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Child Free Of HIV Virus After A Year Long Treatment
In what can be called as one of the rare cases, a South African child born with HIV has been cured of AIDS virus just after a year of treatment. Generally patients with HIV needs to stay on antiretroviral (ART) drugs ...
A Dirty Stethoscope May Spread Superbug Infections
If your doctor is monitoring you with unhygienic stethoscopes, chances are that you may contract infections by antibiotic-resistant superbugs, researchers have warned.Infection control guidelines from the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention state that re-usable medical equipment, such as stethoscopes, must ...
Antibody-Based Test May Differentiate Zika From Other Infections
Scientists have developed a new antibody-based test that can help differentiate Zika virus infections from infections caused by similar viruses such as dengue and West Nile.Zika is a mosquito-borne disease and is linked to severe congenital birth defects.The new antibody-based test, ...
Antibody Based Test May Differentiate Zika From Other Infect
Hepatitis A – Quick Preventive Tips
Among the several infections that are widely spread during the monsoon, Hepatitis A is one of the major one. According to the World Health organization (WHO) hepatitis A is a viral liver disease that can cause mild to severe illness. The ...
Why Indians Use Clay Cups For Chai? Are They Healthy?
In most parts of Northern India, tea of 'chai' is generally served in an earthen clay cup. These cups are used only once as they are disposable. When you relish tea in a clay cup (kulhar), it is totally a different ...
Benefits Of Clay Cups
How To Use Olive Oil To Treat Ear Infection Quickly
The pain and the irritation you face when you have an ear infection can make you annoyed. This can even give you sleepless nights and affect your day-to-day work. Well, the infection in the ear varies from mild to severe. If ...
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