Chickenpox and Shingles

Chickenpox and shingles – including symptoms, treatment and prevention Chickenpox (varicella) is a viral infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus. Shingles (herpes zoster infection) is caused by re-activation of the chicken-pox virus. How chickenpox and shingles are spread Chickenpox is spread when an infected person talks, breathes, coughs or sneezes …

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Polio Eradication Initiative

Pakistan is one of only 2 remaining countries in the world with ongoing wild poliovirus transmission, along with Afghanistan. WHO, with UNICEF and other key partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, supports the Government of Pakistan in polio eradication efforts to ensure that Pakistan achieves polio-free status. Pakistan has …

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Many Cancer Therapies Suppress T Cell Immune Responses

Sugar seems to have developed a reputation as the big bad wolf in relation to health. We have reported on numerous studies associating sugar intake with increased aging, cardiovascular disease, obesity and even cancer. Such research has led to many health experts around the globe calling for reductions in recommended …

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How Cells Are Wired to Survive Radiation Therapy

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Chemists Develop an Ultra-sensitive Test for Cancers

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Treatment for Chronic Lymphatic Leukaemia to Replace Chemo

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High Cholesterol is a Very Common Condition

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Treatment Lessens Cerebral Damage Following Cardiac Arrest

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Ultrasound Creates Better Picture of Cardiovascular Health

Sugar seems to have developed a reputation as the big bad wolf in relation to health. We have reported on numerous studies associating sugar intake with increased aging, cardiovascular disease, obesity and even cancer. Such research has led to many health experts around the globe calling for reductions in recommended …

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