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Basil is retrieved from the stores following E. coli findings

The recall applies to basilica, packed in transparent plastic bags of 80 grams. The bags are labeled with "Thai Veggi Sweet Basil Leaves" and the lot number SDF035, writes Mattilsynet. Basilica is imported from Asian Food Import and is sold to free-standing stores around Norway from April 3 this year. Customers who bought the magazines are invited to throw them …

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Rats smell like tuberculosis in children

Rats trained to find out if a child has tuberculosis. They are much nicer to diagnose than doctors who test children in developing countries. This is the result of research conducted at Sokoine Agricultural University in Tanzania. The study published in the journal Pedriatric Research shows that when educated, African rats hit several bowls of saliva from children, the rats …

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Low alcohol consumption is linked to higher service life

In the survey, 600,000 people in 19 countries asked their own health and alcohol consumption. The analyzes showed that drinking more than 100 grams of alcohol per week (5-6 glasses of wine) could be linked to shorter life. The people in the group who reported that they drank less than 100 grams of alcohol per week had the lowest mortality …

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Do not drink more than one drink a day

The study was published in the medical journal Lancet Thursday. It is based on figures from 83 research projects in 19 countries that have followed over 600,000 people who drink alcohol. The conclusion is that people who drink more than seven alcohol units a week can expect to die earlier than those who drink less. 19659002] – What we say …

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Both high and low cholesterol can make you sick

It is well known to most that high cholesterol is dangerous. However, a new study shows that both high and low cholesterol levels are likely to increase the risk of infectious diseases. New knowledge about the so-called HDL cholesterol, formerly known as "the good cholesterol star." – This is brand new, says Børge Nordestgaard, clinical professor at the clinical medical …

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The consumption of expensive drugs in Norway is increasing strongly -itromso.no

It is apparent from the report "Drug Abuse in Norway 2013-2017" from the Norwegian Public Health Institute (FHI), which gives an overview of the total sales of pharmaceuticals in Norway. During this period, drug consumption increased by 10 percent, while the cost increase was approximately 40 percent. – Increased use of new and expensive drugs, which are now heavily funded …

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Inhalation powder on the replacement list from 1 May

The Swedish Medicines Agency believes that generic inhalants approved with Seretide Diskus and Symbicort inhalation powder as reference medicinal products are medically equivalent to the reference drug and that the drugs are suitable for drug replacement. Inhalation aerosol (spray) Patient Guide Pharmacists will guide patients in drug replacement so that the medicines are used properly, including the demonstration of the …

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Two new infections at UNN – have found the resulting virus -itromso.no

Thursday last week unknown virus was detected at a bed post at the neuro-, skin and rheumatological department and 12 were ill. Since yesterday, two new infected patients have been registered – one patient and one employee, and the first tests have been positive for the norovirus. – There are now 14 people who have been or are ill since …

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Sandefjord Leaf – Each year, 20 women in Vestfold receive cervical cancer: Mari hopes that a mobile game can do something

Local News – 5 kr for 5 weeks – The answer to the game so far has been overwhelming. But we want more participants, especially from Vestfold. Project leader Mari Nygård in the Cancer Registry. – Video about the game has so far been shared over 22,000 times on Facebook and more than 10,000 people have downloaded the game itself. …

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