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Washington woman dead from brain-eating amoeba after using neti pot filled with tap water, report says

The woman filled the neti pot with tap water, doctors said. (iStock) A Seattle, Washington woman whose brain was partly a “ball of bloody mush” after rare brain-eating amoebas infected her likely contracted the organisms after she used a neti pot full of tap water to clear her sinuses, according to a report. The woman,… Read More »

World AIDS Day 2018: 2.1 Million Indians Are HIV Positive Says UNAIDS, But More Than 40% Are Unaware

World AIDS Day 2018 (Photo Credits: File Pic) Since 1988, the world has observed December 1 as World AIDS Day, the first among all global health days. It was observed to show solidarity with the ones living with HIV and AIDS, to create awareness, and to remember the ones who didn’t survive the fight against… Read More »