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Appendicitis in children: antibiotics instead of surgery

The standard treatment for appendicitis in children is surgery. But it is also different, such as Doctors in the journal "Jama" reports: In uncomplicated cases, an antibiotic is sufficient. Children will only be treated with medication, will be more healthy, and long-term perspective, the results of the two treatment strategies did not differ. 67.1 percent […]

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Antidepressants could promote violent crime

Patients with mental disorders are more likely to be involved in acts of violence. In the process, they are often under the influence of drugs, which raises the question of whether certain drugs increase the willingness to do such things. Were now found further evidence and in the journal "European Neuropsychopharmacology" published. Of certain antidepressants, […]

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Chinese researchers warn that a new swine flu Virus

A pathogen jumps from an animal to humans, adapts to the new host, and widely used in the connection quickly: This danger has always existed, and persists, as a new study in the American journal “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences” (PNAS) in front of the eyes leads. Healthy Intestinal Flora How bacteria affect […]

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Can prevent Vitamin D cancer?

A balanced Vitamin D Status could be both for the prevention as well as for the progression of several types of cancer, beneficial. This is from a new review in the journal "Seminar in Cancer Biology" appeared. But not all people respond equally to the Vitamin D, some need more to achieve the full Benefits. […]

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Children and young people eat too many empty calories

According to a new study that was presented at the virtual meeting of the American society for nutrition, there are more than 25 percent of children and adolescents consumed calories "leer" and come from added sugar and fat. Among the main sources of empty calories, soft drinks and fruit drinks, biscuits, Pizza and ice cream. […]