You are here

Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire

Error message

Notice: unserialize(): Error at offset 65 of 67 bytes in _menu_link_translate() (line 882 of /home/cwydisea/public_html/includes/menu.inc).
Subscribe to Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire feed Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire
Updated: 1 hour 29 min ago

New Haven park overdoses possibly caused by fentanyl - Fox News

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 13:56

Fox News

New Haven park overdoses possibly caused by fentanyl
Fox News
Conflicting reports out of Connecticut suggest that at least some of the 76 patients who overdosed on synthetic marijuana in a New Haven park may have also ingested fentanyl. Dr. Katheryn Hawk, an emergency room physician at Yale New Haven Hospital, ...
What Is K2? Drug Behind New Haven Mass OverdosePatch.com
What is K2 or synthetic marijuana?FOX 61
Synthetic marijuana, aka 'K2,' confirmed as cause of New Haven overdosesNew Haven Register
WWLP.com -BuzzFeed News -Crime Watch Daily (blog) -New Haven Register
all 16 news articles »
Categories: Health

Research Links Long-Banned Insecticide DDT to Autism - HealthDay

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 13:25

HealthDay

Research Links Long-Banned Insecticide DDT to Autism
HealthDay
THURSDAY, Aug. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- High levels of exposure to the insecticide DDT in women seems to more than double the risk of autism in their children, new research suggests. The study looked for a link between the development of autism ...
Maternal exposure to insecticides tied to autism in offspringHealio
Autism Risk May Increase If Child's Mother Has High DDT ExposureLive Science
Study links mothers' pesticide levels with autism in childrenEurekAlert (press release)
Newsweek -Medscape -Inverse -Science Codex
all 25 news articles »
Categories: Health

Another Louisville resident dies from hepatitis A, bringing total to 5 - Courier Journal

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 12:46

WLWT Cincinnati

Another Louisville resident dies from hepatitis A, bringing total to 5
Courier Journal
A fifth Louisville resident has died from hepatitis A, according to the Louisville health department. The death happened "in the last five days or so," said Dave Langdon, spokesman for the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness.
3 deaths reported in hepatitis A outbreak, but its waningKSL.com

all 50 news articles »
Categories: Health

Mom issues warning after son hospitalized because of mosquito bite - Yahoo News

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 12:06

Yahoo News

Mom issues warning after son hospitalized because of mosquito bite
Yahoo News
A North Carolina mom is warning parents about the danger of mosquito bites after her son was diagnosed with La Crosse encephalitis. In a Facebook post, LoriAnne Surrett said her son, Noah, was complaining of a headache before being dropped off for a ...
NC mom issues warning after mosquito bite gives her 6-year-old seizures, brain swellingWWLTV.com
6-year-old ends up in ICU after bite from mosquitoWYFF Greenville
NC mom warns others after mosquito bite leads to seizures, brain swelling of 6-year-oldWJLA
WTHR -GoFundMe -WCNC.com
all 49 news articles »
Categories: Health

Just 1 CNY hospital ranks among the 32 best in New York for 2019 - Syracuse.com

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:59

Syracuse.com

Just 1 CNY hospital ranks among the 32 best in New York for 2019
Syracuse.com
FULL RANKING: The 32 best hospitals in New York, ranked for 2019: 12 are in Upstate NY. U.S. News & World Report's 2019 ranking of the best hospitals in America is a highly selective list that includes just three hospitals in New York State. The list ...

and more »Google News
Categories: Health

What Are the Symptoms of Measles? 107 Cases Confirmed Across 21 States - Newsweek

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:33

Newsweek

What Are the Symptoms of Measles? 107 Cases Confirmed Across 21 States
Newsweek
More than 107 people in the U.S. have been diagnosed with measles this year, according to health officials. The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention stated cases were reported across 21 states: Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois ...
New cases brings measles count to 3 in Florida's Gulf CoastWPTV.com
2 More Contract Measles In Pinellas CountyPatch.com
2 more sickened with measles in Pinellas County in first outbreak in 20 yearsWTSP.com
WWSB ABC 7 -Wink News -WFLA -FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
all 48 news articles »Google News
Categories: Health

