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Last month marked a year since my husband and I found out we were having a baby. We had decided to start trying for a baby before our wedding. 2.238 palabras más

How Toxoplasmosis, a lifelong infection alters common brain disorders?

Toxoplasmosis infection

One third of humans on earth have a lifelong infection with the brain-dwelling parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Almost 15 million people have congenital toxoplasmosis, a neurobehavioral disease is associated with seropositivity, causality is unproven. 417 palabras más

Systems analysis points to links between Toxoplasma infection and common brain diseases

More than 2 billion people – nearly one out of every three humans on earth, including about 60 million people in the United States – have a lifelong infection with the brain-dwelling parasite… 1.140 palabras más

At The Bench

UChicago researcher receives Fulbright award to study toxoplasmosis in Morocco

Kamal El Bissati, PhD, a faculty member in the department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Chicago, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. 291 palabras más

Biological Sciences

One Dose of Antibiotic for Lyme Disease in Rhode Island

**Please view my comment at end of article** by Lynn Arditi  July 29, 2017  Channel 12 WPRI Eyewitness News video

SOUTH KINGSTOWN — A family-owned pharmacy in this seaside town recently began dispensing antibiotics to people without prescriptions to reduce the risk of developing Lyme disease. 2.510 palabras más


Toxoplasma, Entamoeba histolytica, Amoebic meningoencephalitis & keratitis


Relevant manifestations to consider further:

  • congenital – diagnosis – excellent recent guide 
  • reactivation in an immunocompromised (deficient cell-mediated immunity ) patient  such as someone with advanced HIV – then cerebral abscess (may be multiple), retinitis or pneumonitis (similar picture to pneumocystis) occur – …
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Module - Parasitology

Introducing Kitty to Baby

By Sandie Lee

Cats are creatures of habit, so it can be very upsetting when a new schedule-changer (aka, Baby) turns its world upside down. But there are ways to soften the emotional turmoil and prepare your cat for the new family member. 806 palabras más