Optimal nutritional status for a well-functioning immune system is an important factor to protect against viral infections.
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PMID:  Nutrients. 2020 Apr 23 ;12(4). Epub 2020 Apr 23. PMID: 32340216 Abstract Title:  Optimal Nutritional Status for a Well-Functioning Immune System Is an Important Factor to Protect against Viral Infections. Abstract:  Public health practices including handwashing and vaccinations help reduce the spread and impact of infections. Nevertheless, the global burden of infection is high, […]

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Tampa Bay Times: Florida officials asked state's medical examiners to withhold coronavirus death figures
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The Florida Department of Health intervened to keep a tally of coronavirus deaths kept by Florida’s 22 medical examiners from being released publicly, the Tampa Bay Times reported Wednesday.

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Senate Democrats demand answers as to why leader of vaccine development was reassigned
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Senate Democrats are calling in a new letter for more oversight into why a top Health and Human Services official who was leading the development and purchasing of vaccines and medicines to combat coronavirus was reassigned amid the pandemic.

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Tom Moore, veteran who raised $37m for UK health service, turns 100
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War veteran Tom Moore, who has raised more than £30 million ($37.4 million) for the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) by walking laps of his garden, celebrates his 100th birthday Thursday.

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Anger rises among Russia's doctors as coronavirus hospitals get put on lockdown
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The coronavirus pandemic has put the spotlight on the risks faced by frontline health workers, and Russia is no exception. Medical facilities in the country have emerged as one of the main breeding grounds for Covid-19, and two dozen hospitals have had to shut down for long quarantines, with many doctors falling sick.

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Images emerge showing Russian hospital conditions
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Startling images from a hospital in the south of Russia show how Covid-19 is overstretching its health service. CNN’s Matthew Chance reports.

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Cinnamon Helps Reduce High Blood Pressure
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This article is copyrighted by GreenMedInfo LLC, 2020Visit our Re-post guidelines 1 out of 3 Americans suffer from high blood pressure, a precursor to many forms of cardiovascular disease. Researchers believe cinnamon may be a novel and therapeutic approach to the management of high blood pressure Cinnamon has been used for centuries for its fragrant […]

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The review concludes the results of recent studies on Ashwagandha suggesting its extensive potential as neuroprotective in various brain disorders.
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PMID:  J Ethnopharmacol. 2020 Apr 16 ;257:112876. Epub 2020 Apr 16. PMID: 32305638 Abstract Title:  Ashwagandha in brain disorders: A review of recent developments. Abstract:  ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Withania somnifera (Family: Solanaceae), commonly known as Ashwagandha or Indian ginseng is distributed widely in India, Nepal, China and Yemen. The roots of plant consist of active phytoconstituents […]

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Effects of curcumin on microglial cells.
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PMID:  Neurotox Res. 2019 Jul ;36(1):12-26. Epub 2019 Apr 4. PMID: 30949950 Abstract Title:  Effects of Curcumin on Microglial Cells. Abstract:  Microglia are innate immune system cells which reside in the central nervous system (CNS). Resting microglia regulate the homeostasis of the CNS via phagocytic activity to clear pathogens and cell debris. Sometimes, however, to […]

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