Jennifer Lee

December 25, 2019

He robbed two Miami-Dade banks in roughly 20 minutes. Now the FBI wants to find him. – Miami Herald

He robbed two Miami-Dade banks in roughly 20 minutes. Now the FBI wants to find him. - Miami Herald
December 25, 2019
3 children die of flu in Oregon, Washington – OregonLive

3 children die of flu in Oregon, Washington – OregonLive

A Washington state child under the age of five died from flu-related complications according to the Tacoma Pierce Health Department, and doctors say its the same strain of virus that led to the death of a child in King County last week. In Oregon, the Health…
December 24, 2019
At least 5 US airports have exposed travelers to measles, health officials warn – Fox News

At least 5 US airports have exposed travelers to measles, health officials warn – Fox News

An unknown number of U.S. air travelers have been exposed to measles after at least five airports allowed people with the highly infectious disease to pass through this month, according to health officials in the affected cities. At Chicago’s O’Hare Internat…
December 24, 2019
Child dies of flu-related illness in Oregon – KGW.com

Child dies of flu-related illness in Oregon – KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. The Oregon Health Authority released its weekly statistics on the flu season and reports a child died from a flu-like illness in early December. It's the first death of a child related to the flu in 2019, according to the OHA's weekly reports.…
December 24, 2019
Switching to vaping doesn’t help smokers give up nicotine, experts warn – Daily Mail

Switching to vaping doesn’t help smokers give up nicotine, experts warn – Daily Mail

Smokers who switch to e-cigarettes often stay hooked on nicotine and fail to quit the addiction altogether, an expert has warned. Consultant psychiatrist Adam Winstock said people can take up vaping as a 'substitute' for tobacco and need more help to beat th…
December 23, 2019
All his life, his health was poor. It took more than 50 years to find out why. – msnNOW

All his life, his health was poor. It took more than 50 years to find out why. – msnNOW

For as long as he can remember, Steven Knapp never felt well. © Cameron Cottrill for The Washington Post That was pretty much true from early childhood, said Knapp, a self-described Army brat who was born in Germany and grew up in Turkey and a half-dozen s…
December 23, 2019
Hebrew U. team finds vaccine has unusual effect on Alzheimer’s – Arutz Sheva

Hebrew U. team finds vaccine has unusual effect on Alzheimer’s – Arutz Sheva

Holidays are a time for family. Festive gatherings with parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles create memories that last a lifetime. But when a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease (AD), holidays often become painful reminders of loss and deterioration. Current…
December 23, 2019
Follow these exercises to reduce heart attack risks – OrissaPOST

Follow these exercises to reduce heart attack risks – OrissaPOST

London: Walking and cycling to work is associated with fewer heart attacks in adults, say researchers, adding that could provide important health benefits. According to the study published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, in areas where walk…
December 22, 2019
Family learns BRCA test was wrong — after 7 women had major surgery – New York Post

Family learns BRCA test was wrong — after 7 women had major surgery – New York Post

A series of lab tests that detected a potentially dangerous gene in seven women from one family were wrong, the family learned earlier this year — after they underwent major surgeries to reduce their chances of cancer. “I treated my test results like the Bib…