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  • Legal medical pot doesn't lead to increased use in teens, research showsWCJBWith medical marijuana already legal in 29 states and even more states considering legalization, some believe that the inevitable next step is an increase in recreational marijuana use among adolescents, but a new study published today in Addiction ...and more »

  • KIMT 331 more flu deaths in IowaKIMT 3The Iowa Influenza Surveillance Network says 157 people of all ages had died for flu-related reasons as of the week ending February 17. That's up from 126 deaths as of February 10. While the flu officially remains widespread across the state, the ...Hospital sees nearly 500 confirmed flu casesTifton GazetteState sees rise in flu, pneumonia deaths as season continuesmySanAntonio.comNasty flu season showing signs of winding down in -LaGrange Daily News -41 NBC News -Yahoo Newsall 22 news articles »

  • KENWHow Might Trump Plan For Food Boxes Affect Health? Native Americans Know All Too WellKENWCanned vegetables. The USDA has been providing food aid in the form of canned, shelf-stable nonperishables to Native Americans for decades. "If you talk to people like me who grew up solely on this stuff, you hear stories of, 'I never even tasted a ...and more »

  • The Boston GlobeSridevi, 54, Bollywood's first female superstarThe Boston GlobeNEW DELHI — Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, died Saturday. She was 54. The actress was described as the first female superstar in India's male-dominated film industry. She used one ...and more »

  • KTRS | St Louis News and Talk Radio | The Big 550 AMYoung elephant at Saint Louis Zoo dies of viral infectionChron.comST. LOUIS (AP) — A popular Asian elephant at the Saint Louis Zoo has died. The zoo says 6-year-old Kenzi died of a viral infection — elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus, or EEHV — known to be fatal to elephants. Zoo officials say Kenzi was ...Saint Louis Zoo elephant Kenzi, daughter of Raja, dies of viral infectionWTHITV.comall 4 news articles »

  • Washington PostA CDC researcher left work sick two weeks ago — then vanishedWashington PostTimothy J. Cunningham had been a rising official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Harvard-educated epidemiologist was promoted in July at the U.S. Public Health Service in Atlanta and contributed to responses following outbreaks ...CDC Employee Is Missing Nearly Two Weeks After Leaving Work SickNew York TimesCenters for Disease Control employee vanishes after feeling sick and leaving work earlyNew York Daily NewsCDC Wants $400 Million to Build a New Lab for the World's Deadliest GermsTIMENewsweek -Forbes -PBS NewsHour -KTRK-TVall 104 news articles »

  • WCBD News 2Orlando pediatrician arrested for using partial vaccine dosesWCBD News 2ORLANDO, Fla. (WESH) – An Orlando pediatrician posted bond and has been released from jail after being accused of committing Medicaid fraud affecting hundreds of children. The Florida Department of Health said Dr. Ishrat Sohail provided only partial ...Florida arrests pediatrician for using partial vaccine dosesSFGateDoctor Accused of Giving Children Partial And Possibly Unsterile VaccinesNewsweekFlorida Pediatrician Allegedly Gave Partial, Unsterile Vaccines To Kids, Arrested For Vaccine FraudThe InquisitrWeek Facts -Outbreak News Today -The Hollywood Unlocked (blog)all 9 news articles »

  • Washington PostHealth officials fear an Australian tourist spread measles across New YorkWashington PostThe New York State Department of Health wants people in the New York City area to know that an Australian tourist confirmed to have measles visited numerous hotels and the Metropolitan Museum of Art from Feb. 16 to 21. Measles is notoriously contagious ...Measles Warning In Putnam, Orange, NYCPatch.comMeasles warning issued after tourist visited popular NYC areasSILive.comA Tourist With Measles Visited The Met, Other Tourist Attractions In New York, Officials WarnImmortal NewsNY1 -ABC Online -amNY -News 12 Westchesterall 41 news articles »

  • News Scan for Feb 23, 2018CIDRAPJapan's health ministry has given fast-track approval to a new flu antiviral with a different mechanism of action than neuraminidase inhibitors that offers a one-dose treatment option, the Wall Street Journal reported today. The drug—from Shionogi ...and more »

  • ForbesPotentially Toxic Levels Of Lead And Other Metals Found In E-Cigarette VaporForbesRobert Glatter, MD , Contributor I cover breaking news in medicine, med tech and public health Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. there may be toxic levels of metals -- including lead -- that could be leaking from the ...E-cigarettes leak toxic metals, study findsMedical News TodayNew Study Suggests E-Cigarette Vapor Contains Lead And Other Harmful MetalsThe InquisitrE-Cigarette Vapor Filled With Dangerous Toxins Like Lead, Study FindsNewsweekU.S. News & World Report -Gizmodo -Mashable -Fox Newsall 92 news articles »

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