Tuesday Jul 22
Young mum on diet died from huge caffeine overdose after taking slimming tablets
Assistant coroner tells inquest: 'It's possible she took the tablets in the misguided belief the amount she was taking would not result in serious injury' A mum who was self-conscious about her weight died of a massive caffeine overdose after swallowing a bottle of slimming tablets, an inquest has heard.
Drugs and Concerts Hit a High in Chicago Summer Scene
Newswise - Some music festival goers will be exchanging their concert wristbands for hospital patient identification bracelets as Pitchfork kicks off the summer music and drug season in Chicago.
Richmond County Daily Journal
Pollution test resuls expected next week1:12 am | 0
County health officials could know next week what lab tests reveal after the state toxicologist collected recent samples from a contaminated pond.
Pattison Sand Co. said in a statement Tuesday that a toxicologist determined smoke particle readings from a fire that ignited last week were below levels of public health concern.
Paducah Nuclear Workers Meeting July 17
The DEEOIC Interim Advisory Board will hold their third national town hall meeting on July 17, 2014 for claimants who have filed claims under Part E or Part B lung disease claims under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Act of 2000, as amended .
Inslee to outline fish consumption plan
Ten minutes and four informational slides. That's what a Washington Department of Health staffer responsible for warning the public about contaminants in fish was allotted to impress then-Health Secretary Mary Selecky about the importance of the issue.