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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons

Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons

There is only one reported case related to this outbreak in OH thus far. Most of those infected with the salmonella strain bought pre-cut melons, including cantaloupe, watermelon, or a fruit salad mix with melon, at one of the stores, according to state officials.


It shows the growing severity of the issue

It shows the growing severity of the issue

She and her colleagues collected data on suicides from every state. "Most people that either attempt or complete suicide, they aren't so much wanting to die as they want to be out of the pain they are in", Summers said . Prevention has been elusive, in part because doctors have not had programs that reliably reduce suicide rates . However, teens who aren't likely to reach out could be internalizing what they see.


Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, confirms landmark study

Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, confirms landmark study

A study presented by the American Society of Clinical Oncology on Sunday found that about 70% of women diagnosed with the early stages of a common type of breast cancer may not need chemotherapy as part of their treatment. Stephanie Bernik, chief of surgical oncology at Lenox Hill Hospital. The findings suggest that thousands of women could one day forgo a treatment with long-term health ramifications without risking the spread of cancer.


Google Honors Doctor Who Created Life-Saving APGAR Test

Google Honors Doctor Who Created Life-Saving APGAR Test

Dr Apgar developed the score in 1952 to quantify the effect of obstetric anaesthesia on babies. The US clinician was born in 1909 in Westfield, New Jersey to a musical family. Apgar's work on prevention of infant mortality was eventually recognised as she was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in the US. In 1949, Virginia Apgar became the first the professor of anesthesiology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons.


Hospira Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall

Hospira Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall

The FDA announcement said some of the drug may have then been further distributed at the retail level. The opioid overdose drug Naloxone has been recalled. There's a quick-acting antidote to save them called naloxone or Narcan. When administered, Naloxone can quickly restore normal respiration to someone whose breathing has slowed or stopped due to opioids.


Kate Spade: The Designer And Her Journey To Success

Kate Spade: The Designer And Her Journey To Success

The 55-year-old says his wife and longtime collaborator had suffered from depression and anxiety for a number of years, and was "actively seeking" help from doctors and taking medication for her illnesses. Anna Wintour, the grand priestess of fashion and editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine, hailed Spade as a woman who "defined" authenticity. They launched Kate Spade New York in 1993 and sold the last of their shares in 2007.