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Article ID: 688974

New Research Suggests Your Immune System Can Protect Against MRSA Infections

Johns Hopkins Medicine

After years of investigation, researchers at Johns Hopkins, the University of California, Davis, and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases have discovered how the immune system might protect a person from recurrent bacterial skin infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus (staph).

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Article ID: 688856

Family Impact of Congenital Zika Syndrome Likely to Last a Lifetime

RTI International

The impact of congenital Zika syndrome on families will be substantial and will last a lifetime, given its severity and uncertainty about long-term outcomes for infants.

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1-Feb-2018 4:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 688825

Phone-Delivered Therapy Reduces Depression in People Living with HIV

University of Georgia

Interpersonal psychotherapy is a common, in-person treatment for depression, but new research from the University of Georgia found that this type of one-on-one therapy can be successfully delivered over the telephone.

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Article ID: 688778

Study Shows Evidence of Severe and Lingering Symptoms in Some after Treatment for Lyme Disease

Johns Hopkins Medicine

In a study of 61 people treated for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, Johns Hopkins researchers conclude that fatigue, pain, insomnia and depression do indeed persist over long periods of time for some people, despite largely normal physical exams and clinical laboratory testing.

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1-Feb-2018 10:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 688764

Dr. Julia Piwoz’s Top Ten Tips for Kids (and their parents) with the Flu

Hackensack Meridian Health

Julia A. Piwoz, M.D., FAAP, chief, Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center has created a list of Top Ten Tips for Kids (and their parents) on how to deal with the challenges of the flu.

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Article ID: 688759

Chlorinated Lipids Predict Lung Injury and Death in Sepsis Patients

Saint Louis University Medical Center

Researchers studied blood samples taken from patients diagnosed with sepsis and found that elevated chlorinated lipids predicted whether a patient would go on to suffer acute respiratory distress symptom (ARDS) and die within 30 days from a lung injury.

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Article ID: 688609

Like Zika, West Nile Virus Causes Fetal Brain Damage, Death in Mice

Washington University in St. Louis

Two viruses closely related to Zika – West Nile and Powassan – can spread from an infected pregnant mouse to her fetuses, causing brain damage and fetal death, according to a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The findings suggest that Zika may not be unique in its ability to cause miscarriages and birth defects.

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Article ID: 688745

ID’ing Features of Flu Virus Genome May Help Target Surveillance for Pandemic Flu

Washington University in St. Louis

A pandemic flu outbreak could kill millions. Now, researchers have found features of the virus's genome that influence how well it multiplies. The findings could help target pandemic flu surveillance efforts to make it easier to find the next outbreak before it spreads widely.

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Article ID: 688699

For Children with Respiratory Infections, Antibiotics with Narrower Targets Are Better

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

A study of 30,000 children with earaches, strep throat and other common infections found that narrow-spectrum antibiotics had fewer adverse effects than broad-spectrum antibiotics. A more selective approach is better, said researchers.

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Article ID: 688661

The Past and Present of HIV: Three Decades of Care at UAB's 1917 Clinic

University of Alabama at Birmingham

The University of Alabama at Birmingham's 1917 Clinic celebrates 30 years of treatment for those living with HIV. In it's first year, the clinic saw just 100 people but three decades later, the clinic has served more than 12,000 patients. The need for care has enabled the 1917 Clinic to be the largest HIV medical provider in the state, as well as a national leader in care.

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