Monthly Archives: October 2019

Artificial pancreas improves type 1 diabetes management

An artificial pancreas system improved blood glucose control throughout the day and overnight for people with type 1 diabetes. …read more

By |October 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Could turmeric help solve the antibiotic resistance crisis?

New research uses nanocapsules that contain curcumin, the main ingredient in turmeric, to tackle antibiotic resistant strains of Helicobacter pylori. …read more

By |October 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

FluNet Summary

National Influenza Centres (NICs) and other national influenza laboratories from 103 countries, areas or territories reported data to FluNet for the time period from 30 September 2019 to 13 October 2019a(data as of 2019-10-25 04:07:37 UTC). The WHO GISRS laboratories tested more than 102881 specimens during that time period. 5005 were positive for influenza […]

By |October 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Can diet help with candida infections?

The candida diet involves avoiding foods that may promote the growth of Candida yeast in the body, such as sugars, gluten, and some dairy products. In this article, we look at how to follow this diet and whether it is effective. …read more

By |October 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

How Ebola virus disables the body’s immune defenses

A new study uncovered new information on why the Ebola virus can exert such catastrophic effects on the infected person. They’ve described for the first time how the virus disables T cells, an important line of immune defense, thus rendering the infected person less able to combat the infection. …read more

By |October 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments|