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Cruise ship quarantined in St Lucia for measles heads to Curacao

Cruise ship quarantined in St Lucia for measles heads to Curacao

Lucia because of a confirmed case of measles . One case of measles had been confirmed on the ship docked in port near the capital of Castries since Tuesday, Dr. The cruise ship operated by the ...

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Amid National Outbreak, Indiana Expands Access To Measles Vaccine

Amid National Outbreak, Indiana Expands Access To Measles Vaccine

But what do adults need to know about preventing the contagious disease? The current nationwide measles outbreak is the largest on record in at least 25 years, according to the CDC , which has con...

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A "smell test" may help identify life span

A poor sense of smell was linked with a 46 percent higher risk of dying in the next 10 years, and a 30 percent higher risk of dying after 13 years. Adults in their seventies with a poor sense of...

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Woman with measles potentially exposed 'Avengers: Endgame' opening night audience in California

Woman with measles potentially exposed 'Avengers: Endgame' opening night audience in California

Health officials say the woman was considered infectious between April 23 and May 1, 2019. The woman has now voluntarily quarantined herself at her home in Orange County while officials try to ident...

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Drinking diet soda more likely to make you gain weight

Drinking diet soda more likely to make you gain weight

The use of diet drinks in weight management is controversial, and Dr Sylvetsky said children are also taking in low-calorie sweeteners elsewhere in their diets. Scientific studies have found people wh...

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USA Gymnastics' new director of medicine leaves - after one day

USA Gymnastics' new director of medicine leaves - after one day

Nyman's employment will not continue due to a conflict of interest, and we will immediately renew our search to identify a qualified individual to lead our sports medicine and research efforts", the s...

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New Form Of Dementia LATE Can Be Mistaken As Alzheimer's Disease

New Form Of Dementia LATE Can Be Mistaken As Alzheimer's Disease

According to Nina Silverberg , Ph.D., director of the Alzheimer's Disease Centers Program at National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of NIH, in the past numerous people who enrolled in clinical t...

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‘He Could’ve Died’: Man Suffers Stroke After Popping His Neck

‘He Could’ve Died’: Man Suffers Stroke After Popping His Neck

Dr Vance McCollom from Mercy Hospital in the United States warned this type of clot can be potentially fatal. 'If you have a stroke in that area, you can end up with a patient who's locked in, ' McC...

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'Vampire facial' patients have contracted HIV, health officials warn

'Vampire facial' patients have contracted HIV, health officials warn

A "Vampire" facial or Platelet Rich Plasma facial involves drawing blood from a patient (usually from their arm) then spinning the blood in a centrifuge to separate and "activate" the nutrient-rich ...

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‘Avengers: Endgame’ Opening-Night Audience In OC Warned Of Measles Risk

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Opening-Night Audience In OC Warned Of Measles Risk

It is not possible to vaccinate against the virus after contracting it, though there are some ways doctors can try to dampen the virus in pregnant women and people with suppressed immune systems. Beca...

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Trump protects conscience decisions by health care providers

Trump said. "Together, we are building a culture that cherishes the dignity and worth of human life", the president said, saying that the rules would protect the conscience rights of "physicians,...

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Health Department Confirms Additional Cases Of Measles In Allegheny County

People born before 1957 also do not need to be revaccinated because they are assumed to have been infected with measles during childhood and to have developed natural immunity. Officials know festival...

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'Surprised' Scientists Find Cocaine, Ketamine in Shrimps From UK Rivers

'Surprised' Scientists Find Cocaine, Ketamine in Shrimps From UK Rivers

Scientists from King's College London , in collaboration with the University of Suffolk, made the "surprise" discovery after taking samples from 15 locations across the mostly rural county of Suffolk...

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Burger King plans nationwide roll out of vegan Impossible Whopper

Burger King plans nationwide roll out of vegan Impossible Whopper

Red Robin offers the Impossible burger at all locations, Carl's Jr . has Beyond Meat on the menu, and Del Taco uses vegan crumbles as well. And while the brightly colored boxes might seem li...

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Starbucks Debuts Bright Pink 'Dragon Drink' As a New Permanent Menu Item

Starbucks Debuts Bright Pink 'Dragon Drink' As a New Permanent Menu Item

The "Dragon Drink" is a combination of fruit juice with mango and dragonfruit flavors. Starbucks also has brought back the Mocha Cookie Crumble and Caramel Ribbon Crunch Frappuccinos, adding them to...

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Lucia quarantines cruise ship over measles case

Lucia quarantines cruise ship over measles case

The chief medical officer on the island of St. Lucia has confirmed that the Ministry of Health is investigating a possible case of measles aboard a cruise ship now docked in one of its ports. The ...

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Budget Office Offers Caveats on Government-run Health System

Budget Office Offers Caveats on Government-run Health System

Despite investor concerns, public support for a single-payer system has grown. Another Democratic witness, Doris Browne, a cancer specialist and retired colonel in the Army Medical Corps who is the ...

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Starbucks rolls out summer drinks amid solid sales growth

Starbucks rolls out summer drinks amid solid sales growth

The Dragon Drink debuts days after 12.02 million people tuned into HBO's Game of Thrones "Battle of Winterfell' , the second most-watched episode of the dragon-friendly series". The three new drink...

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Blood test shows if you're immune to measles

Blood test shows if you're immune to measles

Health officials say current measles outbreaks in the USA are fueled by the anti-vaccination movement, which questions the safety of vaccines and frequently spreads false information on social media...

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‘Vampire facial’ at spa tied to 2 HIV cases, health officials say

‘Vampire facial’ at spa tied to 2 HIV cases, health officials say

The New Mexico Department of Health said in a statement Monday it is now investigating the two cases of infection among clients who had injection procedures done at the VIP Spa in Albuquerque be...

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2 diagnosed with HIV after getting facials at New Mexico spa

The New Mexico Department of Health announced on Monday that laboratory tests indicated that the two clients were infected with the same virus, increasing the likelihood that the infections may have...

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Should You Get a Measles Booster Shot? Here's What Experts Say

Soumya Swaminathan, Deputy Director General for Programmes at World Health Organization, said in a statement earlier this year. However, before 1989, many doctors were administering only one dose....

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MI residents concerned about reports of unsafe 'kissing bug' moving north

MI residents concerned about reports of unsafe 'kissing bug' moving north

Health officials said the unsafe "kissing bug" appears to be moving north, and that's not comforting news for people living in MI. They were concerned about possible disease transmission from the inse...

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Game App Sea Hero Quest Spots Early Symptoms Of Alzheimer's Disease

Sea Hero Quest is a video game developed in partnership with Germany's Deutsche Telekom , game studio Glitchers and several European universities and it is created to identify individuals who might ...

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New York's ultra-Orthodox believed to be source of measles outbreak

New York's ultra-Orthodox believed to be source of measles outbreak

The Auckland girl was diagnosed at the Bay of Islands Hospital over the Easter weekend, becoming the first case in the region in 2019. The CDC defines an outbreak as three or more cases. Merck is th...

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