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Biologists in Arkansas started reporting scores of paralyzed, convulsing, or dead bald eagles more than 25 years ago. Their brains were riddled with lesions never before seen in eagles. The disease was quickly discovered in other birds in the southeastern United States. The birds had died from a disease called...
The National Advisory Committee on Immunization is evaluating literature that shows that people afflicted with COVID-19 will boost their antibodies with only one dose of a vaccine. Infectious diseases expert Dr. Isaac Bogoch says if the data holds, it makes sense not just from a medical and scientific standpoint, but...
Numerous specialists at a bird-flu influenced poultry plant in Russia have been infected with H5N8, making this the primary case of H5N8 being passed from poultry to people. The head of Russia’s consumer watchdog, Anna Popova that all seven workers are presently feeling well which measures were rapidly received to stem the spread of disease. The World Health Organization’s statement confirmed that the individuals that have been infected were “asymptomatic and...
Since January, there has been a “strong decline” in levels of coronavirus infections in England, scientists monitoring the outbreak say. Prevalence remains high however, with about one in 200 people infected with Covid between 4 and 13 February, compared with about three times that number between 6 and 21 January,...
An elderly Italian woman has suffered horrendous side effects from contracting COVID-19. Doctors were forced to amputate three of her digits after diagnosing the woman in April 2020, calling the case study a “severe manifestation” of the disease in a new report published. Physicians were already aware that the coronavirus may wreak...