A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism and is often made from weakened or killed forms of the microbe, its toxins, or one of its surface proteins. 697 more words
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Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have a possible explanation for why iron can sometimes worsen malaria infection.
By studying mice and samples from malaria patients, the researchers found that extra iron interferes with ferroportin, a protein that prevents a toxic buildup of iron in red blood cells and helps protect these cells against malaria infection. 667 more words
Roughly a third of recent high school graduates have ridden in a motor vehicle with a substance-impaired driver, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health and other institutions. 384 more words
At That’s Natural, we believe it is your natural and constitutional right to consume plant-based medicines that have no known negative side effects. As a consumer, it is up to YOU to do your due diligence and research and decide what is best for you! 2,538 more words
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Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) is planning to introduce a bill into the Senate that would require drug makers to report payments that are made to nonprofit organizations and patient advocacy groups (Silverman, 2018). 745 more words