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L'immunothérapie pour combattre le VIH

Les traitements d'immunothérapie habituellement utilisés contre le cancer permettent de diminuer la quantité de cellules infectées par le VIH/sida chez les personnes sous trithérapie, montrent des travaux réalisés au Centre de recherche du Centre ... Read more

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Vulnerable baby potentially exposed to measles at hospital, mom aims fury at ...

'My husband and I are completely on edge keeping our eye out for symptoms,' says mom of year-old boy. Yvette Brend · CBC News · Posted: Feb 18, 2019 6:34 PM PT | Last Updated: February 19. Stefania Seccia says she took her almost one-year-old son, ... Read more

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Scientists discover trigger that turns strep infections into devastating disease

Discovery may also help scientists develop childbed fever vaccine. Houston Methodist infectious disease scientists have discovered a previously unknown trigger that turns a relatively run-of-the-mill infection into a devastatingly ravenous, flesh ... Read more

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Province encouraging STI testing amid recent spike

Next time you swipe right, you may want to get tested for sexually transmitted infections (STI). The province is concerned about the rising rates of STIs including chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis, while encouraging the public to get checked when they ... Read more

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Recombinant zoster vaccine offers better value, protection against shingles

Vaccination with the recombinant zoster vaccine demonstrated higher cost-effectiveness and prevention of herpes zoster, compared with live zoster vaccine and no vaccination, according to research published in Annals of Internal Medicine. “A new herpes ... Read more

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Percée dans la quête d'un vaccin contre tous les virus de la grippe

Trouvera-t-on un jour un vaccin universel contre tous les virus de la grippe? Des chercheurs australiens ont assuré lundi avoir identifié des cellules immunitaires qui pourraient permettre d'y parvenir à terme, même si le chemin semble encore long ... Read more

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Scientist who warned early about climate change, popularized term 'global ...

NEW YORK (AP) — A scientist who raised early alarms about climate change and popularized the term "global warming" has died. Wallace Smith Broecker was 87. The longtime Columbia University professor and researcher died Monday at a New York City ... Read more

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Being depressed may speed up how quickly your brain ages, say researchers

Depression has been linked to various different conditions in the past such as dementia, arthritis, and acne. The effects of depression such as erratic sleeping habits, loss of appetite, and constant fatigue can take their toll on the brain, so much so ... Read more

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Genucel, the Anti-Aging Skin Care Products

Manufactured by Chamonix Company, Genucel is a line of scientifically tested anti-aging skin care products based on the firm's plant stem cell technology. These products also include other essential ingredients which make them perfect for your skin. Read more

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TDAH: Le PQ veut une commission parlementaire pour freiner la surmédication

QUÉBEC — Les médecins prescrivent trop facilement des médicaments aux enfants agités éprouvant des problèmes d'attention et il est temps que les parlementaires s'en mêlent, selon l'opposition péquiste. Une commission parlementaire devrait se ... Read more

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Santé Canada déconseille les produits contre le rhume avec opioïdes

Santé Canada déconseille aux enfants et aux adolescents de moins de 18 ans d'utiliser des produits contre la toux et contre le rhume qui contiennent des opioïdes. Une revue de la sécurité réalisée par l'agence fédérale a conclu qu'il n'existe que des ... Read more

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Overcoming the odds: Newfoundland child Jackson Brogan suffered a stroke just ...

At first-glance, Jackson Brogan, a Grade 1 student at Octagon Elementary school in Paradise looks just like every other elementary school child. But his story is a lot more complicated than that of most Grade 1 students. Read more

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Cancer : 25% des patients obtiennent une réponse prolongée à l'immunothérapie

L'immunothérapie est une approche qui a bouleversé la prise en charge des cancers. Elle consiste à stimuler les défenses immunitaires du patient afin que son corps lutte plus efficacement contre la maladie. Et dans le domaine du cancer, il semble que ... Read more

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Global Circulating Tumor Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Market Trends 2019 ...

Global Circulating Tumor Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025 includes historic data along with forecast data. The report is helpful for future strategy development, and to explore more about Market Drivers, Restraints ... Read more

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Gene behind preference for menthol cigarettes identified

HOUSTON: Scientists have identified a gene that increases a smoker's preference for cigarettes containing menthol, a flavour additive that provides a minty taste and a cooling or soothing sensation. According to researchers, including those from ... Read more

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Cannabis to be used as treatment for dementia symptoms in new UK trial

Scientist hypothesize that Sativex, a cannabinoid-containing mouth spray that tastes like mint, may be helpful in the reduction of symptoms such as aggression, agitation and paranoia. By Emma Spears. February 18, 2019. 0 Comments. Sort by. Oldest. Read more

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NWT scientist's research could help protect against chemotherapy side-effects

A health scientist who grew up in the Northwest Territories says his research team has made a breakthrough in protecting the heart against the potentially damaging side-effects of chemotherapy. Dr. Gopinath Sutendra said a discovery by his research ... Read more

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Recovery CNT Shares Insight About Opioid Withdrawal and Transitioning to a ...

NEW YORK - February 18, 2019 - (Newswire.com). The subject above is also termed opiate withdrawal, which refers to the withdrawal from opiates – a journey to a life of freedom from opiate dependence. The truth, however, is that this journey is not a ... Read more

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Thanks to India and China, The World Is Getting Greener

New NASA data shows that the world is getting greener thanks to China, and to a lesser extent India, planting trees. The research appears this month in the journal “Nature Sustainability“. Data from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer, ... Read more

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Using anti-cancer immunotherapy to fight HIV

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA, February 18, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Researchers at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) have shown that immunotherapy treatments against cancer could reduce the amount of virus that ... Read more

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Kiev reports first measles death as cases soar

KIEV (AFP) - Ukraine's capital has seen its first death from measles in a major outbreak, the health ministry said on Monday (Feb 18). A 57-year-old woman died in hospital of complications from the highly infectious illness, health ministry spokeswoman ... Read more

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Depression was recognized as a factor that accelerates aging

The relationship revealed by the American scientists. Scientists at Yale University (USA) found that depression may significantly speed up the deterioration of cognitive functions. This aspect affects the aging brain and contributes to the development ... Read more

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Opioids could be lurking in your child's cough medicine, Health Canada warns

WATCH ABOVE: According to a respirologist, suppressing a cough with cough syrup could be harmful in some cases. X. - A A +. Listen · Health Canada is warning parents not to give young children and adolescents cough and cold medicine containing ... Read more

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Is mammography test to spot breast cancer necessary at all?

New Delhi: A woman under 40, with no known breast cancer risk or visible symptoms of the deadly disease, need not take regular mammography tests, say health experts. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ... Read more

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2019 Global Erectile Dysfunction Market API Manufacturers|Marketed and Phase ...

Erectile Dysfunction Market Report 2019 provides a complete understanding of the pipeline activities covering all clinical, pre-clinical and discovery stage products. It provides pipeline product profiles which include product description ... Read more

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Testicular Pain and Swelling Can Be Initial Sign of ANCA-associated Vasculitis ...

Pain and swelling in the testes, in rare cases, may be the first symptoms of ANCA-associated vasculitis, even among patients without other symptoms associated with this disease, researchers reported, noting that testicular vasculitis is often misdiagnosed. Read more

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Le tabagisme diminue la survie au mélanome

Les scientifiques estiment que les patients atteints d'un mélanome - et surtout d'un mélanome malin, la forme la plus dangereuse de cancer de la peau - devraient donc tout mettre en oeuvre pour cesser de fumer. Les chercheurs ont constaté que les ... Read more