Monthly Archives: April 2019

How long does the flu last?

The flu is a common illness that affects thousands of people every year. In this article, learn about how long the flu lasts, what symptoms to expect, and when to seek medical treatment. …read more

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FluNet Summary

National Influenza Centres (NICs) and other national influenza laboratories from 124 countries, areas or territories reported data to FluNet for the time period from 01 April 2019 to 14 April 2019 a(data as of 2019-04-26 03:51:00 UTC). The WHO GISRS laboratories tested more than 137187 specimens during that time period. A total of 20772 […]

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Why pet antibiotics could make their owners sick

British-based scientists have detected a gene that helps bacteria become resistant to the antibiotic linezolid. Crucially, this gene may spread to humans. …read more

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How to recognize and treat an infected wound

Symptoms of an infected wound can include increasing pain, redness, and swelling in the affected area. A person may be able to treat minor wound infections at home. However, people with more severe symptoms or larger wounds should seek medical attention. Learn more here. …read more

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Is an itchy scalp linked with hair loss?

An itchy scalp links to hair loss in several different ways. In this article, we look at the causes of each of these issues, the links between them, and possible treatments and home remedies. …read more

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