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10 Bizarre Diseases With No Cure

10 Bizarre Diseases With No Cure 10) Benjamin Button Syndrome Progeria is an extremely rare genetic disorder that causes those with the disease to age ten times faster than normal. Although those with progeria have above average intelligence, the syndrome affects their physical bodies, causing them to look older than their years. Symptoms include stunted […]

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Preparing for Outbreak: Fighting the World’s Deadliest Diseases | Freethink

“Disease X” “Something called ‘Disease X’” “…called ‘Disease X’” [Narrator] There was massive hype about ‘Disease X.’ Headlines predicted capital-G, Global pandemic. The only problem? Disease X doesn’t really exist. If you want to understand Disease X, you have to understand this– the Blueprint of Priority Diseases. Okay, so it doesn’t actually look like this. […]

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10 BIZARRE DISEASES Science Can’t Explain!

– Is there a cure for baldness yet? A brother’s getting impatient! So many of us are fascinated with the human body, not just what it’s capable of, but what can go wrong with it. Medical dramas are some of the most popular shows on television for that very reason, because, not only do they […]

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Why don’t archaea cause disease?

A pathogen is an agent, especially a microorganism, that’s able to cause disease. Bacteria and viruses include the most well known pathogens, but fungi, protozoa, misfolded proteins called prions and even algae can infect a host and cause disease too. But why? Pathogenesis is a bad idea right, because what you’re doing is making the […]

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