Medical

Missouri Records First Vaping-Related Death

Missouri joined the list later Thursday, announcing the death this week of a man in his mid-40s at a St. Louis hospital. He began experiencing trouble breat...


IN bishop offers cemetery for burial of aborted remains

The statement said that these boxes were mixed with boxes that contained "various personal property" of Klopfer. He said that the laws Klopfer might have viol...


Third Instance of Trudeau in Brownface Surfaces in 24 Hour Period

What's wild is the photo has existed in the 2000-2001 yearbook of West Point Grey Academy , and is just now coming to light 18 years later, obtained by Time m...


California Gov. Gavin Newsom takes action on vaping and e-cigarettes

In announcing the action, Cuomo sharply criticized the flavors that are for sale, like bubble gum and cotton candy, as being "obviously targeted" to young peo...


Autoworkers in U.S. strike against GM in contract dispute

In Lordstown, Ohio , where GM has idled the factory that once had three shifts of workers making Chevrolet Cruze compact cars, the automaker plans to set u...


Fugitive couple facing murder charges in custody after tip

The Barksdales escaped August 26 in Utah while being brought from upstate NY to Tucson to face charges in the April death of a 72-year-old man. Authorities said...


Stop vaping — CDC Warning

Health officials said they do not have detailed information on what specific e-cigarette products were used by the deceased Kansas patient. Public health ...


US government will propose banning flavours used in e-cigarettes

Melania Trump recently tweeted her concerns over the combination of children and vaping, and at the meeting, the president said, "I mean, she's got a son -...


CDC warns against vaping as "vape lung" spreads

According to her, all of the people who are into vaping regularly are getting severely ill after their vape sessions. Cuomo said he's not ruling out a t...


Many detest Michigan's flavored vaping ban while others commend the surprising ruling

Flavored nicotine vaping products - which include tastes akin to apple juice, bubble gum and Nerds candy - will be banned in retail stores and online in the sta...


'Catastrophic' Hurricane Dorian batters the Bahamas

The 12:45 p.m. update showed the storm moving west at 8 miles per hour. Dorian could remain almost stationary for two days, pounding the islands with 10- ...


Most lung disease patients vaped THC products

The FDA is probing 127 reports it's received of vaping associated with seizures, an inquiry the agency started after receiving reports from a young adult and th...


City of Milwaukee urges residents to stop vaping 'immediately'

Boston University School of Public Health researcher and professor of community health sciences Michael Siegel trained in epidemiology for two years at the C...


Trump Just Screwed the US Military

The new guidance applies only to a small group of children born overseas and does not affect children who are citizens at birth or who have already acquired ci...


NY sees doubling of severe lung illness cases linked to vaping

Health officials said it is still unclear whether there's a connection between cases among different states, whether vaping definitively caused these illness...


Isle of Man MMR vaccination rate lower than UK's

He also said people would be encouraged to have catch-up vaccinations. Professor Stephen Powis, NHS England's medical director, said: "People not getting th...


First Human West Nile Virus Case Identified in IL

The department says 74 counties in IL previous year reported a West Nile virus positive mosquito batch, bird, horse, or a human case. VDCI uses state of the a...


Two Experimental Drugs Found Effective Against Ebola Virus

The drugs improved survival rates from the disease more than two other treatments being tested - ZMapp , made by Mapp Biopharmaceutical, and Remdesivir, made...


Pfizer Mylan merger: Pfizer to combine drug units in new generic business

According to a news release , Mylan and Upjohn , the Pfizer subsidiary, hosted a Monday morning conference call with investors. Furthermore, the merger ...


Travel curbs to DRC could hurt Ebola policies - AU official

Some experts believe the emergency declaration for the Congo epidemic has been long overdue. In December 2018, Taiwan abandoned a planned US$1 million donatio...