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Gallus

(gal'ŭs),
A genus of gallinaceous birds including Gallus domestica, the domestic chicken.
[L. gallus, a cock]
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Q. How contagious is chicken pox? I just found out that a kid in my son's preschool has chicken pox. What are the chances my son got it too? He hasn't been vaccinated against it. He is 3 years old.

A. take it easy Issac. chicken pox is a typical disease children have. me too i still live. the most important thing is that your child does not scratch his face because it can make skin damages. your 3 year old child has only now with 3 years a more or less correct working lymph system. perhaps this link-page can help you too:

before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. Is chicken pox dangerous to my fetus? I am pregnant and have never had chicken pox before. My daughter is 2 years old and has not had chicken pox before and hasn't been vaccinated against it either. If she does catch chicken pox can this be dangerous to me or the fetus?

A. perhaps it will be then useful if the chicken pox would appear that you have then a separate room if necessary (quarantine).
i advice you also to inform yourself and build your own opinion with this link-page:

before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. i ate a piece of chicken breast and bone is stuck in my throat what to do

A. You should seek medical treatment - if it's stuck high enough the may be to remove it with simple maneuver. Otherwise, the may use endocscopy (a pipe-like device with a camera that helps to get the bone out). It may cause problems such as tearing and causing a hole in your throat or your digestive tract, so it should be removed.

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Senior, the reason, according to the scientific finding, why gallus gallus domesticus featured in the equation is that the fowl is a strong competitor to this Ewoezo clan when it comes to consumption of maize or corn.
The effect of thermal manipulation during embryogenesis of broiler chicks (Gallus domesticus) on hatchability, body weight and thermoregulation after hatch.
Key words: biochemistry, reference intervals, avian, backyard poultry, chicken, hen, Gallus gallus domesticus
In addition, known concentrations of DNA (41ng, 40.99ng, 40.95ng, 40.59ng, 38.95ng, 36.9ng, 30.75ng, 20.5ng, 10.25ng, 4.1ng, 2.05ng, 0.41ng, 0.041ng and 0.0041ng) of the species Bos taurus, Bubalus bubalis, Sus scrofa domesticus, Ovis aries, Gallus gallus domesticus and Salmo salar were diluted and mixed in 1 mL Eppendorf tubes to ensure the specificity of the assay.
The ultrastructure of the boundary tissue of the seminiferous tubule in the testis of the domestic fowl (Gallus domesticus).
The induced effects of lead, chromium, and cadmium on poultry bird Gallus domesticus were investigated.
Eggs belonging to Egyptian Fayoumi breed of gallus domesticus, were obtained from Poultry Research Institute, Rawalpindi, Punjab.
Altered development and protein metabolism in skeletal muscles of broiler chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus) by corticosterone.
Most of these studies, apart from some exceptions [18,19], are mostly about domestic poultry (Gallus domesticus).