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Alzheimer's May Be Caused by Misfiring Immune System, Study Suggests

New research suggests that deprivation of an amino acid called arginine may contribute to Alzheimer’s disease — a finding that could help usher in new treatment strategies for patients suffering from the debilitating illness. 190 more words

Malaria Prevention: Are those pesky parasites a thing of the past?

If you have ever traveled to a developing country from a developed one, you know that the chances are high that you will have to take precautions. 371 more words

Taking a long shot: How vaccines are saving lives, not endangering them


With the recent measles outbreak spreading across the nation, the unprecedented lack of vaccinated individuals has fuelled the issue. 686 more words

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Should Your Child Be Vaccinated?

To moms who are hesitant to vaccinate their children against the measles, mumps and rubella, trust me when I tell you, I’m also guilty of having the same doubts. 595 more words


Il 18 Febbraio insieme al CDC scriviamoci sul fumo passivo

Il CDC (Center for Disease Control and prevention) per il 18/2/2015 organizza un “Domande e Risposte” su facebook, dove risponderanno esperti sul fumo : aprendo la pagina… 132 more words


Why Asians need to care about breast cancer

 Audrey Magazine:

We decided to look into how Asian Americans handle breast cancer. We were shocked by what we discovered.

For years now, Asians… 469 more words


Male circumcision: It's the healthy thing to do

The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is sure to rankle a few activists. It has just released a statement providing guidelines for male circumcision that involves the removal of the foreskin from the penis. 410 more words