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Teen seriously injured in 'Hot Water Challenge'

Teen seriously injured in 'Hot Water Challenge' He can joke now, but 15-year-old Kyland Clark is still wearing the scars of a unsafe internet challenge gone wrong. "When I came to my senses, the water got hot and I just got up and ripped my shirt off". "If your friends are telling you to do this, they aren't good friends", Dr. Ed Bartkus, of Indiana University Health, told Fox 59. Now Kyland and his distraught mother Andrea are sharin... [Full Article...]

Health officials urge community to take precautions against mosquitoes

Health officials urge community to take precautions against mosquitoes Use insect repellent containing DEET, Picaridin, IR3535, or PMD. This type of protection may be necessary for people who must work in areas where mosquitoes are present. As a precaution, the Maryland Department of Agriculture is spraying nearby areas. Pennsylvanians are advised to clear out standing water - like catch basins, bird baths, buckets, kiddie pools and unmaintained gutters - since tha... [Full Article...]

Free hepatitis testing in downtown PG

Free hepatitis testing in downtown PG Hepatitis B is one of the leading causes of liver failure and liver cancer. According to him, the national prevalence rate of hepatitis B is 11 per cent, in Nasarawa State it is 13 to 20 per cent, while hepatitis C is 2.2 per cent for national and eight to 13.5 per cent in Nasarawa State and this is hospital based report. [Full Article...]

State reports 1st human West Nile virus case for 2018

State reports 1st human West Nile virus case for 2018 West Nile virus "can only be transmitted by the bite of an insect", she said. "West Nile virus activity in mosquitoes is the highest OH has seen this early in the season since 2012 when we reported 122 human cases for the year", said Sietske de Fijter, state epidemiologist and chief of the ODH Bureau of Infectious Diseases, in a statement. [Full Article...]

Parasite toxoplasma gondii spread by cats may help business tycoons

Parasite toxoplasma gondii spread by cats may help business tycoons A mind-controlling parasite found in cat feces increases a person's likelihood of studying business and going into entrepreneurial-related careers, according to a study . Though the researchers haven't proven this theory, they suggest the parasite could be affecting hormones in the brain such as testosterone, which makes the infected increase their risk-taking behavior. [Full Article...]

Russia's Putin tells Trump: 'Be my guest in Moscow'

After the Helsinki summit, Trump was criticized at home for failing to publicly confront Putin over Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and for seeming to contradict his own intelligence agencies on the threat from Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

AbbVie prices new endometriosis drug at $10000 a year

AbbVie prices new endometriosis drug at $10000 a year This drug is called Orlissa. The company in its press release stated the FDA approved ORILISSA under priority review, and is the first FDA-approved oral treatment for alleviating endometriosis in over 10 years. Still, while the drug may be cost-effective in the long-term, the price of the treatment could challenge short-term budgets given the large number of women affected by endometriosis. [Full Article...]

Teen Infected By Hookworms After Being Buried In Beach Sand

Teen Infected By Hookworms After Being Buried In Beach Sand Michael Dumas, who was reportedly diagnosed with hookworms , first complained of tiredness and ear pain but later noticed bumps on his thigh, Fox 13 Memphis reported . In the Facebook post , Dumas details the treatment plan, which so far has included Clindamyacin, Ivermectin, a steroid dose pack, and Albenza. But you can get them for $0.30 per pill in Honduras. [Full Article...]


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