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Colorectal Cancer News - Millenials - Gen Zers  Mar 16, 2023  12 months ago
Yeap, it true….the arrogant but stupid generation that think they are more smarter and only want to make fast bucks without much hard work to a point that they have no morals or ethics as we have seen in the FTX, Genesis, Voyager Digital, Celsius and BlockFi collapses or the Theranos scams or the numerus others selling whatever orifices they have on Only Fans site or creating stupid content...
Autoimmune-Diseases - Sucralose - T-Cell Immune Response  Mar 16, 2023  12 months ago
Autoimmune Diseases: Scientists at the Francis Crick Institute have discovered that high consumption of sucralose, a widely used artificial sweetener, can reduce the activation of T-cells, a crucial part of the immune system, in mice. If this effect can also be observed in humans, sucralose may be employed therapeutically to regulate T-cell responses, such as in patients with autoimmune diseases w...
COVID-19 Research: Alterations In Gut Immunological Barrier  Mar 16, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 Research: A new study by researchers from University of Patras-Greecee, University Hospital of Patras-Greece and “Agios Andreas” Patras State General Hospital-Greece has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections causes alterations in gut immunological barrier. Key features of intestinal immune barrier disruption during SARS-CoV-2 infection. SARS-CoV-2 infection is associated with pro...
COVID-19 News -CIART -SARS-CoV-2  Mar 16, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by scientists from Weill Cornell Medicine, New York-USA had identified CIART, the circadian-associated repressor of transcription as the key regulator of SARS-CoV-2 infection.   The study also involved researchers from New York University-USA and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA   Using organoid models, the study team systematical...
SARS-CoV-2 Research - ORF6 And NSP13 Proteins Cause Degradation Of The DNA Damage Response Kinase  Mar 15, 2023  12 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Research: A new study by Italian researchers have found that the SARS-Cov-2 ORF6 and NSP13 proteins cause degradation of the DNA Damage Response or DDR involving the kinase CHK1 through proteasome and Autophagy.   The study team comprised of researchers from:   -IFOM ETS - The AIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology, Milan, Italy -International Centre for Genetic Engineering an...
H7N9 News - Camels - Mutations  Mar 15, 2023  12 months ago
H7N9 News: Researchers from Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, Jiangsu-China have made a shocking discovery that the H7N9 virus has mutated and is now infecting camels in the inner Mongolia region. The discovery serves as a warning that the H7N9 is evolving and there is a very high threat of it further mutating to enable it infect humans more easily! Distressed camel being molested in the Middle-Eas...
Vaccine News - Counterfeit COVID-19 Vaccines  Mar 15, 2023  12 months ago
Vaccine News: British detection and anticounterfeit technology specialist Eluceda has developed a rapid, ‘two-minute’ COVID vaccine authentication test that is not only easy-to-use but highly accurate to detect counterfeit Covid-19 vaccines.   The new testing solution can be conveniently used in the field, providing a practical authentication solution that doesn’t require ...
H5N1 News - Mutations  Mar 14, 2023  12 months ago
H5N1 News: The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) along with the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the EU reference laboratory (EURL) has released a new report detailing the new worrisome mutations found on the H5N1 Avian Flu virus that is circulating around the world and wreaking extensive havoc by infecting and killing millions of birds, poultry and also many mamma...
Medical Warnings - Online Influencers  Mar 14, 2023  12 months ago
Medical Warnings: A new study led by researchers from University of Colorado-USA has found that many online “Patient Influencers” are being paid by pharmaceutical companies to mislead viewers on prescription drugs!   In some cases, these online medical influencers are not just previous patients but also doctors, researchers and so called “experts’ and even advocacy o...
SARS-CoV-2 Research - Spike And ORF-9B Proteins Impairs Contractile Function In Cardiomyocytes!  Mar 14, 2023  12 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Research: Scientists from Clemson University, South Carolina-USA, Stanford University School of Medicine, California-USA, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine-USA, Shandong University, Jinan-China and University of Pittsburgh-USA have in a new study found that ectopic expression of SARS-CoV-2 S and ORF-9B proteins alters metabolic profiles and impairs contractile function in ...
Long COVID News - Prosopagnosia - Face Blindness  Mar 14, 2023  12 months ago
Long COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire USA has found that SARS-Cov-2 infections can lead to individuals developing visual impairments including prosopagnosia!   Prosopagnosia (also known as face blindness or facial agnosia) is a neurological disorder characterized by the inability to recognize faces. There is no treatment for the condit...
COVID-19 News - India - XBB.1.16  Mar 14, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: India has reported in the last 3 weeks a rise in various respiratory infections along with an increase in hospitalizations and also ICU admissions. While physicians and hospitals across India are also reporting an increase in mortality rates…state and federal health and government authorities have not come up with any public statements nor have has there been any proper co...
COVID-19 News - Vasculitis - Children  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: Limited information is available on cases of skin and central nervous system vasculopathy associated with COVID-19 in children, despite several such cases being reported.   Russian scientist and pediatricians conducted a retrospective-prospective case series study that included information on four children with COVID-19-associated vasculitis.   In each case, they provide...
