Scientists have found that some urinary tract bacteria use a hair‑like fiber to avoid being flushed out.
Kids are more susceptible to earaches because their middle ear—not fully developed—are more likely to clog up with fluid.
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Scientists harness the power of viruses to fight off deadly bacterial infections.
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Ten percent of the population in 17th century London died gruesomely of smallpox, a virus that spread easily via airborne particles or contaminated clothing.
Depression may have an evolutionary benefit. It may improve one's chances of fighting off infection.
Say, "Ahh!" Why do we have tonsils and why are they sometimes taken out?
New strains of antibiotic-resistant bacteria are appearing faster than scientists can discover new antibiotics.
Our bodies are also made up of living cells, the antibiotics have to distinguish between the cells in our bodies and the cells of the bacteria.