Monthly Archives: December 2017

Ebola virus inhibited

The incurable Ebola virus has long been feared due to its high mortality rate and danger of infection. Now researchers have succeeded in inhibiting the virus in cell cultures. The researchers hope to be able to continue doing animal testing and developing an actual drug. …read more

By |December 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|
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    amfAR Chair Kenneth Cole Must Be Replaced. Here’s Five Suggestions.

amfAR Chair Kenneth Cole Must Be Replaced. Here’s Five Suggestions.

The American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) has been rocked by a scandal this year that involves shoe fashion maven Kenneth Cole, who serves as amfAR Board Chair, and amfAR major donor Harvey Weinstein. (Yeah, that Harvey Weinstein. He’s the gift that keeps on groping.)

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By |December 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Scalloped tongue: What you need to know

People with scalloped tongue have tongues with indented, rippled, or scalloped edges. Learn about the causes and when to see a doctor. …read more

By |December 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

FluNet Summary

National Influenza Centres (NICs) and other national influenza laboratories from 106 countries, areas or territories reported data to FluNet for the time period from 27 November 2017 to 10 December 2017 a (data as of 2017-12-22 01:31:51 UTC). The WHO GISRS laboratories tested more than 127006 specimens during that time period. 15344 were positive […]

By |December 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Urosepsis: What to know about UTI complications

Urosepsis is a term used to describe a type of sepsis that is limited to the urinary tract. It is a complication often caused by urinary tract infections. …read more

By |December 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|