Hacking bacteria to fight cancer – Tal Danino

Hacking bacteria to fight cancer – Tal Danino

In 1884, a patient’s luck seemed to go from bad to worse. This patient had a rapidly growing cancer in his neck, and then came down with an unrelated bacterial skin infection. But soon, something unexpected happened: as he recovered from the infection, the cancer also began to recede. When a physician named William Coley

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Why You Shouldn’t Fight A Fever

Why You Shouldn’t Fight A Fever

You’re sweaty, get chills, and generally feel terrible. You, my friend, have a fever. But, before you reach for the medicine cabinet, you may want to reconsider breaking it. Hey there, Kaylee here with DNews. Throughout the day, your body temperature can vary depending on the time, your level of activity, and age, although it

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Ask the Vet – What is pigeon fever?

Ask the Vet – What is pigeon fever?

DAN: “What is pigeon fever? From what I know, it’s an infection. But what are the symptoms? Where does it come from? Thanks. PS, I love the series.” I think that’s more towards you, because this is my first time. LYDIA GRAY: And then, the new voting thing, did it have– DAN: Yes. So we

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