Mother of baby born with a clubbed foot feared she would die
Willow Diamond, from Gateshead, became ill when she was just two weeks old and a blister on her leg led doctors to suspect she might have neonatal herpes, which can be deadly.
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Could MS Have Links to the Herpes Virus?
MS patients were 55% more likely to have antibodies against the HHV-6A protein than the control group.
2 days ago - Web MD
Monkey 'infects scientist with deadly herpes B virus' in a Japanese laboratory
The scientist has not been named but is reportedly in a critical condition. Officials in Kagoshima City, western Japan, said the patient was working in research for an...
6 days ago - Daily Mail
New method to separate two variants of common herpes virus linked to multiple sclerosis
Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have developed a new method to separate between two different types of a common herpes virus that has been linked to multiple sclerosis.
9 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
MS linked to variant of common herpes virus
Researchers have developed a new method to separate between two different types of a common herpes virus that has been linked to multiple sclerosis. By analyzing antibodies in...
9 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Microorganisms in the gut boost the immune system's ability to fight a herpes virus that can cause fatal brain inflammation
A recent study from the Beckman Research Institute in California revealed a surprising link between gut bacteria and inflammation. The findings, which were published in the...
12 days ago - Natural News
The Week That Wasn't: Space Herpes, Hot Tea and Cancer, and Greedy Twins
Learn about herpes in space, the temperature at which hot tea may be linked to cancer, and why we need a MeToo movement in the womb. Medscape
13 days ago - Medscape
Case report: palmar herpetic whitlow and forearm lymphangitis in a 10-year-old female
Herpetic whitlow is a viral infection caused by the herpes simplex virus types 1 or 2, and occurs in the pediatric population primarily on the fingers and toes due to...
13 days ago - BMC
Infant presents with severe diaper dermatitis
A 4-week-old male is being seen for a 3-week history of severe diaper dermatitis. The rash has been treated with clotrimazole and a barrier cream, with some improvement about a...
15 days ago - Healio
Discovery reveals mechanism that turns herpes virus on and off
New research has identified a new mechanism that plays a role in controlling how the herpes virus alternates between dormant and active stages of infection.
21 days ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
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Watch Out: Extreme Environmental Conditions may Affect Your Brain
Living in extreme environmental conditions can ultimately harm your brain and, in particular, the production of new nerve cells in the dentate gyrus, an area of the hippocampus...
Los Angeles considers shuttering celebrity favorite hookah lounges
The ban, to be discussed by the city council's Health Committee hearing today, is a bid to curb tobacco use among teenagers, as data released today show rising rates of teens...
These Sweary Candles Will Comfort Any Mom When Sh*t Gets Real
Nothing feels better during the holiday season than nailing the perfect gift for everyone on your list. The look on the face of your giftee when she rips through the wrapping...
New Results for Experimental Alzheimer's Drug
Studies on aducanumab were halted earlier this year because the drug didn't appear to be effective. But the new results suggest it's effective at a high dose, the Associated...
More than 140,000 people were killed by measles last year
There were 9,769,400 cases globally in 2018, with the majority being babies and children under the age of five. A boy in Samoa - currently battling an outbreak - is pictured...
Weight-Loss Surgery a Boon for the Heart
The research included 38 obese patients who had weight-loss surgery and 19 obese patients who were on the waiting list for weight-loss surgery.
Flesh-Eating Infection Tied to Heroin Kills Seven
All of the deaths occurred in San Diego County, CA.
30 Popular Japanese Last Names That Will Have You On The Next Flight To Tokyo
Last names are a great way to connect with our roots. Japanese last names show a particularly strong connection to the country's breathtaking nature and clan history. In...
Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women can compromise neonates
Researchers from McGill University Sainte Anne de Bellevue in Canada conducted a scoping review to provide an overview of the latest evidence from studies regarding the impact...
Fasting for 14 hours a day may cut risks for diabetes, heart disease
University of California, San Diego, researchers put 19 people at risk for the three chronic disease on a schedule that let them eat whatever they wanted, but only in a 10-hour...