Jennifer Lee

November 14, 2019
To Drive Down Insulin Prices, W.H.O. Will Certify Generic Versions – The New York Times

To Drive Down Insulin Prices, W.H.O. Will Certify Generic Versions – The New York Times

But the health agencys move is unlikely to immediately affect the sky-high price of the hormone in the United States. The American market is regulated by the F.D.A., and merely applying for approval is prohibitively expensive for many small companies. Insuli…
November 14, 2019
The climate crisis will profoundly affect the health of every child alive today, report says – CNN

The climate crisis will profoundly affect the health of every child alive today, report says – CNN

(CNN)The climate crisis is already hurting our health and it could burden generations to come with lifelong health problems, a new report finds. It could challenge already overwhelmed health systems and undermine much of the medical progress that has been mad…
November 13, 2019
Nutrition experts reveal how to shed belly weight FAST – Daily Mail

Nutrition experts reveal how to shed belly weight FAST – Daily Mail

A sports nutritionist has broken the 'fundamentals of fat loss' down in a simple yet eye-opening graphic shared on Instagram. Ryan Pinto, the founder of High Performance Nutrition Australia and the nutrition provider for the South Sydney Rabbitohs rugby leag…
November 13, 2019
Flu season might be starting early, but it’s not too late to get immunized – KSL.com

Flu season might be starting early, but it’s not too late to get immunized – KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY Fall weather might have descended in Utah late, but the flu virus is striking early. Influenza is notoriously tricky. Its a hard one for us to predict. It can sort of show up at any point during the respiratory season. But it looks like its st…
November 13, 2019
Heavy weed use linked to higher risk of stroke in young people, says new study – Yahoo News

Heavy weed use linked to higher risk of stroke in young people, says new study – Yahoo News

Young people who use marijuana may have a higher risk of stroke, according to a new study published in the journal Stroke. In the study, researchers looked at 43,000 adults ages 18 to 44 who had used marijuana within the last 30 days finding significantly hi…
November 12, 2019
Local expert predicts ‘more severe than normal’ flu season – News3LV

Local expert predicts ‘more severe than normal’ flu season – News3LV

Local expert predicts 'more severe than normal' flu season - News3LV
November 12, 2019
Metro Atlanta student diagnosed with measles, officials say – WSB Atlanta

Metro Atlanta student diagnosed with measles, officials say – WSB Atlanta

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - State health officials confirm a metro Atlanta child has a case of the measles. Authorities said the unvaccinated student may have exposed others to the measles at school. Cobb and Douglas Public Health said that a student with …
November 12, 2019
Vox Sentences: The bad E in e-cigarettes – Vox.com

Vox Sentences: The bad E in e-cigarettes – Vox.com

Vox Sentences is your daily digest for whats happening in the world. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. A very strong culprit in the vaping il…
November 11, 2019
Local health officials optimistic about proposed plan to raise minimum vaping age to 21 – News3LV

Local health officials optimistic about proposed plan to raise minimum vaping age to 21 – News3LV

Local health officials optimistic about proposed plan to raise minimum vaping age to 21 - News3LV