Pancreatic cancer can be treated in 14 days by injecting PJ34 molecule

Pancreatic cancer can be treated in 14 days by injecting PJ34 molecule

Tel Aviv University develops a new treatment to eradicate the number of pancreatic cancer cells by injecting a PJ34 molecule for two weeks daily. This treatment approximately destroys pancreatic cancer cells up to 90%. Pancreatic cancers are treated depending on stages and how long it has spread into the patient’s body. Health research survey says that people who have pancreatic cancer cannot live for more than five years. The fourth leading cause of cancer death is pancreatic cancer. So it must be cured with the most effective treatment. The current…

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School shuts down: Pupils are sick due to Norovirus outbreak

School shuts down: Pupils are sick due to Norovirus outbreak

A school of Northern Ireland was shut down for the whole week due to the Norovirus outbreak, which results in attendance downfall. Many schools across Northern Ireland had to close for deep cleans following norovirus outbreaks that have affected hundreds. On Wednesday, the board of trustees confirmed they had decided for four school closures. But many schools stated that higher numbers of students had been affected. Principal Matthew Pitts said that in our school out of around 1600 students, almost 50% were sick. The majority of schools have been facing…

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CDC Discovers New Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs To Be More Deadly than Expected

CDC Discovers New Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs To Be More Deadly than Expected

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recognized two new superbugs, which can defy the effect of antibiotic drugs. It has infected 2.8 million people and caused 35000 deaths each year. The agency has found a diagnosis every 11 seconds and a death every 15 minutes on average due to the bugs. The CDC has said that there has been a twofold increase in the number of deaths due to drug-resistant infection as compared to the agency’s 2013 report. CDC director Robert Redfield said that the situation with…

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Authorities Approve Cannabis-Based Drugs For The First Time

Authorities Approve Cannabis-Based Drugs For The First Time

The National Health Service has approved two cannabis-based drugs to be used in Epilepsy and muscle spasms. Epidyloxe has been recommended for Lennox Gastaut and Dravet Syndromes, which are rare types of epilepsy. While Spray based Sativex has been approved for muscle spasms in multiple sclerosis. Both the medicines have been derived from the cannabis plant. The drugs follow the guidelines of the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence as well. Both medicines have been developed in the UK. Many activists have welcomed the move. However, some campaigners who…

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After Visiting North Carolina Water Park, the Person Suffered from Brain-Eating Amoeba

After Visiting North Carolina Water Park, the Person Suffered from Brain-Eating Amoeba

After visiting Fantasy Lake Water Park in North Carolina, a man named Eddie Gray was killed by an amoeba called Naegleria fowleri. Few days after visiting Fantasy Lake water park in Cumberland County, North Carolina, the victim died due to Naegleria fowleri infection. According to The State Department of Health and Human Resources, the man got infected by the amoeba naturally present in freshwater during the summer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention checked and confirmed that the infection was caused by a single-celled organism called Naegleria fowleri, also…

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DRC Will Deploy Second Ebola Vaccine in Mid-October, WHO Announces

DRC Will Deploy Second Ebola Vaccine in Mid-October, WHO Announces

As per the latest announcement of the WHO, the DRC will use the second vaccine, manufactured by Johnson & Johnson. Officials aim to deploy an experimental Ebola vaccine to cure threatened populations in the sectors that do not have active transmission of Ebola. The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has a year-long struggle with the virus. Thus the vaccine might assist the country to carb the highly contagious disease. Currently, the DRC is using Merck-manufactured rVSV-ZEBOV-GP to safeguard people at high risk of contracting Ebola. Also, doctors are offering the…

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