Health

A second person in Massachusetts has died after contracting Eastern equine encephalitis

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) Another person who was infected with Eastern equine encephalitis has died, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health said on Friday. The

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Mosquitoes spreading Zika and other viruses in California

This post was originally published on this siteThis is a Kaiser Health News story. Interested in Zika? Add Zika as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Zika news, video, and analysis from

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New mobile mammogram unit launched in Utah

This post was originally published on this site(KUTV) — A pink ribbon was cut to mark the opening of Utah’s one and only mobile mammogram unit. This video file cannot be played.(Error

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Man’s ‘Bug Bite’ Was Really a Sign of Leukemia

This post was originally published on this siteWhen a man in Ohio developed a swollen lump on his foot, he thought it was just a particularly painful and stubborn bug bite. So he was stunned to

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Man’s ‘Bug Bite’ Was Really a Sign of Leukemia

This post was originally published on this siteWhen a man in Ohio developed a swollen lump on his foot, he thought it was just a particularly painful and stubborn bug bite. So he was stunned to

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Here’s the right time to get a flu shot, according to doctors

This post was originally published on this siteIt may not be flu season yet, but it’s about to be flu shot season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone 6

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Cancer Cells Have “Unsettling” Ability to Hijack the Brain’s Nerves

This post was originally published on this siteTumour cells can plug into—and feed off—the brain’s complex network of neurons, according to a trio of studies. This nefarious

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More heart and blood pressure medication recalled for ‘unexpected impurity’

This post was originally published on this siteThe months-long stream of heart and blood pressure medication recalls has slowed to drips, but one of those drips dropped Thursday night when

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New spot in Citrus Heights: Aggressive mosquitoes that can transmit Zika detected again

This post was originally published on this siteA species of invasive mosquitoes that have the potential to transmit Zika virus and other diseases has been detected in Citrus Heights twice in the

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Woman Says She Contracted Flesh-Eating Bacteria After Visiting Nail Salon: ‘My Life Took a Total Turn’

This post was originally published on this site“While I was there I got stuck on my thumb and I went ‘ouch’ but I went back to looking at my telephone,” says Jayne Sharp.

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