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A viral infection can attract mosquitoes to humans

A viral infection can attract mosquitoes to humans

This article was originally published in Conversation. mosquito The most dangerous animal in the world. hundreds of thousands of general death cases attributed to mosquito-borne diseases including malaria, yellow fever, dengue fever, Zika and chikungunya fever. The way mosquitoes seek out and feed on their hosts is an important factor in the spread of the …

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Psychology: Why looking for patterns in everyday experiences can be dangerous - BBC News BBC Homepage

Psychology: Why looking for patterns in everyday experiences can be dangerous – BBC News BBC Homepage

July 3, 2022 Photo credit, Getty Images image caption, How many guests can be invited to the same birthday party on the same day? Imagine you are at a party and there are two dozen guests, what do you think is the probability that two of them will have the same birthday? The answer is: …

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Beet juice: for better oral, heart and cognitive health

New research points to the health benefits of beetroot juice. Bacteria in the mouth and gut help convert inorganic nitrate from vegetables into nitric oxide, which is vital for cardiovascular and cognitive health. A new study in older adults suggests that drinking beet juice, which is high in inorganic nitrate, promotes the growth of oral …

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Hair loss for 50-year-old woman: How to stop hair loss naturally during menopause?

Female androgenetic alopecia – a fairly common problem that affects many women around the world. For those of you who are unaware of this term, it is hair loss in women which, in the majority of cases, occurs at menopause. Why ? Are there effective treatment and means of prevention? Our editors tell you everything. …

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4 novelties that could revolutionize cancer treatment - BBC News Africa

4 novelties that could revolutionize cancer treatment – BBC News Africa

André Biernath – @andre_biernath BBC News Brazil 28 minutes ago Photo credit, Getty Images image caption, The treatment of certain tumors has undergone a real revolution over the past ten years. Each year, tens of thousands of physicians from around the world gather in Chicago, USA to learn about the latest innovations in cancer diagnosis …

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Seawater, this natural "medicine" for body and mind

Seawater, this natural “medicine” for body and mind

“Yes, they like it and they are right. The White Bears have existed since 1929, in Biarritz, and this club of daily swimmers has never wavered, from generation to generation, notes Doctor Guillaume Barucq, general practitioner from Biarritz. Naked bathing, I mean without a wetsuit, is the nautical activity that provides the most beneficial effects, …

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"The ecosystem influences the evolution of diseases"

“The ecosystem influences the evolution of diseases”

June 21, 2022, in Dakar. SYLVAIN CHERKAOUI FOR “THE WORLD” A new multidisciplinary research path, health ecology takes into account environmental transformations and the evolution of lifestyles to understand the emergence and evolution of pathologies. “All diseases have an ecological, environmental, societal and geographical determinism”underlines the Senegalese professor Lamine Gueye, neurologist and neurophysiologist who heads …

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MONKEY POX: Which transmission via contaminated surfaces?

MONKEY POX: Which transmission via contaminated surfaces?

Human monkeypox (MPX) is a zoonotic disease caused by the “MPXV” virus, characterized by a clinical picture resembling smallpox. Endemic to parts of Central and West Africa, monkeypox is not a notifiable disease in the EU. From 2018 to the end of 2021, 12 travel-associated cases of MPXV have been reported outside of Africa. Since …

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