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Nipah virus kills 6 in Kerala: Here's everything you need to know about disease

  • 21 May 2018
  • Author: QT1
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Nipah virus kills 6 in Kerala: Here's everything you need to know about disease


The deadly virus carried mainly by fruit bats has sparked a statewide health alert Monday.

Blood type influences severity of diarrhoea

  • 20 May 2018
  • Author: QT2
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Blood type influences severity of diarrhoea
A bacteria associated with travellers' diarrhoea and children in underdeveloped areas of the world causes more severe disease in people with blood type A but not blood type O or B, finds a study.

This natural antioxidant can cut heart disease risk

  • 19 May 2018
  • Author: QT2
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This natural antioxidant can cut heart disease risk
Higher levels of bilirubin -- a natural antioxidant -- within the normal range in our blood may lower the rates of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) like heart failure, heart attack and stroke, finds a study.

Antibacterial in toothpaste may combat severe lung disease: Study

  • 18 May 2018
  • Author: QT2
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Antibacterial in toothpaste may combat severe lung disease: Study
Researchers have found that a common antibacterial substance found in toothpaste may combat life-threatening diseases such as cystic fibrosis (CF) when combined with a drug.

Mosquito saliva can affect immune system for a week

  • 18 May 2018
  • Author: QT2
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Mosquito saliva can affect immune system for a week
Components in the mosquito saliva can trigger an unexpected and long-lasting immune responses -- up to seven days post-bite, say scientists.
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