symptoms and modes of transmission become clearer

Three months into the outbreak, experts are beginning to learn more about the disease, with 28,000 cases confirmed so far. How is monkeypox spread? There are some specific symptoms to the current outbreak? After several months of the epidemic, we begin to know more, with confirmation: current infections are mainly linked to sexual intercourse. Three … Read more

What we know about the “Langya” virus detected in China

in tune with Chinese military threatTaiwan announced on Sunday, August 7, that a new virus, called “Langya henipavirus (LayV)”had been discovered in China. The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have reported 35 infected people in Shandong and Henan, two provinces located in the east of the country, reveals the Taipei Times, a Taiwanese English-language … Read more

“Langya”, this new virus that you should not worry about

KATERYNA KON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY via Getty Images Image showing the structure or composition of a flu virus (Influenza). Includes surface glycoproteins: hemagglutinins (in red) and neuraminidase (in purple) KATERYNA KON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY via Getty Images “Langya” is a new virus identified in China by Taiwanese researchers. HEALTH – After coronavirusnow it is the Langya virus … Read more

Depression: a study on the causes of the disease causes controversy – 08/11/2022 at 09:30

In their work, psychiatrists Joanna Moncrieff and Mark Horowitz question the use of antidepressants to treat depression, which is not linked to a chemical imbalance. (AFP / DAMIEN MEYER) the interest of antidepressants would be questioned because depression is not related to a chemical imbalance. The thesis, recently defended by a British psychiatrist, is highly … Read more

A study on the causes of depression sparks controversy

“Our study […] it questions the basic idea behind the use of antidepressants,” psychiatrists Joanna Moncrieff and Mark Horowitz said at the end of July. on the chat websiterelaying a work published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry. This study addresses the serotonin hypothesis. This suggests that depression is linked to a deficiency of this molecule … Read more

Polio resurgence worries health authorities from London to Israel

Abdulnasser Alseddik/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Virtually eradicated from the world, polio returns with a vengeance in 2022 (illustrative photo taken in February at a WHO vaccination center in Yemen). Abdulnasser Alseddik/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Virtually eradicated from the world, polio returns with a vengeance in 2022 (illustrative photo taken in February at a WHO vaccination center in … Read more