Jennifer Lee

December 1, 2019
New research uncovers personality type most likely to binge drink – Yahoo News

New research uncovers personality type most likely to binge drink – Yahoo News

The new study could change how we look at binge drinking in the future. [Photo: Getty] A new study has looked into different of personality types and whether they make us more or less likely to binge drink. The research has been released at quite a pertinen…
December 1, 2019
After miscarriage, I was rocked by depression. Like many other women, I didn’t get follow-up care for this loss. – The Washington Post

After miscarriage, I was rocked by depression. Like many other women, I didn’t get follow-up care for this loss. – The Washington Post

That was the first night after I miscarried at 12 weeks pregnant. Those early morning flashbacks lasted for weeks. After my miscarriage was handled medically, the effect on my mental health also needed attention. But no follow-up appointment was offered, and …
November 30, 2019
Monkey infects Japanese lab worker with deadly herpes B virus – New York Post

Monkey infects Japanese lab worker with deadly herpes B virus – New York Post

A monkey infected a Japanese scientist with the herpes B virus in a rare case of the deadly sickness being passed to a human, according to a report. The unnamed lab worker who was in critical condition Friday had been conducting research on macaque monkeys n…
November 30, 2019
Patients sue Indiana hospital over possible disease exposure – nwitimes.com

Patients sue Indiana hospital over possible disease exposure – nwitimes.com

GOSHEN, Ind. More than 1,000 surgical patients are suing a northern Indiana hospital after being notified that a sterilization failure could have exposed them to deadly infections. The Elkhart Truth reports the class-action suit was filed last week in Elkhar…
November 30, 2019
Drinking-related liver disease and deaths on the rise in U.S. – Yahoo News

Drinking-related liver disease and deaths on the rise in U.S. – Yahoo News

By Tamara Mathias (Reuters Health) - Americans today are expected to live shorter lives than just a few years ago, in contrast with trends seen in other developed nations, and rising deaths from alcohol-related liver disease may be partly to blame, researche…
November 29, 2019
‘I got HIV my first time’ – BBC News

‘I got HIV my first time’ – BBC News

'I got HIV my first time' - BBC News
November 29, 2019

Air pollution linked to memory declines among older women – KSL.com

Air pollution linked to memory declines among older women - KSL.com
November 29, 2019
Teen patient honors her liver donor with an extra seat at Thanksgiving – GMA

Teen patient honors her liver donor with an extra seat at Thanksgiving – GMA

Teen patient honors her liver donor with an extra seat at Thanksgiving - GMA
November 28, 2019
Immunotherapy offers hope for men with prostate cancer – BBC News

Immunotherapy offers hope for men with prostate cancer – BBC News

Image copyrightGetty Images A major trial of an immunotherapy drug has shown it can be effective in some men with advanced prostate cancer. The men had stopped responding to the main treatment options. Researchers found that a small proportion of men, des…