Jennifer Lee

November 27, 2019
Winter vomiting bug hits NI schools – BBC News

Winter vomiting bug hits NI schools – BBC News

Image caption A number of classrooms were hit across NI with the winter bug Some schools in Northern Ireland are being hard hit by the winter vomiting bug with many pupils off sick. A few have even had to close for a deep clean to tackle the virus. Abou…
November 27, 2019
A dog licked a healthy man. The man died within weeks – South China Morning Post

A dog licked a healthy man. The man died within weeks – South China Morning Post

Published: 10:21am, 27 Nov, 2019 Updated: 11:07am, 27 Nov, 2019
November 26, 2019

‘You’ll shoot your eye out!’ Eye injuries from paintball and BB guns are on the rise – KSL.com

'You'll shoot your eye out!' Eye injuries from paintball and BB guns are on the rise - KSL.com
November 26, 2019
Man dies after being licked by his dog – BGR

Man dies after being licked by his dog – BGR

A man in Germany has died and his dog is being blamed for his passing. The dog didn’t bite or attack the man in any way, it simply licked him. The bizarre story is the subject of a new paper in the European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, and it…
November 26, 2019
Forsyth County officials investigate new cases of hepatitis A – WXII12 Winston-Salem

Forsyth County officials investigate new cases of hepatitis A – WXII12 Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. —The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is investigating new cases of hepatitis A. Officials believe the cases are part of a statewide outbreak. The county has 19 confirmed cases with more than 100 cases across the state. Offic…
November 25, 2019
More than 1,000 patients may have been exposed to HIV and other viruses after error in sanitizing procedure – CNN

More than 1,000 patients may have been exposed to HIV and other viruses after error in sanitizing procedure – CNN

(CNN)More than a thousand surgical patients at Goshen Hospital in Indiana may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B afteran error in the sanitizing procedure for surgicalequipment, according to a press release from Goshen Health. One step in …
November 25, 2019

Teen’s Lung and Kidneys Destroyed by Vaping Illness: ‘I Begged My Parents to Let Me Die’ – Yahoo Entertainment

Teen's Lung and Kidneys Destroyed by Vaping Illness: 'I Begged My Parents to Let Me Die' - Yahoo Entertainment
November 25, 2019
Doctor plucks a ‘swimming’ parasitic worm from a man’s eye – Daily Mail

Doctor plucks a ‘swimming’ parasitic worm from a man’s eye – Daily Mail

A gruesome video shows the moment a wriggling parasitic worm was plucked from a man's eye after he caught an infection from his dog. The patient, known only as Mr Yan, 54, from China, had visited an eye specialist complaining of conjunctivitis, weepy eyes an…
November 24, 2019
Dutch doctor dies after contracting Lassa fever in Sierra Leone – BBC News

Dutch doctor dies after contracting Lassa fever in Sierra Leone – BBC News

Image copyrightAlamyImage caption Lassa fever can affect many organs A Dutch doctor who was evacuated from Sierra Leone after contracting Lassa fever has died in hospital. The medic was flown home on Tuesday after being infected in the northern town of M…