urinary infections

Cranberry Juice may help in kids’ bladder infections


September 10th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers have amazingly discovered that the juice from cranberries has elements that reduce the risk of the infections of the urinary track. The cranberry juice that ... Read more...

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Bugs filch copper to spread urinary infections


July 9th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) Bugs causing serious urinary tract infections stay ahead of the immune system by filching copper to prevent the metal from being used against them, says a ... Read more...

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How E. coli triggers urinary infections


January 19th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Researchers have unravelled the process by which an E. coli strain triggers urinary tract infections and also induces the bladder to shed cells. A-hemolysin (HlyA), a ... Read more...

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Just a spoonful of sugar makes infections go down


May 12th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Just a spoonful of sugar can impart that killing edge to antibiotics against infections.Researchers found that glucose and fructose -- types of sugar found in plants ... Read more...

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First ever bulldog with sex reversal identified


March 24th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): A French bulldog with sex reversal has been identified in Spain.Tana was brought to a veterinary centre for her first vaccination. Specialists there were alerted by the size ... Read more...

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Babies breastfed for six months ward off infections


September 28th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Breastfeeding infants for six months can ward off their common infections. The findings showed babies brought up exclusively on their mother's milk were significantly healthier than those given ... Read more...

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Cranberry juice fights urinary infection


September 16th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): If you love cranberry juice, you are in luck - scientists have discovered that it can fight off urinary tract infections in people.The research illuminates the basic ... Read more...

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Gene responsible for New Delhi superbug ‘popping up all over the world’


September 14th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Sep 14 (ANI): Health officials have warned that a new gene that can turn many types of bacteria into superbugs resistant to nearly all antibiotics has sickened people in three states ... Read more...

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How cranberry juice battles urinary tract infections


July 16th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): If you love cranberry juice, you are in luck - scientists have discovered that it can fight off urinary tract infections in people.The research illuminates the basic mechanics ... Read more...

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Antibiotic resistance lasts up to 12 months


May 19th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Patients who take prescribed antibiotics in primary care can go on to develop a resistance lasting up to a year, according to a study.It is known that resistance ... Read more...

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Rates Of Infections In American Hospitals Continue To Augment


April 14th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American hospitals are not successfully sheltering patients from possibly deadly infections, in spite of years of avoidance movements. This information was revealed by the ... Read more...

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