Tag Archives: Infections

Federal Officials Turn to a New Testing Strategy as Infections Surge

The Trump administration plans to adopt a decades-old testing strategy that will vastly increase the number of coronavirus tests performed in the United States and permit widespread tracking of the virus as it surges across the country. The method, called pooled testing, signals a paradigm shift. Instead of carefully rationing tests to only those with… Read More »

COVID-19, the new ‘occupational disease’? Thousands of workers compensation claims filed over coronavirus infections

Workers compensation boards across Canada have received thousands of claims from employees who say they contracted COVID-19 on the job, underscoring how the pandemic has become a new workplace hazard for many Canadians. The flood of unconventional requests is prompting calls to expand the legal definition of occupational disease, which typically includes work-related cancers, asbestosis… Read More »

Infections from coronavirus exceed 20K as China vows new measures to prevent spread

The number of reported people infected with coronavirus surpassed 20,000 on Tuesday, prompting President Xi Jinping to announce a “people’s war of prevention of the epidemic” while addressing China’s elite Politburo. Xi said on Monday that China must race against time to limit the spread of the virus and said those who neglect their duties will be punished, according to state broadcaster… Read More »

New study reveals the origin of complex malaria infections

New technology employing single cell genome sequencing of the parasite that causes malaria has yielded some surprising results and helps pave the way for possible new intervention strategies for this deadly infectious disease, according to Texas Biomedical Research Institute Assistant Professor Ian Cheeseman, Ph.D. Dr. Cheeseman was Principal Investigator of a three-year study published in… Read More »

Study finds probiotics not effective in treating children with viral intestinal infections

A quick Google search for ‘probiotics’ reveals several websites suggesting the benefits of probiotics for gut health and their efficacy in treating common stomach bugs. However, the published literature on probiotics suggests a much different story. Researchers from The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and other paediatric hospitals across Canada worked with lead researchers at… Read More »

ellura 36 mg PAC (30 Capsule Box), Natural, medical-grade cranberry Supplement for Prevention of Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections (UTI). By Trōphikōs, LLC, maker of ellura

You are purchasing ellura directly from the manufacturer, Trōphikōs, LLC. Now you have a non-antibiotic alternative in the management of recurrent UTIs with once daily ellura. This means no more frequent visits to the doctor and no more antibiotics for prevention. Only ellura contains the proven amount of PAC necessary to stop UTIs before they… Read More »

ellura 36 mg PAC (90 Caps Bottle), Natural, medical-grade cranberry supplement to prevent UTIs (urinary tract infections). By Trōphikōs, LLC, maker of ellura.

You are purchasing ellura directly from the manufacturer, Trōphikōs, LLC. Now you have a non-antibiotic alternative in the management of recurrent Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) with once daily ellura. This will negate the need for frequent visits to the doctor and the chronic use of antibiotics to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections (antibiotics should be… Read More »