Dengue fever could be passed on through sex! Medtalks with Dr KK Aggarwal
Dengue fever could be passed on through sex. Scientists have found the virus in the semen of a man, more than a month after he fell ill while travelling in Thailand.
The study, published in journal Eurosurveillance, documented the case of an Italian man in his 50s diagnosed with dengue fever after returning from Thailand in January.
DACAB trial study published in the Journal of American Medical Association showed that aspirin plus ticagrelor, an inhibitor of platelet aggregation, increased graft patency approximately 1 year following elective coronary artery bypass grafting with saphenous vein grafting to a greater degree than aspirin-only therapy.
Results of the RADIAL meta-analysis found that using a radial artery instead of a saphenous vein was associated with better outcomes after multivessel coronary artery bypass grafting. A recent meta-analysis found that common painkillers such as acetaminophen and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) confer little if any risk of inflammatory bowel disease exacerbation.
Frequent Finnish-style sauna baths were linked to a substantially reduced risk of new-onset stroke in an observational study in Europe.
A diet high in oily fish and fresh legumes was tied to later onset of natural menopause, and a diet high in refined pasta and rice was tied to earlier onset of menopause.
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