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Coronavirus Outbreak: Busting 12 common misconceptions you may have about COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Busting 12 common misconceptions you may have about COVID-19

A good way to deal with fake news is to arm yourself with the facts and educate others.

Coronavirus myth busted: Drinking vodka, or any other alcohol, does not prevent coronavirus
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Coronavirus myth busted: Drinking vodka, or any other alcohol, does not prevent coronavirus

Evidence suggests that alcohol actually weakens the ability of your immune system to fight against viral infections and makes you prone to pneumonia.

Coronavirus myth busted: Vitamin C supplements will not prevent COVID-19
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Coronavirus myth busted: Vitamin C supplements will not prevent COVID-19

Here’s the most important thing you need to realise right now: boosting your immunity will not prevent you from contracting COVID-19.

International Women's Day Part 2: Here’s why women are more prone to autoimmune diseases than men
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International Women's Day Part 2: Here’s why women are more prone to autoimmune diseases than men

Researchers have found that there are major differences in the number and functions of male and female regulatory T cells found in adipose or fat tissues.

From amla to chicken soup: 11 foods to help you fight common cold and flu-like viral infections
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From amla to chicken soup: 11 foods to help you fight common cold and flu-like viral infections

Instead of experimenting with antibiotics or investing in cough syrups which make you feel sleepy, give these cheap, tasty and effective ingredients a try.

Five reasons why yoghurt should be a part of your daily diet
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Five reasons why yoghurt should be a part of your daily diet

Yoghurt is rich in protein, calcium, phosphorus, B vitamins, and has probiotic qualities.

Scientists look for a way to neutralise the HIV threat
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Scientists look for a way to neutralise the HIV threat

Researchers, in a creative leap, are looking at a different, but related, virus to find a way to neutralise the HIV threat.

CAR-T revolution: Radical new cancer cure offers better efficiency, one-and-done solution
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CAR-T revolution: Radical new cancer cure offers better efficiency, one-and-done solution

The FDA-approved treatment is available to patients of certain types of cancer and their insurance coverage.

Benefits of drinking raw milk are not clear but the dangers are well defined
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Benefits of drinking raw milk are not clear but the dangers are well defined

A study concluded that drinking raw milk in the first year of life could reduce the risk of fevers and respiratory infections by about 30 percent.

Dormant viruses become active during spaceflight, threaten astronaut health: NASA
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Dormant viruses become active during spaceflight, threaten astronaut health: NASA

Spaceflight releases stress hormones like cortisol & adrenaline that are known to suppress immunity.

New immunotherapy treatment shows promising results for stubborn breast cancers
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New immunotherapy treatment shows promising results for stubborn breast cancers

Cases of triple-negative breast cancer are higher in India compared to other regions of the world.

Scientists track down cancer immunity genes with new barcoding technology
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Scientists track down cancer immunity genes with new barcoding technology

This technology will be key to finding disease-causing genes, and their drug targets: Researcher.

Scientists find breakthrough mechanism to prevent range of allergic reactions through use of antibody
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Scientists find breakthrough mechanism to prevent range of allergic reactions through use of antibody

Scientists have found a new mechanism in which an antibody can prevent allergic reactions in a broad range of patients. The breakthrough could pave the way for a far more effective allergy medicine.

Chest irradiation in lymphoma patients can cause heart disease, says research
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Chest irradiation in lymphoma patients can cause heart disease, says research

Hodgkin lymphoma patients who receive high-dose irradiation as part of their treatment at an early age suffer from severe coronary artery disease (CAD) decades later, a research said on Sunday.

HIV therapy can keep partner from contracting the virus
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HIV therapy can keep partner from contracting the virus

Anti-HIV medications have the potential to suppress the viral load of people living with HIV and provide durable protection against heterosexual transmission, a study says.

Zika virus evades immune system, directly infects brain cells: new study
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Zika virus evades immune system, directly infects brain cells: new study

The mosquito-borne Zika virus avoids immune system detection and directly infects the brain cells destined to become neurons, a new study has found.

Here is how HIV virus evades immune system
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Here is how HIV virus evades immune system

Scientists have identified a human (host) protein that weakens the immune response to HIV and other viruses.

Cure found? New US study links immune system to Alzheimer’s disease
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Cure found? New US study links immune system to Alzheimer’s disease

The immune system may play a part in Alzheimer’s disease, US researchers have discovered, in a breakthrough which could lead to the development of new treatments for the most common form of dementia.

Study: Red grapes, blueberries may enhance immune function
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Study: Red grapes, blueberries may enhance immune function

Two compounds found in red grapes and blueberries may help boost the human immune system, a study has found.

Breast milk antibodies help neutralize HIV
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Breast milk antibodies help neutralize HIV

Only one in 10 HIV-infected nursing mothers is known to pass the virus to their infants.