Knife crime: Can Chicago's model cure London's violence?
London is following Chicago's lead in tackling violent crime like it is an infectious disease.
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Is There a Cure for Herpes? Nope, and There May Never Be One
Genital herpes is surprisingly common, yet there's no vaccine or cure. Why?
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Survey: 91% of people around the world believe medical research will result in dementia cure
A new survey from Novartis, Amgen and Banner Alzheimer's Institute, along with Alzheimer's Disease International, shows that 91% of people from around the world believe medical...
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Hope for an Alzheimer's cure after scientists discover why studies have failed to find a solution
Researchers from King's College London claim that drug developers should target a little-known protein that causes the characteristic protein clumps to develop in a Alzheimer's...
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DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: I was right. you can reverse diabetes with diet
It has been a great week for those of us who have been arguing for years that it is possible cure type 2 diabetes after Tom Watson revealed changing his diet cured the disease...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
CRISPR for Flaviviruses; Indiana's Late HIV Response; Gene-Edited HBV Cure?
News and commentary from the world of infectious diseases
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Is apple cider vinegar good for you? A doctor weighs in.
Apple cider vinegar has been tipped as a cure-all for back-ache, weight loss, syphilis, and more. Gabriel Neal, a clinical assistant professor of family medicine at Texas A&M...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
Anorexic woman Kristina Karyagina who weighs just 38lbs
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kristina Karyagina, from Barnaul in south-central Russia, was warned by a specialist the only way of being cured is by learning to laugh at herself.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Catheters Are Spreading Superbugs
By Dr. Mercola Today, many are so used to the idea an antibiotic can cure almost any infection, few consider the possibility this remedy may soon no longer be an option...
2 days ago - Mercola
Don't know how to participate in a clinical trial for Alzheimer's? You're not alone
A new Harris survey shows that more than half of U.S. adults are worried about developing Alzheimer's disease and that a cure will be developed in their lifetime. The survey of...
2 days ago - Orlando Sentinel - 5 articles
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New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease
TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...
New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.
Even the Best Healthcare Facilities Can Do More to Fight Infections: Study
Providing evidence-based infection prevention and control strategies can help reduce healthcare-associated infections by up to 55 percent, reveals a new study.
New Test Could Detect Patients at Risk from Lethal Fungal Spores
New test developed by scientists could allow physicians to screen patients at risk from Aspergillus easily and effectively.
Controversial study claims human memory cells do not grow throughout life...
Until the early 1980s, scientists accepted the findings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal - the father of modern neuroscience - that adult brains do not experience neurogenesis, the...