Colorectal Cancer - Bendectin  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
A new study by researchers from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth Houston)-USA and the School of Public Health Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California-USA have shockingly found that all whose mothers had taken the anti-nausea drug called Bendectin during pregnancy face a high risk of developing colorectal cancer!   The study findings showed that prenatal e...
Outbreak News - India - Multiple Viral Infections  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
Outbreak News: Reports are emerging that many parts of India are facing a simultaneous onslaught of various viral infections caused by pathogens like adenovirus, influenza A virus, Influenza B virus, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), metapneumovirus, rhinovirus, common human coronaviruses, para-influenza virus and also SARS-CoV-2!   Local physicians and hospitals are reporting the rise of ...
Pharma News -Silver Nanoparticles - Antivirals - COVID-19 - H5N1  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
Pharma News: The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic with the emergence of new variants and sub-lineages have made identifying effective treatments become even more challenging. Unknown to many, drug resistance has developed in many of these new sub-lineages not only with the used of officially approved antivirals such as remdesivir, paxlovid, molnupiravir, favipiravir but even with drugs unofficially an...
Dementia -Sleep Medications -Whites  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
Dementia: According to a recent scientific study led by the University of California, San Francisco, sleep medications, including benzodiazepines, antidepressants, and Ambien, may increase the risk of dementia in white individuals.   However, the type and quantity of medication may be factors that affect the higher risk.   The study followed approximately 3,000 older adults without dem...
COVID-19 Supplements - Omega 3 Fatty Acids  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: A new study by researchers from the Fatty Acid Research Institute, Sioux Falls-USA, Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls-USA and College of Nursing, University of Illinois–Chicago-USA delved into the potential protective effects of omega-3 fatty acids, specifically EPA and DHA, in relation to contracting and/or experiencing negative outcom...
RSV Virus News  Mar 13, 2023  12 months ago
RSV Virus News: A first study by scientists from Ricardo Gutiérrez Children’s Hospital, Buenos Aires-Argentina and Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville-USA ash found that the the human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is rapidly mutating to evade vaccines!   The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a major cause of lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in child...
Long COVID News - Adrenal Glands  Mar 12, 2023  12 months ago
Long COVID-19 News: As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage the world, researchers and medical professionals are starting to take note of a troubling phenomenon: Long COVID. This condition, also known as post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC), affects some individuals who have recovered from the initial acute phase of COVID-19. There are many possible factors that can contribute t...
H5N1 News - Argentina  Mar 12, 2023  12 months ago
H5N1 News: Health authorities in Argentina have reported that 6 individuals out of 46 locals exposed to infected animals could have possibly been infected with the H5N1 Avian Flu virus. https://www.infobae.com/salud/ciencia/2023/03/11/el-mapa-de-la-gripe-aviar-en-la-argentina-se-detectaron-40-focos-en-aves-en-10-provincias/   According to the Argentinian Health authorities, 5 of the suspect...
Scabies - drug resistant-ivermectin  Mar 12, 2023  12 months ago
There are is now growing worries that extensive misuse of ivermectin during the COVID-19 pandemic could be leading to the rise of cases of drug resistant scabies.   Already in the Netherlands, reports are emerging that infections involving scabies are rising to a new all-time high. https://nltimes.nl/2023/03/06/scabies-cases-rising-netherlands-especially-among-toddlers-overijssel   Acc...
COVID-19 News - Acute Phrenic Neuropathy - Diaphragmatic Dysfunction  Mar 12, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Angeles Mocel Hospital-Mexico, IMSS Venados Hospital-Mexico and National Institute of Respiratory Diseases-Mexico has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections can cause acute phrenic neuropathy and diaphragmatic dysfunction and presented 4 cases studies to substantiate their claims.   Acute Phrenic Neuropathy is a condition characterized by nerve damag...
COVID-19 Drugs - Beta-Amido Boronic Acids  Mar 12, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: The COVID-19 pandemic has been a global health crisis unlike any other in recent memory. It has affected millions of people around the world, and finding a cure has become a top priority for researchers and medical professionals. While vaccines have been developed and distributed, there is still a need for effective treatments for those who have already contracted the virus..hence ...
COVID-19 Drugs - Indomethacin  Mar 11, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers have been exploring various treatment options to combat the virus. One such option is the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as indomethacin. While the use of NSAIDs in COVID-19 treatment remains a topic of debate, several studies have suggested that indomethacin, in particular, could be an effective t...
Long COVID News - Maraviroc - Pravastatin  Mar 11, 2023  12 months ago
Long COVID News: A study by American and Costa Rican researchers has found that the drugs Maraviroc and Pravastatin can be used to treat Long COVID.   Maraviroc, sold under the brand names Selzentry and Celsentri, is an antiretroviral medication used to treat HIV infection. It is taken by mouth. It is in the CCR5 receptor antagonist class. It was approved for medical use in the United State...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 - Prostate  Mar 11, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: A number of studies have shown that the SARS-Cov-2 virus is able to not only cause inflammation and damage to prostate tissues but also exhibit viral persistence in these tissues for a long time!   Thailand Medical News in its COVID-19 News coverages as early as April 2020 had already warned that the prostate gland was another target for the SARS-CoV-2 virus. https://www.thaila...
