Zika, dengue, yellow fever and Japanese encephalitis viruses belong to one genus - flavivirus. Dr. Ewelina Król, who is working on the vaccine against the Zika virus, talks about the development of vaccines for diseases caused by this group of pathogens.
If you want to do a genetic test, use a certified laboratory, preferably one that operates at a large medical centre, advises Prof. Katarzyna Tońska, a geneticist from the University of Warsaw. She points out that in Poland there is chaos in legal regulations concerning DNA testing.
On the day of an important sports event, the risk of heart attack in men may increase by up to 11% in relation to the initial risk, warn experts of the campaign "Heart attack - time is life". That is why it is worth to know the symptoms of myocardial infarction and respond quickly, they point out.