The doses of fish oil used in a Danish study were high, 2.4 grams per day — 15 to 20 times what most Americans consume from foods. Credit: Getty Images
A woman takes a close look at a steaming fumarola at the Solfatara crater bed in the Campi Flegrei near Naples, Italy. Photo: Fran D'Emilio
Discovery Hints at Possible Treatment, Cure for HIV – of extreme importance in Ukraine – which has high levels of HIV infection – and Russia – with even higher incidence of infection.
Approximately one in every 50 residents of that city [Yekaterinburg] is infected, with rates for younger age groups, newborns and certain districts even higher than that. Officials acknowledged that Sverdlovsk oblast as a whole ranks first in Russia in terms of the number of HIV infections registered per 100,000 population.
Ukraine’s Acting Minister of Health Ulana Suprun is an American-educated medical doctor.
Photo: Credit Ulana Suprun Facebook page.
< The eye of a 14-year-old child suffering from vitamin A deficiency. Photo: Medical Journal of Australia
An Australian scientist has proven that some so-called “picky eaters” may be following a diet that heads them toward poor eyesight and possibly even blindness. Professor Stephanie Watson recounts one case where a 14-year-old had been losing eyesight because of a diet that consisted mostly of nothing except chicken, potatoes, dry bread and Coke – had left him so malnourished he was going blind.