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FDA Restricts E-Cigarette Sales, Targets Menthol - U.S. News & World Report
15 Nov 2018 at 10:10am
U.S. News & World Report
FDA Restricts E-Cigarette Sales, Targets Menthol
U.S. News & World Report
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced it was restricting the sale of all flavored e-cigarettes and seeking to ban menthol in cigarettes. Dr. Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the FDA, said in the announcement that flavored e-cigarettes ...
Q&A: The ABCs of E-CigarettesNew York Times
Results from 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey show dramatic increase in e-cigarette use among youth ov...
Should You Keep Taking Those Fish Oil And Vitamin D Pills? - NPR
15 Nov 2018 at 10:03am
Should You Keep Taking Those Fish Oil And Vitamin D Pills?
Nearly 19 million Americans take fish oil supplements and some 37 percent of us take vitamin D. Many may be motivated by research that has suggested these pills can protect heart health and prevent cancer. On Saturday, NPR published a story on ...
Despite new findings, the jury is still out on whether omega-3 supplements reduce heart attacksMedical Xpress
How some journalists got hooked by fish oil and vitamin D spinHealthNewsRevie...
Woman loses eyes, part of brain to rare fungal infection months after dream w...
15 Nov 2018 at 10:02am
Woman loses eyes, part of brain to rare fungal infection months after dream wedding
An Arizona woman has been in a battle for her life for weeks after a rare fungal infection spread throughout her body, costing her both eyes, her palate and part of her brain. Jessica Weldon, who celebrated her marriage to husband Chris in March, first ...
Mother-of-three, 34, loses her EYES and part of her brain just 7 months after dream wedding as surgeons fight to ...Daily Mail
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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...
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 ...
A new misery for Camp fire survivors as a norovirus outbreak hits a shelterLos Angeles Times
The latest misery: Norovirus outbreak ...