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CDC: Flu kills 13 more children, bringing season's toll to 97 kids, but may b...
23 Feb 2018 at 3:13pm
CDC: Flu kills 13 more children, bringing season's toll to 97 kids, but may be at its peak
The worst flu season in a decade is still not over, with 13 new children deaths reported after more than three months of unusually persistent misery across the U.S.. The numbers were "encouraging," especially the data showing a decline in visits to the ...
Why next year's flu vaccine will be lousy, tooNBCNews.com
Flu Epidemic Appears to Have PeakedWall Street Journal
Flu cases fall for the...
CDC employee Timothy Cunningham went missing more than a week ago - NBCNews.com
23 Feb 2018 at 1:58pm
CDC employee Timothy Cunningham went missing more than a week ago
A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention employee was last seen 11 days ago, when he left work early after complaining that he felt unwell, Atlanta police said Friday. Timothy Cunningham, 35, works as a commander in the U.S. Public Health Service ...
CDC seeking $400 million to replace lab for deadliest germsABC News
CDC New Pathogen Lab Wanted to House Deadly OrganismsNewsmax
Search for missing CDC popula...
Vaping instead of smoking still exposes you to toxic metals like lead ? here'...
23 Feb 2018 at 12:36pm
Vaping instead of smoking still exposes you to toxic metals like lead ? here's how worried you should be
A new study found that people who vape may be inhaling potentially dangerous levels of toxic metals like lead. But the study did not directly compare the levels with those of conventional cigarettes ? which some research suggests are higher and more ...
Potentially Toxic Levels Of Lead And Other Metals Found In E-Cigarette VaporForbes
Potentially toxic chemical...
Japan Just Approved a New Drug That Can Kill the Flu Virus In Just One Day - ...
23 Feb 2018 at 11:01am
Japan Just Approved a New Drug That Can Kill the Flu Virus In Just One Day
As the worst flu season in a decade rages on, a potentially groundbreaking new drug that can kill the flu virus in just one day has won regulatory approval?in Japan. Japanese officials granted an accelerated approval to the treatment, Xofluza from ...
Japan approves drug that kills flu virus in a dayUPI.com
Japan has a new drug that could kill the flu in 24 hours. So why doesn't the US have it?Yahoo News
World's largest brain tumour, weighing nearly 2kgs, removed at Mumbai hospita...
21 Feb 2018 at 7:45am
World's largest brain tumour, weighing nearly 2kgs, removed at Mumbai hospital
The brain tumour, weighing 1.873kg, is the largest of its kind to be excised successfully anywhere in the world, said professor and head of neurosurgery at BYL Nair Charitable Hospital. mumbai Updated: Feb 21, 2018 21:15 IST. Indo Asian News Service ...
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