Tag Archives: Symptoms

Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States; Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection

Don’t let those puppy eyes fool you. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday that it is launching an investigation on a multistate outbreak involving bacteria traced from puppies sold by national pet store chain Petland. Puppies from Petland were linked to 39 cases of Campylobacteriosis in seven states. Infections caused by Campylobacter, a bacteria that commonly ...

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Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States; Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection

Don’t let those puppy eyes fool you. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday that it is launching an investigation on a multistate outbreak involving bacteria traced from puppies sold by national pet store chain Petland. Puppies from Petland were linked to 39 cases of Campylobacteriosis in seven states. Infections caused by Campylobacter, a bacteria that commonly ...

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E-Cigarette Users Who Also Smoke Experience More Respiratory Symptoms Than Conventional Smokers

Smokers who also use e-cigarettes experience more common respiratory symptoms than conventional smokers, according to materials provided by the European Lung Foundation and presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress. Two different studies explain the reported risks associated with e-cigarettes, and many are finding the reports surprising. The first study examined 122 commonly sold e-cigarettes in Europe. The researchers ...

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CRE Superbug Infection May Spread Quickly And Without Showing Symptoms

Known as carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE), this group of superbugs is spreading faster and more widely than previously predicted. While the bacteria infects just over 9,000 and kills about 600 people annually in the U.S., a new study revealed that they may be infecting many more without showing any symptoms. These particular superbugs are especially dangerous to humans. CREs have a ...

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One In Six Americans Has Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: 10 Herbs And Foods To Relieve IBS Naturally

About one in six people in the U.S. have symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), a common disorder that causes cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas, diarrhea and constipation. While some people switch to extreme diets or resign themselves to living with pain and discomfort after meals, there are some surprisingly simple steps you can take to relieve symptoms of IBS. ...

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Flu Symptoms Begin To Spike, Nasal Influenza Vaccine No Longer Recommended By CDC

Reports of Flu symptoms have begun to increase throughout the United States. However, as the 2016-2017 flu season begins, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are no longer recommending the nasal flu vaccine. Although FluMist was determined to be insufficient, healthcare officials are still encouraging the use of injected vaccines. As defined by the CDC, influenza is “a contagious ...

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Zika Virus Origins: All The Information You Need On Where The Disease Came From, Its Symptoms, And Where It Could Hit Next

Seemingly coming out of nowhere, Zika has captured the world’s interests. Where did this strange disease come from, why is it so deadly, and where might it strike next? The first infected Florida mosquitoes were recently found in Miami, and now there is worry the disease may eventually spread throughout the continental U.S. According to the Mayo Clinic’s website, the ...

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Swimming Found To Reduce Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Study Says

With chronic opioid use being viewed by the American Medical Association as risky and leading to other chronic, potentially life-threatening problems such as opioid addiction, many sufferers of chronic pain are frustrated. So are their physicians. It’s impossible to optimally complete day to day tasks such as working, cleaning, parenting and even simple activities like bathing and dressing while in ...

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Acupuncture Found To Slow Alzheimer’s And Dementia Symptoms

Acupuncture can be useful in slowing the side effects of Alzheimer’s Disease and other types of dementia claims a new study out of China. The study was recently published in Acupuncture in Medicine, and it displays a real promise for the role that acupuncture can play in the slowing of symptoms in the early development of Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia. ...

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Another Case Of Rare Fatal Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In South Carolina – Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection [Video]

About a month after a water park in North Carolina was shut down when a young woman was exposed to a brain-eating amoeba, another brain-eating amoeba has surfaced in South Carolina. 18-year-old Ohio resident Lauren Setz, who later died, was infected by the amoeba in June after she fell into the water while on a church rafting trip at the ...

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