News tagged with breeding ground
(AP)—Jamaica is stepping up mosquito eradication across the island and urging school children to stamp out breeding grounds to combat an epidemic of dengue fever, the Caribbean country's health minister said Thursday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The US state of Texas is battling an outbreak of the West Nile virus, with 17 deaths being blamed on the mosquito-borne disease, authorities said Wednesday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 15, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The conflict in Mali could turn a cholera outbreak that has already killed 60 people in the Sahel this year into a serious regional epidemic, the UN children's agency said Tuesday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Hospitals in large cities act as breeding grounds for the superbug MRSA prior to it spreading to smaller hospitals, a study suggests.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes May 14, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 3 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Will a fresh glass of "raw" milk nourish or poison you? Pasteurization almost always provides protection from contamination. Unpasteurized "raw" milk, on the other hand, provides a potential ...
Health Nov 09, 2011 | 1 / 5 (1) | 1 |
Toxoplasma gondii parasites can invade your bloodstream, break into your brain and prompt behavioral changes from recklessness to neuroticism. These highly contagious protozoa infect more than half the wo ...
Medical research Sep 20, 2011 | 5 / 5 (8) | 2 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Computer games which help young people with cystic fibrosis cope better with treatment, and improve monitoring of their condition, are being developed by the University of Derby.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 0