Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Newborn lambs’ central heating system could aid fat busting in humans

Newborn lambs’ central heating system could aid fat busting in humans

Measles outbreak prompts CDC to recommend suspension of adoptions from Chinese orphanage

Measles outbreak prompts CDC to recommend suspension of adoptions from Chinese orphanage

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin pledges health care push

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin pledges health care push

Caffeine and children, some sound advice

Caffeine and children, some sound advice

Medicaid costs for a child's trip to an emergency room or clinic can be reduced annually by at least $198

Medicaid costs for a child's trip to an emergency room or clinic can be reduced annually by at least $198

New forensic tool to detect infectious diseases

New forensic tool to detect infectious diseases

Decongestant may increase blood pressure

Decongestant may increase blood pressure

Protecting against West Nile virus

Protecting against West Nile virus

Gamma Phi Beta sorority issue apology

Gamma Phi Beta sorority issue apology

Hip fracture patients should be operated on within 24 hours to reduce pain

Hip fracture patients should be operated on within 24 hours to reduce pain

Bird flu in humans highlights vulnerability of people to emerging diseases

Bird flu in humans highlights vulnerability of people to emerging diseases

Gene therapy helps damaged heart cells regain strength and beat normally

Gene therapy helps damaged heart cells regain strength and beat normally

New research into World Trade Center firefighter respiratory symptoms

New research into World Trade Center firefighter respiratory symptoms

Sorority members were urged to lie about their health

Sorority members were urged to lie about their health

AMA tackles health literacy

AMA tackles health literacy

Household molds trigger allergic rhinitis

Household molds trigger allergic rhinitis

Results of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease research in people who received human growth hormone from cadavers

Results of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease research in people who received human growth hormone from cadavers

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

The first human case of avian influenza A(H7) in British Columbia

The first human case of avian influenza A(H7) in British Columbia

Cephalosporins three times more effective than penicillin

Cephalosporins three times more effective than penicillin