Health

Davis High student diagnosed with TB. School determining if others exposed

This post was originally published on this siteDavis High students and staff possibly exposed to tuberculosis will undergo tests after school officials learned one of its pupils was diagnosed

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New therapy at Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital offers hope for lymphoma patients

This post was originally published on this siteThe therapy is part of the new era of so-called personalized medicine, harnessing the power of the body’s immune system to attack cancer

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Air pollution can cause baldness, first major study finds

This post was originally published on this siteAir pollution may be causing baldness, scientists have shown for the first time. A new study found that fine particulate matter emitted by cars

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Eye on Health: Clinical trials changing the way local women battle breast cancer

This post was originally published on this siteOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Clinical trials are changing the way some local women battle breast cancer. The trials can be life

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Flu Season Has Arrived In Orange County

This post was originally published on this siteA confirmed case of Influenza A was reported on Tuesday in Orange County. Here are symptoms of the flu, and how to avoid catching it. By Ashley

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Sexually Transmitted Disease Cases Rise to Record High, CDC Says

This post was originally published on this site[Sign up for the Science Times newsletter for stories that capture the wonders of nature and the cosmos.] The number of combined cases of syphilis,

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DC elementary school student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

This post was originally published on this siteA student at a D.C. elementary school has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, prompting officials to alert parents of the diagnosis and urge

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Men get it too: Youngstown engineer shares story of breast cancer battle

This post was originally published on this siteFor Daniel DiNardo, 49, fighting breast cancer is a family affair. “If it wasn’t for them and if it wasn’t for God, I’d be

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NY pols want parents to have greater access to school immunization data

This post was originally published on this siteALBANY — A pair of state pols want to make it easier for parents to access student vaccination data by requiring schools in the state to

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American Airlines flight attendant tests positive for hepatitis A

This post was originally published on this siteATLANTA — An American Airlines flight attendant tested positive for hepatitis A, according to a report from the Atlanta-based Centers for

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