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Nikhil Prasad  Sep 23, 2023  5 months ago
Dengue News: Peru is currently grappling with a catastrophic dengue fever outbreak, marking one of the worst epidemics in Latin American history. With a staggering quarter million infections and 419 fatalities nationwide, the country is in the midst of a health crisis that threatens to collapse its already fragile healthcare system. https://www.dge.gob.pe/sala-situacional-dengue/diaria/   ...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 23, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: In a groundbreaking revelation, recent research has illuminated the alarming extent of long-term multiorgan damage in patients who have battled COVID-19. This study, conducted in the United Kingdom, offers critical insights into the enigmatic phenomenon of long COVID, shedding light on the mysterious persistence of symptoms long after the initial infection has resolved. This COVID-1...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 23, 2023  5 months ago
Herbs And Phytochemicals: Autoimmune diseases, including lupus, antiphospholipid syndrome, and rheumatoid arthritis, pose significant challenges for those affected, as they involve chronic inflammation and immune system dysfunction. Recent research conducted at the University of Colorado School of Medicine sheds light on a promising avenue for managing these conditions: ginger supplementation. Thi...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 22, 2023  5 months ago
Glaucoma News: Glaucoma is a prevalent eye condition characterized by increased intraocular pressure (IOP) that can lead to optic nerve damage and vision loss. It is a major public health concern globally. Statins, a class of drugs used to lower cholesterol levels in individuals at risk of cardiovascular disease, have been the subject of interest in recent years for their potential impact on glauc...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 22, 2023  5 months ago
AI In Medicine: Since the advent of LASIK eye surgery in 1989, millions of individuals have benefited from this groundbreaking procedure, which effectively corrects refractive errors by reshaping the cornea. However, as time goes by, some LASIK patients may develop cataracts and require additional corrective lenses. With the continuous expansion of intraocular lens (IOL) options, researchers are n...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 22, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: Since its emergence in late 2019, the COVID-19 pandemic has continued to impact populations worldwide. COVID-19, caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, presents with a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations, ranging from asymptomatic or mild infections to severe cases characterized by cytokine storms, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), and, in some instances, fatal outcomes. Whi...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 22, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic has swept across the globe, challenging healthcare systems and causing significant disruptions to daily life. While most individuals experience mild symptoms, some progress to severe illness, especially when pneumonia develops. To address the pressing need for simpler and more accessible diagnostic and prognostic tools, a team of Spanish scientists has develope...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 22, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The battle against the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, with Canada facing renewed challenges as SARS-CoV-2 infections surge in various regions across the country. In addition to the immediate threats posed by the virus, healthcare workers are grappling with the debilitating aftermath of long COVID.   Ottawa's Persistent Struggle Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, ...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 21, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has been a global health crisis since its emergence. While its primary impact has been on respiratory health, scientists and researchers have been uncovering various other consequences of the virus on different systems of the body. One emerging concern is its potential impact on male reproductive health and fertility...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 21, 2023  5 months ago
Adenovirus: In a groundbreaking discovery, researchers at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine-USA have unveiled a startling connection between adenovirus infections and a rare and potentially life-threatening blood clotting disorder. This revelation has sent shockwaves through the medical community, as it marks the first time that the widespread respiratory virus, typically associa...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 21, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has brought about unprecedented global health challenges since its outbreak in March 2020. While the primary respiratory symptoms of COVID-19 have been extensively documented, an emerging concern is the virus's impact on the central nervous system (CNS), leading to a range of neuro...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 21, 2023  5 months ago
U.S. COVID-19 News: In the midst of the fall semester's commencement, a surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations is gripping the United States, sparking concerns about the healthcare system's capacity and the potential impact of co-circulating viruses like flu and RSV. Meanwhile, Harvard University students are grappling with the challenges of navigating the pandemic as they return to campus, ra...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
Glaucoma News: The ability to perceive the world in three dimensions is a fundamental aspect of human vision. Binocular stereopsis, the ability to see the world in three dimensions, relies on the coordination of visual information from both eyes. This coordination is made possible by the precise growth of nerve cells, known as retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), which transmit visual information from t...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers are uncovering various ways in which the virus affects the human body. One alarming discovery is the potential link between COVID-19 infections and rhabdomyolysis, a condition characterized by the destruction of skeletal muscle cells and the release of myoglobin and creatine kinase (CK) into the bloodstream. R...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has thrust virology and epidemiology into the global spotlight. One crucial aspect of virus behavior is its capacity for genetic diversity through mutations, which can have varying effects on the virus's properties, transmissibility, and resistance to antiviral drugs. SARS-CoV-2, b...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: The emergence of post-viral fatigue syndrome (PVFS), also known as chronic fatigue syndrome or myalgic encephalomyelitis, has posed a significant challenge in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. PVFS is characterized by debilitating fatigue, post-exertional malaise, and unrefreshing sleep, lasting for more than six months. Recent studies have revealed a high prevalence of PVFS...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
Heart Disease: In recent years, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has witnessed a startling increase in the incidence of heart diseases, with a particularly concerning trend of heart attacks affecting individuals in their 30s. This emerging health crisis has prompted healthcare professionals and organizations to conduct studies and raise awareness about the prevalence of heart disease in the region. ...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 situation in Russia is fast escalating with various hospitals and clinics reporting a rise in admissions and patients in the last three weeks.   The Russian health authority reported a 48% surge in COVID-19 cases within the past week, as announced by the country's infection surveillance agency on Tuesday. https://www.aa.com.tr/en/latest-on-coronavirus-ou...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 20, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: In a world gripped by the COVID-19 pandemic, the pursuit of answers is relentless. As we navigate through uncharted waters, new revelations emerge, challenging our understanding of the virus and its impact on human lives. Massive congestion of the lung tissue, dilated capillaries - a child aged 7, Source: Prof. Mirosław Parafiniuk A recent study conducted by the Forensic Medicine...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
