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Doc: 2 boys killed in NJ outbreak were in 'irreversible shock' when they arri...
15 Nov 2018 at 8:36am
Doc: 2 boys killed in NJ outbreak were in 'irreversible shock' when they arrived at hospital
A New Jersey doctor who manages the pediatric emergency room where two severely ill boys from the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation were taken is claiming that the children were allegedly too sick to save when they arrived. They are among ...
2 kids were in 'irreversible shock' and dying when they finally got to the ER amid viral outbreakNJ.com
State Bans New Patients To Wanaq...
Results from 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey show dramatic increase in e-c...
15 Nov 2018 at 7:29am
Results from 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey show dramatic increase in e-cigarette use among youth over past year
November 15, 2018. Release. Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new findings from the National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) showing that more than 3.6 million middle and ...
FDA Restricts E-Cigarette Sales, Targets MentholU.S. News & World Report
FDA restrictions on e-cigarettes important step to ...
They evacuated to escape the deadly Camp Fire. Then norovirus invaded their s...
15 Nov 2018 at 6:42am
They evacuated to escape the deadly Camp Fire. Then norovirus invaded their shelter.
More than a dozen people who evacuated to escape the devastating Camp Fire in Northern California have been sickened by a contagious virus that has spread through an emergency shelter, officials say. Lisa Almaguer, a spokeswoman for the Butte County ...
Norovirus outbreak reported at shelter for Camp Fire evacueesFox News
The latest misery: Norovirus outbreak hits Camp Fire evacuati...
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia - Was...
14 Nov 2018 at 11:44am
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Rabid animals are, of course, no laughing matter. The rabies virus can infect the central nervous system, resulting in disease and death, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But that happens after a host of increasingly scary ...
Raccoons Who Police Assumed Had Rabies Were Actually Just DrunkTIME
They Thought These Raccoons Had Rabies, But Found The Raccoons To Be DrunkF...
How a Low-Carb Diet Might Help You Maintain a Healthy Weight - New York Times
14 Nov 2018 at 8:30am
New York Times
How a Low-Carb Diet Might Help You Maintain a Healthy Weight
New York Times
It has been a fundamental tenet of nutrition: When it comes to weight loss, all calories are created equal. Regardless of what you eat, the key is to track your calories and burn more than you consume. But a large new study published on Wednesday in ...
Low-carb diet 'could increase long-term weight loss'NHS Choices
Low-carb diets might be best for maintaining weight loss, study saysCNN
For weight-loss mainte...