controlled transient elastography outperformed aspartate aminotransferase to platelet ratio index and Fibrosis-4 index as a noninvasive biomarker for advanced...
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Petting Dogs, Cats can Help Relieve Stress in Students
Interaction with pets can help college students reduce their stress in a less subjective way, which may have significant benefits for physical and mental health over time.
Homeless People in UK are Denied Basic Healthcare Services
A new study has found that homeless people living in UK are denied basic healthcare services.
Social Media, TV Addiction May Up Depression Risk among Teens
Teens who spend more time on social media and sit in front of the television for long hours are at a higher risk of developing depression, reveals a new study.
Persistent HIV DNA in Spinal Fluid may be Linked to Cognitive Challenges
HIV patients who have persistent HIV cells in the cerebrospinal fluid even after long-term anti-retroviral therapy are more likely to experience cognitive deficits than those...
HIV Persists in Brain and Spinal Cord Despite Successful Viral Suppression
Long-term cART or combination antiretroviral therapy though successful in the immune system is unable to prevent HIV associated neurological dysfunction resulting in cognitive...
Widespread Global Implementation of WHO's 'Treat All' HIV Recommendation
A new study shows that the World Health Organization's 2015 recommendation for immediate treatment of all people living with HIV has become the standard of care across HIV...
This Bentgo Lunch Box Is 55% Off For Another Hour And We're Obsessed With It
It's that time of year when back to school shopping is already so relevant. This adorable BPA-free bento-style lunch box, is available at 55% off. It's been one of the most...
How Technology Is Changing Life With Diabetes
Innovative devices have streamlined diabetes management. Here are just a few of the new gadgets that have made life easier for people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
CBD Oil for Anxiety: Is it a Friend or Foe?
Anxiety can be debilitating, and just like other mental disorders, it can also be lethal. As such, early detection and commitment to effective treatment modalities are very...
Healthy Living Counteracts Alzheimer's Genetic Risk
Even if you are unlucky enough to carry genes that predispose you to Alzheimer's disease, a healthy lifestyle can minimize that risk, new research shows.