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Ebola Murders In Guinea As Health Workers & Journalist Wind Up Dead(0)

September 19, 2014

At the same time that information is coming out from the World Health Organization that Ebola deaths are ever increasing in West Africa to 2,630 murders seem to be increasing with workers. In Guinea it was reported by Reuters that eight bodies were found in the village latrine after they had gone missing. Three of […]

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Enterovirus D68 Spreading Like Wildfire Affecting Hundreds of Children

A respiratory illness, Enterovirus D68, also known as EV-D68 is sending hundreds of children to hospitals throughout the Midwest and Southeast. Twelve states are reporting the enterovirus illness: Alabama, Colorado, Michigan, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Kentucky and Utah. Four of those states, Colorado, Illinois, Missouri and Iowa all have confirmed cases of […]

Teens Using Less Sunscreen, Report Shows

More US teens are hitting the tanning beds and fewer are using sunscreen to protect themselves while out in the sun, according to a new report. Data was collected for the study from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System, showing the use of indoor tanning devices and sunscreen from 2001 to 2011 by a nationally […]

Florida Health Officials Warn About Mosquito Borne Diseases and Possible Outbreak

Florida health officials are warning residents about two mosquito-borne diseases that could pose a threat this summer. “Florida is under an imminent threat from dengue and chikungunya,” said Walter Tabachnick, director of the University of Florida-affiliated Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory in Vero Beach, the state’s leading research lab on the biology of mosquitoes and mosquito-transmitted […]

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