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Terminally Ill Scientist Undergoes Final Surgery To Become World’s First Full Cyborg

This post was originally published on this siteA terminally ill scientist is set to become the world’s first ‘full cyborg’; having just undergone the final medical procedure

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EEE virus has some communities rethinking when trick-or-treaters should hit the streets

This post was originally published on this siteThe scariest thing about Halloween this year in some Massachusetts communities isn’t something make-believe. It’s the very real threat

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As vaping-related illness cases reach 1300, health officials still don’t know the cause

This post was originally published on this siteThe outbreak of the mysterious vaping-related illness has reached 1,299 cases and 26 deaths across the country, said Centers for Disease Control and

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Measles exposure alert issued for Philadelphia International Airport visitors

This post was originally published on this siteTravelers who visited Philadelphia International Airport last week could have been exposed to measles and are urged to make sure they have been

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West Nile Virus: Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

This post was originally published on this siteWest Nile virus (WNV) is an infectious disease transmitted to people via the bite of an infected mosquito, most often during warm-weather months.

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Seniors Educated About Influenza

This post was originally published on this siteBecause people aged 65 and older are in a higher risk for influenza (the other is children 5 and younger), Community Health Nurse Krista Timken

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Claire Lajoie died the day after she turned 22. Her mother wants others battling addiction to ask for help.

This post was originally published on this siteClaire Lajoie was articulate. She was creative — an artist and passionate figure skater. She had a “wicked sense of humor,” which,

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Light Smoking Causes More Lung Damage Than Once Suspected: Study

This post was originally published on this siteFRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Even light smoking causes long-term damage to lungs, researchers warn. In a new study, they compared

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New test can diagnose Lyme disease in just 15 minutes, research shows

This post was originally published on this siteBy Emily Rolen PhillyVoice Staff. Illness Lyme Disease. 1011_lyme disease test Fredrik Sandberg/TT/Sipa USA. Scientists have developed a new test

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New test can diagnose Lyme disease in just 15 minutes, research shows

This post was originally published on this siteBy Emily Rolen PhillyVoice Staff. Illness Lyme Disease. 1011_lyme disease test Fredrik Sandberg/TT/Sipa USA. Scientists have developed a new test

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