“No confirmed transmissions” of West Nile Virus in Lowcountry, DHEC says – WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

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WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC “No confirmed transmissions” of West Nile Virus in Lowcountry, DHEC saysWBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SCBEAUFORT COUNTY, SC (WSAV/AP) – The West Nile Virus has been detected in Beaufort County Mosquitoes. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control urges residents to prevent mosquito bites. The […]

Recreational Marijuana Legalization: Is Driving More Dangerous In States With Legal Weed? – The Inquisitr

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The Inquisitr Recreational Marijuana Legalization: Is Driving More Dangerous In States With Legal Weed?The InquisitrRecreational marijuana legalization has potentially been linked to increased car accidents. According to insurance research group The Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI), auto crash claims are higher in states with legalized recreational weed. However …Does Driving While High Create More Crashes?NewsFactor NetworkTwo […]

LR dental office treats veterans, skips bite – Arkansas Online

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Arkansas Online LR dental office treats veterans, skips biteArkansas OnlineDr. Darryl Ragland (left) talks with patient and veteran Bernard Brown on Saturday at the Aspen Dental location in Little Rock. Aspen Dental provided free care for veterans Saturday. Comments; aAFont Size. Darrel Briley had been dealing with tooth pain …Aspen Dental in Naples gives Southwest […]

Poll: Majority of Americans Acknowledge Ticks as a Health Threat, But Few Try to Prevent Bites – ProHealth

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ProHealth Poll: Majority of Americans Acknowledge Ticks as a Health Threat, But Few Try to Prevent BitesProHealthCHICAGO, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In the war on tick-borne diseases, overconfidence is putting humans at a disadvantage, according to osteopathic physicians, who stress the need to prevent bites to avoid life-threatening illnesses.Do You Know All the Symptoms […]

US Opposes Funding Museum for Tuskegee Syphilis Victims – teleSUR English

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teleSUR English US Opposes Funding Museum for Tuskegee Syphilis VictimsteleSUR EnglishA group of men who were subjects of the U.S government's heinous Tuskegee syphilis experiment. | Photo: National Archives. Previous; Next. Published 24 June 2017 (10 hours 28 minutes ago). 0. Comments. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Twitter Share …Trump administration opposing bid for syphilis study […]

Tennessee Food Maker Recalls Three Brands Of Hummus Nationwide Over Listeria Fears – Patch.com

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Patch.com Tennessee Food Maker Recalls Three Brands Of Hummus Nationwide Over Listeria FearsPatch.comConcerns center on pine nut toppings used as garnish on the Marketside, Lantana and Fresh Foods Market brands of hummus. By Tony Cantu (Patch Staff) – Updated June 24, 2017 4:27 pm ET. Tennessee Food Maker Recalls Three Brands Of Hummus …Hummus with pine […]

Southwest Florida veterans get free dental care as part of national Healthy Mouth Movement – Naples Daily News

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WABI Southwest Florida veterans get free dental care as part of national Healthy Mouth MovementNaples Daily NewsThe doors of Aspen Dental in Naples opened Saturday for veterans of all ages in need of dental care. The dental office off Pine Ridge Road was just one of nearly 450 Aspen Dental offices nationwide that offered free […]

A doctor prescribed so many painkillers, she's been charged with murdering her patients, authorities say – Washington Post

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Washington Post A doctor prescribed so many painkillers, she's been charged with murdering her patients, authorities sayWashington PostOn Nov. 21, 2012, Sheila Bartels walked out of the Sunshine Medical Center in Oklahoma with a prescription for a "horrifyingly excessive" cocktail of drugs capable of killing her several times over. A short time later, she was […]

Pest abatement expert aims to protect public from mosquitoes – Idaho Statesman

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Idaho Statesman Pest abatement expert aims to protect public from mosquitoesIdaho StatesmanFarmers and residents in Elmore County know him as Mosquito Jim. It's because Jim Torbert has spent the last three years of his career with the county's pest abatement department protecting the people from diseases spread by mosquitoes. Torbert's main …West Nile virus found in […]

Saudi, Waging War in Yemen, Gives It $66.7 Million in Cholera Relief – New York Times

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Firstpost Saudi, Waging War in Yemen, Gives It $66.7 Million in Cholera ReliefNew York TimesThe newly elevated crown prince of Saudi Arabia, who as defense minister has led the country's bombing and blockades of Yemen, showed his charitable side on Friday with a $66.7 million donation to fight the cholera outbreak in that country. The […]

Nevada's on-again, off-again marijuana sales back on – Washington Post

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Washington Post Nevada's on-again, off-again marijuana sales back onWashington PostRENO, Nev. — Nevada regulators reaffirmed their intentions Friday to issue licenses necessary for retailers to begin selling pot for recreational use on July 1 while complying with a court order in a lawsuit filed by alcohol wholesalers who want a …Nevada regulators have cunning plan […]

Studies offer conflicting conclusions on marijuana legalization's role in car crashes, fatalities – The Cannabist

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The Cannabist Studies offer conflicting conclusions on marijuana legalization's role in car crashes, fatalitiesThe CannabistAlthough the first-of-their-kind studies had different verdicts, researchers and industry members agree one aspect: More research is needed. 19. SHARES. ShareTweetRedditWhatsappMailPrint · GoogleTumblrPinterestLinkedinPocketDiggStumbleupon.2 New Studies Differ Over Effects Of Marijuana On DriversHuffPostLegalized marijuana blamed for uptick in car crash claimsChicago TribuneInsurance […]

FDA Clears Betrixaban (Bevyxxa) for VTE Prophylaxis – Medscape

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Medscape FDA Clears Betrixaban (Bevyxxa) for VTE ProphylaxisMedscapeThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the new oral anticoagulant betrixaban (Bevyxxa, Portola) for venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis in hospitalized, acutely medically ill patients at risk for thromboembolic complications due to …Portola Pharmaceuticals' Drug to Prevent Blood Clots Wins FDA NodXconomyUS FDA approves Portola blood-thinner to […]

Two studies on the effects of marijuana on drivers have completely different results – Business Insider

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Business Insider Two studies on the effects of marijuana on drivers have completely different resultsBusiness Insiderlegal marijuana states thumbnails 05 A study by the American Journal of Public Health published on Thursday looked at motor vehicle fatalities and found no significant increase in Colorado and Washington State. Gene Kim. Two U.S. studies on the effects […]

Bad News Hummus Lovers: 3 Brands Have Recalled Been Due To Listeria – Refinery29

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Refinery29 Bad News Hummus Lovers: 3 Brands Have Recalled Been Due To ListeriaRefinery29If you love hummus, and especially hummus with pine nuts, then it's time to check your fridge. The Food and Drug Administration announced Monday that they have recalled three different brands of hummus that use a pine nut topping over listeria concerns.Hummus Topped […]