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TB Returns with a Vengeance in Europe

Tuberculosis has returned with a vengeance in Europe.  TB is currently a worldwide pandemic that kills around 1.7 million people a year. The infection is caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis and destroys patients’ lung tissue, causing them to cough … Continue reading

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Will Bird Flu Return?

By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com The United Nations yesterday warned that Bird Flu may be returning. It is a new mutant virus, H5N1 –, and may affect Asia the most. This new virus cannot be protected with vaccines and … Continue reading

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