Category : Video

5thebola

5th American with Ebola Returning from Liberia

An American photojournalist who contracted Ebola while working in Liberia is expected to arrive Monday in Nebraska where he will be treated for the virus that has ravaged West Africa.

0 Comments / 1 View / October 6, 2014

ebolaspread

How Ebola is Spread

 

0 Comments / 30 View / October 6, 2014

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Does Enterovirus Cause Paralysis

Two reports issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention center on enterovirus-D68, which appears to be causing more infections than usual of late, and a potential link with a rare type of muscle weakness. That link is hard…

0 Comments / 4 View / October 4, 2014

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NBC camerman tests positive for Ebola

Elizabeth Cohen and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss details surrounding news that an NBC cameraman has tested positive for Ebola

0 Comments / 88 View / October 3, 2014

dallasebola

Second person being monitored for Ebola

Health officials are closely monitoring a possible second Ebola patient who had close contact with the first person to be diagnosed in the U.S., the director of Dallas County’s health department said Wednesday.

0 Comments / 21 View / October 2, 2014

glucose

How Exercise Affected Type 2 Diabetes Risk

A research team at the University of Arizona in Tucson recently studied how exercise affected type 2 diabetes risk in different groups.

1 Comment / 13 View / October 2, 2014

ebola

CDC press conference on Dallas Ebola case

A Dallas patient has tested positive for Ebola, the first case ever diagnosed in the United States.

0 Comments / 23 View / October 1, 2014

Flushots

Clinical Trials Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot

Clinical Trials: Despite all the awareness about flu prevention, pregnant women aren’t heeding the call. “We recommend that all pregnant women get vaccinated against the flu. Traditionally we haven’t been very good at giving it to pregnant women,” says Dr….

0 Comments / 11 View / September 30, 2014

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Increase of Vitamin K deficiencies reported

Some parents are refusing standard vitamin K injections for their infants, and while doctors said they aren’t sure why parents are skipping it, they’re worried about it.

0 Comments / 12 View / September 29, 2014

Belgian

Success in blocking tumour metastasis

A research paper by Belgian scientists at the Université Catholique de Louvain claims to have found a way to inhibit the metastasis of carcinogenic tumours in mice, which as Joel Flynn reports, could potentially open a new avenue of treatment…

0 Comments / 13 View / September 24, 2014