Ohio woman's family files lawsuit against outdoor park – Washington Post

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Washington Post Ohio woman's family files lawsuit against outdoor parkWashington PostCOLUMBUS, Ohio — The family of an Ohio woman who died after contracting a brain-eating amoeba has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a North Carolina outdoor recreational park. The family of 18-year-old Lauren Seitz filed the federal lawsuit …Family of girl killed from 'brain-eating […]

India's no-meat, no-lust advice for pregnant women ridiculed – ABC News

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Newsweek India's no-meat, no-lust advice for pregnant women ridiculedABC NewsFILE- In this Oct. 22, 2011 file photo, a doctor examines a pregnant woman at the district women's hospital, in Allahabad, in India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh. India's government is advising pregnant women to avoid all meat, eggs and lusty …Pregnancy Advice: Avoid Sex, […]

Tarrant County Reports First Human Case of West Nile Virus of the Year – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth Tarrant County Reports First Human Case of West Nile Virus of the YearNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthTarrant County health officials have confirmed the season's fist human case of West Nile virus Monday. The affected person has West Nile fever, rather than the more serious neuroinvasive disease, officials said. Further information about the […]

Girl, 3, dies after dental visit – WFLA

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WFLA Girl, 3, dies after dental visitWFLASTOCKTON, Ca. (KCRA) — A 3-year-old girl is dead after an apparent reaction to anesthesia during a dental visit. Daleyza Hernandez Avila, 3, was getting crowns, having work done on her molars and a tooth pulled at Children's Dental Surgery Center in …California Parents Heartbroken After Daughter, 3, Dies Following […]

Skip the coconut oil, American Heart Association says – LancasterOnline

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LancasterOnline Skip the coconut oil, American Heart Association saysLancasterOnlineCoconut oil, which resembles vegetable shortening when it's in the jar, is the new go-to remedy with uses far beyond cooking. Besides dietary aid, it can serve as beauty product, skincare aid, household product and more. (Richard Hertzler / Staff …New Study Confirms That Coconut Oil Is […]

Baltimore health commissioner: Naloxone in short supply – WBAL Baltimore

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WBAL Baltimore Baltimore health commissioner: Naloxone in short supplyWBAL BaltimoreBaltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen said she needs money to fund naloxone and she needs the state's help. Advertisement. Related Content. Heroin, opioid overdoses down in Anne Arundel County · DEA taking extra safety precautions in …Baltimore Forced To Ration Life-Saving Narcan As Opioid Crisis […]

Ohio County Tops US in Overdose Deaths With 365 Deaths This Year – NBC4 Washington

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NBC4 Washington Ohio County Tops US in Overdose Deaths With 365 Deaths This YearNBC4 WashingtonNew research shows some people can become addicted to prescription painkillers in as little as three days. The study says doctors can limit the supply of opioids they prescribe to three days or less. (Published Thursday, June 1, 2017). Montgomery …and […]

American Teens, Seniors Have Similar Sedentary Lifestyles: Study – Tech Times

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Tech Times American Teens, Seniors Have Similar Sedentary Lifestyles: StudyTech TimesAmerican teenagers and seniors continue to live sedentary lifestyles with little to no physical activity, a new study revealed. Researchers hope schedules in schools can be modified to be conducive to physical activity. ( Sean Gallup | Getty Images …Teens get as much physical activity […]

Lead detected in 20 percent of baby food samples, surprising even researchers – Salon

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Salon Lead detected in 20 percent of baby food samples, surprising even researchersSalonPediatricians and public health researchers know they have to be on the lookout for lead exposure from paint chips and contaminated drinking water. A new report suggests food — particularly baby food — could be a problem, too. The Environmental …Detectable heavy metal […]

Six members of president Trumps advisory council on HIV/AIDs have resigned – The Verge

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The Verge Six members of president Trumps advisory council on HIV/AIDs have resignedThe VergeThe Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) is a body responsible for providing recommendations and information to the president, as well as overseeing the nation's strategy for combatting the illness. On Friday, six members of the council …Six Top Experts Resigned From Donald […]

He underwent surgery to remove his right testicle. When he woke up, his left one was missing. – Washington Post

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Washington Post He underwent surgery to remove his right testicle. When he woke up, his left one was missing.Washington PostIn 2013, Steven Hanes visited his urologist, complaining of persistent pain in his right testicle. An ultrasound revealed that the testicle had atrophied, with scarring and damage from a previous injury, according to court documents. And […]

Documentary shows the tragic effects of the Zika virus, other ills carried by mosquitoes – SCNow

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Orlando Sentinel Documentary shows the tragic effects of the Zika virus, other ills carried by mosquitoesSCNowBe sure to bring both popcorn and bug spray to "Mosquito," a film about how something tiny can be such a big threat. "Mosquito" is one of several health-oriented features being shown as part of the AFI DOCS Documentary Film […]