Saturday, December 5, 2020

Bhushan Krishnamurthy

A vet med student from India who loves to read and write health-related articles. A human who finds my patients cuter than my clients. Do send me feedback to improve my content.
230 Published Articles

Squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague, officials warn to take caution

A squirrel has tested positive for the bubonic plague in the state of Colorado, marking the first case of the plague of the county....

China and Kazakhstan disagree over pneumonia deaths in the country

The world is already in a grave situation with the COVID-19 pandemic. Adding fuel to the fire, the Chinese embassy at Kazakhstan said that...

Non-smoking cancer patients can respond differently to treatment

A new major study shows that non-smoking cancer patients respond differently to treatments than their smoking counterparts. The study was carried out in Taiwan,...

WHO confirms rising reports of airborne transmission of COVID-19

The confirmation comes from the WHO as there is emerging evidence that COVID-19 can be airborne. CNN reports that this comes after a publication...

The Bubonic Plague is resurfacing, first case confirmed in China

The world is already suffering from a great pandemic, which is affecting us badly. In addition to this, we already saw the rise of...

Immune system fights back even in worst of the COVID-19 cases

A new study reveals that our immune system launches T-cells even in the worst of the COVID-19 cases. The research published in Science Immunology...

The new strain of coronavirus is mutated and more virulent

The current SARS-CoV-2 is said to differ from the originally evolved strain from the Wuhan where disease initially developed. The study published in the...

New flu virus “G4” in China has pandemic potential, researchers warn

The world is already tackling a difficult situation with the COVID-19 pandemic affecting a lot of people. While the world is facing a difficult...

A single-shot cure for cardiovascular diseases succeeds in monkeys

In the first of its kind, experimental gene editing has paved the way to eliminate heart diseases. These genes are responsible for heart diseases,...

COVID-19 can cause brain complications too, physicians say

While the pandemic has been disturbing our lives for the past few months or hasn't stopped from affecting people. With the number of days...

Children to likely suffer from PTSD after COVID-19

The pandemic is already causing enough damage to our bodies and economies on its path. While we saw young children suffer from the disease...

Viruses steal our genetic code to create new genes, new research finds

We all know viruses cause deadly diseases on their cycle of invading hosts, with most of them eventually killing their host. We have always...

Nuclear reactor bacteria (radiation-resistant) may be the future of vaccines

Researchers have always wondered how some organisms are able to survive in extreme conditions where humans can only dream of surviving. This special ability...

South Asian people are most likely to die due to COVID-19, new study says

A new study from the UK has shown that South Asian people are most likely to die due the pandemic. This significant study comes...

Scientists create mini-brains using Neanderthals DNA in human cells

Neanderthals were the archaic humans that co-existed with modern humans in the European region before they went extinct 40,000 years ago. While the reason...

Children with ADHD can now be prescribed video games

Long gone will be the days where your parents, wives, and friends will stop cursing you for playing games. A new therapy approved by...

Super potent antibodies can protect against COVID-19, act as a vaccine

A team of lead researchers at the Scripps research has discovered powerful antibodies in recovered patients that might help us fight COVID-19. These antibodies...

The United States starting to see a possible second wave of COVID-19

The United States is already seeing an increase in cases lately. Therefore, experts warn the possibility of the second wave of COVID-19 across the...

COVID-19 causes surge in the need for blood and blood products

As the pandemic continues to spread across the globe, we see, several operations are resuming around the globe. This also implies that surgeries and...

New studies tell us the pathway of the coronavirus from animals to humans

The pandemic has caused enough damage to mankind on its course. With scientists warning about a possible second wave, we do not have sufficient...