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CDC Investigates Cases Of Rare Neurological 'Mystery Illness' In Kids

NPR - 7 hours ago
Updated 3:55 p.m. ET. A rare condition causing weakness in the arms or legs — and sometimes paralysis — has been confirmed in 62 children so far this year, the Centers for Disease Control and...

Florida Child Dies From Flu, the First Young Death Reported in the US This Season

New York Times - 10 hours ago
A child in Florida who had not received the flu vaccine died from the virus, state officials announced on Monday, the first influenza-related pediatric death reported in the country this flu season....

Family's Moving Obituary for Mom Who Died of Opioid Addiction: The 'Disease Wouldn't Let Her Go'

PEOPLE.com - 7 hours ago
A poignant obituary for a young mother is starting conversations about opioid addiction, as the woman's family struggles to come to terms with her death. Madelyn Linsenmeir died unexpectedly on...

Hunter who died of rare disorder may have eaten squirrel brains, doctors say

fox2now.com - 51 minutes ago
NEW YORK – A 61-year-old who experienced a severe cognitive decline before his death may have had squirrel brains to blame. A new report on the 2015 death in Rochester, New York, finds that he may...

Self-lubricating condoms might make people actually want to use them

NBCNews.com - 3 hours ago
Condoms are a great way to prevent sexually transmitted diseases including syphilis and the HIV virus that causes AIDS. They also prevent pregnancy. Plus they are cheap. The trouble is, people often...

New Orleans school temporarily closes two campuses after scabies cases confirmed: report

NOLA.com - 8 hours ago
Ben Franklin Elementary temporarily closed two school campuses this week for cleaning after two cases of scabies were confirmed. ( Hailshadow ). Comment. By Maria Clark. NOLA.com | The...

Three people in Northwest DC attacked by rabid raccoon, officials say

Washington Post - 9 hours ago
This story has been updated. Three people in upper Northwest Washington are being treated after having been attacked by a rabid raccoon, D.C. health officials said. In a statement issued Monday...

Walterboro store owner under fire says she didn't grab cancer survivor; Video released

WTOC - 4 hours ago
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -A Walterboro convenience store owner who is under fire for asking a cancer survivor to cover his face is speaking for the first time. Kirby Evans, who lost one eye and his nose...

Singaporeans to have average lifespan of 85.4 years in 2040, 3rd longest globally

Yahoo News - 52 minutes ago
If recent health trends continue, the average Singaporean can expect to live longer lives in 2040, according to a new study by a global health research organisation released on Wednesday (17...