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Tell middle-aged drinkers they're embarrassing, study says ? Ireland - Infosu...
18 Sep 2018 at 9:32pm
Tell middle-aged drinkers they're embarrassing, study says ? Ireland
Warning middle aged people they risk embarrassing themselves through drinking is more effective at improving behaviour than highlighting the health implications, a new study has found. Researchers found that adults aged between 30 and 65 have only ...
Middle-age drinkers more concerned about reputation than health risks, study saysWTNH.com (press release)
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Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officia...
18 Sep 2018 at 1:46pm
Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officials say
For 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 Human Services ...
Read This Before Your Outdoor PlansK1025
DeKalb has its first human case of West Nile in 2018Atlanta Journal Constitution
First signs of West Nile...
Wisconsin man loses limbs after contracting unusual dog-related infection - N...
18 Sep 2018 at 1:12pm
New York Daily News
Wisconsin man loses limbs after contracting unusual dog-related infection
New York Daily News
A 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 red and blue coloring on his ...
Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infectionKRON4
Man loses hands and feet after dog-connected an infectionNewsline
Even after d...
Organs from a single donor spread breast cancer to 4 transplant recipients in...
18 Sep 2018 at 8:35am
Organs from a single donor spread breast cancer to 4 transplant recipients in an 'extraordinary case'
One organ donor's unknown cancer spread to multiple transplant recipients, a new report says. nimon/Shutterstock. Organs from a single donor spread breast cancer to four transplant recipients, according to a new report in the American Journal of ...
'Extraordinary Case': Organ Donor Gave Four People Breast Cancer, Three DiedSputnik International
Deadly Donation: N...
Feds' new campaign against youth vaping 'epidemic' targets middle and high sc...
18 Sep 2018 at 6:12am
Feds' new campaign against youth vaping 'epidemic' targets middle and high schoolers
The Food and Drug Administration is launching a first-of-its-kind public service campaign against youth vaping on Tuesday that will try new ways of reaching young people who have become hooked on nicotine. The FDA will place ads in 10,000 school ...
Millions of US teens are vaping marijuana; FDA launches crackdown amid 'epidemic'Atlanta Journal Constitution
FDA Ad Campaign Hopes to Extinguish E...