In the past year there were 54 cases of V.

In the past year there were 54 cases of V. Vulnificus infection in Texas, according to health officials, at least 16 of whom were due to contact with water.Linda Gilpatrick told the Houston Chronicle, she wants to spread the word about this disease. – ‘I’ve heard of flesh-eating bacteria, but it always seemed so far away,’she said, but it is not, she said: ‘It’s here. ‘.

Children with at least two older siblings were also 50 percent more likely than other children to an emergency room or were gone overnight for breathing problems hospital. These findings from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health were recently been published online in the journal Clinical and Experimental Allergy. – ‘Our results support the hypothesis that increased with older siblings a child’s risk of exposure to pathogens before the age of two years, and in turn increases the child’s risk for wheezing,’said Matthew Perzanowski, Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences at the Mailman School of Public Health and lead author of the paper.Researchers studied the relationship between blood level of phosphorus and vascular calcification a group of 439 patients with moderately severe CKD. Patients with chronic renal has loss of kidney function, vitamin D that in many cases below the end of stage renal disease. Detected by a special computed tomography scan, vascular calcifications is an indicator for overall atherosclerosis . Coronary artery calcification connected with an increased cardiovascular events such as myocardial infarct .

Two studies raise the option that phosphate – lowering drugs help typically just of patients with end-stage renal disease, above higher than normal phosphorus levels of help cardiovascular risk in chronic renal failure patients and even in normal adults to reduce high – normal phosphate levels.

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