Scientists Race To Improve 'Living Drugs' To Fight Cancer - NPR

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 09:05

NPR

Scientists Race To Improve 'Living Drugs' To Fight Cancer
NPR
Aaron Reid, 20, prepares to receive treatment for his leukemia with CAR-T cell therapy at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Pearl Mak/NPR hide caption. toggle caption. Pearl Mak/NPR. Aaron Reid, 20, prepares to receive treatment for ...
CAR T Cells: Engineering Immune Cells to Treat Cancer - National Cancer InstituteNational Cancer Institute
FDA approves CAR-T cell therapy to treat adults with certain types of large B-cell lymphomaFDA.gov
Health Outcomes: Peter B. Bach | Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

all 59 news articles »
Categories: Health

Clearer skin, fewer vitamins: How a vegan diet can change your body - CNN

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 09:03

Express.co.uk

Clearer skin, fewer vitamins: How a vegan diet can change your body
CNN
Veganism, the plant-based diet which shuns meat and dairy, is having its time in the sun. Since 2008, there has been a 350% increase in the number of self-described vegans in the UK alone. Where this motivation stems from is varied, but includes ...
Vitamin B12 deficiency warning - why you should never ignore this smelly symptomExpress.co.uk

all 3 news articles »
Categories: Health

Celebrity plastic surgeon known as 'Dr Bumbum' charged with murder after going on the run in Brazil - Yahoo Sports

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 06:43

Yahoo Sports

Celebrity plastic surgeon known as 'Dr Bumbum' charged with murder after going on the run in Brazil
Yahoo Sports
A celebrity plastic surgeon known as 'Dr Bumbum' has been charged with murder after he went on the run when one of his patients died. The surgeon – whose real name is Dr Denis Furtado – went missing after patient Lilian Calixto, 46, died in hospital ...

and more »Google News
Categories: Health

3 Deaths Reported in Hepatitis A Outbreak, but Its Waning - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 05:54

3 Deaths Reported in Hepatitis A Outbreak, but Its Waning
U.S. News & World Report
Health officials say a hepatitis A outbreak that originally spread from San Diego has killed three people in Utah, but it's now on the wane. Aug. 16, 2018, at 1:54 a.m.. 3 Deaths Reported in Hepatitis A Outbreak, but Its Waning. Share. ×. Share on ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Number of faulty children's vaccines in China surges to over 900000 - CNN

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 04:36

CNN

Number of faulty children's vaccines in China surges to over 900000
CNN
(CNN) Hundreds of thousands of additional vaccines intended for children have been found to be faulty, the Chinese government announced Wednesday, raising the number of known defective vaccines in the country to almost one million. In a statement ...
Chinese vaccine maker made 500000 substandard baby vaccines: XinhuaReuters
499800 Defective DPT Vaccines Shipped to Children in ChinaPrecisionVaccinations

all 52 news articles »
Categories: Health

Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says - Washington Post

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 04:04

Washington Post

Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says
Washington Post
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to lung disease decades later, according to a study published Thursday by the American Cancer Society. For 22 years, researchers have been following more than 70,000 adults who have never smoked.
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke may increase risk of adult lung disease deathMedical Xpress
Smoking parents may up kids' risk of lung disease related deathsBusiness Standard
Are you a smoker? Your child may have greater risk of COPDTheHealthSite
Our Market Research
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

5 myths about breast cancer debunked - Petoskey News-Review

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 21:44

WDAM-TV

5 myths about breast cancer debunked
Petoskey News-Review
There's a reason that breast cancer awareness among the American public is high. According to the American Cancer Society, one in eight American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Every year, patients and their caregivers ...
Have Cancer? These Are the Foods You Should Be EatingThe Cheat Sheet
Kickoff breakfast launches countdown to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer WalkWDAM-TV
The second annual Ed Jovanovski Charity Golf Classic is being called a success.windsoriteDOTca News
WXXV News 25
all 13 news articles »Google News
Categories: Health

