Jennifer Lee

January 13, 2020
Thinking of menopausal hormone therapy? Here’s what you can expect from your GP – The Conversation AU

Thinking of menopausal hormone therapy? Here’s what you can expect from your GP – The Conversation AU

We have seen increasingly dramatic headlines over the years on the risks of menopausal hormone therapy (MHT), also known as hormone replacement therapy. An alarming study in 2002, which found an apparent increased risk of breast cancer in women who took MHT,…
January 13, 2020
China virus outbreak linked to a seafood market, not spreading, WHO reports – South China Morning Post

China virus outbreak linked to a seafood market, not spreading, WHO reports – South China Morning Post

Published: 3:04am, 13 Jan, 2020 Updated: 3:35am, 13 Jan, 2020
January 12, 2020

Mysterious virus spreads in China, over 40 people infected – One America News Network

In this Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, photo released by Hong Kong Government Information Service, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, second from right, accompanied by Secretary for Food and Health, Prof. Sophia Chan, right, reviews the health surveillance measures…
January 12, 2020
Flu leaves a 4-year-old girl blind – WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

Flu leaves a 4-year-old girl blind – WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A 4-year-old girl in Iowa nearly died and is now blind because of the flu, and her parents have a message: Get your child vaccinated. “If I can stop one child from getting sick, that’s what I want to do,” said Amanda Phillips. “It’s terribl…
January 12, 2020
Mayo research solves deadly Amish medical mystery – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Mayo research solves deadly Amish medical mystery – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Research led by Mayo Clinic has solved a two-decade-old mystery about why so many otherwise healthy children and young people in Amish communities have been dying from sudden unexplained cardiac deaths. Examining the DNA of four Amish siblings who suffered c…
January 11, 2020
Three flu-related deaths in Lancaster County – 1011now

Three flu-related deaths in Lancaster County – 1011now

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The Lincoln Lancaster Health Department reported on Friday that Lancaster County has had three flu-related deaths. All three were adults in their 60's. This brings the state's flu deaths to at least seven. Douglas County announced on …
January 11, 2020
China reports first death from mysterious outbreak in Wuhan – Al Jazeera English

China reports first death from mysterious outbreak in Wuhan – Al Jazeera English

A 61-year-old man has died from pneumonia in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in an outbreak of a yet to be identified virus while seven others are in critical condition, the Wuhan health authorities said on Saturday. In total, 41 people have been diagnosed…
January 11, 2020
US hospitals raise alarm about higher-than-normal RSV cases in young children – WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

US hospitals raise alarm about higher-than-normal RSV cases in young children – WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

(Getty Images) Pediatricians across the United States are sounding the alarm about unusually high numbers of young children being admitted to emergency departments due to respiratory syncytial virus infection or RSV, a common virus that causes cold-like symp…
January 10, 2020
Lose fat in your tongue to improve sleep apnea, study says – CNN

Lose fat in your tongue to improve sleep apnea, study says – CNN

Lose fat in your tongue to improve sleep apnea, study says - CNN