Jennifer Lee

December 5, 2019
Samoa measles outbreak: Government shuts down so everyone can get vaccinated – CNN

Samoa measles outbreak: Government shuts down so everyone can get vaccinated – CNN

Samoa measles outbreak: Government shuts down so everyone can get vaccinated - CNN
December 5, 2019
New Technique Eliminates ‘Clinically Significant’ Prostate Cancer in 80% Of Subjects – The Daily Wire

New Technique Eliminates ‘Clinically Significant’ Prostate Cancer in 80% Of Subjects – The Daily Wire

A new technique dealing with prostate cancer has shown astonishing results in a study where 115 men were treated: not only was what the authors termed clinically significant cancer totally eliminated in 80% of the subjects when they were examined one year lat…
December 4, 2019
Samoa measles: Unvaccinated families told to hang red flag on door – BBC News

Samoa measles: Unvaccinated families told to hang red flag on door – BBC News

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Samoa has declared a state of emergency to combat the outbreak Families that have not been vaccinated against measles in the Pacific nation of Samoa have been asked to hang a red flag outside their homes to help fig…
December 4, 2019
Trump impeachment inquiry, NATO summit, NASA-SpaceX launch: 5 things to know Wednesday – USA TODAY

Trump impeachment inquiry, NATO summit, NASA-SpaceX launch: 5 things to know Wednesday – USA TODAY

House hearing will weigh grounds for impeachment The House impeachment inquiry opens a new phase Wednesday as the Judiciary Committee holds a hearing aimed at deciding whether to recommend articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. The hearing w…
December 4, 2019
Scientists Slam CRISPR Babies Experiment After Findings Become Public For First Time – ScienceAlert

Scientists Slam CRISPR Babies Experiment After Findings Become Public For First Time – ScienceAlert

The gene editing performed on Chinese twins last year meant to immunize them against HIV may have failed in its purpose and created unintended mutations, scientists said Tuesday after the original research was made public for the first time. Excerpts from th…
December 3, 2019
Military veteran gets first heart transplant of its kind at Duke Hospital – WTVD-TV

Military veteran gets first heart transplant of its kind at Duke Hospital – WTVD-TV

DURHAM, N.C. -- Doctors performed the first DCD heart transplant in the United States over the weekend at Duke University Hospital.DCD stands for "Donation after Circulatory Death" and it occurs after the heart has stopped beating and the person has been decl…
December 3, 2019
Here’s Why You Keep Waking Up At The Same Time Every Night – HuffPost

Here’s Why You Keep Waking Up At The Same Time Every Night – HuffPost

If youre prone to waking up in the middle of the night, this scenario is probably too familiar: You wake up, its pitch black and your brain immediately knows the time. Maybe its 3:19 a.m., maybe its 37 minutes before your alarm goes off. Regardless, its alway…
December 3, 2019
Scientists use ultrasound to open brain barrier to treating Alzheimer’s – Daily Mail

Scientists use ultrasound to open brain barrier to treating Alzheimer’s – Daily Mail

Scientists have taken a step toward treating Alzheimer's by gaining access to hard-to-reach areas of the brain that they believe drugs to repair the disease's damage need to target, a new study reveals.  There is currently no effective cure and only minimall…
December 2, 2019
Israeli scientists find way to treat deadly pancreatic cancer in 14 days – The Jerusalem Post

Israeli scientists find way to treat deadly pancreatic cancer in 14 days – The Jerusalem Post

Israeli scientists find way to treat deadly pancreatic cancer in 14 days - The Jerusalem Post