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Brain-Eating Amoeba Resurfaces in Texas’ Tap Water! Know Rare Cases of Naegleria Fowleri Infection That Caused Deaths in Recent Times

The deadly brain-eating amoeba has struck again, this time in Texas. Scientifically called Naegleria Fowleri, this rare amoeba has entered the local water supplies. Following this, authorities have issued warning to all Texas residents to not drink tap water or use it for cooking. The microbe which is also found in soil, can get up the nose and… Read More »

Is Cuomo Directive to Blame for Nursing Home COVID Deaths, as US Official Claims?

“Does the #DemConvention know @NYGovCuomo forced nursing homes across NY to take in COVID positive patients and planted the seeds of infection that killed thousands of grandmothers and grandfathers?” — Michael Caputo, assistant secretary for public affairs, Department of Health and Human Services, in an Aug. 17 tweet This story was produced in partnership with… Read More »

A bad UK winter could cause 120,000 covid-19 deaths in hospitals

By Jessica Hamzelou Ambulance crews treat a patient with possible COVID-19 symptoms. As the list of recognised Covid-19 symptoms grows, paramedics are forced to treat every patient as being a potential casePhoto by Leon Neal/POOL/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock A particularly “challenging winter” could bring a second wave of coronavirus infections that leads to around 120,000 deaths in UK… Read More »

Dexamethasone Reduces Coronavirus Deaths, Scientists Say

LONDON — Scientists at the University of Oxford said on Tuesday that they had identified what they called the first drug proven to reduce coronavirus-related deaths, after a 6,000-patient trial in Britain showed that a low-cost steroid prevented the deaths of some hospitalized patients. The steroid, dexamethasone, a well-known anti-inflammatory drug, appeared to help patients… Read More »

How many deaths from malaria

Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Ministry of Health. Each year, there are more than 225 how many deaths from malaria cases of malaria, killing around 781,000 people each year according to the latest WHO Report. Archived from the original on 20 December 2010. Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. Several factors could have helped Ethiopia… Read More »