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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

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http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20170729/fighting-lyme-disease-in-ri-dose-of-antibiotic-without-prescription by Lynn Arditi  July 29, 2017

http://wpri.com/2017/08/01/expert-pharmacy-helps-combat-lyme-disease-doctors-not-required/  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

Lyme

Toxoplasma, Entamoeba histolytica, Amoebic meningoencephalitis & keratitis

Toxoplasmosis 

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

Cats