Jennifer Lee

October 7, 2019
Michigan EEE spraying could put one of world’s rarest butterflies at risk – Detroit Free Press

Michigan EEE spraying could put one of world’s rarest butterflies at risk – Detroit Free Press

Multiple Michigan residents have died from the rare mosquito-borne virus Eastern equine encephalitis and several others have been sickened. USA TODAY Widespread insecticide spraying to kill mosquitoes potentially carrying the deadly Eastern equine encephal…
October 7, 2019
Teen suicide attempts by poisoning often involve over-the-counter drugs – Vox.com

Teen suicide attempts by poisoning often involve over-the-counter drugs – Vox.com

In May, the journal Pediatrics published some alarming data: In the past decade, there has been a dramatic rise in the number of teens attempting to kill themselves with poison. The trend has been largely driven by increases in poisoning attempts by young gir…
October 6, 2019
‘Totally bizarre!’ — nutritionists see red over study downplaying the health risks of red meat – MarketWatch

‘Totally bizarre!’ — nutritionists see red over study downplaying the health risks of red meat – MarketWatch

Put down the T-bone and slowly back away from that side order of ribs. Nutritionists across the country are hitting back hard after a new collection of studies alleged that red meat and processed meats including steak, ribs, bacon and salami are fine for you…
October 6, 2019
‘I Combined Alternate-Day Fasting and Weight Lifting And Lost 108 Pounds’ – Women’s Health

‘I Combined Alternate-Day Fasting and Weight Lifting And Lost 108 Pounds’ – Women’s Health

My name is Rachel Sharp. I am 26 years old and live in Lees Summit, Missouri. I am the mortgage operations assistant at a local Credit Union. I finally found a weight-loss strategy that works for me and dropped over 100 pounds in a year. I had been overweigh…
October 6, 2019
Flu jab symptoms: Can you get the flu jab with a cold? – Express

Flu jab symptoms: Can you get the flu jab with a cold? – Express

Flu jab symptoms: Can you get the flu jab with a cold? - Express
October 5, 2019
EEE mosquito spraying scheduled for Saturday in Jackson, Washtenaw counties – MLive.com

EEE mosquito spraying scheduled for Saturday in Jackson, Washtenaw counties – MLive.com

JACKSON COUNTY, MI Aerial spraying to combat the mosquito-borne Eastern equine encephalitis virus is scheduled for zones in Washtenaw and Jackson counties on Saturday, Oct. 5. Spraying zones include Concord, Grass Lake and Northfield townships, according to …
October 5, 2019
Several West Michigan locations to be sprayed for EEE tonight – WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

Several West Michigan locations to be sprayed for EEE tonight – WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

CALHOUN COUNTY, Mich. — Several areas of the state are scheduled to be sprayed for Eastern equine encephalitis Saturday evening. According to the Calhoun County Public Health Department, the areas slated for treatment Saturday evening are identified in the A…
October 5, 2019
Rats as pets: Some people say absolutely. – Washington Post

Rats as pets: Some people say absolutely. – Washington Post

When Abby Chronister started college six years ago, she found herself struggling with anxiety and depression. After class, she often retreated to her bed. Thats when she adopted her first two rats, Luci and Lena. Those little critters are what made me get ou…
October 4, 2019
State Fair Hot Tubs Probably Spread Deadly Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak in North Carolina – Gizmodo

State Fair Hot Tubs Probably Spread Deadly Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak in North Carolina – Gizmodo

State fairs are a mixed bag in the best of times. But for a hundred or so people who attended the North Carolina Mountain State Fair this past September, it was a nightmare. State health officials have traced an outbreak of Legionnaires disease to the fair, w…