Monthly Archives: June 2019

Too much iron may cause skin infections

According to a large-scale new study, iron levels that are excessively high may cause bacterial skin infections, such as cellulitis and abscesses. …read more

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How childhood viral infections may later drive multiple sclerosis

Based on a study in mice, researchers now suggest that transient viral infections in childhood may facilitate multiple sclerosis development later in life. …read more

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What to know about end-stage COPD

The symptoms of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) include frequent lung infections, difficulty eating, and shortness of breath. Coping methods typically include palliative care and open discussions. Learn more here. …read more

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What causes a bad smell in the nose?

Causes of a bad smell in the nose include sinusitis, mouth or tooth infections, and certain foods and drinks. Learn more about what might cause a bad smell in the nose, and what to do about it, here. …read more

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Hospital flies carry enough ‘bugs’ of their own to cause infection

New research reveals that flying insects that make their way into hospitals can carry many harmful bacteria able to cause dangerous infections. …read more

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