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Pet hedgehogs linked to Salmonella outbreak

Pet hedgehogs linked to Salmonella outbreak

WGS gives a more detailed DNA fingerprint than PFGE, according to CDC officials. The outbreak strain of salmonella typhimurium was identified in samples collected from three hedgehogs in two ill patients' homes in Minnesota. The CDC believes that hedgehogs are behind this outbreak because of "epidemiologic and laboratory evidence". You may keep their habitat clean, but the bacteria can easily spread to toys, bedding and almost anywhere they roam. Consulte Mais Informação

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Team Of Scientists Claim They'll Have Cancer Cure Within 'A Year'

Team Of Scientists Claim They'll Have Cancer Cure Within 'A Year'

Morad said the treatment could reduce side effects, which often arise because cancer treatments either connect with the wrong or additional targets, or the right targets on healthy cells. "This should make the whole molecule non-immunogenic in most cases and would enable repeated administration of the drug", the specialist added. Another aspect of the drug that has excited many in the scientific community is the claim that it will not cause the severe side effects experienced by patients ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Theresa May ordered to reopen Brexit negotiations with Europe

Theresa May ordered to reopen Brexit negotiations with Europe

Mrs May received a fillip in a testing day when the Euro-sceptic ERG - made up of hard-line Brexiteer MPs said its members would back an amendment put forward by Sir Graham Brady. "That's very different from a worthy backbench motion that doesn't do anything". Theresa May is to go back to the European Union to try to renegotiate her Brexit deal after MPs gave their backing to proposals to replace the controversial backstop. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kids traveling from Washington develop measles in Hawaii

At least one case linked to the Washington outbreak had been reported in Oregon's Multnomah County as of Friday. Authorities in neighboring OR and Idaho have issued warnings. "The bottom line is, there's no surprise we're seeing this right now", Melnick said. Neurological disorders and swelling, deafness and compromised immune systems are some of the problems people could face even years after recovering from the measles. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brexit: Leo Varadkar to speak to Theresa May after votes

Brexit: Leo Varadkar to speak to Theresa May after votes

Two weeks since she suffered an unprecedented 230-vote Commons defeat on her deal, May also sought to win round pro-EU Tory critics by promising to come back with a new vote on her updated deal by February 14. The backstop is a safety net to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland if there's no Brexit trade deal. DUP leader Arlene Foster - whose 10 MPs prop up the minority Conservative administration in the Commons - said the plan provided a "feasible" ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Scientists expect cure for cancer in 1 year

Our solution will be both generic and personal". "We believe we will offer in a year's time a complete cure for cancer", said Dan Aridor, chairman of the board of Accelerated Evolution Biotechnologies Ltd . Previous year there were 9.6million deaths from cancer worldwide, according to charity Cancer Research UK. One reason why cancer drugs fail is because they only attack one specific target in or on one cancer cells at a time. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wash. is under a state of emergency as measles cases rise

Twenty-four of the confirmed cases were among children 10 or younger, while just one case was among a patient older than 18. Papich said there has been one suspected case so far in Spokane County, but it was determined to not be measles. Most of the people who have contracted the disease were not vaccinated. Last week, a person infected with measles attended a Portland Trail Blazers home game in OR amid the outbreak. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fried chicken could put you in an early grave, study finds

Fried chicken could put you in an early grave, study finds

So to address this, U.S. researchers investigated the association of eating fried food with death from any cause, and in particular heart and cancer-related death. The researchers then looked at the effect of specific fried foods. Eating at least one serving of fried fish or shellfish a day led to a 7 per cent increase in the risk of death from any cause and a 13 per cent higher risk of death from heart-related problems. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nurse accused of raping vegetative woman described as quiet family man

Nurse accused of raping vegetative woman described as quiet family man

Arizona is looking into whether it can remove the board of directors of a long-term care facility where a nurse is accused of raping an incapacitated woman who later gave birth, the governor said Friday. She said Sutherland worked the night shift and that she wasn't sure about the extent of contact he had with her son, KPHO-TV reported. Esella Burr said Wednesday that 36-year-old Nathan Sutherland was her neighbour for more than five years until he sold his Phoenix-area home in October. Consulte Mais Informação

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