Jennifer Lee

October 18, 2019
Exercising before breakfast burns more fat, study says – CNN

Exercising before breakfast burns more fat, study says – CNN

Exercising before breakfast burns more fat, study says - CNN
October 18, 2019
Steroid injections may lead to more long-term harm than previously thought, new study says – CNN

Steroid injections may lead to more long-term harm than previously thought, new study says – CNN

Steroid injections may lead to more long-term harm than previously thought, new study says - CNN
October 17, 2019
Doctors brace for a severe flu season, urge people to get flu shot now – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Doctors brace for a severe flu season, urge people to get flu shot now – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Public health experts trying to predict the severity of the upcoming flu season in the U.S. often look to the Southern Hemisphere for clues. Here’s the word from Down Under, where winter recently ended: Brace yourself, America. Australia, which saw an earli…
October 17, 2019
Youth Suicide Rate Rises 56% in Decade, CDC Says – The Wall Street Journal

Youth Suicide Rate Rises 56% in Decade, CDC Says – The Wall Street Journal

Suicide and homicide rates have increased in recent years among young people in the U.S., according to a new federal report. The suicide rate among people ages 10 to 24 years old climbed 56% between 2007 and 2017, according to the report from the Centers for …
October 17, 2019
Family’s dog dies of leptospirosis, veterinarian says cases becoming more common – WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Family’s dog dies of leptospirosis, veterinarian says cases becoming more common – WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO (KMGH) -- A disease that can be fatal to your dog and spread to people is on the rise in Colorado, according to a veterinarian. Leti Paoli's dog, Copper, battled health issues for several years. In the last year and a half, Copper was bac…
October 16, 2019
DNA Sequencing And Rare Disease Cold Cases : Shots – Health News – NPR

DNA Sequencing And Rare Disease Cold Cases : Shots – Health News – NPR

When Alex Yiu was born 14 years ago, he seemed like a typical healthy kid. But when he turned 2, his mother Caroline Cheung-Yiu started noticing things that were amiss first little problems, then much bigger ones. As Alex's health slowly deteriorated, Caroli…
October 16, 2019
What is kratom? The popular herbal supplement has caught flak from the FDA – NBC News

What is kratom? The popular herbal supplement has caught flak from the FDA – NBC News

Bobby DiBernardo credits the herbal supplement kratom with getting him off heroin, oxycodone and alcohol six years ago. It saved my life, he said. I could have died any day from a heroin overdose and kratom gave me a new lease. It helped take away the pain o…
October 16, 2019
Hunters beware: Conservation officials caution about CWD in deer as archery seasons open – AL.com

Hunters beware: Conservation officials caution about CWD in deer as archery seasons open – AL.com

Bow season for whitetails began statewide Tuesday, but this year theres a bit of a shadow on the much anticipated deer hunts as chronic wasting disease becomes an increasing concern across the nation. Chronic wasting disease (CWD) first popped up in the 1960…
October 15, 2019
‘Failing’ food system leaves millions of children malnourished or overweight – The Guardian

‘Failing’ food system leaves millions of children malnourished or overweight – The Guardian

At least one in three children under five are either undernourished or overweight, and one in two lack essential vitamins and nutrients, the UN childrens agency has warned. The Unicef report laid bare the alarming rate at which poor diets and a failing food …