Got White Spots On Your Nails? This Is What It Is
When you have a cosmetology license, much like when you are a doctor or a dentist, your friends ask you to look at a lot of weird shit. Yes, I am comparing myself to someone...
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FDA clears DxNA's valley fever test
The molecular diagnostics company DxNA LLC recently announced that the FDA had cleared its test for the rapid detection of coccidioidomycosis, or valley fever. According to the...
9 days ago - Healio
Common fungus has significant impact on mosquitoes' ability to transmit dengue virus
A species of fungus that lives in the gut of some Aedes aegypti mosquitoes increases the ability of dengue virus to survive in the insects, according to a study from...
9 days ago - News Medical
Common fungus helps dengue virus thrive in mosquitoes
A species of fungus that lives in the gut of some Aedes aegypti mosquitoes increases the ability of dengue virus to survive in the insects, according to a study.
9 days ago - ScienceDaily
The mouth is a first responder for the immune system: New study provides clues for how the body defends against oral invaders
New research has identified how the mouth acts as a trigger for the immune system's defenses to kick in once the fungus Candida albicans - which causes oral thrush - has...
11 days ago - Natural News
Dozens of native plant species at 'immediate risk' from fungus import: botanist
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12 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
A Meningitis Outbreak Was Just Declared at UMass Amherst
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17 days ago - Time
Cell cycle proteins help immune cells trap microbes with nets made of DNA
In your bloodstream, there are immune cells called neutrophils that, when faced with a pathogenic threat, will expel their DNA like a net to contain it. These DNA snares are...
26 days ago - ScienceDaily
Shiitake Mushrooms: Anti-Cancer, Anti-Aging, and More
Shiitake mushroom , once little-known outside of East Asia, is a frequent sight these days in the produce section of Western supermarkets. While prized for its texture and...
1 month ago - The Life Extension
Clues to body's defense against common oral ailment
Study shows how the body recognizes when a harmless fungus in the mouth becomes a disease-causing infection.
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Get Jedi Strength With This 'Star Wars'-Inspired Mace Workout
Image by Men's Health You may not have a lightsaber at home, but this steel mace is the next best thing Now that the much-anticipated Star Wars: The Last Jedi is out in...
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Elevated Blood Glucose Levels may Pose Heart Defect Risk to Infants
Elevated blood glucose levels during early pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart disease in infants even if the mother is nondiabetic.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
Meet the Adorable Team USA Brother-Sister Duo Going For the Gold in Ice Dancing
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World Health Org Announces CBD Has No Health Risks
Today the World Health Organization issued a report stating that the medical use of CBD is safe and poses no health risks. Here are a few highlights from the report: It's not...
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Italian family are unable to feel pain
Researchers from the University College London found the family's inability to feel pain lets certain relatives tolerate dangerously high temperatures and eat copious amounts...
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