• 2020
  • Of these 20, two were targeted for eradication ( dracunculiasis (guinea-worm disease) by 2015 and yaws by 2020), and four for elimination ( blinding trachoma , human African trypanosomiasis , leprosy and lymphatic filariasis by 2020). (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Helminthiasis has been found to result in poor birth outcome, poor cognitive development, poor school and work performance, poor socioeconomic development, and poverty. (wikipedia.org)
  • medicines
  • Besides the use of indigenous based remedies for treatment of HIV and AIDS, the interest has also been increased by the continued use of these remedies for immune system based ailments even when allopathic medicines may be available. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Therefore, these energy medicines are used to stimulate the body's immune and hormonal systems and provide effective strategies to reduce stress, thus reducing the assault on the immune system caused by the production of stress-related biochemicals [ 5 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Applying traditional medicines to cleanse the blood is a common practice among Africans and is linked to boosting body energy. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • C, Cross-correlogram of spontaneous spiking of a pair of neighbor- ing ON alpha ganglion cells in the wild-type mouse retina shows a prominent central peak characteristic of unimodal spike synchrony. (politvolga.ru)
  • enter
  • Wading and swimming in fresh water in tropical regions causes schistosomal trematodes to enter the body. (medscape.com)
  • skin
  • They are acquired by skin contact with the whip worm larvae which inhabit grass covered ground that has been contaminated with human feces - usually by walking barefoot. (healthylifetea.com)
  • cells
  • The immune system is a part of the body which is able to detect a pathogen by using a specific receptor to produce immediate response by the activation of immune components cells, cytokines, and chemokines and also release of inflammatory mediator [ 2 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • available
  • To see if ranitidine, by reducing stomach acidity, can enhance the effectiveness of foscarnet, by making foscarnet more available to the body. (bioportfolio.com)
  • alternative
  • Governments in several African states are now giving maximum attention to alternative healthcare systems, which in effect has instigated a new drive for research and investment in the design of new programmes in this field. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • African
  • The philosophy of African traditional healing centers around restoring the body's energy balance and strengthening both mind and body through combinations of physical and mental interventions. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • study
  • This study will test the immune system response to and safety of two HIV vaccines alone and in combination: ALVAC-HIV (vCP1452) and LIPO-5. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to see if the vaccines tested are safe when given alone and when given together, and how the immune system responds to the vaccines. (bioportfolio.com)
  • In this study, five phage display antibodies (pdAbs) against ectromelia virus (ECTV) were selected from vaccinia virus (VACV)-immune phage-display library of human single chain variable fragments (scF. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The present study describes the fabrication of Tripolyphosphate (TPP)-crosslinked nanofibrous mats based on chitosan for use as a floating gastro-retentive delivery system. (bioportfolio.com)