Tag Archives: disease

Vegetable Fat Not the Route to a Healthy Heart: Study

Vegetable Fat Not the Route to a Healthy Heart: Study

    Paris, France – Replacing animal fat in the human diet with vegetable oil seems not to lower heart disease risk, and might even boost it, according to a study ...

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Alzheimer’s ‘Lost’ Memories May Be Recoverable: Study

Alzheimer’s ‘Lost’ Memories May Be Recoverable: Study

  Tokyo, Japan – Sufferers of Alzheimer’s disease may not have “lost” their memories, but could simply have difficulty accessing them, researchers said as they unveiled a possible treatment that could ...

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DOH Caraga Lists Common Summer Diseases To Watch

DOH Caraga Lists Common Summer Diseases To Watch

  BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 3 (PIA) – The Department of Health (DOH) Caraga recently issued a public advisory on the common diseases and other health risks the public may acquire ...

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Cuban Woman Has First Known Homegrown Zika Case

Cuban Woman Has First Known Homegrown Zika Case

  Havana, Cuba – A young Havana woman is the first known person to have contracted the Zika virus in Cuba, authorities said. The woman, 21, has been hospitalized though she ...

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Zika ‘Link’ to New, Paralysing Disease: Report

Zika ‘Link’ to New, Paralysing Disease: Report

  Paris, France – Suspected of causing brain damage in babies and a rare neurological ailment in adults, the Zika virus was linked by researchers to a third disorder: paralysis-causing myelitis. ...

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WHO Advises Pregnant Women Not to Travel to Zika Oubreak Areas

WHO Advises Pregnant Women Not to Travel to Zika Oubreak Areas

  Geneva, Switzerland – The World Health Organization advised pregnant women not to travel to areas affected by the Zika virus outbreak, saying the new advice was issued amid mounting evidence ...

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