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After California got rid of personal exemptions for vaccines, medical exemptions went way up – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times After California got rid of personal exemptions for vaccines, medical exemptions went way upLos Angeles TimesThe rate of medical exemptions for immunizations for incoming kindergartners rose sharply the year after California eliminated the personal-belief exemption, a new study finds. The results, published in the Journal of the American Medical Assn., hint …Another […]

A better flu vaccine needed, says expert – NEWS.com.au

CNN A better flu vaccine needed, says expertNEWS.com.auExperts say this season's record flu outbreak suggests that next year's vaccine may need to provide greater protection against the Influenza A (H3) strain. Sarah Wiedersehn. Australian Associated PressSeptember 4, 20173:47pm. A fast mutating and highly …New influenza viruses abound amid growing fears of new bird flu pandemicPhilippines Lifestyle […]

Fall Weather Headed Your Way? Time For Flu Shots – NPR

NPR Fall Weather Headed Your Way? Time For Flu ShotsNPRThe arrival of a new school year and cooler temperatures also means the arrival of flu vaccines in doctors' offices, pharmacies, clinics, work places, and school campuses. With flu season on its way, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued updated …American Academy of Pediatrics recommends flu shot […]

What Australia's bad flu season means for Europe, North America – CNN

CNN What Australia's bad flu season means for Europe, North AmericaCNN(CNN) Australia is having a worse flu season than usual this year, with 93,711 laboratory-confirmed cases reported to its National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System as of August 18, government data show. That's almost 2½ times more infections …A better flu vaccine needed, says expertNEWS.com.auNew influenza […]

'Ghost' lobster hauled from ocean off Maine – Fox News

Fox News 'Ghost' lobster hauled from ocean off MaineFox NewsAn Aug. 24, 2017 photo provided by Alex Todd shows lobster with a a translucent shell, caught by Maine lobsterman Todd off the coast of Maine, next to a regular lobster. The photo was taken before the lobster was tossed back into the Atlantic Ocean.Rare white […]

Medical Marijuana Physicians Cropping Up in Arkansas – WMOT

WMOT Medical Marijuana Physicians Cropping Up in ArkansasWMOTDr. Tammy Post operates a concierge cash medical practice in Johnson and is now seeing patients seeking medical marijuana registry card certification. Jacqueline Froelich / ARKANSAS PUBLIC MEDIA. e0717eda-5801-4ee8-a493-39ad83ed46fc.Medical marijuana plants have started to grow in MarylandWashington PostMeet the companies launching Maryland's cannabis industryBaltimore Sun$1 Billion Cannabis Market […]

Medical Marijuana Physicians Cropping Up in Arkansas – WMOT

WMOT Medical Marijuana Physicians Cropping Up in ArkansasWMOTDr. Tammy Post operates a concierge cash medical practice in Johnson and is now seeing patients seeking medical marijuana registry card certification. Jacqueline Froelich / ARKANSAS PUBLIC MEDIA. e0717eda-5801-4ee8-a493-39ad83ed46fc.Medical marijuana plants have started to grow in MarylandWashington PostMeet the companies launching Maryland's cannabis industryBaltimore Sun$1 Billion Cannabis Market […]

Tenth of men aged 50 'have heart age 10 years older' – BBC News

BBC News Tenth of men aged 50 'have heart age 10 years older'BBC NewsOne-tenth of 50-year-old men have a heart age 10 years older than they are, heightening their risk of a fatal heart attack or stroke, a study suggests. The Public Health England analysis is based on responses from 1.2 million people to its […]

Tenth of men aged 50 'have heart age 10 years older' – BBC News

BBC News Tenth of men aged 50 'have heart age 10 years older'BBC NewsOne-tenth of 50-year-old men have a heart age 10 years older than they are, heightening their risk of a fatal heart attack or stroke, a study suggests. The Public Health England analysis is based on responses from 1.2 million people to its […]

Ohio records 4050 drug deaths, up 33 percent from 2015 – The Columbus Dispatch

The Columbus Dispatch Ohio records 4050 drug deaths, up 33 percent from 2015The Columbus DispatchFatal drug overdoses keep spiraling in Ohio, with the powerful opioid fentanyl fueling a record 4,050 deaths last year — 1,000 more than in 2015. Despite increased state spending, legislation and debate on Ohio's drug crisis, last year's death toll …Fentanyl […]