Jennifer Lee

October 27, 2019
Heidi Klum looks frightful as she shares sneak peek of her costume for A-list annual Halloween party – Daily Mail

Heidi Klum looks frightful as she shares sneak peek of her costume for A-list annual Halloween party – Daily Mail

She's known for going all out with her over-the-top Halloween outfits.  And while Heidi Klum has yet to reveal the theme of this year's costume, she did give fans a glimpse of her bold look in the five-second Instagram video she shared on Saturday. The film…
October 27, 2019
Two new measles cases linked to PDX exposure – KGW.com

Two new measles cases linked to PDX exposure – KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. The Oregon Health Authority(OHA) is reporting two people have been diagnosed with measles after being exposed to the illness on an international flight that landed at Portland International Airport. Health officials say a Lane County resident …
October 26, 2019
Los Angeles County health officials warn of possible measles exposure at CVS, Ralphs – KABC-TV

Los Angeles County health officials warn of possible measles exposure at CVS, Ralphs – KABC-TV

Los Angeles County health officials have confirmed another local resident was diagnosed with measles.Officials said the infected person visited a CVS pharmacy on Venice Boulevard and a Ralph's on Pico Boulevard Saturday afternoon, potentially exposing others.…
October 26, 2019
Parents call for action over ‘sick’ GoFundMe scam – BBC News

Parents call for action over ‘sick’ GoFundMe scam – BBC News

Image caption Darci died of leukaemia last year A grieving couple who discovered a fake GoFundMe page had been set up in the name of their dead daughter say the problem needs to be taken seriously. Amanda and Graeme Jackson, from Kirkcaldy in Fife, lost …
October 26, 2019
Mystery Illness Paralysing Children Across The US Has Been Traced to a Rare Virus – ScienceAlert

Mystery Illness Paralysing Children Across The US Has Been Traced to a Rare Virus – ScienceAlert

Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) stands accused of playing a key role in a paralytic illness that's struck down hundreds across the US in recent years. Unfortunately, evidence of its presence has so far been at best circumstantial, until now.  At long last, research…
October 25, 2019
Researchers Find Racial Bias in Hospital Algorithm – The Wall Street Journal

Researchers Find Racial Bias in Hospital Algorithm – The Wall Street Journal

Black patients were less likely than white patients to get extra medical help, despite being sicker, when an algorithm used by a large hospital chose who got the additional attention, according to a new study underscoring the risks as technology gains a footh…
October 25, 2019
Man’s stomach was brewing its own beer – PennLive

Man’s stomach was brewing its own beer – PennLive

Police and doctors didn't believe a 46-year-old man who swore that he hadn't had alcohol before he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving. His blood alcohol level was 0.2, more than twice the legal limit for operating a car. He refused a breathalyzer t…
October 25, 2019
Allentown woman says she ignored measles quarantine because she was burying her daughter – Morning Call

Allentown woman says she ignored measles quarantine because she was burying her daughter – Morning Call

Allentown woman says she ignored measles quarantine because she was burying her daughter - Morning Call
October 24, 2019
‘Milestone’ in polio eradication achieved – BBC News

‘Milestone’ in polio eradication achieved – BBC News

Image copyrightEPA WiresImage caption A health worker gives the polio vaccine to a child in Pakistan, where, like Afghanistan, polio is still endemic The second of three forms of the polio virus has been eradicated, experts have announced. There are three…