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Looking for ways to protect against pandemic PTSD

As many places start to look forward to life after the first wave of the coronavirus, another type of illness could be about to follow in its wake. “We’re going to have many more mental health issues as time goes on,” said Dr. Rima Styra, a psychiatrist at Toronto’s University Health Network and associate professor […]

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How to protect yourself from coronavirus

World Health Organization considers declaring coronavirus an international emergency Infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja on what you need to know about the disease. Amid an outbreak of a deadly pneumonia-like illness that’s claimed at least 17 lives and sickened hundreds of others, how can you protect yourself? The novel coronavirus that’s to blame for […]

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Coffee may protect against gallstones

Drinking more coffee may help reduce the risk of developing gallstones, according to a new study published in the Journal of Internal Medicine. Among 104,493 individuals, those who drank more than six cups of coffee per day had a 23% lower risk of developing symptomatic gallstones compared with individuals who did not drink coffee. Drinking […]

Health Problems

Can pomegranate juice protect the infant brain?

When it comes to protecting the newborn brain, taking steps to mitigate risk before birth may be critical. Some newborns, such as those with intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), are at heightened risk. Being able to intervene before birth to aid in protecting the newborn brain may prevent the often-devastating effects of brain injury. In ongoing […]

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Dangerous Hantavirus spreads ever further – So you can protect yourself

Warning against the dangerous Hantavirus – more and more infections In different regions of Germany, there is an increased risk for Hantaviurs infections is currently. The pathogen is transmitted through infected animals and by humans leads to flu-like symptoms. Health experts explain how you can protect yourself. Currently, there is more to Hantavirus infections In […]

Personal Health

Stent and SURGERY to protect against stroke

In the case of a narrowed carotid artery, a stroke to prevent, there are two methods of treatment: a Stent or surgery. Researchers at the University of Basel have compared both methods and found that they come with similar risks to comparable results. For the treatment of a narrowed carotid artery, two methods are applied: […]