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FAQ: What you should know about mosquitoes | NDR.de – Guide

Stand: 12.08.2019 10:40 clock Enlarge image Mosquitoes need blood to multiply. That is why the female animals sting. Mosquitoes are troublesome companions on balmy summer evenings or on vacation, their stings uncomfortable. This year there are especially many mosquitoes, because the winter was mild and March warm and humid. This allowed the mosquitoes to multiply early and ideally. Why do …

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Early results of the study suggest 2 Ebola medications save lives news

Two of the four experimental Ebola drugs tested in DRC appear to be saving lives, international health authorities announced Monday. The preliminary results prompted an early halt to a larger study on the drugs and a decision to prioritize their use in the African country, where a one-year outbreak killed more than 1,800 people. The first results highlight "some very …

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Lose weight and strengthen your health in parallel

Weight Loss: Japanese Water Therapy Helps Lose Weight Japanese water therapy is a method used to combat various health problems. In addition, this diet helps in weight loss. We explain how it works. Weight Loss and Improve Health Water is essential to life. Nutrition experts are advised to take at least 1.5 liters of fluid daily. In heat or heavy …

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Taking Blood Pressure with a Selfie? This is how the app works

Expensive equipment, cumbersome technology and inaccurate readings? Blood pressure measurements can be complicated. Thanks to Canadian researchers, a short video with a cell phone will suffice for this in the future. Instead of a cuff, blood pressure measurements will in future be carried out with the help of a selfie video, Canadian scientists at the University of Toronto report. In …

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Cholesterol lowering drugs increase the risk of type 2 diabetes

Increased risk of diabetes from statins Certain medicines for lowering cholesterol and blood pressure can significantly increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, the study concludes. This factor should be considered in the future when weighing the benefits and risks of prescriptions. The current Ohio State University study found that statins prescribed to lower cholesterol levels increase the risk …

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Herpes infection: Three-year-old almost blinds after kiss of relatives

It is a typical everyday situation: The aunt comes to visit and presses the nephew a big smack in the face. However, this affectionate gesture was fatal to three-year-old Baylie-Gray from Britain in 2017. He fell ill with a herpes infection and almost blinded. His mother Hayley now wants to warn all parents of the serious consequences of such a …

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Baby could hardly eat and drink after herpes infection

Mother warns of kissing her daughter after herpes infection A ten-month-old girl from Great Britain could barely eat and drink after a herpes infection. The little ones' pains were so great that their mother used an injection to give the baby water. Infected, the girl probably has a kiss. Ten-month-old baby infected with herpes The little Lily Taylor from Sunderland …

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Does vitamin D reduce cancer risk? That's behind the claim

Does vitamin D reduce cancer risk? Vitamin D * is expected to lower the overall risk of cancer, says Michigan State University and the Hurley Medical Center. The probability of developing cancer is supposed to be reduced by 13 percent by increasing the vitamin D level . About 80,000 volunteers participated in the study. Unlike other vitamins, the body can …

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Does vitamin D reduce cancer risk? Study with surprising result

Vitamin D reduces cancer risk: According to a study by Michigan State University and the Hurley Medical Center, vitamin D * should lower the overall risk of cancer. The probability of developing cancer is supposed to be reduced by 13 percent by increasing the vitamin D level . About 80,000 volunteers participated in the study. Unlike other vitamins, the body …

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Lose weight while strengthening your health

Weight Loss: Japanese Water Therapy Helps Lose Weight Japanese water therapy is a method used to combat various health problems. In addition, this diet helps in weight loss. We explain how it works. Weight Loss and Improve Health Water is essential to life. Nutrition experts are advised to take at least 1.5 liters of fluid daily. In heat or heavy …

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