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WHO Found: Suspected Diphtheria Cases were around 500 In Yemen

In this study, The United Nations calls Yemen the world's worst humanitarian crisis, with 8 million people on the brink of famine. Yemen, one of the Arab world's poorest countries, is embroiled in a proxy war between the Houthi armed movement, allied with Iran, and a U.S.-backed military coalition headed by Saudi Arabia. At least 471 people in Yemen are believed to have been infected with diphtheria, killing one in 10 of them since the outbreak began in mid-August, the World Health Organization (WHO)

In Transgenders, Complexes Effects Can Be Seen With Hormone Treatment

Researchers report on this study, Sex-hormone treatment in transgender individuals has complex sex-specific effects on body composition and metabolic cytokine secretion. Transgender individuals typically undergo gender-affirming hormonal therapy (GAHT) and gender-affirming surgeries to mitigate feelings of gender dysphoria. This study has been published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.