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Medical News Today: Sleep-related infant deaths: sofa sleeping 'particularly dangerous'

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 07:00
A new AAP study suggests that sofa sleeping for infants is a risk factor for sleep-related infant deaths, and researchers caution that caregivers should be aware of the dangers.

Medical News Today: Second US Ebola patient tests positive

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 02:00
A health worker who cared for a man who returned to the US infected with Ebola has tested positive for the deadly virus - making this the first case to develop inside the country.

Medical News Today: Could honeysuckle tea be used to combat flu viruses?

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:00
Researchers have found that a molecule within honeysuckle - a plant that has been used for a century in traditional Chinese medicine - directly targets influenza A viruses.

Medical News Today: Fecal capsules resolve Clostridium difficile infection in 90% of patients

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:00
Researchers have discovered that treating patients with frozen encapsulated fecal matter can resolve diarrhea in 90% of patients with Clostridium difficile infection.

Medical News Today: Scientists watch proteins move on surface of HIV virus in real-time

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:00
For the first time, researchers have been able to watch the movements of proteins on the surface of the HIV virus. The discovery may lead to new HIV prevention strategies.

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