Deadly ‘rat fever’ in flood-ravaged Indian state

“Rat fever” has killed at least 12 people with another 54 suspected fatal cases in the southern Indian state of Kerala since August, after the worst floods in almost a century, authorities said Tuesday. A total of 372 people have […]

Poop transplants work as well as antibiotics to treat a common and deadly cause of diarrhea, and perhaps even better

Poop transplants work as well as antibiotics to treat a common and deadly cause of diarrhea, and perhaps even better, researchers reported Saturday. Their small and unusual study suggests that doctors should try fecal transplants right off when patients in […]