Glaucoma News: Glaucoma, a devastating eye disease and a leading cause of irreversible blindness, has long stymied medical researchers due to its complex and elusive pathogenesis. Characterized by the gradual deterioration of retinal ganglion cells and the optic nerve, glaucoma is a condition with no known cure. However, treatments have been developed to slow its progression, primarily by targetin...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
Nipah Virus News: The Indian state of Kerala finds itself once again in the grip of a deadly Nipah virus outbreak, marking the fourth occurrence since 2018.   The situation has escalated rapidly, with two fatalities already reported, and an additional two active cases in different geolocations in Kerala confirmed besides the initial four active cases in Kozhikode district.   In a...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on global health, with millions of people worldwide affected by the acute respiratory illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. While significant strides have been made in treating acute COVID-19 and developing vaccines, a growing concern has emerged regarding the long-term health effects of the disease. This condition, often referred to...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
Supplement News: Omega-3 fatty acid supplements, touted for their potential health benefits, have become a staple in the lives of many health-conscious individuals. These supplements, derived from various sources including algae and seafood, have gained popularity for their association with improved cardiovascular health, brain function, and more. However, a recent study conducted by researchers a...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
Thailand Medical: In a haphazard move last year, Thailand became the first Southeast Asian country to decriminalize cannabis, signaling a significant shift in the nation's approach to the plant. The Thai government, recognizing the potential medical benefits and economic opportunities associated with cannabis and hemp, removed them from the narcotics list. However, this decision was not withou...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
In a startling revelation, ongoing research conducted by scientists at Florida State University College of Medicine has unveiled a disturbing link between aspartame consumption and adverse effects on learning and memory in mice. This revelation has sent shockwaves through the scientific community and raised serious concerns about the safety of this commonly used artificial sweetener.   The ...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has left an indelible mark on the world. While much has been learned about the acute phase of the disease, its mid- and long-term complications, particularly those affecting the endocrine system, remain shrouded in uncertainty. In this pilot case-control study, conducted jointly by the...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 19, 2023  5 months ago
BA.2.86 News: The BA.2.86 variant that was had its first media coverage reported by Thailand Medical News on the morning of the 15th of August 2023 (Even before it was designated as BA.2.86) before being picked up by various other mainstream media across the world has now been detected across 17 countries across the world including in genomic sequences of those infected and also in waste water sam...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 18, 2023  5 months ago
Supplement News: In a groundbreaking development that could revolutionize the treatment of blood cancers, researchers at the University of Minnesota-USA have discovered that a common vitamin, B3, also known as nicotinamide or niacin, can significantly enhance the function of natural killer (NK) cells. This discovery opens up new possibilities for cancer therapy, particularly in cases where traditi...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 18, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: As the world continues to grapple with the persistent threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, Iran has not been immune to its challenges. In September 2023, the country faced an alarming resurgence in COVID-19 cases, raising concerns among health officials and the public. The Ministry of Health's latest data reveals a concerning situation, highlighting the need for ongoing vigilance an...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 18, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: Italy finds itself grappling with yet another surge in COVID-19 cases, marking a disconcerting trend of rising infections. Data released by the health ministry and the Higher Health Institute (ISS) on Friday reveals a staggering 44% increase in COVID-19 cases over the past week, with the number of new cases surging from 21,316 to 30,777. The incidence rate has also climbed, reaching...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 18, 2023  5 months ago
Parkinson's disease, a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder that affects 1% to 2% of the global population, has long been associated with the degeneration of dopaminergic neurons in the midbrain. The hallmark symptoms of Parkinson's -resting tremor, rigidity, and slowness of movement are attributed to the progressive loss of these vital neurons. This classical understanding of the disea...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 18, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study conducted by researchers at Université de Lille, Inserm, CHU Lille-France has uncovered a startling connection between the SARS-CoV-2 virus and cognitive impairments as well as reproductive hormone deficits in men. The research suggests that the virus may directly target and harm gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neurons and tanycytes in the brain, potentially...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 17, 2023  5 months ago
Monkeypox News: In a significant development in China's battle against the rising number of monkeypox infections, the country's National Health Commission (NHC) has announced a pivotal move. Effective from September 20th, monkeypox will be reclassified as a Class B infectious disease. This reclassification brings with it a set of corresponding prevention and control measures, aiming to exe...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 17, 2023  5 months ago
Brain Health: In a new study, researchers from the Karolinska Institute and several other esteemed institutions have unearthed a startling connection between blood transfusions and the risk of spontaneous brain hemorrhages. This research adds to the growing body of evidence supporting the theory that cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), a vascular condition characterized by the accumulation of prote...
Jonathan Reid  Sep 17, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: Online data from the Singapore Ministry Of Health shows that COVID-19 infections and COVID-19 hospitalizations has risen slightly for the epidemiological week 36. https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19/statistics   However, there are no signs that the current circulating SARS-CoV-2 strains in Singapore are causing any increase in disease severity nor are hospitals affected in any way....
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 17, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The battle against the COVID-19 pandemic has been marked by waves of infections and the relentless struggle of healthcare systems worldwide to cope with the demands imposed by the virus. France, a nation that has weathered the storm of the pandemic, is once again grappling with rising COVID-19 cases, causing stress and strain on its healthcare sector.   A Soaring Tide of Case...
Nikhil Prasad  Sep 17, 2023  5 months ago
COVID-19 News: The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has left an indelible mark on global public health and the economy. The emergence of various variants of concern that possess increased transmissibility and enhanced immune evasiveness with some, according to studies and COVID-19 News reports possessing changes in pathogenesis ...