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Beware, Asians are more vulnerable to severe dengue

Beware, Asians are more vulnerable to severe dengue

Turns out, genetics make Asians and Europeans susceptible to severe dengue, a new study has stated. As globalisation and climate change spread tropical infectious diseases around the globe, not all populations have the same degree of susceptibility. A study conducted by researchers from the Institut Pasteur, CNRS and the Institute for Research, and Innovation in [...]

March 6, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Beware, Asians are more vulnerable to severe dengue

Women twice as likely to die from severe heart attack, study finds

Women twice as likely to die from severe heart attack, study finds

WEDNESDAY, April 6, 2016 — Women are up to twice as likely as men to die from the most dangerous type of heart attack, a worldwide study finds. Although death rates have fallen, there are still significant survival differences after what’s called ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), according to the Yale University-led team of investigators. [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Women twice as likely to die from severe heart attack, study finds