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500 suffered from stomach disorder after visiting the Gatlinburg zip line

The Tennessee Department of Public Health examines an outbreak of norovirus traced to a popular Gatlinburg tourist attraction. The department said more than 500 people reported gastrointestinal diseases after visiting the CLIMB Works Zipline Canopy Tour in Gatlinburg. Several patients who have visited the plant since June 15 have tested positive for norovirus and have tested positive for both norovirus …

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Ticks that carry Lyme disease spread rapidly

Do you think you live in a place that is free of disease-bearing ticks? Do not be so sure. National researchers found ticks that could transmit Lyme disease and other attached diseases in dozens of places across the United States where pests had never previously been recorded, a new study. Everyone told us that disease-bearing ticks were discovered in 83 …

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Dog Heart Disease in Food-Free Food, says FDA – KVOA | KVOA.com

Dogs fed "grain-free" food based on peas, lentils or potatoes develop an unusual condition that can cause an enlarged heart, warned the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday. conditions called dog-expanded cardiomyopathy are more common in some breeds, but occur in breeds that are usually not susceptible, says the FDA. It may be down to a nutritional deficiency, the FDA …

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The FDA approves the first drug to treat smallpox

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Friday the first drug specially designed to treat cops – although the disease was officially eradicated in 1980. While the daily threat of copper caused by variola virus is almost nonexistent, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in a statement that the drug, TPOXX or tecovirimat could be a protection against bioterrorism. "To address …

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Honey Smack's Salmonella fall reaches 100

The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that 27 people had become ill in a number of outbreaks of salmonella disease in connection with the recall of Kellogg's honeycomb cereals. This causes a total of 100 diseases since March, although the outbreak was not announced in June. Symptoms of salmonella infection include diarrhea, fever and stomach cramps …

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4 Mosquito Samples in Suffolk Test Positive For West Nile

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY – Four mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in Suffolk County, Health Commissioner Dr James Tomarken announced on Friday. The samples, all Culex pipiens restuans, gathered June 2 and June 3 from East Northport, Blydenburgh County Park in Smithtown, Belmont Lake State Park in northern Babylon and Heckscher State Park in East Islip. These …

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Omega 3 fatty acids hold head cancer

A study has shown that a class of molecules formed when the body metabolises omega-3 fatty acids can inhibit the spread and growth of cancer. In a recent study at the University of Illinois, researchers have found that in mice, the molecules called endokannabinoids are naturally produced by the body and have similar properties to cannabinoids found in marijuana – …

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FDA recalls cardiac medicine over cancer problems – Hawaii News Now

U.S. The Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of several heart tumors that contain a potentially carcinogenic impurity. (Source: Pixabay) (RNN) – The US Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of several drugs containing the active substance valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure. According to the FDA, an impurity called N-nitrosodimethylamine or …

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