Some teens skip Covid-19 vaccines, with deadly results

Via Peters

“I would send her articles. I would send her studies. I would send her whatever I thought might either scare her enough about Covid to get the vaccine or allay her concerns enough about the vaccine,” said Lee Stonum, 41, a public defender in Orange County, California. His mother, who […]

Common drug plus hormone provide one-two punch against deadly Strongyloidiasis hyperinfection being reported in US — ScienceDaily

Via Peters

Combining two agents to block a parasitic worm’s life cycle boosted survival from a potentially deadly tropical disease to 85% in animal models, far better than either treatment alone, according to a proof-of-concept study led by UT Southwestern Medical Center pharmacologists. The Strongyloides infestation — brought by tiny worms known […]