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97 infected by norovirus at Maine beach, according to CDC - Fox News
23 Jul 2018 at 9:44am
97 infected by norovirus at Maine beach, according to CDC
The Maine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that nearly 100 people became infected with norovirus after swimming in a lake at Woods Pond Beach ? or contracting or contracting it from someone else who did. The CDC found ...
What Are the Symptoms of Norovirus? Almost 100 People Fall Ill After Visiting Maine BeachNewsweek
Nearly 100 people sickened with norovirus on Maine beach, state CDC saysNBCN...
Global warming risk: Rising temperatures from climate change linked to rise i...
23 Jul 2018 at 9:07am
Global warming risk: Rising temperatures from climate change linked to rise in suicides
Rising temperatures due to human-caused climate change could lead to increasing suicide rates in the U.S. and Mexico, a study released Monday suggests. By comparing historical temperature and suicide data going back decades, researchers found a ...
Climate Change May Cause 26000 More US Suicides by 2050The Atlantic
Climate change study ties warming temperatures to rising suicide riskKEYT
Women's reproductive history may predict Alzheimer's risk - Washington Post
23 Jul 2018 at 6:03am
Women's reproductive history may predict Alzheimer's risk
When asking why more women than men have Alzheimer's disease or dementia ? nearly two thirds of Americans with the disease are women ? the prevailing explanation has been that women live longer and that it is a disease associated with aging.
Motherhood may affect Alzheimer's risk, studies showNBCNews.com
Hormone Levels Likely Influence A Woman's Risk Of Alzheimer's, But How?NPR
Women bear Alzheimer's burden; r...
Outrage in China over thousands of faulty vaccines for children - CNN
23 Jul 2018 at 4:35am
Outrage in China over thousands of faulty vaccines for children
(CNN) Hundreds of thousands of vaccines provided for Chinese children have been found to be faulty, inciting widespread fury and prompting the country's President, Xi Jinping, to describe the incident as "vile and shocking." China's Food and Drug ...
Bitter pill: China vaccine scandal sparks fury, roils marketsReuters
Chinese leaders order probe over vaccine scandalWashington Post
Outrage in China Over Latest Vaccine Safety Sca...
HPV: The gender-neutral killer in need of prevention among men - CNN
23 Jul 2018 at 1:16am
HPV: The gender-neutral killer in need of prevention among men
(CNN) In July 2014, Phil Rech, then 59, was diagnosed with tonsil cancer. "I had got a lump in my neck. I had the tonsils out, and within the next few days, I was having radical neck dissection," he said. "Then I had six weeks of intensive, targeted ...
Isle of Man health to offer cervical cancer testBBC News
Why screening for cervical cancer isn't the same across CanadaThe Globe and Mail
Primary Cervical HPV Testing Reduces Hig...