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New strain of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: what are the symptoms of this tick-borne disease that kills up to 40% of infected people?

New strain of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: what are the symptoms of this tick-borne disease that kills up to 40% of infected people?

While a new strain of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever has recently been discovered in Russia. The Independent takes stock of the symptoms that can alert. On Tuesday, Russian scientists at Sechenov University in Moscow discovered a new strain of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fevera disease with a fatality rate of up to 40%, which worries them. Also …

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How do you know the difference between a sprain and a strain?

Mansong Suttakarn/Shutterstock Sprain or strain? You trip and hurt your ankle. Oh! She’s swollen, throbbing…it’s clearly a sprain. Or maybe a sprain? What is the difference between the two? If you’re constantly confusing sprains with strains, you’re not alone. “It’s easy to confuse sprains with strains because in both cases the soft tissues around the …

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