|Good dental health may help prevent heart infection from mouth bacteria|
Added: 15.04.2021 14:07 | 17 views | 0 comments
Good oral hygiene and regular dental care are the most important ways to reduce risk of a heart infection called infective endocarditis caused by bacteria in the mouth. There are four categories of heart patients considered to be at highest risk for adverse outcomes from infective endocarditis, and only these patients are recommended to receive preventive antibiotic treatment prior to invasive dental procedures.
|Blocking middle seats on planes reduces risk of COVID-19 spread: CDC|
Added: 15.04.2021 14:02 | 14 views | 0 comments
As airlines continue to allow passengers to book middle seats on planes, new research says that leaving the middle seat empty could reduce the spread of COVID-19.
|India-Pakistan: Conflicts between nations likely to intensify says US intelligence|
Added: 15.04.2021 0:45 | 27 views | 0 comments
THERE remains a high risk of conflict between India and Pakistan, according to a US intelligence report.
|Eating processed meat could increase dementia risk, researchers say|
Added: 15.04.2021 0:23 | 6 views | 0 comments
Eating processed meat has been linked with an increased risk of developing dementia, say researchers exploring a potential link between consumption of meat and development of dementia.
|High fat diets may over-activate destructive heart disease protein|
Added: 15.04.2021 0:23 | 3 views | 0 comments
Consumption of a high fat diet may be activating a response in the heart that is causing destructive growth and lead to greater risk of heart attacks, according to new research.
|J&J vaccine remains on pause as CDC panel requests more information|
Added: 14.04.2021 23:16 | 30 views | 0 comments
Committee members said they need formation on the risk of rare, but severe, blood clots from the vaccine.
|Early-life events linked to lung health in young adulthood|
Added: 14.04.2021 22:35 | 5 views | 0 comments
Early-life events, such as the exposure to air pollutants, increases the risk of chronic lung disease in young adulthood, according to new results. The studies add to the growing evidence that chronic lung disease in adulthood can be traced back to childhood.
|Asthma does not seem to increase the severity of COVID-19, research team finds|
Added: 14.04.2021 22:35 | 8 views | 0 comments
Researchers say further study is needed, but those with the chronic respiratory disease don't appear to be at a higher risk of getting extremely ill or dying from coronavirus.
|COPD and smoking associated with higher COVID-19 mortality|
Added: 14.04.2021 22:35 | 3 views | 0 comments
Current smokers and people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have an increased risk of severe complications and higher mortality with COVID-19 infection, according to a new study.
|COPD linked to heightened risk of lung cancer in people who have never smoked|
Added: 14.04.2021 22:35 | 4 views | 0 comments
COPD, short for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is linked to a heightened risk of lung cancer in people who have never smoked.