Jennifer Lee

November 4, 2019
Weight loss: Here is why some people are not able to do push-ups – Times of India

Weight loss: Here is why some people are not able to do push-ups – Times of India

Push-up is one of the oldest and most popular exercises that have been around for a long time. It is a multi-purpose exercise that engages all your body muscles, right from your head to toe, which makes it one of the most preferred exercises among the fitness…
November 4, 2019
‘My husband squeezed my hand to say he wanted to live, then I found a way to save him’ – BBC News

‘My husband squeezed my hand to say he wanted to live, then I found a way to save him’ – BBC News

Image caption Tom and Steffanie, with illustrations of Acinetobacter and a bacteria-eating phage When Tom Patterson started vomiting during an Egyptian holiday he thought he had food poisoning. He was wrong. In fact he was infected with an antibiotic-resis…
November 3, 2019
Bill Maher claims the link between autism and the MMR vaccine is not crazy – Daily Mail

Bill Maher claims the link between autism and the MMR vaccine is not crazy – Daily Mail

Real Time Host Bill Maher implied it is 'realistic' to suggest a link between autism and childhood vaccines - a dangerous and debunked theory that puts childrens' lives at risk. The astonishing claim was made by Maher during an interview with controversial d…
November 3, 2019
The end of daylight saving time could trigger seasonal depression – KOKH FOX25

The end of daylight saving time could trigger seasonal depression – KOKH FOX25

The end of daylight saving time could trigger seasonal depression - KOKH FOX25
November 3, 2019
Simple blood test could spot breast cancer five years before any symptom – The Telegraph

Simple blood test could spot breast cancer five years before any symptom – The Telegraph

We need to develop and further validate this test, said Ms Alfattani. However, these results are encouraging and indicate that its possible to detect a signal for early breast cancer. Once we have improved the accuracy of the test, then it opens the possibili…
November 2, 2019

She live-streamed her mammogram to raise awareness. Then she got the diagnosis. – The Washington Post

In private, the radiologist told Meyer she would need more imaging. At 40 years old, she realized, she might have cancer. She turned the camera back on. Meyers project for Breast Cancer Awareness Month last October turned into a far more sobering call to ac…
November 2, 2019
Hundreds of unvaccinated students notified they can’t come to school – KOMO News

Hundreds of unvaccinated students notified they can’t come to school – KOMO News

Hundreds of unvaccinated students notified they can't come to school - KOMO News
November 2, 2019
How to make a gut-healthy snack with 2 ingredients in less than 2 minutes – Well+Good

How to make a gut-healthy snack with 2 ingredients in less than 2 minutes – Well+Good

For some reason, I have it in my mind that making a healthy snack requires so much more effort than just reaching for whatever packaged snack is in my vicinity. (Hello, leftover Halloween candy.) But registered dietitian Amanda Sauceda, RDN, sure proved me wr…
November 1, 2019
Cystic fibrosis patients, doctors celebrate FDA’s ‘life-changing’ approval of new treatment – Fox News

Cystic fibrosis patients, doctors celebrate FDA’s ‘life-changing’ approval of new treatment – Fox News

The FDA’s recent approval of a three-drug combination therapy for cystic fibrosis patients is being celebrated among both patients and doctors as “life-changing” news. Trikafta, produced by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc., targets the defective protein responsibl…