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Historias sobre Salud

Oct 14 2018

Children From Washington Hit With Rare Disease Similar To Polio

Until then, doctors are treating the cases as if they are AFM. The children live in King, Pierce, Lewis, Snohomish and Skagit counties. The reported IL cases are prel...

Oct 12 2018

Colfax paints the town pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Last year, 1.4 million walkers raised more than $60 million. She hasn't gone to an event since. "I can "fight like a girl" all I want, ... but I'll never stop treatment"....

Oct 12 2018

Six Cases of Rare, Polio-like Illness in MN Children

The initial symptoms of AFM in children include facial drooping, limb weakness and trouble in talking and swallowing. Since 2015, the department had seen four cases of ...

Oct 10 2018

Raising awareness and combating stigma

Considering it is the inaugural walk, Strides Against Stigma was a great success, according to Abby Kehe, NAMI-UIUC co-president and LAS junior. The MHA has, however, d...

Oct 02 2018

Water park closes after surfer dies from 'brain-eating' bacteria

Once he returned home to New Jersey, Stabile complained of a severe headache on September 16, according to a GoFundMe campaign set up to spread awareness about N. "Our...

Set 29 2018

Flake Explains Why He Sought A Delay In The Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote

The White House said he even watched a feed on Air Force One as he flew back from NY at the start of the Senate action. The president told reporters that Christi...

Set 23 2018

Mental Health Patients Drown in Back of Police Van During Florence

Two mental health patients have been killed after the HCSO transport van they were in was overcome with flood waters, according to an Horry County official in SC. Coope...

Set 22 2018

Keep nasty flu bug at bay, get vaccinated!

Given that last year's flu season was so bad, public health officials are recommending that everyone get a version of the flu vaccine this year. Despite this conflictin...

Set 04 2018

New Hampshire beach hotel told to fix Legionella bacteria problem

At this point, officials aren't suggesting at-risk people to avoid Guildford. New Hampshire health officials have ordered a Hampton beach hotel to take immediate steps ...

Ago 30 2018

The Americas lead in worldwide gun deaths

A new study has found that global gun deaths have passed 250,000 per year, with the United States and five other countries in the Americas making up half the total fata...

Ago 25 2018

There is no safe level of alcohol intake, study warns

Drinking limits were cut in 2016 for men from 21 units to 14 units a week - bringing them in line with the guidelines for women. The Global Burden of Disease study look...

Ago 25 2018

West Nile detected in Kalamazoo Co; human case in Berrien Co

State health officials recorded 285 dead birds, 942 positive mosquito samples and 38 chickens infected with WNV, according to the state health agency. After it rains, you...

Ago 23 2018

TRAGEDY: Missing Iowa Student Mollie Tibbetts Found Dead, Sources Say

According to court records, officials say video collected from the east side of Brooklyn, Iowa showed Tibbetts running and a dark-colored Chevy Malibu driving back and ...

Ago 03 2018

Smoking is now banned at public housing complexes

Smokers will still be able to rent units but will have to keep lit cigarettes, cigars and pipes at least 25 feet away from public housing and administrative office buildi...

Ago 02 2018

Man’s limbs amputated after dog licks lead to blood infection

It's not clear which dog was carrying the bacteria. His case is particularly unlucky because for the infection to be passed on the dog usually has to bite you. Thankfully...

Ago 01 2018

UK Court Makes Landmark Ruling in 'Right-to-Die' Campaign

Judge Jill Black ruled that food and liquid could be removed by medical staff to let patients die without applying to the Court of Protection if both the family and two d...

Jul 31 2018

15-year-old severely burned in hot water viral challenge

Fifteen-year-old Kyland Clark said he and his friend were looking up the hot water challenge on YouTube . " My skin just fell off my chest, and then I looked in the ...

Jul 23 2018

CVS Apologizes After Pharmacist Harasses Trans Customer

Hilde Hall filed a complaint against a CVS pharmacy in Arizona after she tried to fill her hormone prescription. She said the pharmacist then proceeded to ask her que...

Jul 22 2018

Man dies from bacterial infection after eating raw oysters in Florida

The Florida Department of Health has revealed that an elderly man died from bacterial infection after eating tainted oyster at a restaurant. A 71-year-old Florida ...