Monthly Archives: December 2018

Todo lo que necesita saber sobre la varicela

La varicela es una infección muy contagiosa provocada por el virus varicela-zóster. No tiene cura, pero si existe una vacuna contra ella. …read more

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Síntomas, causas y tratamiento para el herpes

Existen dos tipos de herpes: VHS-1 (herpes tipo 1 u oral) y VHS-2 (herpes tipo 2 o genital). Descubra las diferencias entre ellos y las opciones de tratamiento. …read more

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Yellow Fever – Kingdom of the Netherlands

On 22 November 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) was informed by Dutch authorities of a laboratory-confirmed case of yellow fever. The case-patient is a 26 year-old male who visited Gambia from 3 through 17 November 2018, with a three day trip to Senegal from 12 through 14 November. He had no history of […]

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2018 Research Highlights — Promising Medical Advances

NIH findings with potential for enhancing human health include vaccines against HIV, anthrax, and plague, a wearable ultrasound patch to track blood pressure, and a technique to regrow neurons across scarred spinal tissue. …read more

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2018 Research Highlights — Insights From the Lab

Noteworthy NIH advances in basic research include new insights into cancer, identification of a human skeletal stem cell, and an experimental male contraceptive that blocks sperm movement. …read more

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