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Space Affects The Human Body

When the now-retired astronaut got here, he was two inches taller, with deteriorated eyesight and feet so delicate he couldn’t walk, which was expected. But doctors also found that his brain had swollen and that some of his genetic material had changed, findings they’re still working to explain. The rocket science is much further ahead than the medical research and the medical support.

Cholera Vacccine Shows Promising Efficacy, Study Suggests

A tricked-out cholera vaccine starts protecting against the deadly disease within a day, experiments in rabbits suggest. The rapid protection offered by this designer vaccine may one day limit the spread of cholera outbreaks, says Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator Matthew Waldor.

Psoriasis Rate Is Higher In Men Than Women

Psoriasis is more than a skin problem; it’s a chronic autoimmune disease. And more men suffer from severe psoriasis than women, so it’s time to educate yourselves, guys. Psoriasis is often thought of as a common skin problem, but it’s much more than that. It’s a chronic autoimmune disease that causes the rapid build-up of skin cells that leads to scaling on the skin’s surface and red, inflamed patches on the affected areas.

Clinical Trial of Investigational RSV Vaccine

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has launched a clinical trial of an investigational vaccine designed to protect against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).