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A Step in the Fight Against a Deadly Parasite

A STEP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST A DEADLY PARASITE

Scientists at Tufts devise a method to store the Cryptosporidium parasite, aiding vaccine research efforts In May, just before one...

Accelerometer Based Assessment of Intestinal Peristalsis: Towards Miniaturized Low Power Solutions for Intestinal Implants

ACCELEROMETER BASED ASSESSMENT OF INTESTINAL PERISTALSIS: TOWARDS MINIATURIZED LOW POWER SOLUTIONS FOR INTESTINAL IMPLANTS

Nora Vanessa de Camp , Axel Heimann , Oliver Kempski , Jürgen Bergeler Early Access Note: Early Access articles are new content made...

 
 
 

IMPACT OF NANOPARTICLE SURFACE FUNCTIONALIZATION ON THE PROTEIN CORONA AND CELLULAR ADHESION, UPTAKE AND TRANSPORT

Upon ingestion, nanoparticles can interact with the intestinal epithelial barrier potentially resulting in systemic uptake of nanoparticles....

CDC says parasitic outbreak traced to McDonald's salad has ended

CDC SAYS PARASITIC OUTBREAK TRACED TO MCDONALD'S SALAD HAS ENDED

The FDA reports advances in testing helped investigators during an outbreak of cyclospora infections this summer. More than 500 people...

 
 
 
5 of the Most Common Digestive Issues Related to Exercise

5 OF THE MOST COMMON DIGESTIVE ISSUES RELATED TO EXERCISE

Have you ever experienced nausea, diarrhea, or other unpleasant digestive issues during or after a workout? You're not alone! Exercise...

New Urine Test Can Identify the Cause of River Blindness

NEW URINE TEST CAN IDENTIFY THE CAUSE OF RIVER BLINDNESS

River blindness or onchocerciasis which is caused by a parasitic infection can be identified by a newly developed urine dipstick test.

 
 
 
A dangerous parasitic illness spread by bugs that bite people's faces at night is spreading in the US, doctors warn

A DANGEROUS PARASITIC ILLNESS SPREAD BY BUGS THAT BITE PEOPLE'S FACES AT NIGHT IS SPREADING IN THE US, DOCTORS WARN

REUTERS/German Pomar Chagas disease is a nasty parasitic illness spread by bites from bloodsucking triatomine bugs. These bugs climb...

How to Cure SIBO When You Have Coexisting Conditions

HOW TO CURE SIBO WHEN YOU HAVE COEXISTING CONDITIONS

After writing my eBook The SIBO Solution where I talk about my experience curing small intestinal bacterial overgrowth syndrome naturally,...

 
 
 

CANNABIS LINK TO RELIEVING INTESTINAL INFLAMMATION EXPLAINED

Reports from cannabis users that the drug reduces the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease may finally be explained by new research...

Improve your gut feeling

IMPROVE YOUR GUT FEELING

Besides strengthening bones and skin benefits, some experts believe collagen can heal digestive and intestinal disorders, too

 
 
 
More than 400 confirmed sick in Fresh Express, McDonald's salad outbreak

MORE THAN 400 CONFIRMED SICK IN FRESH EXPRESS, MCDONALD'S SALAD OUTBREAK

In the past week, another 41 people were confirmed infected by Cyclospora parasites in an outbreak traced to Fresh Express salad mix...

Rat lungworm cases linked to eating centipedes; host snails increasing in US

RAT LUNGWORM CASES LINKED TO EATING CENTIPEDES; HOST SNAILS INCREASING IN US

A foodborne parasite detected in two patients in a Chinese hospital has been traced to consumption of raw wild centipedes, according...

 
 
 
A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was 'forced to wear Depends diapers' in parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened at least 395 people

A WOMAN IS SUING MCDONALD'S SALAD SUPPLIER AFTER BECOMING SO SEVERELY ILL SHE WAS 'FORCED TO WEAR DEPENDS DIAPERS' IN PARASITIC ILLNESS OUTBREAK THAT HAS SICKENED AT LEAST 395 PEOPLE

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was "forced to wear Depends...

The company behind the McDonald's parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people has issued another recall, and still can't explain what happened

THE COMPANY BEHIND THE MCDONALD'S PARASITE OUTBREAK THAT SICKENED 395 PEOPLE HAS ISSUED ANOTHER RECALL, AND STILL CAN'T EXPLAIN WHAT HAPPENED

Getty Images Fresh Express has issued another product recall, after its salads were found to be the source of an outbreak of the cyclospora...

 
 
 
FDA finds Cyclospora in Fresh Express salad sold at McDonald's restaurants

FDA FINDS CYCLOSPORA IN FRESH EXPRESS SALAD SOLD AT MCDONALD'S RESTAURANTS

Federal officials have confirmed parasites in salad mix that Fresh Express sold to McDonald's and other unnamed companies. Almost 300...

Dozens Of Salads And Wraps May Contain A Fecal Parasite, USDA Warns

DOZENS OF SALADS AND WRAPS MAY CONTAIN A FECAL PARASITE, USDA WARNS

The beef, pork and poultry items were recently sold at stores like Kroger, Trader Joe's and Walgreens.

 
 
 
Check Your Labels: Salads and Wraps From Trader Joe's, Kroger, and Walgreens Could Have an Intestinal Parasite

CHECK YOUR LABELS: SALADS AND WRAPS FROM TRADER JOE'S, KROGER, AND WALGREENS COULD HAVE AN INTESTINAL PARASITE

If you've grabbed a salad or wrap from Trader Joe's, Kroger, or Walgreens recently, you may want to check the label. The USDA is warning...

Parasite found in wraps and salads sold at Trader Joe's and Walgreens

PARASITE FOUND IN WRAPS AND SALADS SOLD AT TRADER JOE'S AND WALGREENS

The products, distributed by Indianapolis-based Caito Foods, were found to be contaminated with cyclospora, which causes 'explosive...

 
 
 
7 Essential Oils That Help Deter Fleas

7 ESSENTIAL OILS THAT HELP DETER FLEAS

Fleas may be small, but they cause big problems. They're external parasites that cling to skin and survive by taking advantage of their...

Wraps, salads sold at Trader Joe's, other retailers recalled due to possible parasite

WRAPS, SALADS SOLD AT TRADER JOE'S, OTHER RETAILERS RECALLED DUE TO POSSIBLE PARASITE

The parasite in question, cyclospora cayetanenis, can cause stomach cramps, nausea, fatigue, body aches and diarrhea.