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A veterinarian who contracted the virus a few years ago described the disease as flu-like

A veterinarian who contracted the virus a few years ago described the disease as flu-like

In the United States in 2003, a veterinarian who contracted monkey disease during an epidemic described a “dangerous” test of sudden illness before authorities knew what was happening. Dr. Kurt Zaeske, a retiree from Wisconsin, told a client that he had flu-like symptoms and sores after contacting a field dog with a monkey smallpox. No …

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Here’s why so many people are talking about “Paxlovid mouth”

Here’s why so many people are talking about “Paxlovid mouth”

Paxlovid, an antiviral drug designed to prevent hospitalization and death from COVID-19, is usually prescribed to patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection. The highly effective drug has a list of 7 common potential side effects, including one that altered the sense of taste that social media users call “Paxlovid Mouth”. Although the side effects are temporary, health …

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Insidious genetic mutations provide new insights into epilepsy

Insidious genetic mutations provide new insights into epilepsy

Summary: New research sheds light on the biological mechanism behind some genetic forms of epilepsy. A source: Linkoping University Sometimes a change in a nucleotide in a gene can also lead to serious illness. In a young child with epilepsy, such a mutation can not only affect the function of the protein in question, but …

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What we know about cannabis and depression

What we know about cannabis and depression

picture: Stephen Mallock (shutterstock) Depression is one of them often mental health problemsand cannabis The most widely used federal illegal drug in the United States. People use cannabis for self-medication, including mood disorders, usually based on anecdotal evidence and sometimes research. However, it is difficult to know whether the lack of strong pharmaceutical guidelines for …

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What is smallpox and what are its signs and symptoms?

What is smallpox and what are its signs and symptoms?

Rosamund Lewis, head of the World Health Organization’s emergency response program, told a UN briefing in Geneva on Tuesday: “It’s an emerging disease. It’s been occurring for the last 20-30 years, (so) it’s not known, it’s very well described,” Lewis told reporters. “Therefore, the risk to the general public seems to be low because we …

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What is smallpox and what are its signs and symptoms?

What is smallpox and what are its signs and symptoms?

CNN – A very rare disease called smallpox, a minor relative of smallpox, is spreading around the world. According to the World Health Organization, more than 250 cases have been reported in at least 16 countries. According to experts, the disease is transmitted through close and prolonged contact with an infected person. Rosamund Lewis, head …

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Research does not support the saying, “A boy is a boy.”

Research does not support the saying, “A boy is a boy.”

Summary: Research shows that there are not many “girls” or “boys.” A source: University of Helsinki A research article published in the journal European Journal of Personality In a particular domain, for example, girls and boys who are like girls and boys in terms of prices are, on average, more than other domains in terms …

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