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Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States; Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection

Don’t let those puppy eyes fool you. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday that it is launching an investigation on a multistate outbreak involving bacteria traced from puppies sold by national pet store chain Petland. Puppies from Petland were linked to 39 cases of Campylobacteriosis in seven states. Infections caused by Campylobacter, a bacteria that commonly ...

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Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States; Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection

Don’t let those puppy eyes fool you. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday that it is launching an investigation on a multistate outbreak involving bacteria traced from puppies sold by national pet store chain Petland. Puppies from Petland were linked to 39 cases of Campylobacteriosis in seven states. Infections caused by Campylobacter, a bacteria that commonly ...

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Animal Testing Suggests Anti-Heroin Vaccine Could Prevent Addicts From Relapsing

A groundbreaking anti-heroin vaccine could help recovering heroin addicts stay clean. Scientists have developed an anti-heroin vaccine capable of blocking the drug from reaching the brain. Scientists believe that the anti-heroin vaccine would help eliminate the urge to take drugs in recovering addicts and thus prevent people in recovery from relapsing. The anti-heroin vaccine, which has been tested in four ...

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Wonder Bacteria From Pets Prevent Allergies, Obesity

Corroborating a widely held belief, a new study claims immunity improvement in toddlers living with fur buddies. Allergies apart, the research also shows a pet can lower risk of childhood obesity. The study from University of Alberta built on data from Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development study shows that a pet at home can lower allergies risk and obesity under ...

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Mediterranean Diet May Prevent Type Of Breast Cancer According To New Study

The Mediterranean diet may lower risk of certain forms of breast cancer found in postmenopausal women according to a 20-year study published by the International Journal of Cancer. Mediterranean diet rich in Omege-3 Foods [Image by Autumnhoverter/Thinkstock] Through analyzing decades of data compiled, researchers discovered a stunning link between the Mediterranean diet—consisting mostly of lean meats, olive oil, vegetables, and ...

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Botched Cosmetic Surgery Left Carol Bryan’s Face Disfigured, Now She Wants To Prevent It From Happening To Others

What was supposed to be a series of wrinkle correction procedures ended up becoming a life-altering nightmare for a Florida woman. Carol Bryan decided to get dermal injections back in 2009 in the hope that the procedure would make her look a bit younger and take a few years off her face. However, what happened after she underwent the procedure ...

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Newly Developed Ebola Vaccine Gives 100 Percent Protection From The Deadly Virus, Will Prevent Future Ebola Outbreaks

A newly developed, Ebola vaccine could bring relief to millions of people threatened by the deadly disease. Ever since the first cases of the deadly Ebola virus disease (EVD) was first detected back in 1976, there was a constant effort by drug companies and governments across the globe to develop an effective Ebola vaccine. However, until the West-African Ebola virus ...

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21 Science-Backed Ways To Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Over 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, and the number is rising. The good news is that genetics play only a small part in determining whether you’ll develop the disease, and there are many ways you can protect your brain. According to the Alzheimer’s Research & Prevention Foundation (ARPF), someone develops Alzheimer’s disease every 68 seconds, and the debilitating disease ...

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Cellphones Prevent Sleep: Say Night Night To The Blue Light

Cellphones prevent sleep, which may explain your child’s fatigue during the day. Cellphones, tablets, e-readers, laptops and televisions are all guilty culprits in robbing their evening users of quality sleep time. The Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics recently published findings from a collection of sleep studies that were conducted on children and teens to determine the effects of ...

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First Baby With Three Biological Parents Born Thanks To Banned DNA Technique Used To Prevent Leigh Syndrome

The first baby with DNA from three donors has been born in New York thanks to a controversial technique that has been banned in America. According to the New York Times, scientists and parents traveled to Mexico to complete the DNA work, which could not be done in America. The baby, born to a couple from Jordan, has been called ...

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