Medical News - Gold, Copper, Silicon And Electric Fields Inhibits SARS-CoV-2  Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
A new study by researchers from Curtin University-Australia has found that the spike proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 are susceptible to being trapped upon contact with gold, copper or silicon. The study team also found that applying electric fields can effectively destroy the spike proteins, which inhibits the virus.   Lead researcher, Dr Nadim Darwish from the School of Molecular and Life Scien...
COVID-19 News -Bipolar Disorder  Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: The world has been facing the COVID-19 pandemic for the past 3 years. With over 3 billion people already possibly exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and more than 47 million deaths worldwide including excess deaths, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has posed one of the biggest challenges to modern medicine.   The COVID-19 pandemic has caused not only physical health problems but al...
Long COVID News - Metformin Prevents Long COVID  Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
Long COVID News: In a recent study, researchers from the University of Minnesota-USA investigated the potential benefits of early outpatient treatment of COVID-19 patients with metformin, ivermectin, or fluvoxamine in preventing the development of Long COVID, also known as post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC).   Their study findings showed that early use of metformin during initial SAR-Co...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein Mediates Cardiomyocyte Fusion   Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota-USA has found that SARS-CoV-2 spike proteins are able to mediate heart muscle cells (cardiomyocytes) fusion leading to increased arrhythmic risk that can also lead to fatal outcomes!   Since the advent of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the Wuhan province of China at the end of 2019, the COVID-19 disease has been respo...
H5N1 News - Domestic Cats - Austria  Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
H5N1 News: Health authorities and veterinary experts in Austria have reported that three domestic cats from the Noah's Ark animal shelter in the southern town of Graz tested positive for the H5N1 Avian Flu virus.   According to the H5N1 News coverages, a chicken in the same shelter had been found infected with the virus about 2 weeks ago, marking the first known case in a domestic bird ...
COVID-19 News - Rats In New York City Infected With SARS-CoV-2  Mar 10, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: Worrisome findings from study conducted by researchers from the Center for Influenza and Emerging Infectious Diseases, University of Missouri, Columbia-USA has revealed that almost all of the rat population in New York City are carry various variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and are now serving as zoonotic reservoirs of the virus. the researchers also warned that such similar occurne...
Cannabis News - Cannabis Usage Increases Risk Of Coronary Artery Disease  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
Cannabis News: A new study by researchers from Stanford University, California-USA has found a potential link between frequent cannabis use and an increased risk of coronary artery disease (CAD), the most common form of heart disease.   The study, which was presented at the American College of Cardiology's Annual Scientific Session Together with the World Congress of Cardiology, is one ...
Latest SARS-CoV-2 Research - SUD2 - Nsp5 - BclII G-Quadruplex  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
Latest SARS-CoV-2 Research: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant disruptions to society, highlighting the urgent need for effective treatments for the disease caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). While much research has focused on the spike and RNA-dependent RNA polymerase proteins of SARS-CoV-2, which are essential for virus entry and replication, th...
Eosinophilic Esophagitis - Milk  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic disease characterized by an overabundance of white blood cells called eosinophils in the esophagus. Allergic inflammation due to food drives the disease by damaging the esophagus and preventing it from working properly. For individuals with EoE, swallowing even small amounts of food can be a painful and stressful choking experience. About 160,000 people ...
Pharma News - Apotex   Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
Pharma News: Apotex, Canada's largest generic drug maker, has announced a recall of six batches of the glaucoma and ocular hypertension drug brimonidine tartrate ophthalmic solution due to sterility concerns. https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/apotex-corp-issues-voluntary-nationwide-recall-brimonidine-tartrate-ophthalmic-solution-015-due   The company is...
Prostate Cancer -Nitrates In Drinking Water  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) has found that nitrates in tap water and bottled water may be a risk factor for prostate cancer, particularly for aggressive tumors.   The study findings also suggest that diet plays a significant role in mitigating the negative effects of nitrate in drinking water. The study team found that consuming p...
Thailand News - Molnupiravir  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
Thailand News: A local English mainstream media has reported that that the local authorities have decided to include the drug Molnupiravir to treat COVID-19 under the Universal coverage for emergency patients (UCEP) plus scheme!   The drug’s inclusion under this scheme means that most Thais will be able to access the drug for free compared to previously where they had to pay Bt15 for ...
COVID-19 News - DNA Of Heart Tissues Damaged By SARS-CoV-2  Mar 09, 2023  12 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by researchers from the University of Queensland-Australia involving transcriptomic profiling of cardiac tissues from SARS-CoV-2 patients identified DNA damage in various tissues of the heart!   Already SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, has been associated with a wide range of cardiovascular complications. While initial stages of the...
Long COVID - L-Arginine And Vitamin C Supplementation  Mar 08, 2023  12 months ago
Long COVID: Alterations in l-arginine metabolism have been reported in patients with COVID-19 and L-arginine is known to be involved in regulating various biological processes, including immune and vascular function.   This RCT study led by Italian researchers from Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS-Italy shows the effects of L-arginine plus vitamin C supplementation on l...