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Pet rats in Illinois, Wisconsin linked to Seoul virus outbreak, CDC says
(CNN) The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Friday that pet rats are the source of an outbreak of Seoul virus infections in Illinois and Wisconsin. The virus has been confirmed in eight patients in an ongoing investigation. The ...
Strange rat-linked virus infects 8 US people
Rare illness linked to rats identified in Wisconsin, Illinois
Rare Virus Infects Pet Rat Breeders, CDC Says
What Does 2017 Hold for Medicare?
Medicare faces substantial uncertainty in 2017, as the incoming Trump administration has already promised to make major healthcare reforms. Although the president said during his campaign that he would not make cuts to Medicare, members of his cabinet ...
Paul Ryan continues his assault on Obamacare and Medicare — this time on the 'Charlie Rose' show
Republicans revive outrageous plan for Medicare
Anything at All Can Happen in the Age of Trump
International Business Times
How To Look Younger: Active Lifestyle, Exercise Slows Aging Process For Older Women, Health Study Shows
International Business Times
Women who maintain an active lifestyle as they get older may age more slowly than those who are more sedentary, California researchers say. The study involved 1,500 women ages 64 to 95 and was led by Dr. Aladdin Shadyab of the University of California, ...
Stunning claim: Doing this one simple thing will make you look younger
Want to stay younger longer?-Try sitting less and exercising more!
Sitting down for too long can age women faster, says study
Los Angeles Times
First child death from flu reported this season in California as cases rise sharply
Los Angeles Times
Thousands of Californians have been showing up at doctors' offices and hospitals sick with the flu this month, in what officials say could be a much more severe flu season than the last. “If you compare this time last year we're seeing twice as many ...
State's flu season taking toll; twice as many outbreaks as normal
US flu numbers rise as 2 more pediatric deaths noted
State sees increase in flu activity, flu vaccine recommended
Fresno County woman confirmed as first Zika case through sexual contact
A woman in Fresno County is the first person confirmed to have contracted the Zika virus through sexual transmission, county health officials said Friday. Fotolia TNS. By Barbara Anderson. firstname.lastname@example.org · LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest ...
News Scan for Jan 20, 2017
EpiPen rival to be offered free to many but high price for insurers
(Reuters) - Privately held drugmaker Kaleo on Thursday said it would offer its Auvi-Q emergency allergy auto-injector at no cost to many consumers, but set a list price for the EpiPen rival that will be used as the benchmark cost to insurance companies ...
How to Get an EpiPen Alternative For Free
A Totally Free EpiPen Alternative Will Soon Hit the Market
Kaléo reveals the price of its Epipen alternative: $4500
Madison man's death sheds light on male eating disorders
ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, JAN 21-22 - In this Nov. 30, 2016 photo, Becky Briles, with her husband, David, at right, reads a diary entry of her son Max, at their home in Madison, Wis. Max died in October, 2016, ... more >. View Comments Print.
Many Women With Eating Disorders Do Recover, Study Finds
DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR: Anorexia has no respect for age
'I'm a grown-up but I still have a teenage eating disorder'
SF gynecologist warns women not to use the jade vagina eggs Goop is selling
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow's online store Goop isn't known to be a beacon of good health tips, but information about the latest products under fire, $66 dollar egg-shaped stones made of jade and rose quartz, is being blasted for being "the biggest load of ...
Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Is Selling Jade Eggs For Your Vagina
SF gynecologist blasts Gwyneth Paltrow for jade eggs for your 'yoni' and 'toxic' tampon advice
How Do Jade Eggs Work Exactly?
New York medical marijuana program improving, but will it ever reach full potential?
Patients and industry officials applaud the state's decision to add chronic pain as a qualifying condition, but say further measures are needed. Tweet this story · Share on Facebook · Pin It on Pinterest · Submit to Reddit · Email; Print. Published ...
'Big Weed' takeover?
Senator Offers Roadmap For Marijuana Changes
Marijuana legislation could expand access
NIH Director Francis Collins to stay in his post for now
Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, will remain in his post, at least temporarily. NIH announced Thursday afternoon that Collins “has been held over by the Trump administration. We have no additional details at this time ...
Weekly Meanderings, 21 January 2017
Bit Longer at NIH
Trump Keeps Collins at NIH Helm, for the Moment