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Hydrocephalus can be provoked by viruses

Scientists representing Duke University have determined that the development of hydrocephalus can provoke viruses that damage brain cells. The scientific project was led by Professors Kadar Abdi and Chai Kuo.

19 October 2018, 09:00

Just one injection relieves pain after chemotherapy

Scientists managed to eliminate pain after chemotherapy using natural protein, which can influence the inflammatory cell reaction.

17 October 2018, 09:00

Vitamin-mineral preparations are useless?

Scientists representing the University of Toronto and the hospital of Saint Michel, assure: the systematic use of vitamin-mineral bioactive drugs in practice does not have the expected beneficial effect.

15 October 2018, 09:00

Interrelation of bacteria in the intestine and growth of a cancerous tumor in the liver

Researchers have found that bacteria that inhabit the intestine can control the growth of the cancerous process in the liver.

13 October 2018, 09:00

What is the danger of a kitchen towel?

It is believed that a huge number of bacteria are contained in a washcloth for washing dishes. Is it much safer than a normal kitchen towel?

11 October 2018, 09:00

Bacteriophages are more effective than antibiotics

American experts are sure that in the near future antibiotics will be completely replaced by bacteriophages - special viruses that affect pathogenic bacteria.

09 October 2018, 09:00

Antibiotics can cause the formation of kidney stones

Scientists managed to prove experimentally that taking certain antibiotics can cause the development of kidney stone disease.
The patients of children and adolescents are more prone to this complication.

07 October 2018, 09:00

The antibacterial component of triclosan proved to be very dangerous

The known substance of triclosan is an antimicrobial and antifungal component present in detergents, cleaning agents, toothpaste, deodorants and household chemical solutions. 

05 October 2018, 09:00

Animal's poison can become a cure for diabetes

The incidence of diabetes mellitus in the world is growing rapidly, while scientists simply do not have time to create new medications for the treatment of pathology.

03 October 2018, 09:00

To avoid premature death, scientists advise not to run around the doctors

Scientists from the UK managed to establish an interesting relationship: the degree of risk of premature death in some ways depends on how many physicians a person is.

01 October 2018, 09:00

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