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Lice: Not always itch the head

Every day many children, adolescents, and adults with head lice to put. Affected to recognize an infestation, usually on the itching – but not always, this Symptom occurs, explains pharmacist Petra angel-Djabarian. Man is the only host of the tiny parasites, which are preferably in the hair of a human being, and of whose blood […]

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Dengue emergency in the Philippines: more than 600 Dead

On Tuesday, the government of the Philippines declared a state of emergency due to Dengue fever. Since the beginning of the year have died, according to the national health Department, a total of 622 people to the Virus. Be affected, in particular the capital Manila, many people live in Slums. At present, a particularly aggressive […]

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For 6 Years, Doctors Kept Telling Me I Had PMS—but It Turned Out to Be Brain Cancer

This article is part of Health's new series, Misdiagnosed, featuring stories from real women who have had their medical symptoms dismissed or wrongly diagnosed. Growing up, I had the stereotypical image of what a seizure was. A person has to collapse, convulse, and practically lose all consciousness, right? Wrong.  I started experiencing odd sensations in my mid-teens. For a few […]

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Daily nuts for a better sex life

A Spanish nutrition study came to the conclusion that the regular consumption of nuts men and improved sexual function: Not only sperm quality, but also your sexual Desire and orgasm quality increased. Scientists from Tarragona in Spain have found that the consumption of 60 grams of walnuts per day improved sexual function in men. In […]

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Researchers report the function of reverse-twisting DNA

Normally, the two strands of the DNA double helix wind around each other in a right-handed spiral. However, there is another conformation called Z-DNA in which the strands twist to the left. The function of Z-DNA has remained a mystery since its discovery. A newly published paper unambiguously establishes that the Z-conformation is key to […]