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By Robert Herriman On Sunday, May 11th, 2014
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What is Strongyloides stercoralis ?

Infection with Strongyloides stercoralis, a nematode parasite,  is frequently asymptomatic or may show few clinical signs. However, on occasion it can persist for many years due to autoinfection, and depending More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
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Parasite drug, ivermectin, shown effective against bed bugs according to study

Sixty percent of bed bugs who got a blood meal from a person treated with an anti-parasitic drug died, according to research presented at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene’s annual meeting More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, November 1st, 2012
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Sanofi Pasteur’s ‘Sklice’ more effective than nit combing at eliminating head lice according to study

Pediculus humanus capitis (head louse) Image/CDC A single, 10-minute, at-home application of ivermectin was more effective than vehicle control (nit combing) in eliminating head-louse infestations at 1, 7, and 14 More...


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