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Rohingya children in diphtheria-riddled refugee camps vaccinated as disease returns to Bangladesh
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:12

Aid workers are ramping up efforts to vaccinate half a million children against diphtheria in and around Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, the Wor...

The combination of two proteins exerts a regenerating effect in Parkinson's disease
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:33

Current therapies for Parkinson's disease are mainly of a replacement type and pose problems in the long term, so the challenge is to establish an ear...

Koreans in danger of chronic disease: KCDC
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:17

South Korean adults run the risk of chronic diseases due to unhealthy diet, a report from a state-run agency showed. Acc 코리아헤럴드

Human protein may aid neuron invasion by virus that causes hand, foot, and mouth disease
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 03:40

A human protein known as prohibitin may play a significant role in infection of the nervous system by EV71, one of several viruses that can cause hand...

The ‘Aussie’ disease devastating Britain
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:58

THE Brits can’t get enough of Australian soap operas, pop stars and flat whites. But there’s currently one import they would rather do without —...

Caffeine level in blood may help diagnose people with Parkinson's disease
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 17:35

Testing the level of caffeine in the blood may provide a simple way to aid the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, according to a new study. Latest Sc...

Brazil Expects To Be Declared Free Of Foot-And-Mouth Disease With Vaccination
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 12:32

Brazil expects the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) to declare the country free from foot-and-mouth disease with vaccinations at a meeting i...

From Pornography to Lime Disease, the Best of 'Seriously, Science' in 2017
  • Mon, 01 Jan 2018 19:13

2017 is (finally) ending, and that can only mean one thing: the Seriously, Science? Top 10 of 2017, as voted on by you, our dear readers (and by “...

Mitochondrial disease: Death of boy 'has to be for something'
  • Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:28

Parents of a three-year-old who died from a rare illness said they want to "learn" from his death. BBC News - Health

South Africa:Rwanda Bans Livestock, Fruis Imports From South Africa Over Viral Disease
  • Sat, 30 Dec 2017 16:20

[East African] Rwanda has banned importation of meat, dairy products, vegetables and fruits from South Africa over listeriosis viral disease, a statem...

Statistical test relates pathogen mutation to infectious disease progression
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 19:35

Nucleic acid sequencing methods, which determine the order of nucleotides in DNA, are rapidly progressing. These processes yield large quantities of s...

Chinese firm clones gene-edited dog in bid to treat cardiovascular disease
  • Tue, 26 Dec 2017 12:05 - RSS Channel - App International Edition

MOBO choir sings for sickle cell disease
  • Sun, 24 Dec 2017 14:34

Singers with sickle cell disease take over London St Pancras. BBC News - Health

Tiny polyps save corals from predators and disease
  • Sat, 23 Dec 2017 08:35

Corals may have unexpected allies in improving their health and resilience. Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

‘Brain on Fire’: Film chronicling U.S. woman’s fight with rare brain disease makes Japan debut
  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 14:33

A U.S. film about a rare but serious disease that impairs the body’s autoimmune system is being shown in Japan, boosting hope among patients and...

Scientists sniff out Parkinson's disease smell
  • Mon, 18 Dec 2017 07:34

The breakthrough, inspired by Joy Milne's sense of smell, could lead to the first diagnostic test. BBC News - Scotland

Climate Change, Disease and the Fall of Rome
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 03:16

At some time or another, every historian of Rome has been asked to say where we are, today, on Rome’s cycle of decline. Historians might squirm at s...

How to fight red thread lawn disease: Ask an expert
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:49

Winter is bearing down fast, but there's still plenty to do in the garden. What's up in yours? Got a question? Get answers from Ask an Expert, an onli...

Imaging technique shows progress Alzheimer's disease
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:40

Using ‘Raman’ optical technology, scientists can now produce images of brain tissue that is affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The images include ...

CRISPR Can Now Hitch a Ride on Nanoparticles to Battle Disease
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 04:49

It started like any other day. Dr. Hao Yin walked into the lab at MIT, ready to check on his transgenic mice. He had no idea he was about to make hist...

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