Monthly Archives: November 2019

Herpes symptoms: How long do they take to show up?

Herpes is a viral infection. People with this virus may experience symptoms shortly after contracting it or many years later. Learn about the symptoms to look out for, and when they may show up, here. …read more

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Types of coughs: What do they mean?

There are many different types of coughs, and it can be hard to know what each one means. Learn more about the different types, their causes, and how to get better. …read more

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Measles – Global situation

Many countries around the world are experiencing measles outbreaks. As of 5 November 2019, there have been 440,263 confirmed cases reported to WHO through official monthly reporting by 187 Member States in 2019. Data Source: IVB Database – This is surveillance data, hence for the last month(s), the data may […]

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Study links some antibiotics to a raised risk of Parkinson’s disease

New research suggests that certain antibiotics in common use may increase the risk of Parkinson’s disease, likely because of their effect on gut microbes. …read more

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Targeting gut bacteria to treat alcoholic hepatitis

A therapy targeting bacteria that make a specific toxin lessened alcohol-associated liver disease in a mouse study. …read more

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