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The importance of teaching our children how to eat

Nowadays, nobody discusses that what we learn when we are children will mark our adult life. Among the many things that we learn being children, we find eating habits, that is to say, how and what on do we feed. Among other things, what children learn when they develop can...

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Microfotografa d'un pulm afectat de tuberculosi.

COPD and anemia: an underdiagnosed association

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a highly prevalent disease in Spain.  It is the fourth cause of death in developed countries and overall fifth in the world according to World Health Organization estimates. A study with patients suffering from COPD...

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Swine and bacteria

Though we normally do not think about it, farm animals also suffer from diseases. A team from the UAB has studied the behaviour of bacterial populations of  Haemophilus parasuis  found in pigs and which sometimes provokes mortal outbreaks. This bacterium is a respiratory pathogen in pigs, whose...

Persona afectada de esporotricosi en els ganglis