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Scientists create drug cocktail to cut treatment time by half for resistant tuberculosis

A new drug cocktail reduces the length of treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis from nearly two years to nine to 11 months with a similar effectiveness, according to a large clinical trial whose results were published in a U.S. journal Wednesday. Nearly 600,000 people contract multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) every year, killing more people than any other… Read More »

Acne treatment on horizon as scientists find gene areas linked to skin condition – Telegraph.co.uk

Treatment for the millions of Britons who suffer acne could be on the horizon after scientists found areas of DNA linked to the condition. Around 80 per cent of people aged between 11 and 30 struggle with acne at some point, which causes spots, oily skin and and can lead to permanent scarring But now… Read More »

Scientists find larger brain gives you better memory, logic AND reactions 

Does having a bigger brain make you more intelligent? Scientists find larger brain gives you better memory, logic AND reactions The question has been asked for over 200 years, with no clear link found Scientists used a sample size of 13,600 Britons, 70% larger than earlier studies They said employers should not use head size… Read More »