Jennifer Lee

January 7, 2020
Foxes keep attacking this 88-year-old, leading him to strangle one with his bare hands – The Washington Post

Foxes keep attacking this 88-year-old, leading him to strangle one with his bare hands – The Washington Post

But the animal was another fox, and it charged at him, biting his face and hands, knocked him to the driveway and sent his glasses tumbling. So what is it about Kenney that fills the common fox with frothy rage? I wish I knew, he told The Washington Post by…
January 7, 2020
Department of Health Report Details Problems at Geisinger Medical Center – WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Department of Health Report Details Problems at Geisinger Medical Center – WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health has released its findings of an inspection following the deaths of three infants in the neonatal intensive care unit at Geisinger Medical Center in Montour County. The Health Department says t…
January 6, 2020
Severe childhood deprivation reduces brain size, study finds – The Guardian

Severe childhood deprivation reduces brain size, study finds – The Guardian

Children who experience severe deprivation early in life have smaller brains in adulthood, researchers have found. The findings are based on scans of young adults who were adopted as children into UK families from Romanias orphanages that rose under the regi…
January 6, 2020
Maine man, 88, bit in face by suspected rabid fox, police say – WMTW Portland

Maine man, 88, bit in face by suspected rabid fox, police say – WMTW Portland

BATH, Maine —Bath police said another resident was attacked by a suspected rabid fox last week. Police said they received reports Friday of the fox approaching two dogs before running off in the south end of the city. Officers searched the area but could no…
January 6, 2020
Running a marathon could help you live longer, study suggests – CNN

Running a marathon could help you live longer, study suggests – CNN

Running a marathon could help you live longer, study suggests - CNN
January 6, 2020
Less common flu strain prominent this year in Virginia – WWBT NBC12 News

Less common flu strain prominent this year in Virginia – WWBT NBC12 News

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Public health officials say a type of flu virus thats usually less prevalent is being reported more frequently in Virginia this year. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported that of the more than 1,800 cases confirmed by lab reports since …
January 6, 2020
‘Mystery Illness’ Hits City – Newser

‘Mystery Illness’ Hits City – Newser

(Newser) Looks like the Chinese city of Wuhan is ground zero for a mystery illness—but officials say it isn't a reemergence of the 2002-2003 SARS epidemic that originated in China and killed over 700 people, the Guardian reports. So far, 59 people have been …
January 6, 2020
4½ myths about sunscreen and why they’re wrong – The Conversation AU

4½ myths about sunscreen and why they’re wrong – The Conversation AU

Many Australians are reluctant to use sunscreen, even though its an important element in preventing the skin cancers that affect about two in three of us at some time in our lives. The Cancer Council says myths about sunscreens contribute to this reluctance…
January 5, 2020
25-Year-Old Mom Kills Herself After She Lost Her Fight With Mental Illness After Giving Birth – The Digital Wise

25-Year-Old Mom Kills Herself After She Lost Her Fight With Mental Illness After Giving Birth – The Digital Wise

Chloe McDaid was a young mom when she was found dead by her father just a few weeks before she turned 25 years old. When she passed away, she left her 8-month-old daughter, Melodie. It was a tragic moment for her entire family. Her mom, Mandy McDaid shared t…