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Antibody treatment delays start of Type 1 diabetes by two years

Antibody treatment delays start of Type 1 diabetes by two years Participants were randomly assigned to either the treatment group, which received a 14-day course of teplizumab, or the control group, which received a placebo. About 1.25 million people in the US have type 1 diabetes, with almost 18,000 new cases diagnosed annually in people under age 20, the American Diabetes Association says. [Full Article...]

One case of Ebola confirmed in Uganda

One case of Ebola confirmed in Uganda A five-year-old boy infected with the virus came to Uganda with his parents from the Democratic Republic of Congo on June 9. "In preparation for a possible imported case during the current outbreak in DRC, Uganda has vaccinated almost 4,700 health workers in 165 health facilities (including in the facility where the child is being cared for); disease monitoring has been intensified; and health w... [Full Article...]

Sleeping with a screen on can lead to female obesity

Sleeping with a screen on can lead to female obesity More than 43,000 women in the USA ages 35 to 74 were observed in the study. The participants, aged 35-74 years, had no history of cancer or cardiovascular disease and were not shift workers, daytime sleepers, or pregnant when the study began. [Full Article...]

Alabama gov OKs chemical castration for some sex offenders

Alabama gov OKs chemical castration for some sex offenders Under the new law, a person required to undergo the chemical castration must begin the treatment no less than one month prior to their release from custody, and must continue treatment until the court determine it's no longer necessary. "Not only did I want it to pass, I want to follow it on through to the future where we can try to improve it". "We certainly think that it raises constitutional ... [Full Article...]

Three dead after eating sandwiches linked to listeria outbreak

Three dead after eating sandwiches linked to listeria outbreak It can kill in severe cases. The sandwiches and salads produced by the company were pulled from hospitals when they were linked to the listeria outbreak. The Good Food Chain, which supplied 43 NHS trusts across the United Kingdom, has voluntarily ceased production. Listeriosis is a rare infection and for many other folks it goes ignored or there are soft signs of gastroenteritis that on the ... [Full Article...]

Dogs can feel their owner's stress, study suggests

Dogs can feel their owner's stress, study suggests The researchers determined stress levels over several months by measuring the concentration of a stress hormone, cortisol , in a few centimetres of hair from the dog and from its owner. Roth said she was surprised to find there were few associations between a dog's own personality and its long-term stress level, while an owner's personality appeared to have a strong effects on their pet's stress ... [Full Article...]

Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for Teens

Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for Teens National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health for more on dietary supplements and kids . Some studies have linked weight-loss and muscle-building supplements with stroke, testicular cancer, liver damage and even death, noted Austin, who is a professor in the department of social and behavioral sciences at the Harvard School of Public Health . [Full Article...]

Ultimate limit of human endurance found

Ultimate limit of human endurance found They found that the upper limit of energy expenditure was two and a half times the body's resting metabolic rate , or for an average person, burning 4,000 calories a day. "No person everybody is conscious of of has ever pushed via it". All the scheme in which thru being pregnant, girls folks's energy employ peaks at 2.2 times their resting metabolic price, the see confirmed. [Full Article...]


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