|Pneumonia in calves: Pin down the cause and prevent it|
Bacteria that cause pneumonia are fairly widespread and can live in a calf's respiratory tract without causing disease. In the final part of this series, Caroline Stocks looks at what triggers the disease and how to prevent it. Being vigilant for the ...
FarmersWeekly - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:15
|Breakthrough on Pneumonia Bacterium Announced|
Pneumonia is a leading cause of death worldwide. The bacterial infection kills one person every 10 seconds, according to experts who say they have discovered how the pathogen behaves so they can develop better treatments. The bacterium that causes ...
Voice of America - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:23
|Breaking News: Six Changing Faces of 'Global Killer' Bacteria|
Bioscience Technology - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:03
|Research Finds Six Changing Faces of Deadly Bacteria|
Laboratory Equipment - Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:25
|Females' natural resistance to bacterial pneumonia is linked to NOS3 enzyme|
Researchers have linked increased resistance to bacterial pneumonia in female mice to an enzyme activated by the female sex hormone estrogen. Females are naturally more resistant to respiratory infections than males. Now, an international team of ...
News-Medical.net - Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:47
|Man flu isn't a myth after all|
Telegraph.co.uk - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:40
|Man flu is NOT a myth: Scientists prove blokes have weaker immune systems ...|
Mirror.co.uk - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:02
|Man flu is real: Scientists say men have weaker immune systems|
The Independent - Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:38
|Man flu ISN'T a myth as men get sick because they don't have oestrogen|
Daily Mail - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:26
|Man flu is 'not a myth' claim scientists|
Metro - Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:34
|It's Official! 'Man flu' is not a myth|
Zee News - Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:18
|Pneumonia vaccine for people at risk|
The two vaccines used for pneumonia shots, the 13-strain Prevnar and 23-strain Pneumovax, protect against common forms of pneumococcal disease, a bacterial illness that is the most common source of bacterial pneumonia. It also causes pneumococcal ...
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:00
|A dry powder inhaler formulation provides excellent protection against ...|
Despite advances in vaccination and antimicrobial therapy, community-acquired pneumonia remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality, even in highly developed countries. Desmond Heng, Reginald Tan and co-workers at the A*STAR Institute of ...
Medical Xpress - Wed, 08 Oct 2014 04:15
|Is it a Cold, the Flu, or Pneumonia?|
Pneumonia is an infection of the bronchial tubes and tiny air sacs in the lungs, and it is usually caused by a virus or bacteria. Bacterial pneumonia is serious and can be deadly. People with bacterial pneumonia are very sick. Like the flu, pneumonia ...
ValpoLife.com - Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:37
|For protection against pneumonia, more than one vaccine can help|
If you need some added incentive, consider this: The influenza virus can cause not only the typical flu symptoms (like fever, muscle aches, and headache), but it can cause viral pneumonia in some people and nudge others to develop bacterial pneumonia.
Harvard Health Publications (blog) - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:46
|Affivinax launches to test new approach to vaccines in pneumonia|
The first disease to be targeted with a vaccine is in the leading cause of death in young children worldwide, pneumonia. According to the World Health Organization, pneumonia kills 1.1 million children under the age of five years every year – more than ...
Boston Business Journal (blog) - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:14