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Doctors Warn Of Another Virus, With Flu-Like Symptoms, That's Making People Ill...
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We've been telling you about the massive flu outbreak this year, but not everyone with flu symptoms, may actually have the flu.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-31 06:36 UTC
Flu prevention: Do you need to wear a mask?...
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Those who haven't gotten the flu yet are taking every possible precaution to keep it that way - getting the flu shot, keeping their hands germ-free, and even wearing face masks out in public.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-31 06:35 UTC
More Flu Deaths Reported, Churches Taking Precautions To Help Prevent Spread Of Virus...
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The flu is having widespread effects this season. Now, local churches are doing their part to prevent the virus from spreading.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-31 06:34 UTC
Flu widespread across US for third straight week...
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NEW YORK — Sick with the flu? You've got a lot of company. The flu blanketed the U.S. again last week for the third straight week. Only Hawaii has been spared. The government doesn't track every flu case but comes up with estimates. One meas
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-27 17:18 UTC
CDC: This flu season worst since 2009 swine flu pandemic...
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Federal health officials warned Friday that this year's flu outbreak is more severe than any other since the 2009 swine flu pandemic, and that its intensity is still increasing.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-27 17:16 UTC
Tech CEO: We May Soon Be Able To Spot 'Cancer Several Months Before It Occurs'...
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Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri said Wednesday that he thinks advanced technology will soon be able to detect cancer
By rjx32 on 2018-01-24 22:24 UTC
Studies Raise Concern Over Chronic Wasting Disease From Deer Jumping To Humans...
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CWD, a deadly prion disease with no known treatment, was found to potentially be transmissible to humans. Monkeys were fed with contaminated meat and the results were alarming, with three out of five testing positive after three years.
By aphrodite on 2018-01-22 06:20 UTC
Is Eating Raw Fish Safe? Man Pulls 5-Foot Tapeworm From Body After Eating Sushi...
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Eating raw food is good for the health but not if you're eating raw fish. Experts warned that consuming raw or uncooked fish increases the risks of parasitic infections.
By aphrodite on 2018-01-22 06:19 UTC
Breathing in a nanoparticle spray could prevent heart damage...
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An inhalable drug is designed to move straight from the lungs to the heart, where it is hoped it will prevent the organ from deteriorating after heart attacks
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:02 UTC
Low fitness is associated with larger waist size and higher degree of inflammation...
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Low fitness is associated with a larger waist size and a higher degree of inflammation, according to a new study.
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:02 UTC
7 things you shouldn't touch if you want to avoid the flu...
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The 2017/2018 influenza strain is virulent. Flu activity has increased significantly in recent weeks with influenza A(H3N2) viruses predominating so far this season, the CDC. In the past, A(H3N2) virus-predominant influenza seasons have been associated with more hospitalizations and deaths in
By bwilliams2017 on 2018-01-17 07:48 UTC
Uganda CONFIRMS Bleeding Eye Fever - deadlier than Plague - as fears rise in East Africa...
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A HORRIFIC new disease dubbed 'Bleeding Eye Fever', which is deadlier than the Plague, has killed more than four people and infected dozens, sparking fears East Africa is about to be hit by a major epidemic.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-17 02:57 UTC
This 2018 flu map from the CDC shows the insane spread of the virus in every state...
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Millions of Americans are being infected by strains of the influenza virus this flu season, which is now the most widespread on record since health officials began keeping track in the early 2000s. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has create
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 17:16 UTC
Why the Deadly 2018 Flu Season Could Get Even Worse...
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"Flu is everywhere in the U.S. right now.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 17:13 UTC
Fears over killer 'Ebola-like' plague in Caribbean after boy, 8, dies of 'internal bleeding' fever in Jamaica...
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FEARS over a killer Ebola-like disease in Jamaica are mounting after an eight-year-old boy died of a fever that caused lethal internal bleeding. The tragic youngster from Kingston was diagnosed with dengue haemorrhagic fever, a deadly infection spread by
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 01:17 UTC
Nationwide Flu Outbreak Leads To High Mortality Rate And Shortage Of Medication...
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Every year, we wait for it the scratchy throat, runny nose, and general achiness that signal the start of the flu season. This is one year when people across the U.S. may need to practice a bit more caution when these symptoms start to make their unwelcom
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:53 UTC
Health Director: CT boy's death is 'highly likely' flu-related...
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The New Canaan community is in mourning after the death of a 10-year-old in New York this weekend.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:52 UTC
Aussie flu latest: Boy, 15, dies two days after doctors confirmed he had flu...
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A TEENAGE boy has died just days after being diagnosed with flu as the Australian strain continues to sweep the country. Sean Hughes, 15, had been rushed to hospital for emergency treatment after developing flu-like symptoms.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:49 UTC
Flu kills San Jose mom, 40, who liked to run marathons...
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A 40-year-old San Jose mother of three died only two days after coming down with the flu, according to news reports. Flu-related deaths are well above normal for this time of year, according to a report by Erin Allday in the San Francisco Chronicle. So are hospitalizations and doctor visits for the
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-01-16 00:48 UTC
12 million boxes of baby milk in 83 countries recalled over salmonella...
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A salmonella scare at a French dairy giant has led to a recall of 12 million boxes of baby milk products across 83 countries. The company Lactalis first recalled products...
By peterb on 2018-01-14 20:57 UTC
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