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Wormwood plant cured schistosomiasis

Tea infusions made from two species of the wormwood plant cured the tropical disease schistosomiasis significantly faster than the drug most commonly used against the ailment and with no adverse side effects in a large clinical trial conducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

study:2HF treats leishmaniasis infections

Current treatment options for the parasitic disease leishmaniasis are largely ineffective, expensive, and tend to be plagued by resistant parasites and side effects. Now, researchers reporting in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases.