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Public Health Threat Of Measles Is Far From Over

28 August 2019, Lower Saxony, Hanover: A pediatrician vaccinates a one-year-old child in the thigh DPA/PICTURE ALLIANCE VIA GETTY IMAGES In 2018, the global resurgence of measles began in earnest. Worldwide, deaths attributed to measles topped 140,000. In 2019, the pace of spread of measles accelerated, as the numbers of cases rose considerably compared to 2018. It is likely that once ... Read More »

Why India needs to worry about the antibiotic resistance threat

NN | Antibiotic use has a downside — the more often these drugs are used, the more quickly bugs outsmart them. The recent death in US of a woman due to a superbug, likely contracted in India, has reignited the debate over antibiotic resistant bacteria. Here’s why this threat is real. Stay updated on the go with Times of India ... Read More »

Chewable Tobacco Major Health Threat, Needs Regulation: Doctors

NEW DELHI: Chewable tobacco is emerging as a major threat in India when it comes to causing cancer that affects 11 lakh people a year, top doctors today said while urging the government to increase taxation on it to reduce its consumption. Over 700 delegates from around 15 foreign countries have gathered in Delhi for a four-day global conference on ... Read More »

One In Every Four Men In Aizawl Facing Cancer Threat

AIZAWL: Men in Mizoram’s capital Aizawl have much higher probability of developing cancer than their counterparts in any other part of the country, an official said in Aizawl on Monday. According to the Population Based Cancer Registries (PBCR), the probability of contracting any type of cancer in a lifetime (up to 74 years of age) is one in four males ... Read More »

What ingredients can help combat the threat of continual infection?

a new study by means of the college of Liverpool’s Institute of ageing and persistent disease has diagnosedmeals stuffs that could help save you persistent irritation that contributes to many leading reasons of death. inflammation takes place evidently inside the frame but whilst it is going incorrect or goes on too long, it is able to trigger sickness tactics. out ... Read More »

Toy maker Maisto’s internet site pushed developing CryptXXX ransomware threat

Attackers are aggressively pushing a brand new record-encrypting ransomware application known asCryptXXX by way of compromising web sites, the brand new sufferer being U.S. toy maker Maisto.thankfully, there may be a tool which could help users decrypt CryptXXX affected files without cost. protection researchers from Malwarebytes suggested Thursday that maisto.com was infected with malicious JavaScript that loaded the Angler exploit ... Read More »

Latest attack against Russian bank employees highlights the threat to financial institutions

The employees of at least six Russian banks were recently the target of a well-crafted email attack where hackers masqueraded as the Russian Central Bank to trick them into installing malware. The incident is the latest in a string of malware attacks against financial institutions over the past year. Together they signal a shift in focus for many cybercriminal groups, ... Read More »

Dollar strength posing a threat to company profits

As the thick of earnings season begins this week, be prepared to hear that the strong U.S. dollar is the culprit behind many disappointments. This will be a tough year for earnings partly due to continued dollar strength, said Steve Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of global currencies, ... Read More »