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Infant Dies Of Herpes Meningitis Days After Infected Person Kissed Her, Mom Issues Warning To Other Mothers

A grieving mother in Iowa has a stern warning for other mothers and moms-to-be: “Don’t let people kiss your baby.” Nicole Sifrit issued the strong plea when her newborn infant died less than a week after contracting viral meningitis. A new report claims that the deadly disease is linked to the herpes virus from a person who kissed the child. ...

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Infant Dies Of Herpes Meningitis Days After Infected Person Kissed Her, Mom Issues Warning To Other Mothers

A grieving mother in Iowa has a stern warning for other mothers and moms-to-be: “Don’t let people kiss your baby.” Nicole Sifrit issued the strong plea when her newborn infant died less than a week after contracting viral meningitis. A new report claims that the deadly disease is linked to the herpes virus from a person who kissed the child. ...

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Warning For People Over 75-Years-Old Who Take A Daily Aspirin

Taking aspirin for people over 75-years-old may result in fatal internal bleeding, but aspirin’s heart attack preventing benefits still outweigh the risks, according to a new study. People over 75-years-old taking daily aspirin are at increased risk of serious or fatal internal bleeding, a new study in the Lancet has found. While the stomach bleeds can be potentially prevented by ...

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Video Of Little Girl’s Tick Paralysis Goes Viral — Warning To Parents

A case of tick paralysis in a 4-year-old little girl was captured on video and it has gone viral today. The video of the little girl suffering from tick paralysis was featured on a few of the morning news shows Monday morning. It is acting as a warning to all parents about the harm a tiny tick can cause you, ...

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CDC Warning: Pool Water Hazardous For Your Health, Dangerous Parasite Could Lurk in Pools And Water Parks

Summer is just around the corner and the weather is warming up. Memorial Day is nearly upon us and families and friends are making plans to enjoy the sun and the pool. Everyone has been vigilant about not letting water stagnate and adhered to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s cautionary admonishments in order to curb the spread of ...

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CDC Warning: Pool Water Hazardous For Your Health, Dangerous Parasite Could Lurk in Pools And Water Parks

Summer is just around the corner and the weather is warming up. Memorial Day is nearly upon us and families and friends are making plans to enjoy the sun and the pool. Everyone has been vigilant about not letting water stagnate and adhered to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s cautionary admonishments in order to curb the spread of ...

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Warning About Faulty Lead Testing In Children And Mothers Since 2014

Faulty lead testing means that thousands of children may need to be re-tested for lead poisoning, after a report found that standard tests may be inaccurate. On Wednesday, the FDA warned that some blood tests used to check for lead poisoning in both women and children since 2014 may have incorrectly indicated that children were safe from lead exposure. The ...

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Important Essential Oil Warning: Over-Diluting Oil Of Oregano Can Lead To S. Aureus Biofilm Production

Oil of oregano has been called “one of the most effective plant essential oils with antimicrobial effect,” by Dr. Yifan Zhang, assistant professor of nutrition and food science in the Wayne State’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences according to Farm and Dairy. Meanwhile, Reuters reports that the U.S. food industry is heavily turning to essential oils and other natural ...

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HFMD Viral Outbreak Warning: Hand, Foot, & Mouth Disease Spreading; Still No Vaccine

It’s that time of the year when children and adults come down with a host of diseases and conditions. Influenza (the flu), the common cold and some seasonal allergies round out the usual ailments. Adding to the list is one you may have heard about, but have been lucky to escape its wrath: hand, foot and mouth disease (or HFMD). ...

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Vaping Bad For Kids: Surgeon General Vivek Murthy Issues Stern Warning On E-Cigarette Use

Is vaping as bad as its critics say it is, or is it a lesser evil when compared to cigarette smoking? Many supporters of the practice believe that there aren’t enough studies to definitely say whether e-cigarettes are safer alternatives or not. But a new report from U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy states, in no uncertain terms, that vaping represents ...

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