Monthly Archives: July 2017

Tracking physical activity around the world

An analysis of global smartphone data revealed new insights that could help guide public health policy and urban planning. …read more

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Microneedle patch for flu vaccine

A skin patch with dissolving microneedles works as well as a regular flu shot to deliver the flu vaccine to people. Larger studies are needed to confirm the findings. …read more

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Enterocolitis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Enterocolitis is an inflammation in the gut. Learn about the different types, how it develops, the symptoms, how it is diagnosed, and how it is treated. …read more

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Innovative technique developed to produce antibodies

An international team of scientists has discovered a method to generate human antibodies in a laboratory, which could be used to treat many diseases. …read more

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FluNet Summary

National Influenza Centres (NICs) and other national influenza laboratories from 68 countries, areas or territories reported data to FluNet for the time period from 26 June 2017 to 09 July 2017 a (data as of 2017-07-20 15:26:16 UTC). The WHO GISRS laboratories tested more than 50 673 specimens during that time period. 6764 were […]

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