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Californians urged to remove standing water to reduce mosquitoes - The Mercury News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 19:34

The Mercury News

Californians urged to remove standing water to reduce mosquitoes
The Mercury News
The California Department of Public Health on Monday issued an advisory urging all Californians to eliminate standing water around their homes and businesses to help reduce mosquito populations that could lead to Zika and West Nile virus infections.
The Looming Threat of Yellow FeverNew York Times
4 things to know about mosquito seasonKnoxville News Sentinel
The world has been waiting on this news about the Zika virusNJ.com

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Mom hears son's heartbeat in transplant recipient - WWBT NBC12 News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 18:59

Daily Mail

Mom hears son's heartbeat in transplant recipient
WWBT NBC12 News
A mother listened to her son's heart beat again in a transplant recipient Monday in Omaha, NE. Her son died in an accident at 16 years old. (Source: KMTV/CNN). OMAHA, NE (KMTV/CNN) - A mother who lost her 16-year-old son in a tragic accident met the ...
Alzheimer Awareness in Winston-SalemWXII The Triad

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Mom hears son's heartbeat in transplant recipient - WWBT NBC12 News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 18:59

Mom hears son's heartbeat in transplant recipient
WWBT NBC12 News
A mother listened to her son's heart beat again in a transplant recipient Monday in Omaha, NE. Her son died in an accident at 16 years old. (Source: KMTV/CNN). OMAHA, NE (KMTV/CNN) - A mother who lost her 16-year-old son in a tragic accident met the ...

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John Oliver on kidney dialysis, Taco Bell and death - Washington Post

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 17:40

Washington Post

John Oliver on kidney dialysis, Taco Bell and death
Washington Post
During the three years that HBO's “Last Week Tonight” has aired, host John Oliver has skewered one political absurdity after another. But the late-night comedian has also used his platform to delve into more complicated issues — the debate over net ...
John Oliver tackled a healthcare story last night, and it was a thing of beautyBusiness Insider

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Doctors Who Are Moms Say They Face Discrimination At Work - NPR

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 16:27

NPR

Doctors Who Are Moms Say They Face Discrimination At Work
NPR
"If you become chief resident are you just going to get pregnant and have a baby?" asked the silver-haired male attending physician as I sat interviewing for the prestigious academic position of chief internal medicine resident. "That's what all the ...
Chris Clifford: The moment I knew medicine was my callingAmerican Medical Association (blog)

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Officer nearly dies from fentanyl overdose after traffic stop - CBS News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 16:07

CBS News

Officer nearly dies from fentanyl overdose after traffic stop
CBS News
EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio -- Police say an officer suffered an accidental overdose following a drug arrest in Ohio when he touched powder on his shirt without realizing it was the powerful opiod fentanyl. CBS Pittsburgh reports Patrolman Chris Green ...

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Leaving Segregated Neighborhoods Lowers Blacks' Blood Pressure - NPR

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 15:21

NPR

Leaving Segregated Neighborhoods Lowers Blacks' Blood Pressure
NPR
African-Americans experience a significant drop in their blood pressure after they move out of highly segregated neighborhoods and into more integrated neighborhoods, researchers report Monday. A study involving more than 2,000 African-Americans found ...
Leaving segregated neighborhoods reduces blood pressure for blacksMedical Xpress
High blood pressure linked to racially segregated neighborhoodsQcity metro

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Recall: The Honest Company Baby Wipes - WebMD

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 15:16

New York Magazine

Recall: The Honest Company Baby Wipes
WebMD
May 15, 201 7 -- The Honest Company is voluntarily recalling some baby wipes because they may have mold on them. The wipes are distributed in the United States and Canada in these sizes and with these Universal Product Code (UPC) numbers: 10-count ...
Honest Company recalls baby wipes for possible mold contaminationKREM.com
The Honest Company Recalling Certain Lots of WipesNBC New York

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Michigan has 10th biggest drug problem in United States, report says - MLive.com

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 15:13

MLive.com

Michigan has 10th biggest drug problem in United States, report says
MLive.com
Danielle Daunais, who works as a pharmacist at the V.A. hospital, fills prescriptions while volunteering at the Helen M. Nickless Volunteer Clinic in Hampton Township on Wednesday, April 2. (Danielle McGrew). Print Email · Brandon Champion ...
New England states rank among worst for drug abuse problems, report findsWCVB Boston
Report: Michigan 10th nationwide for drug problemsWOODTV.com
Drug Addiction In US 2017: Columbia, Vermont, Colorado, Most Affected By Drugs, New Study RevealsInternational Business Times
WalletHub
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Measles Outbreak Caused by Anti-Vax Campaign, Officials Say - Live Science

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 13:32

Live Science

Measles Outbreak Caused by Anti-Vax Campaign, Officials Say
Live Science
Misinformation about links between vaccinations and autism led to fewer immunizations in Somali-Americans in Minnesota. Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images. A recent measles outbreak that has thus far sickened dozens of Somali-Americans in Minnesota ...
Inside the fight against the measles outbreakMinnesota Public Radio News
Health Incident Command Team Works to Prevent Measles SpreadU.S. News & World Report
Minnesota's 'incident team' races to stop measles outbreakMinneapolis Star Tribune
WFMY News 2 -TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press -hngnews.com
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Parole board holding clemency hearing for death row inmate - KTAR.com

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 13:10

KTAR.com

Parole board holding clemency hearing for death row inmate
KTAR.com
FILE - In this undated file photo released by the Georgia Department of Corrections, J.W. Ledford Jr., poses for a photo. Lawyers for Ledford, a Georgia death row inmate argue the state's lethal injection drug will cause him unconstitutional suffering ...

