Covid-19 or dengue: How to identify from symptoms?

Covid-19 or dengue: How to identify from symptoms?

As dengue cases are rising across the national capital, many people with the viral infection are showing symptoms that are similar to COVID-19. This is causing great confusion in patients as well as among doctors about the exact diagnosis. With the onset of monsoon, cases of vector-borne disease are increasing phenomenally. The mosquito which is … Read more

Vegetarians are twice as likely to be depressed: study

Vegetarians are twice as likely to be depressed: study

Could a burger a day keep the depression away? A new study published by the Journal of Affective Disorders found that beef was the only food linked to a lower risk of depression. Researchers wanted to look into the association between vegetarianism and depression among adults. They asked 14,216 people in Brazil between the ages … Read more

Eating lots of red meat or ice cream can make it gloopy and harder to maintain an erection or orgasm

Eating lots of red meat or ice cream can make it gloopy and harder to maintain an erection or orgasm

If you struggle to get it up, blame your blood. Dr Florence Comite, an endocrinologist from Brooklyn, New York, says the flow, consistency and content of someone’s blood plays a crucial role in their sex life. Having too much sugar, cholesterol and iron in the bloodstream can narrow vessels, making it harder for blood to … Read more

CDC Says We Probably Can’t Get Rid of Monkeypox Now

CDC Says We Probably Can’t Get Rid of Monkeypox Now

Image: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers some good and bad news about the country’s ongoing monkeypox outbreak. New cases are slowing down, likely thanks to a combination of vaccination and education efforts. But it’s also likely that the virus won’t be eradicated here and will … Read more

Worst bird flu outbreak in UK history – Sky News

Worst bird flu outbreak in UK history – Sky News

Worst bird flu outbreak in UK history  Sky News Bird flu: Norfolk County Council’s plea over ‘unprecedented’ cases  BBC Avian Flu threatens UK Christmas stock  Sky News Australia Worst bird flu outbreak in UK history could put Christmas turkeys at risk  Sky News Norfolk County Council concerned about bird flue outbreak  Eastern Daily Press View Full Coverage on Google News

Groundbreaking Method “Starves” Highly-Lethal Cancer Tumors of Energy, Eradicating Them

Groundbreaking Method “Starves” Highly-Lethal Cancer Tumors of Energy, Eradicating Them

According to the researchers, the results provide an encouraging foundation for developing effective glioblastoma treatments.  New breakthrough in treating glioblastoma, a currently incurable type of cancer.  Ground-breaking research at Tel Aviv University successfully eradicated glioblastoma, a deadly form of brain cancer. The researchers achieved the result by developing a strategy based on their finding of … Read more

A New Explanation for Consciousness

A New Explanation for Consciousness

Summary: A new theory of consciousness suggests decisions are made unconsciously, then about half a second later, they become conscious. Source: Boston University Consciousness is your awareness of yourself and the world around you. This awareness is subjective and unique to you. A Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine researcher has developed a … Read more