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New York warns of local polio transmission and urges immunizations The US newspaper

New York warns of local polio transmission and urges immunizations  The US newspaper

EFE/EPO/ETIENNE LAURENT New York, (EFE) .- The authorities of the city of New York warned this Thursday that they had detected the polio virus (polio) in the sewers of the big city and that “there are indications (that there was) local transmission “. Therefore, they urged the population to be vaccinated, especially children.The first case …

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Social isolation increases the risk of having a stroke, accentuated in people over 60 years of age

Social isolation increases the risk of having a stroke, accentuated in people over 60 years of age

The risk of social isolation increases with age due to vital factors such as widowhood and retirement. Almost a quarter of American adults age 65 and older are socially isolated, and the prevalence of loneliness is even higher, with estimates ranging from 22 to 47 percent. But younger adults also experience social isolation and loneliness. …

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The Board will provide tools to patients to increase adherence to therapy

The Board will provide tools to patients to increase adherence to therapy

Corridors of the Hopsital de León. It is also suggested as a way to encourage each person’s shared responsibility and autonomy in disease control | The medical history can be viewed via a mobile application The Regional Health Management has launched a project that will facilitate the development of a software and an application or …

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Castilla y León intends to improve tools to facilitate adherence

Castilla y León intends to improve tools to facilitate adherence

A patient’s therapy plan includes the recommendations of the various healthcare professionals who care for them, on lifestyle, diet, self-care and pharmaceutical prescriptions adapted to their situation, characteristics and environment, all as a guide to achieve better results for your health . It is also suggested to encourage each person’s shared responsibility and autonomy in …

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Progress against Alzheimer’s: They identify two biomarkers in the blood “optimal” to detect the first signs of the disease

Progress against Alzheimer's: They identify two biomarkers in the blood "optimal" to detect the first signs of the disease

yeah An international team led by the BarcelonaBeta Brain Research Center (BBRC) indicates that p-tau231 shows promise for detecting cognitively healthy people at high risk of Alzheimer’s EP Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 12:59 p.m An international team led by the BarcelonaBeta Brain Research Center (BBRC) found this out in a study plasma biomarkers p-tau231 …

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Concern and vigilance over Langya henipavirus detected in China | DW | 08.12.2022

Concern and vigilance over Langya henipavirus detected in China |  DW |  08.12.2022

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, the population has been concerned about the transmission of viruses from animals to humans. And indeed, cases of zoonotic viruses are increasing. In early August 2022, researchers from the Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology published a study in the New England Journal of Medicine of a new …

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Europe considers Langya virus contagion possibility ‘very low’

Europa considera "muy baja" la posibilidad de contagio por el virus Langya

A few days ago, researchers from China and Singapore warned of a new virus strain from animals with pandemic potential, called Langya henipavirus, which would have affected 35 people. Given the alert that was raised and based on the “limited information currently available”, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) states that the …

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