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2014-08-05 00:21:04

Previous vaccination lowers the risk of shingles among older patients undergoing chemotherapy by 42 percent PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The herpes zoster vaccine continues to be effective in protecting older adults against shingles, even after they undergo chemotherapy, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Researchers examined the electronic...

2014-07-02 12:28:44

Protect your child, your family, your school, and your community HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It has become a ritual for Pennsylvania parents preparing their children for the first day of kindergarten - school-required immunizations. Thanks to these required vaccinations, certain diseases have become very rare. "Parents play a significant role in the long-term health of their children by making sure they are vaccinated," said Bruce A. MacLeod, MD, 2014...

2014-05-22 23:15:44

“Those with herpes zoster had a higher incidence of developing major depression,” according to a study published on May 7, 2014 in Psychosomatic Medicine (1).” polyDNA reviews the study and recommends that individuals take Gene-Eden-Vir and Novirin against the latent herpes zoster virus. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The presence of the varicella zoster virus (VZV or herpes zoster virus), which causes chickenpox and shingles, has also been linked to the development of major...

2014-02-25 12:28:03

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:EpiCast Report: Postherpetic Neuralgia - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022EpiCast Report: Postherpetic Neuralgia - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022 SummaryPostherpetic Neuralgia (PHN) is one of the most common complications of herpes zoster infection in elderly persons ages 60 years and older, worldwide. The main symptom of PHN is severe pain and allodynia (pain that results from a...

2014-01-20 04:20:56

DUBLIN, Ireland, January 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2nnxfx/2013_deep) has announced the addition of the "Chinese Varicella Vaccine Market Report 2013" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2nnxfx/2013_deep ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) "Chinese Varicella Vaccine Market Report 2013", is a concise and in-depth research report on the...

2013-09-23 23:03:02

In-demand research report “2013 Deep Research Report on China Varicella Vaccine Industry” drawn up by QYResearch has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 In 2012, the Chinese pharmaceutical industry surpassed the CNY 1.78 trillion mark, whilst the country’s vaccine market was worth around CNY 19 billion. China’s vaccine market has a huge growth potential. The growth is driven by the residents’ health awareness, rapidly ageing...

2013-04-10 13:55:36

Shingles vaccine is associated with reduction in both postherpetic neuralgia and herpes zoster, but uptake in the US is low A vaccine to prevent shingles may reduce by half the occurrence of this painful skin and nerve infection in older people (aged over 65 years) and may also reduce the rate of a painful complication of shingles, post-herpetic neuralgia, but has a very low uptake (only 4%) in older adults in the United States, according to a study by UK and US researchers published in...

2013-04-01 13:01:04

Chicken pox, the childhood affliction of earlier generations, has been largely neutralized by the varicella vaccine, according to a new study by the Kaiser Permanente Vaccine Study Center, which appears in the current online issue of Pediatrics. The 14-year study followed 7,585 children who were vaccinated in 1995, when they were 12 to 23 months old, to assess the long-term effectiveness of the vaccine and the impact on the epidemiology of varicella (chicken pox) and herpes zoster...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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