Hepatitis

Hepatitis A outbreaks nearly 300% higher in recent years

2 days ago   |   Healio

Reports of hepatitis A infections increased by nearly 300% in the U.S. between 2016 and 2018 compared with 2013 to 2015, primarily due to outbreaks associated with contaminated...
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Mixed picture for foodborne illnesses in Scotland

3 days ago   |   Food Safety

Shigella and norovirus increased but Listeria, Hepatitis A and E declined last year, according to gastrointestinal surveillance reports published by Health Protection Scotland...
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Pennsylvania declares a statewide hepatitis A outbreak as US sees 300% increase across the nation

Pennsylvania declares a statewide hepatitis A outbreak as US sees 300% increase across the nation

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Since January 2018, there have been 171 cases of hepatitis A reported in 36 counties in Pennsylvania. This year alone, there have been more than 60 cases confirmed of the liver...
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UPDATE: Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumble on as incidences rise to ten

UPDATE: Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumble on as incidences rise to ten

4 days ago   |   NutraIngredients-USA   |   2 articles

Italyâs National Institute of Health reports a further six new hepatitis incidences linked to the consumption of turmeric-based food supplements bringing the total to ten cases.
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Widespread HCV testing and treatment strategy in U.S. prisons improves outcomes

4 days ago   |   News Medical

At current drug prices, testing all persons entering prison for Hepatitis C, treating those who have at least 12 months remaining in their sentence, and linking individuals...
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Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumble on as incidences rise to nine

Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumble on as incidences rise to nine

4 days ago   |   NutraIngredients-USA   |   2 articles

Italyâs National Institute of Health reports a further five new hepatitis incidences linked to the consumption of turmeric-based food supplements bringing the total to nine cases.
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Video Exclusives: Hepatitis updates from experts at ILC 2019

4 days ago   |   Healio

In these exclusive videos from the International Liver Congress 2019, hepatology experts and liver disease advocates provide updates on the global efforts for hepatitis...
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Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumbles on as incidences rise to nine

Hepatitis cases linked to turmeric supplements rumbles on as incidences rise to nine

5 days ago   |   NutraIngredients-USA

Italyâs National Institute of Health reports a further five new hepatitis incidences linked to the consumption of turmeric-based food supplements bringing the total to nine cases.
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Publisher's Platform: The Hepatitis A broken record - Restaurant workers should be vaccinated

Publisher's Platform: The Hepatitis A broken record - Restaurant workers should be vaccinated

7 days ago   |   Food Safety

Opinion Editor's note: May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and today is Hepatitis Testing Day. For more information,
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Dicerna doses first patient in trial of RNA inhibitor for chronic HBV

9 days ago   |   Healio

Dicerna dosed the first patient in a phase 1 clinical trial for DCR-HBVS, an investigational GalXCTM-based therapy for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B, according to a...
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Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Women who are undergoing fertility treatment should see their doctor/physician urgently if they have heart failure symptoms, says study. Read more ...

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual reality technology may help identify early stages of Alzheimer's disease accurately than the standard cognitive tests which are currently in use, finds a new study. Read more ...

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Drug adherence is decreased among children with type 1 diabetes during school holidays and on weekends, finds a new study. Read more ...

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

One benefit of exercise is that it lowers the risk of type 2 diabetes. One way it does this is by helping with weight control and by reducing the risk of obesity, a major risk... Read more ...

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

What is your favorite time to work out? Do you rise, shine, and lace up your exercise shoes or do you save your workouts for the end of the day? Both approaches have benefits... Read more ...

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

Could your biceps use more definition? Have you stopped seeing changes despite working your biceps regularly? To get your “guns” more defined, you need to hypertrophy the... Read more ...

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Hopefully, you do a structured workout most days of the week. If not, what are you waiting for? Exercise is the best free medicine, and you don't have to join a gym to get the... Read more ...

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Exercise not only burns calories; It affects the release of hormones, chemical messengers that directly influence many important functions in the body. Some of these hormones... Read more ...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the Risk?

Did you know colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death? You might think colon cancer is an issue primarily later in life, but rates of new colon malignancy are... Read more ...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save themselves from being exposed and destroyed

Just four days ago, President Trump ordered the declassification of “bucket five” documents which will show how Obama's FBI and DOJ actively conspired to commit treason against... Read more ...