MIT leads the way in spaghetti-based innovation - Engadget

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 20:21

Engadget

MIT leads the way in spaghetti-based innovation
Engadget
Breaking dry spaghetti noodles into precisely two parts might seem impossible, but scientists at MIT have done exactly that. In a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers report how they twisted the noodles ...
The 1 trick for breaking uncooked spaghetti perfectly in halfToday.com
Scientists Solve Spaghetti Mystery That Irked Richard FeynmanGizmodo
MIT scientists crack the case of breaking spaghetti in twoArs Technica
Live Science -I4U News -The Bobr Times -Daily Mail
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

New tick causes epidemic of Rocky Mountain spotted fever - NBCNews.com

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 20:02

NBCNews.com

New tick causes epidemic of Rocky Mountain spotted fever
NBCNews.com
The brown dog tick is more likely to bite people and spread the often fatal bacterial infection, experts say. by Maggie Fox / Aug.15.2018 / 8:02 PM ET. The brown dog tick.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
Tick fever threatens to spread to US from MexicoAOL

all 5 news articles »
Categories: Health

Death from a dog lick? Veterinarian explains rare infection triggered by pets' saliva - Fox News

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:57

Fox News

Death from a dog lick? Veterinarian explains rare infection triggered by pets' saliva
Fox News
Some pet owners may be on edge after two cases of a rare — but potentially deadly — infection linked to dog saliva popped up in Wisconsin this summer, leading to the death of one woman and amputation of another man's limbs. In both cases, doctors ...
Infections from a dog lick are a risk but very rare. Experts say get medical help fast.KHOU.com
This is how your 'dog lick' can actually kill you; all you need to know about CapnocytophagaInternational Business Times, India Edition
Report: What You Need To Know About Capnocytophaga, The Bacteria Behind The 'Dog Lick Disease' – Top NewsBrinkwire (press release)

all 13 news articles »
Categories: Health

Recall of tainted blood pressure drugs alarms some consumers - The Mercury News

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:33

The Mercury News

Recall of tainted blood pressure drugs alarms some consumers
The Mercury News
Some people suffering from high blood pressure who take valsartan-containing medications have been frantically calling their pharmacies and doctors to find out whether they should stop taking their heart pills in the wake of the FDA's recent recall ...
FDA Recalls thyroid medicationwnep.com
FDA issues recall on two thyroid medicationsCNYcentral.com
Recall Alert: FDA Warning About Two Thyroid MedicationsCBS Denver
Atlanta Journal Constitution -9News.com KUSA -WJXT News4JAX -myfox8.com
all 126 news articles »
Categories: Health

CDC monitoring measles outbreak in more than 20 states - WJLA

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 14:57

WJLA

CDC monitoring measles outbreak in more than 20 states
WJLA
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) -- The Centers for Disease Control is monitoring a measles outbreak in 21 states. From January 1 to July 14, 2018, 107 people from the affected states were reported to have measles. The states being monitored at this time ...
CDC issues measles report from 21 states comes at start of new school yearMassLive.com
CDC monitoring measles outbreak in 21 states, including Oklahomakfor.com
Measles Outbreak In 21 States: Symptoms, Vaccination EffectivenessNewsweek
8News -WTSP.com -KHOU.com -6abc.com
all 102 news articles »
Categories: Health

Pages

 

Disclaimer: The info that is posted here is gleaned from online sources (such as Wikipedia), news reports, etc., so obviously we do not vouch one iota for its accuracy -- this site is for "edutainment" purposes only. We include links to sites with more information that may be useful to people who are unfortunately afflicted with the diseases we've posted. Now, shoo. And enjoy the site.

Images on this site are either Public Domain or covered under one or more of the following licenses: Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.5; Creative Commons Attribution 2.0; GNU Free Documentation License , Version 1.2; and/or by permission of the copyright holders. If we have used an image and failed to attribute it properly, we will be most happy to do that or remove it from the site. Please use the contact form at the top of the page to let us know. Thanks!