Outbreak News Today West Nile virus case reported in the Nashville areaOutbreak News TodayOfficials with the Metro Public Health Department are reporting a human West Nile virus (WNV) case in an individual from Davidson County. Health officials note the individual is expected to recover from the illness. Image/francok35. In... Read more
KTLA Pediatricians Say Florida Hurt Sick Kids to Help Big GOP DonorsKTLAWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which... Read more
WWMT-TV FDA OKs Pfizer drug for rare, fast-killing type of leukemiaWWMT-TVFILE – In this Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, file photo, a Pfizer flag is displayed in front of the company’s world headquarters in New York. The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new medicine for use against a... Read more
WCNC West Nile concerns at the start of the school yearWCNCSouth Point High School just sprayed for West Nile Virus after a case was confirmed within weeks of school starting. Xavier Walton , WCNC 11:09 PM. EDT August 16, 2017. westnile082212 (Photo: WCNC). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ …First Signs Of... Read more
CNN The ‘doctor’s bag of the future’ could be a 3-D printerCNN(CNN) Astronauts have always had to pack light. Luckily, when they’ve visited the moon or lived on the International Space Station, Earth is literally in sight. And if they had a medical issue or injury, home wouldn’t be... Read more
Immortal News Goldfish Get Drunk To Survive In Low-Oxygen WatersImmortal NewsLow oxygen levels in extremely cold waters make it difficult for any kind of creature to breathe. But goldfish and crucian carps – kinds of Carassius fish – have a unique way of coping. Researchers have found that the... Read more
Delaware First Media Omaha-Area Officials Confirm Year’s First West Nile CaseU.S. News & World ReportOmaha-area health officials have confirmed Douglas County’s first human case of West Nile virus this year. Aug. 11, 2017, at 6:37 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Omaha-Area Officials Confirm Year’s First... Read more
Medscape Early Detection of Nasopharyngeal Cancer With EBV DNAMedscapeIndividuals who are at high risk for nasopharyngeal carcinoma may benefit from screening using circulating cell–free Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNA, suggest researchers from China. This cancer has a high prevalence in Southeast Asia, they note …Study Boosts Hope of ‘Liquid Biopsies’... Read more
US orangutan Chantek, ‘the ape who went to college’, dies at 39gulfnews.comAtlanta: Chantek, a male orangutan who was among the first apes to learn sign language, could clean his room and memorised the way to a fast-food restaurant, died on Monday at age 39, Zoo Atlanta said. Chantek, who... Read more
The Hindu Aamir, Kiran swine flu’s latest victimsThe HinduActor Aamir Khan, and film producer and director Kiran Rao. A file photo. | Photo Credit: PTI. Special Correspondent. Mumbai, August 06, 2017 21:56 IST. Updated: August 06, 2017 21:56 IST. more-in. Swine Flu …Lucknow records 23 swine flu cases on Sunday,... Read more