A new technology will ease viral load tests, making results available in a matter of minutes, as well as being usable by personnel that are not laboratory-trained in facilities that are not typical laboratory environments.
New technology to ease HIV viral load tests
Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough insulin to control blood sugar levels. Sustained high blood sugar levels can pose a number of serious health risks, such as heart disease or stroke. Fortunately, the condition is strongly linked to diet and exercise — factors that can be addressed. One study reveals a more complicated association however.
Study reveals link between outdoor temperatures and diabetes prevalence
Many contemporary discussions on our collective human fight against cancer center on the significance of genetics as related to the onset of this hydra-headed disease.
Congenital heart disease directly linked to cancer in young patients
New data have shown for the first time that a combination of targeted therapies can improve survival in patients with advanced bowel cancer. Results of the BEACON CRC Phase III trial have shown that triple therapy targeting BRAF mutations in progressive metastatic colorectal tumors significantly improved overall survival and objective response compared to standard care.
Targeted therapy combination improves  survival in patients with advanced bowel cancer
Uganda has contained the Ebola outbreak in the western district of Kasese, the country's Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization said in a joint statement.
Uganda contains Ebola outbreak
Vitamin B12 deficiency occurs when a person lacks the vitamin in their body. The vitamin is vital in the production of red blood cells and keeping the nerves healthy, and is best gained through diet. But foods rich in B12 tend to be from an animal origin, which means vegans and vegetarians are at risk of vitamin B12 deficiency.
Three feelings in the body that could signal lack of B12
After two more cases of flesh-eating bacteria infections were reported from Florida waters recently, Tampa Bay area physicians are warning residents and visitors to be careful swimming in brackish water or eating uncooked seafood.
Flesh-eating bacteria in Florida waters
High Blood pressure can lead to many serious health problems. Salt is one of the main offenders. Overhauling your salt intake could potentially save your life. Here are five ways to cut down on the culprit.
Five ways to reduce your daily salt intake
For some people, coffee maybe just a source of caffeine, and they may consume it to fulfill their addiction; but in reality, this beverage has a complex combination of chemical compounds. Coffee is grown in almost 70 countries around the world, and it has a long history of surprising health benefits.
Coffee has surprising effect on mental health
The common cold virus could cure cancer, scientists say, as a ‘revolutionary’ treatment was found to eradicate the disease in a week.
Common cold virus could cure cancer, pioneering trial suggests

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