Since January, eight cases of the most dangerous form of meningitis (invasive meningococcal disease) were documented in Los Angeles County. Today, three gay men who were HIV positive died of the meningitis, alarming California health officials.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, has puzzled medical experts since 1939 when it became a famous case in the United States after Lou Gehrig was diagnosed that year. Now, researchers may have found a new treatment.
Your digestive tract contains an extraordinary amount of bacterial cells. Some are good for you and some are bad, but both kinds are essential for a healthy digestive system. An imbalance of these bacteria could lead to Crohn’s disease.
A family of three from the U.A.E was diagnosed with the MERS coronavirus. The family comprised of a 38-year-old father, a son aged 8 and a 32-year-old pregnant mother who died of the disease after giving birth.