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Antibodies against phosphorylcholine give protection against rheumatic systemic disease

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Antibodies against phosphorylcholine give protection against rheumatic systemic disease Antibodies against phosphorylcholine give protection against rheumatic systemic disease Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain A novel study from the Institute of Environmental Medicine at Karolinska Institutet indicates that antibodies against a small lipid entity, phosphorylcholine (PC), can be associated with protection in …

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    Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking

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    Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking Tips for skin protection with excessive hand-washing, masking Credit: CC0 Public Domain Dear Mayo Clinic: Frequent hand-washing and cleaning during the COVID-19 pandemic has made my hands so dry that my skin in cracking. With recommendations for everyone to now wear a …

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      Radiologists detail COVID-19 infection controla and radiographer protection in CT exam areas

      AJR details COVID-19 infection control, radiographer protection in CT exam areas

      Radiologists detail COVID-19 infection controla and radiographer protection in CT exam areas Radiologists detail COVID-19 infection controla and radiographer protection in CT exam areas HIS = hospital information system, RIS = radiology information system. Credit: American Journal of Roentgenology In an open-access article published ahead-of-print by the American Journal of …

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        Do masks offer protection from new virus? It depends

        Do masks offer protection from new virus? It depends 2

        by Carla K. Johnson In this Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, combination of photos, people wear various masks as they wait at immigration counter at Kuala Lumpur Low Cost Terminal in Sepang, Malaysia. Face masks are in short supply in parts of the world as people try to stop the spread …

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          Higher maternal socioeconomics offer little protection against toxic prenatal stress

          Higher maternal socioeconomics offer little protection against toxic prenatal stress 3

          T2-Weighted Magnetic Resonance (MR) Imaging Brain Segmentation. Segmentation results of total brain (orange), cortical gray matter (green), white matter (blue), deep gray matter (brown), brainstem (yellow), cerebellum (light blue), left hippocampus (purple) and right hippocampus (red) on a 3-Dimensional reconstructed T2-weighted MR image of a fetus at 26.4 gestational weeks. …

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            Vitamin D increases protection against infection, new model suggests

            Vitamin D increases protection against infection, new model suggests 5

            Credit: Oregon State University Oregon State University researchers have led the development of a new model for studying vitamin D’s role in infection prevention, and tests using the model suggest that vitamin D treatment can dramatically reduce the number of disease-causing bacteria in skin wounds. In addition to shedding light …

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