Two confirmed human cases of West Nile Virus in Colorado

Two confirmed human cases of West Nile Virus in Colorado

Two confirmed human cases of West Nile Virus in Colorado  9News.com KUSA Cedar Park Mosquito Sampling Tests Positive For West Nile Virus  Patch.com Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Fulton County  Bloomington Pantagraph Full coverage Source link

Health experts say parents need to drastically cut kids' screen time

Health experts say parents need to drastically cut kids' screen time

CBS NEWS Children are spending way too much time in front of screens, says the American Heart Association, and it’s urging parents to drastically cut the hours their kids are allowed to use their phones, computers, tablets, and video games. Kids and teens age 8 to 18 spend an average of more than seven hours […]

Recalls and how they work

Recalls and how they work

Recalls and how they work  Mcalester News Capital Recall of blood pressure, heart failure medications with cancer-causing agent expanded  11Alive.com WXIA Recall issued for common blood pressure medication  PennLive.com Update on review of recalled valsartan medicines  EU News Full coverage Source link

"Snapchat dysmorphia": Selfies, photo filters driving people to plastic surgery, doctors say

"Snapchat dysmorphia": Selfies, photo filters driving people to plastic surgery, doctors say

Plastic surgeons are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend that’s emerged with the growing popularity of social media: patients seeking cosmetic surgery to resemble how they see themselves in Snapchat filters. The phenomenon, dubbed “Snapchat dysmorphia,” has people requesting fuller lips, bigger eyes, or a thinner nose in order to look like the filtered […]

Docile or hostile?: 'Domestication' genes found in foxes

Docile or hostile?: 'Domestication' genes found in foxes

A six-decade breeding experiment with foxes designed to shed light on how wolves became dogs has led to the discovery of genes that favour tame or aggressive behaviour, scientists said Monday. Comparing the sequenced genomes of foxes selected across 50 generations for their friendliness towards people with another group bred for hostility uncovered dozens of […]

Cedar Park Mosquito Sampling Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

Cedar Park Mosquito Sampling Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

Cedar Park Mosquito Sampling Tests Positive For West Nile Virus  Patch.com Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Fulton County  Peoria Journal Star Mississippi Reports 6 More West Nile Virus Cases for 2018  U.S. News & World Report Full coverage Source link

Recall of valsartan, common blood pressure drug, spreads with new tainted supplier identified

Recall of valsartan, common blood pressure drug, spreads with new tainted supplier identified

Recall of valsartan, common blood pressure drug, spreads with new tainted supplier identified Recall of valsartan, common blood pressure drug, spreads with new tainted supplier identified Updated: Monday, August 6 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-08-06 21:49:00 GMT The impurity has been traced to drugs produced in China, by a company called Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals. (Source: […]

Patients are desperate to resemble their doctored selfies. Plastic surgeons alarmed by 'Snapchat dysmorphia.'

Patients are desperate to resemble their doctored selfies. Plastic surgeons alarmed by 'Snapchat dysmorphia.'

Remember the days when people would bring photos of celebrities to the plastic surgeon’s office and ask for Angelina Jolie’s lips or Brad Pitt’s jawline? That’s not the case anymore. Now, people want to look like themselves – heavily edited or filtered versions of themselves, that is. Doctors have spotted a trend of people bringing […]