Patient diagnosed with monkeypox on return to UK from Nigeria, health officials confirm  – Live News

Patient diagnosed with monkeypox on return to UK from Nigeria, health officials confirm – Live News

A PERSON in the UK has been diagnosed with the rare viral infection monkeypox, Public Health England (PHE) has said  The patient, who was staying in the South West of England, is believed to have contracted the infection while visiting Nigeria  They have been transferred to the specialist high consequence infectious disease centre at Guy’s…

Meconium Aspiration Syndrome / Syndrome d’aspiration méconiale

Meconium Aspiration Syndrome / Syndrome d’aspiration méconiale

CIHR My name is Bill Fraser; I am an obstetrician/gynaecologist and clinical epidemiologist at the University of Montreal. Dr. Fraser studies Meconium Aspiration Syndrome, a condition in which a fetus inhales amniotic fluid stained with stool during delivery. The baby takes its first breath moments after delivery and if the airways are filled with meconium-stained…

Lettuce from California’s Salinas harvesting region may carry E. Coli infection, CDC warns

Lettuce from California’s Salinas harvesting region may carry E. Coli infection, CDC warns

Forty cases of E. Coli infection have been reported across the U.S. since September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday in a warning to consumers to steer clear of lettuce grown in Salinas, Calif  The outbreak has reached 16 states and led to 28 hospitalizations, according to the CDC’s pre-Thanksgiving warning Health…

A Cure In Sight

A Cure In Sight

– [Tina] I bet I was about 8 years old when I started asking my mother questions. You know, it was evident that she didn’t see the same way that we did. We just would see things for her. Like she would ask us, “What does this recipe card say?” Or, “How much is this?”…

WTF Is Exploding Head Syndrome?

WTF Is Exploding Head Syndrome?

This episode of DNews is brought to you by Harry’s. Have you ever been asleep and been jolted awake by a SUPER loud sound? Science says that sound only exists in your head!! *mind blown* Oh,wait… actually that might be considered insensitive. Exploding head syndrome sounds like someone is going to have a lot of…