Friday, June 5, 2020
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Female Gulf War combat veterans have persistent symptoms more than 25...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (May 25, 2020) - More than a quarter century after the Gulf War, female veterans who saw combat have nearly...

Fatal Lyme carditis in a 37-year-old man shows need for awareness...

Lyme disease can have unusual presentations. Physicians and the public should be aware of its different manifestations, as people spend more time outside in...

Does MRI have an environmental impact?

Tokyo, Japan - Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have surveyed the amount of gadolinium found in river water in Tokyo. Gadolinium is...

Wind turbine noise affects dream sleep and perceived sleep restoration

Wind turbine noise (WTN) influences people's perception of the restorative effects of sleep, and also has a small but significant effect on...

‘Sushi parasites’ have increased 283-fold in past 40 years

The next time you eat sashimi, nigiri or other forms of raw fish, consider doing a quick check for worms.A new study...

New COVID-19 content from Annals of Internal Medicine

`Below please find links to new coronavirus-related content published today in . All coronavirus-related content published in Annals of Internal Medicine is free to...

New nano strategy fights superbugs

HOUSTON - (March 12, 2020) - It's not enough to take antibiotic-resistant bacteria out of wastewater to eliminate the risks they pose...

Can poor air quality make you gain weight?

Breathing dirty air takes a heavy toll on gut bacteria, boosting risk of obesity, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders and other chronic illnesses, new University of...

Fatty fish without environmental pollutants protect against type 2 diabetes

If the fatty fish we eat were free of environmental pollutants, it would reduce our risk of developing type 2 diabetes. However, the...

Inhaling air pollution-like irritant alters defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

TAMPA, Fla. (June 18, 2019) -- Air pollution significantly increases the risk for premature deaths, particularly in people with underlying cardiovascular disease, clinical...