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NHS cyber-attack: No 'second spike' but disruption continues - BBC News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 11:55

BBC News

NHS cyber-attack: No 'second spike' but disruption continues
BBC News
A "second spike" in cyber-attacks has not hit the NHS but some hospital trusts are suffering ongoing disruption due to Friday's ransomware attack. Routine surgery and GP appointments have been cancelled across the NHS as it recovers from the global ...
Cyberattack wave ebbs, but experts see risk of moreMiami Herald
Cyber Worm Attack Propels Health Funding to Center of British Election CampaignU.S. News & World Report
Cyber attack: Latest evidence indicates 'phishing' emails not to blame for global hackTelegraph.co.uk
Daily Mail -BBC News -The Guardian -Mirror.co.uk
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RECALL: Company issues recall on baby wipes due to possible mold - KLFY

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 11:08

KLFY

RECALL: Company issues recall on baby wipes due to possible mold
KLFY
(WAFB) – The Honest Company has issued a voluntary recall on certain baby wipes due to the possible presence of mold. According to the company's website, the wipes are distributed in the US and Canada in the following packaging configurations:.

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Police officer overdoses after accidental contact with fentanyl on traffic stop - WPXI Pittsburgh

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:51

WPXI Pittsburgh

Police officer overdoses after accidental contact with fentanyl on traffic stop
WPXI Pittsburgh
EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio - An eastern Ohio officer was revived with four doses of Narcan after he accidentally came into contact with fentanyl during a traffic stop and overdosed. Patrolman Chris Green of the East Liverpool Police Department responded to a ...
Police officer overdoses on drug callSky News
Ohio officer accidentally overdoses after touching Fentanyl during drug responseWDTN

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Patients: Roundup gave us cancer as EPA official helped the company - CNN

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:45

CNN

Patients: Roundup gave us cancer as EPA official helped the company
CNN
(CNN) Christine Sheppard fantasizes about her life before cancer. Before she had to take painkillers "all the time." Before she had to seriously worry about when she might die. "I found out something was wrong because my right leg swelled up enormously ...
TONIGHT AT 5: Does the most popular weed killer on the planet cause cancer?WPXI Pittsburgh

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Racial And Ethnic Disparities Persist In Sudden Infant Deaths - WBUR

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 09:57

WBUR

Racial And Ethnic Disparities Persist In Sudden Infant Deaths
WBUR
American Indian and Alaska Native families are much more likely to have an infant die suddenly and unexpectedly, and that risk has remained higher than in other ethnic groups since public health efforts were launched to prevent sudden infant death ...
Fewer SIDS Deaths in US, But Gaps Among Racial Groups RemainHealthDay
United States sudden unexpected infant death rates vary by race/ethnicity2 Minute Medicine
Racial Gap Among SIDS Death Rates in the United StatesBeacon Transcript

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Yawning May Promote Social Bonding Even Between Dogs And Humans - NPR

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:38

NPR

Yawning May Promote Social Bonding Even Between Dogs And Humans
NPR
Bears do it; bats do it. So do guinea pigs, dogs and humans. They all yawn. It's a common animal behavior, but one that is something of a mystery. There's still no consensus on the purpose of a yawn, says Robert Provine, professor of psychology and ...

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Ohio officer accidentally overdoses after touching Fentanyl during drug response - WDTN

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 07:01

WDTN

Ohio officer accidentally overdoses after touching Fentanyl during drug response
WDTN
EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – An East Liverpool Police officer, while responding to a drug-involved call Friday night, accidentally touched Fentanyl and overdosed. Friday around 8:50 p.m., East Liverpool patrolman Chris Green responded to a traffic ...

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Two more suspected cases of Ebola hit Congo - Fox News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 06:10

Fox News

Two more suspected cases of Ebola hit Congo
Fox News
FILE - In this undated colorized transmission electron micrograph file image made available by the CDC shows an Ebola virus virion. (AP). KINSHASA, Congo – The World Health Organization has identified two more suspected cases of the deadly Ebola virus ...
Ebola Zaire Outbreak Hits Democratic Republic Of Congo, WHO ConfirmsScience Times
Ebola in DRC's isolated far north 'a logistical challenge'News24
Second Case of Ebola Confirmed in CongoDaily Beast
AllAfrica.com -SBS -Radio New Zealand -41 NBC News
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East Liverpool Police officer suffers fentanyl overdose from drug call - WKBN.com

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 02:05

WKBN.com

East Liverpool Police officer suffers fentanyl overdose from drug call
WKBN.com
EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – An East Liverpool Police officer, while responding to a drug-involved call Friday night, accidentally touched Fentanyl and overdosed. Friday around 8:50 p.m., East Liverpool patrolman Chris Green responded to a traffic ...

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