13th human case of West Nile virus diagnosed in Massachusetts...

MassLive.comA 13th person has been diagnosed with West Nile virus in Massachusetts, state health officials said Tuesday. The newest patient, a woman in her 60s from Suffolk County, is currently hospitalized for her illness, according to the state Department of...

Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officials say...

Fox NewsFor the first time since 2016, a Michigan resident has been diagnosed with a case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), a mosquito-borne virus that can lead to “lasting brain damage” and even death, the state's Department of Health and...

West Nile virus found in 3 more areas of Knox...

Knoxville News SentinelWest Nile virus has been found in Culex mosquitoes in three more areas of Knox County, the Knox County Health Department reported Tuesday. Mosquitoes in the Fairmont Boulevard area of North Knoxville, near West Emory Road, and in...

4 get cancer from donated organ in ‘extraordinary rare’ case...

WJXT News4JAX(CNN) - Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. The patients developed breast cancer years after their transplants, with three of them dying of the disease.'Extraordinary Case': Organ Donor...

Eating junk food tied to higher risk of numerous cancers...

wtvr.comYou probably already know that junk food, though delicious, is bad for you. It can have negative health effects such as increasing your risk of heart disease, metabolic disease and even cancer. Now, researchers have used a new nutritional labeling...

Wisconsin man loses limbs after contracting unusual dog-related infection –...

New York Daily NewsA Wisconsin man has lost both his hands and legs after contracting an infection possibly transferred to him through his dog's saliva. Greg Manteuful originally thought he had the flu when he arrived at the hospital with...

Minnesota health department reports ‘third travel-related case of measles’ in...

Fox NewsMinnesota travelers, be alert — health officials have a message for you: be on the lookout for measles symptoms. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) announced Monday that health officials just confirmed the "third travel-related case of measles ...Minnesota...

US doctors recommend behavior changes to prevent obesity-related health issues...

Business InsiderBy Lisa Rapaport. (Reuters Health) - For preventing health problems in obese patients, intensive behavioral interventions focused on improving things like eating and exercise habits may be the best prescription, U.S. doctors advise. Obese adults should ...Doctors Should Send...

California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira – Sioux City...

Sioux City JournalFILE - This July 18, 2014, file photo shows AbbVie's signature drug Humira, in Houston. California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe Humira, one of...

UK Investigating Why Referrals for Gender Dysphoria in Children Have...

Christian PostBy Brandon Showalter Sep 18, 2018 | 3:28 PM. report this ad. (Photo: Reuters/Darren Staples)A British couple living in London are looking to hire a nanny who will raise their children gender neutral, banning Barbie and action heroes, and...

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