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Outbreaks Of Hepatitis A Associating With Drinking Water

Outbreaks Of Hepatitis A Associating With Drinking Water

According to the study, it showing that data determing 32 outbreaks of hepatitis A associating with drinking water were identifying during 1971 to 2017; and all occurring before 2010, according to research issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality. The researchers identifying 32 outbreaks that resulting in 857 cases;…

Pancreatic Cancer

Fish Consumption Is Associated With Risk Of Pancreatic Cancer

Globally, pancreatic cancer represents the fourth leading cause of cancer death, imposing serious threats on public health. Pancreatic cancer has a poor prognosis and high fatality rates, with a 5-year survival rate of less than 5%. Efficient screening methods or treatment modalities for this malignancy are still lacking, highlighting the importance of effective prevention strategies.…

Racial And Ethnic Disparities

Pregnancy-Related Mortality Due To Racial And Ethnic Disparities

Approximately 700 women die in the United States each year as a result of pregnancy or its complications; and significant racial and ethnic disparities in pregnancy-related mortality exist. Data from CDC’s Pregnancy Mortality Surveillance System (PMSS) for 2007–2016 analyzed. Pregnancy-related mortality ratios (PRMRs); analyzed by demographic characteristics and state PRMR tertiles; cause-specific proportionate mortality by…

Circadian Clock

Role Of GABA Neurons In The Central Circadian Clock

The research team led by Dr. Daisuke Ono and Prof. Akihiro Yamanaka of the Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, collaborating with Prof. Ken-ichi Honma and Prof. Sato Honma of Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, and Prof. Yuchio Yanagawa of Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine revealed that inhibitory neurons (GABAergic neurons) of the…

Pharmacology

Peanut Allergy Treatment Shows Effectiveness And Safety

The researches find that the allergic to peanuts may have a new way to protect themselves from severe allergic reactions to accidental peanut exposure. Therefore It’s call sublingual immunotherapy or SLIT and it involves putting a miniscule amount of liquefy peanut protein under the tongue; where it is absorb immediately into the blood stream to…

Blood Test Accurately Screening For Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Blood Test Accurately Screening For Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Innovation study determing that experimental blood test accurately screening for the psychiatric disorder. But the study describing for the first time a blood-based biomarker panel for diagnosis of warzone-related PTSD. An artificial intelligence tool which analyzing 28 physical and molecular measures, all but one from blood samples; confirming with 77% accuracy a diagnosis of posttraumatic…

Nepal Is Determining With Major Reporting Of Hepatitis B Infections

Nepal Is Determining With Major Reporting Of Hepatitis B Infections

According to the study data, Nepal is determining with major reporting of Hepatitis B infections; were according to estimates from the WHO; viral hepatitis caused 1.34 million deaths globally in 2015. In India, it is estimating that there are four crore people suffering from hepatitis B; and 0.6-1.2 crore people suffering from hepatitis C. But…

microplastics

Microplastics Causes Catastrophic Consequences For Human Health

Among all plastic debris, plastic particles from 1 mm to 5 mm in size are commonly define as microplastics (MPs); while plastic particles smaller than 1 mm are categorize as nanoplastics (NPs). The classification of nano/microplastics (NPs/MPs); not formally recognize and different categorizations report. A previous study defined MPs as small or large MPs if…

Scientist Recommends Ways To Improve Electronic Health Records

Scientist Recommends Ways To Improve Electronic Health Records

In an editorial in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, Regenstrief Institute research scientist Michael Weiner, MD, MPH highlights shortcomings of electronic health records (EHRs) in living up to their full potential; also suggests ways to use EHRs to work more efficiently and ultimately more effectively for patients. “When I am reading a patient’s EHR, a…

Diabetes

Protective Effect Of Diabetes Drugs Against Kidney Failure

A new meta-analysis published in The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology has found that SGLT2 inhibitors; can reduce the risk of dialysis, transplantation; or death due to kidney disease in people with type 2 diabetes. Lead author Dr. Brendon Neuen from The George Institute for Global Health commented: “We found SGLT2 inhibitors clearly and powerfully reduce…

Immune hematology

Efficacy Of Immunotherapy Treatment For Breast Cancer

The researches find that the Immunotherapy blockade (ICB) therapy, which is designed to unleash a patient’s immune system to attack cancer, has been revolutionary in its implications for breast cancer treatment, especially for its potential to treat patients with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC). Despite the fact that most breast cancer patients are over the…