Monthly Archives: October 2014

Antibiotics in Farmed Fish Causing Human Resistance

Antibiotics are a type of medicine used to treat bacterial infections in humans and animals. This medication works by either killing the bacteria or stopping reproduction before they multiply and…

Sugary Soda Linked to the Aging of Cells

Coca Cola has been enjoyed by consumers around the world since 1886. In the days before there were clinical research programs to regulate pharmaceuticals, Coca Cola was released as a…

Canadian Ebola Vaccine in Clinical Testing Phase

The Ebola virus was first documented in 1976 in South Sudan and northern Democratic Republic of the Congo. Today, West Africa is experiencing an Ebola outbreak which has turned into…

Lundbeck Develops Drug to Reduce Alcohol Dependence

Alcohol dependence can manifest in many different ways. It may be the inability to go an evening without drinking, or being unable to enjoy oneself in a social setting without…

Dengue-Blocking Mosquitos Released in Brazil

For those that live in tropical regions,there is an everyday concern about contracting a mosquito-borne illness called dengue fever. Typical symptoms of dengue fever are non-lethal and include fever, headache,…