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Vaccinations
Vaccinations (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

We are strongly encouraged by the international scientific community to use vaccinations to protect ourselves from many infectious and chronic diseases. The World Health Organization estimates that vaccinations prevent 2-3 million deaths around the world every year. Since the introduction ... Read More »

Zika Virus – be alert, not alarmed say experts
Zika Virus – be alert, not alarmed say experts (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

University of Sydney experts say a causal relationship between Zika virus infection during pregnancy and microcephaly is strongly suspected but not yet proven as the WHO declared the mosquito-borne virus a global public health threat. The World Health Organisation Director-General ... Read More »

Childhood virus may increase type 1 diabetes risk
Childhood virus may increase type 1 diabetes risk (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

The most common cause of severe diarrhoea in children, the rotavirus infection, has been shown to accelerate the development of type 1 diabetes in mice, according to new University of Melbourne research. The study, published today in PLOS Pathogens, explored ... Read More »

Baby colds in 3-12 month old babies
Baby colds in 3-12 month old babies (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

We’re all familiar with the common cold, an irritating illness which causes sniffles, sneezes and coughs and is, as the name suggests, very common. But for parents, the common cold can seem anything but familiar when it’s their baby that ... Read More »

 
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