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Life with lower prostate cancer risk possible for men who drink coffee

A medical study of Italian researchers recommend to men to drink at least three cups of coffee  daily to reduce risk of prostate cancer by more than 50 percent. It’s about the Italian coffee preparation recipe, which requires high pressure, very high water temperature and no filters.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Medicine

The world’s first vaccine against malaria will be tested in Africa

This is really important: the world's first vaccine against malaria,  RTS,S vaccine , will be introduced in three countries - Ghana, Kenya and Malawi - starting in 2018. It trains the immune system to attack the malaria parasite, which is spread by mosquito bites. The World Health Organization (WHO) said the jab had the potential to save tens of thousands of lives

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Medicine

The tranexamic acid (TXA) has promising results to stop women’s bleeding after giving birth

The results of a clinical trial conducted in 193 hospitals in 21 countries, involved 20,000 women , released Wednesday in the journal Lancet. suggest that a single injection of an old drug which costs less than $1 a dose  may be able to save tens of thousands of lives each year if a major bleeding after giving birth occurs. Bleeding is the leading cause of maternal mortality around the world.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Medicine

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