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Bubonic Plague: Fleas Carrying Yersinia Pestis Found In Arizona, Here Is What You Need To Know

Bubonic plague was something people read about in the history books. However, two people were infected with it in New Mexico earlier this year. It turns out that those were not isolated cases. According to Business Insider, fleas in Arizona were found carrying Yersinia pestis. It is the same bacteria that caused the deaths of 75 to 200 million people ...

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Bubonic Plague: Fleas Carrying Yersinia Pestis Found In Arizona, Here Is What You Need To Know

Bubonic plague was something people read about in the history books. However, two people were infected with it in New Mexico earlier this year. It turns out that those were not isolated cases. According to Business Insider, fleas in Arizona were found carrying Yersinia pestis. It is the same bacteria that caused the deaths of 75 to 200 million people ...

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Top Pediatrician Dr. Jen Explains Why Parents Need To Know More About Pneumococcal Disease, Vaccination

Parents of infants have a lot on their minds, but keeping their babies happy and healthy is at the top of the list. Avoiding childhood diseases is a priority, but out of all of the diseases that put children at risk, people seem to know the least about pneumococcal disease — one of the 14 childhood diseases that can be ...

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Top Pediatrician Dr. Jen Explains Why Parents Need To Know More About Pneumococcal Disease, Vaccination

Parents of infants have a lot on their minds, but keeping their babies happy and healthy is at the top of the list. Avoiding childhood diseases is a priority, but out of all of the diseases that put children at risk, people seem to know the least about pneumococcal disease — one of the 14 childhood diseases that can be ...

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The Dangerous Tick-Borne Illness You Need To Know About

Rocky Mountain spotted fever isn’t unknown, but with relatively few cases in the United States diagnosed each year, it flies under the radar when compared to other tick-borne illness such as Lyme disease. However, Rocky Mountain spotted fever can have far more immediate and deadly consequences, including brain damage and death, and the incidence is on the rise. According to ...

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The Dangerous Tick-Borne Illness You Need To Know About

Rocky Mountain spotted fever isn’t unknown, but with relatively few cases in the United States diagnosed each year, it flies under the radar when compared to other tick-borne illness such as Lyme disease. However, Rocky Mountain spotted fever can have far more immediate and deadly consequences, including brain damage and death, and the incidence is on the rise. According to ...

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Aaron Hernandez Found Dead: Odin Lloyd’s Killer Did Not Show Suicide Signs, Do You Know Somebody Who Does?

National Football League star Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center. He hanged himself only five days after having been acquitted of two murders. The former New England Patriots star, who was serving life without parole for killing his friend Odin Lloyd, killed himself in the state’s maximum security prison in Shirley on Wednesday. Hernandez ...

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Aaron Hernandez Found Dead: Odin Lloyd’s Killer Did Not Show Suicide Signs, Do You Know Somebody Who Does?

National Football League star Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center. He hanged himself only five days after having been acquitted of two murders. The former New England Patriots star, who was serving life without parole for killing his friend Odin Lloyd, killed himself in the state’s maximum security prison in Shirley on Wednesday. Hernandez ...

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Heartburn Or Heart Attack – Do You Know When To Seek Help?

Indigestion, or heartburn, is a very uncomfortable feeling that is caused by gastro-esophageal reflux. It’s a common problem that many people struggle with daily, and some people only suffer from it after a large heavy meal or a meal that is spicy. Although most people are very familiar with what heartburn feels like, the pain can be severe and alarming, ...

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What Do You Know About POTS? It’s Not All In Your Head.

It’s likely that many have not heard of POTS syndrome, but if you are living with it, you know the realities of the condition all too well. Many people are still seeking answers and have not yet been diagnosed, but POTS is gaining recognition, and as more physicians understand the etiology of the disease and its symptoms, more people are ...

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