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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

First to contract Ebola in US: CDC confirms Texas health care worker’s diagnosis

A Texas health care worker who treated the first state’s Ebola patient, has been tested positive for the virus, officials said blaming a breach in of treatment protocols for the new case. "A health care...

America’s first recreational pot licenses issued in Colorado

Colorado made history on Monday, becoming the first state in the US to issue hundreds of licenses for recreational marijuana businesses. Colorado's Marijuana Enforcement Division approved 348 licenses: 136 to pot shops, 31 to marijuana-infused...

Researchers Discover Gene That Suppresses Herpesviruses

Newswise — CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) hide within the worldwide human population. While dormant in the vast majority of those infected, these active herpesviruses can develop...

Flu Myths and Legends: Mayo Clinic Expert Dispels 5 Common Flu Misconceptions

Newswise — ROCHESTER, Minn. -- It seems you can’t go anywhere these days without hearing “the flu this” or “the flu that.” Unfortunately, this season’s influenza outbreak is one of the worst in years....

Beat the Heat: Exercise Safety on Hot Summer Days

MAYWOOD, Ill. – It’s already been one of the warmest years in decades and the 90-plus degree temperatures just keep coming. It’s always important to be conscious of weather conditions when you exercise, but...

The Coachella Valley Heart Ball 2013

Ignite, The Coachella Valley Heart Ball 2013, was presented by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. The Gala was titled "A Supreme Evening for the Heart". The featured entertainer was Mary...