Single-dose oral vaccine could be effective tool in controlling cholera outbreaks
Each year there are more than three million cases of cholera worldwide, a disease transmitted through contaminated food and water that hits developing countries particularly hard.
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The Flu Shot Is Not Just About You
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated that last year in the United States alone, 25 million people suffered from influenza-related illnesses , resulting in...
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News Quiz: Top Pediatrics Stories of 2017
Test your memory of the 2017 news stories most read by pediatricians with this short quiz, which covers drug warnings, vaccines, antibiotics, and strategies to reduce pain in...
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Certain Tim Hortons patrons should seek Hepatitis A treatment
Another restaurant worker in Michigan has tested positive for hepatitis A, this time at a Tim Hortons location in Monroe, igniting another round of recommendations from public...
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Typhoid Fever Vaccine Effective Against the Bacteria but Not the Typhoid Toxin
The typhoid toxin has a sweet tooth, specifically seeking cells that express particular sugars because of their binding abilities.
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Increase in Vaccine-Related Shoulder Injuries
By Dr. Mercola Many people experience temporary soreness in their shoulder after receiving a vaccination in the area, but for some the soreness turns into chronic pain and...
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Experts who think blood transfusions could be harmful
Like antibiotics, X-rays and vaccines, blood transfusions are widely considered to be among the greatest breakthroughs in medicine.
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U.S. now leads the industrialized world in infant mortality due to toxic vaccinations
Out of the top thirty industrialized nations in the world, the United States tops the list when it comes to infant mortality on the first day of life. With so much modern...
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Single-dose vaccine could provide faster protection in cholera epidemics
Each year there are more than three million cases of cholera worldwide. Research now shows that giving a stronger single-dose of a live oral vaccine could be an effective tool...
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HPV Vaccination: Missed Opportunities Persist
In over half of visits with pediatricians, and in nearly 75% of well-adolescent visits, HPV vaccine was not initiated in age-eligible, insured girls.
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New study finds smokeless tobacco causes mouth cancer, with more than half...
One thing you can rely on about tobacco: It's bound to give you cancer if you put it in your body. Most of you may think that statement only applies to smoking tobacco...
Health boost for wine: Researchers have developed a device to filter out the...
While sulfites are used to preserve wine and food products, they can cause an allergy-like reaction in people who are sensitive to the compounds. Now, a group of researchers...
Eating mushrooms every day fights chronic disease: Button mushrooms are high...
Eating small portions of mushrooms every day can make a big impact on your health. A recent study has found that mushrooms, particularly button mushrooms, contain important...
Antidepressant Use in First Trimester Not Linked to ADHD or Autism
Antidepressants are used by 12.7 % of the U.S. population over 12. Since many women taking antidepressants are of childbearing age, pregnancy may prompt a discussion on whether...
Pokémon GO could help people who struggle socially
Researchers from the University of British Columbia found augmented reality encourages gamers to interact with others, boosting the game's success chances.
Asthma Medication With Oral Immunotherapy can Help Children Fight Food Allergies
Administering antibody medication along with tiny amounts of food that a person is allergic to, desensitizes them faster to the different food allergens.
Physical Activity can Improve Lymphoma Patient's Chances of Survival
Lymphoma patient's chances of survival can be improved by good physical activity and thereby physicians have to counsel patients to increase their physical patients.
Innovative Photothermal Techniques can Cause Direct Damage to Tumors
Nanorods made of bismuth sulfide can now help destroy tumors by heat. This method could be an effective new treatment option for treating cancer
Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease
The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.
Protein Crucial for Development of Immune Cells That are Key to Fighting Cancer
Protein, Runx3, programs T cells to amass in tissues where they protect against infection and tumor growth, opening the door to potential new cancer therapies.