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A dog with rabies in the paralytic (post-furious) stage
Rabies is a viral disease that causes acute inflammation of the brain in humans and other warm-blooded animals. Early symptoms can include fever and tingling at the site of exposure. These symptoms are followed by one or more...
WEDNESDAY Feb. 27, 2013 -- DRUGS.COM
A genetically modified protein could provide the first effective treatment for the skin condition vitiligo, a new study in mice suggests.
People with vitiligo have white patches on the face, hands and other parts of the body. Vitiligo is an autoimmune disorder in which the immune...
By Alex Brooks Kidspot
Any parent who has dealt with head lice and nits knows how annoying this problem can be - and most parents with children attending schools or group settings are likely to encounter it at some point.
Queensland research has shown that head lice are becoming resistant to certain treatments...
Top 10 germ traps.
BACTERIA can be found in places that you have never imagined.
Did you know?
Mobile phones harbour more germs than a toilet seat or the sole of a shoe, say microbiology professors at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Whether it's people coughing on the train, spluttering in the bus queue or sneezing...
Scientists ID New Genetic Connection for Gout
FRIDAY Dec. 28, 2012 -- To help explain why the debilitating arthritic condition known as gout strikes some people and not others, a new genetic analysis has identified 18 new mutations that appear to boost blood levels of uric acid, the key trigger for...