Jennifer Lee

September 24, 2019
State health officials confirm 3rd Massachusetts resident has died of EEE – WCVB Boston

State health officials confirm 3rd Massachusetts resident has died of EEE – WCVB Boston

BOSTON —A third person has died of Eastern equine encephalitis in Massachusetts this year, according to state health officials. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health told WCVB that is has received reports about three fatalities among the 10 confirme…
September 24, 2019
Rabid Fox Attacks Woman in Upper Hudson Valley – wpdh.com

Rabid Fox Attacks Woman in Upper Hudson Valley – wpdh.com

Officials in Columbia County are warning people to be on the look out after a rabid gray fox attacked a woman. CBS Albany says it happened Saturday afternoon at the Roe-Jan Boat Club near Germantown The victim told CBS that they were down near the water when…
September 23, 2019
Over 65? Utah doctor advises yearly memory test – KSL.com

Over 65? Utah doctor advises yearly memory test – KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY For the first time, the nations leading group of brain doctors is recommending everyone age 65 and older receive a yearly memory assessment. Up to now, it has been common for physicians to overlook memory complaints, or at least not seek if th…
September 23, 2019
Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – 10TV

Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – 10TV

A blood pressure medication recall has been expanded due to the possible inclusion of an impurity that could lead to cancer, given long-term exposure. It's one of the dozens of such recalls which started in July 2018. While these recalls have created a panic…
September 23, 2019
Flavoured e-cigarettes can kill lung cells, study finds – New Zealand Herald

Flavoured e-cigarettes can kill lung cells, study finds – New Zealand Herald

by RNZ New Australian research published this morning says flavoured e-cigarettes can kill lung cells. The study's lead researcher, Miranda Ween from the School of Medicine at Adelaide University, told RNZ the study was investigating whether or not the sa…
September 22, 2019
World Health Organization says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola – CNA

World Health Organization says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola – CNA

DAR ES SALAAM: Tanzania has declined to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said, posing a challenge in efforts to fight the outbreak. Despite several requests "to date, clinical data, results of the inv…
September 22, 2019
FDA: More high blood pressure medications recalled due to cancer risk – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

FDA: More high blood pressure medications recalled due to cancer risk – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Another drug has been added to a recall for medication used to treat high blood pressure. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is recalling several batches of  Losartan Potassium tablets, the FDA announced Thursday. Losartan is reportedly used to treat hypertens…
September 22, 2019
2-mile Walk to End Alzheimer’s raises $143K for treatment, research – WLOS

2-mile Walk to End Alzheimer’s raises $143K for treatment, research – WLOS

2-mile Walk to End Alzheimer's raises $143K for treatment, research - WLOS
September 21, 2019
More Blood Pressure Medication Recalls Due To Cancer Concerns – Forbes

More Blood Pressure Medication Recalls Due To Cancer Concerns – Forbes

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited has expended its recall of blood pressure medications. (Photo: Getty Images) Getty You may want an MBA. But you want to avoid NMBA. NMBA stands for N-Methylnitrosobu…