Jennifer Lee

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…
November 1, 2019
DHEC: Cat possibly exposes five people to rabies in Greenville County – WYFF4 Greenville

DHEC: Cat possibly exposes five people to rabies in Greenville County – WYFF4 Greenville

GREER, S.C. —Five people may have been exposed to rabies in Greenville County after a cat tested positive for the disease, according to the Department of Health and Environmental Control. The five people came into contact with a domestic short-hair cat with…
November 1, 2019
How a Man’s Fecal Transplant Turned Fatal – Livescience.com

How a Man’s Fecal Transplant Turned Fatal – Livescience.com

The first person known to die as a result of a fecal transplant is a 73-year-old man who developed a fatal infection with antibiotic-resistant bacteria that were in the donor's stool sample.  News of the man's death surfaced in June; he was one of two patien…
October 31, 2019
Researchers are paying people to be deliberately infected with the flu virus – CNN

Researchers are paying people to be deliberately infected with the flu virus – CNN

Researchers are paying people to be deliberately infected with the flu virus - CNN