Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

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Harmless form of the herpes virus may help create a vaccine for Alzheimer’s disease

Harmless form of the herpes virus may help create a vaccine for Alzheimer’s disease

U-M scientists say Wnt protein prevents obesity by inhibiting fat cell development

U-M scientists say Wnt protein prevents obesity by inhibiting fat cell development

Launch of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies

Launch of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies

Understanding how some diseases evade our body's defense system may help explain the incomplete control of chronic viral infections by the immune system

Understanding how some diseases evade our body's defense system may help explain the incomplete control of chronic viral infections by the immune system

Duloxetine reduces stress urinary incontinence and improves quality of life for women

Duloxetine reduces stress urinary incontinence and improves quality of life for women

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

A viral respiratory infection common in children increases the risk of developing asthma

A viral respiratory infection common in children increases the risk of developing asthma

A single dose of a test vaccine sprayed into the nose protects monkeys against the SARS virus

A single dose of a test vaccine sprayed into the nose protects monkeys against the SARS virus

Animal vaccine shows potential for the development of human SARS immunisation

Animal vaccine shows potential for the development of human SARS immunisation

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year

MRSA superbugs emerged independently in at least eight countries including the UK

MRSA superbugs emerged independently in at least eight countries including the UK

Sixty-four percent of the public thought that a public restroom doorknob has more germs than an ATM

Sixty-four percent of the public thought that a public restroom doorknob has more germs than an ATM

European marketing approval for new influenza vaccine

European marketing approval for new influenza vaccine

Can ginger increase metabolic rate and improve circulation in the hands and feet?

Can ginger increase metabolic rate and improve circulation in the hands and feet?

Staying stress free in your twenties reduces high blood pressure risk later on

Staying stress free in your twenties reduces high blood pressure risk later on

Testing for the SARS coronavirus by using a patients tear drops

Testing for the SARS coronavirus by using a patients tear drops

Antarctic worms may hold the key to future storage of organ transplants

Antarctic worms may hold the key to future storage of organ transplants

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

SARS, the highly infectious respiratory virus, has been found in tears

SARS, the highly infectious respiratory virus, has been found in tears

Lingering outbreak of pertussis in four Chicago-area counties

Lingering outbreak of pertussis in four Chicago-area counties