New vaccine developed for preventing 'uncommon cold' virus
... FAIRFAX, Va. Common colds typically cause a week of sneezing, aches
and pains and then fade away leaving only a sore nose and a few used sick days behind. But what if that cold turned out to be something more?
Ante-partum bed rest moms get active in Case Western Reserve University study
...t cervix or placental abruption.
According to Maloni, many women leave the hospital and cannot understand why they suffer back problems and muscle aches
and are fatigued while other new mothers seem to bounce back after giving birth.
Maloni said she would like bed-rest moms to understand that what th...
Geisinger study: Inflammatory disease causes blindness
...lso found that patients with giant cells are three times more likely to experience Polymyalgia rheumatica, an inflammatory disorder that causes muscle aches
and stiffness primarily in the arms, thighs and neck.
"We need to learn more about how these giant cells work so we can limit the effects of this d...
Researchers discover surprising drug that blocks malaria
...-borne illness, malaria is transmitted by infected mosquitoes. The symptoms include high fevers and flu-like symptoms such as chills, headache, muscle aches
and fatigue. The disease kills an estimated 2 million people a year, mostly African children under five. It also poses a risk to travelers. An estimat...
Infectious disease expert warns of spread of Rocky Mountain spotted fever
...en hard to diagnose unless you are looking out for it," he adds.
The first signs of Rocky Mountain spotted fever, the scientist says, are body-wide aches
and pains accompanied by headache and a sudden high fever, sometimes as high as 105 degrees Fahrenheit (or 40.5 degrees Celsius). Symptoms may also in...
Scientists reveal how disease bacterium survives inside immune system cell
...d human granulocytic ehrlichiosis -- is prevalent in Minnesota and along the East Coast. HGA typically causes mild symptoms that include fever, muscle aches
and nausea. Some 362 U.S. cases were reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2003.
HGA is considered an emerging infectious d...
While on trail of dioxin, scientists pinpoint cancer target of green tea
...s so has been difficult to pinpoint.
The latest results make more feasible the idea of harnessing green tea's protective power. Just as people with aches
and pains no longer have to chew on willow bark to receive the benefits of the substance salicin ?they simply take an aspirin –the current research op...