Jennifer Lee

January 21, 2020
Your waist size may be more important than weight for multiple heart attack risk – CNN

Your waist size may be more important than weight for multiple heart attack risk – CNN

(CNN)Heart attack survivors who carry extra weight around their belly are at greater risk of another heart attack, new research has found, another reason why measuring your waist may be more important than stepping on the scale. It's been known for a while …
January 21, 2020
‘Equivalent of four doughnuts’: experts warn of high sugar in alcopops – The Guardian

‘Equivalent of four doughnuts’: experts warn of high sugar in alcopops – The Guardian

Pre-mixed spirit and cocktail drinks sold in supermarkets contain up to nine teaspoons of sugar in just 250ml, according to experts, who say the beverages should be subject to the sugary drinks tax. Such drinks have become increasingly popular in recent year…
January 20, 2020
Coronavirus spreads to Beijing as China confirms 139 new cases over the weekend – CNN

Coronavirus spreads to Beijing as China confirms 139 new cases over the weekend – CNN

Hong Kong (CNN)China has reported 139 new cases of pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus, including a third death, as the outbreak spreads beyond the city where the virus was first identified. Health authorities in Beijing confirmed two cases of t…
January 20, 2020
HPV puts ‘strain’ on millennial sex and dating – BBC News

HPV puts ‘strain’ on millennial sex and dating – BBC News

Image copyrightScience Photo LibraryImage caption Both girls and boys can now have HPV vaccines Mercedes was so confident her smear test would come back clear that she was chatting to a friend on the phone as she opened the letter. But she was left shocke…
January 20, 2020
What makes a good psychologist or psychiatrist and how do you find one you like? – The Conversation AU

What makes a good psychologist or psychiatrist and how do you find one you like? – The Conversation AU

Hi, I have mental health issues and I would like to know what makes a good or bad psychiatrist, psychologist or neuropsychologist. Key points Understanding the different roles of psychologists and psychiatrists, and how they align with your needs, w…
January 19, 2020
Deadly Chinese virus may have infected over 1700 people, study claims – New York Post

Deadly Chinese virus may have infected over 1700 people, study claims – New York Post

A deadly virus in China may be significantly more widespread than officially reported, according to a disturbing new study. The mysterious coronavirus, which originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has already caused the death of at least two people.…
January 19, 2020
Want a good life as you age? Book says finding purpose, maintaining social inclusion are some of the keys. – The Washington Post

Want a good life as you age? Book says finding purpose, maintaining social inclusion are some of the keys. – The Washington Post

Aging Well: Solutions to the Most Pressing Global Challenges of Aging, a new guide by Jean Galiana and William Haseltine, lays out powerful reasons to consider social inclusion in everything from urban planning to hospice care. Haseltine, a scientist and phil…
January 19, 2020
An Ohio teen’s final days with the flu – WHNT News 19

An Ohio teen’s final days with the flu – WHNT News 19

(CNN) — On Christmas Day, 16-year-old Kaylee Roberts opened presents at her aunt’s house in suburban Cleveland, joyfully celebrating the holiday and laughing with her cousins. By New Year’s Eve, she was dead. That’s how quickly the flu can kill a young pers…
January 18, 2020
China reports 4 more cases in viral pneumonia outbreak – SF Gate

China reports 4 more cases in viral pneumonia outbreak – SF Gate

Pedestrians wear protective masks as they walk through a shopping district in Tokyo Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. Japan's government said Thursday a man treated for pneumonia after returning from China has tested positive for the new coronavirus identified as a po…