Ooltewah restaurant employee diagnosed with Hep A, health officials urge vaccinations – WTVC

Ooltewah restaurant employee diagnosed with Hep A, health officials urge vaccinations – WTVC

The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department is urging customers of an Ooltewah restaurant to get vaccinated, this after confirming an employee there has been diagnosed with acute hepatitis A. (Image: CDC) OOLTEWAH, Tenn. —  The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department is urging customers of an Ooltewah restaurant to get vaccinated, this after confirming an employee there has […]

Salt Lake firefighters battle structure fire – KSL.com

Salt Lake firefighters battle structure fire – KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY — Firefighters Friday evening worked to put out a blaze that started in the basement of a vacant building. The fire started in the building at 942 S. 200 West, Salt Lake firefighters said. It appeared to be an attic fire but as smoke billowed from the basement, crews took a defensive […]

Wild reindeer in continental US now extinct: report | TheHill – The Hill

Wild reindeer in continental US now extinct: report | TheHill – The Hill

Wild reindeer in the continental United States went extinct during the winter, according to a report in The Washington Post. The Post reports the last known herd of wild reindeer, also referred to as caribou, was down to a single female this winter before wildlife managers in British Columbia, Canada, captured her to ensure her survival. Ray […]

Baby born with partially developed 'twin' in her abdomen – New York Post

Baby born with partially developed 'twin' in her abdomen – New York Post

An unusual case involving an infant who was born with another baby growing inside of her abdomen has gained international attention after the delivering doctor alerted a local television station, which documented the child’s birth and subsequent surgery to remove her partially formed twin. Dr. Miguel Parra-Saavedra, a high-risk specialist in Barranquilla, Colombia, told The […]

CDC seeks people who may have handled rabid bat in Bangor – Bangor Daily News

CDC seeks people who may have handled rabid bat in Bangor – Bangor Daily News

Several people in the Bangor area handled a rabid bat with their bare hands last weekend, and public health authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying those who might have handled it. They likely need rabies post-exposure shots. The live bat was found in the vicinity of the Shaw House, the youth shelter located […]

New Oregon measles cases confirmed – KOMO News

New Oregon measles cases confirmed – KOMO News

New Oregon measles cases confirmed  KOMO News 5 measles cases confirmed in Oakland County, here’s where exposures may have occurred  MLive.com Additional Measles cases confirmed in Oakland County  Fox 2 Detroit 5 confirmed measles cases in Oakland County ‘concerning’  Detroit Free Press Health officials confirm 4 more cases of measles in Oakland County  WDIV ClickOnDetroit View full coverage on Google […]

Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds – 10TV

Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds – 10TV

Have you ever developed a cold sore after a stressful time at work or home? That’s a herpes virus re-activating and the same thing happens to astronauts. New NASA research shows more than half the astronauts who return from space come home with re-activated herpes viruses. Advertisement – Story continues below They think it’s because […]