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A toddler in Pennsylvania is suffering from a rare disease after being bitten by a tick

Fifteen minutes. That’s all it took to infect an energetic, intelligent and healthy 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania with a rare, dangerous and debilitating tick-borne disease. Jamie Simoson’s motherly intuition led her to seek further treatment after her youngest son’s pediatrician convinced him it was a virus. However, she later learned that she needed weeks of …

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Common viruses can trigger the onset of the disease

Image: Varicella zoster virus (VZV), which commonly causes chicken pox and shingles, activates herpes simplex virus (HSV) by becoming dormant in nerve tissue grown in vitro, which then leads to increased plaque deposits and decreased neuronal signaling – hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. to watch more Credit: Tufts University Alzheimer’s disease can begin almost unnoticed, often …

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Covid resurgence: Coronavirus can be contagious during Paxlovide surge, researchers warn, even if people don’t have symptoms

“People who experience a relapse are at risk of infecting others, even outside of what they would consider a normal window,” said Dr. Michael Charness of the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Boston. Charness and his colleagues recently collaborated with a team of researchers at Columbia University to study cases of Covid-19 that have returned …

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Covid resurgence: Coronavirus can be contagious during Paxlovide surge, researchers warn, even if people don’t have symptoms

“People who experience a relapse are at risk of infecting others, even outside of what they would consider a normal window,” said Dr. Michael Charness of the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Boston. Charness and his colleagues recently collaborated with a team of researchers at Columbia University to study cases of Covid-19 that have returned …

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Doctors in New York performed the first heart transplant operation on an HIV-positive donor

NYC Doctors Perform First Heart Transplant From HIV-Positive Donor – Discovery Hopes Help End America’s Massive Heart Donor Shortage The first HIV-positive heart transplant was performed this spring in the Bronx, New York The unnamed patient is in his 60s and received a new kidney from the same donor Until 2013, these types of operations …

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A 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania contracted the rare Powassan virus from a tick bite

In Pennsylvania, a young boy, Johnny, contracted a severe tick-borne virus after swimming Jamie Simonon A 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania has been diagnosed with a dangerous and debilitating tick disease after his mother spotted the tick while swimming in a neighbor’s pool. On June 15th, Johnny Simonon was invited to join his “neighborhood friend” at …

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An expert explains how Nordic walking can boost your daily walking routine

Have you ever noticed people walking on stilts even on flat surfaces and on stilts? It’s called Nordic walking, a bit like skiing, but without the snow. Walking with poles first developed in Scandinavia and came to Central Europe about 20 years ago. For some reason, despite its many health benefits, it has not become …

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A toddler in Pennsylvania is suffering from a rare disease after being bitten by a tick

Fifteen minutes. That’s all it took to infect an energetic, intelligent and healthy 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania with a rare, dangerous and debilitating tick-borne disease. Jamie Simoson’s motherly intuition led her to seek further treatment after her youngest son’s pediatrician convinced him it was a virus. However, she later learned that she needed weeks of …

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A study found that the starch in green bananas can reduce some cancers by 60%

If you like your bananas a little green, there may be some unexpected health benefits. A 20-year study found that the starch in unripe bananas can reduce the risk of certain cancers by more than 60 percent. Along with bananas, this type of starch is also found in oats, whole grains, pasta, rice, beans, and …

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A 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania has a rare disease after being bitten by a tick

A rare, dangerous and debilitating tick-borne disease has left an energetic, intelligent and healthy 3-year-old from Pennsylvania very ill. HARVEY’S LAKE, Pa. – Fifteen minutes. That’s all it took to infect an energetic, intelligent and healthy 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania with a rare, dangerous and debilitating tick-borne disease. Jamie Simoson’s motherly intuition led her to …

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