Epidemiology Newswire (Page 10)

Epidemiology Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Yale study shows pet owners at higher risk for tick exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | WTNH

    She says, "He would bring them in, we would clean him up. Go through him very thoroughly and find them and then about an hour later we would have to restart again.

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  2. Emergency and Urgent Hospitalizations Linked to Accelerated Cognitive Decline in Older AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Health News Digest

    Emergency and urgent hospitalizations are associated with an increased rate of cognitive decline in older adults, according to researchers at Rush University Medical Center. Results of their study suggest that hospitalization may be more of a major risk factor for long-term cognitive decline in older adults than previously recognized.

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  3. HPV Vaccination May Lower Prevalence of Oropharyngeal Cancers in Young AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    The incidence of human papilloma virus -positive oropharyngeal cancer can be reduced with a prophylactic vaccine, according to a collaborative study that was presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago. among young men in the United States, the incidence of human papilloma virus -positive oropharyngeal cancer can be reduced with a prophylactic vaccine.

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  4. Thermo Fisher Scientific Announces Asia Precision Medicine Research...Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | BioSpace

    This new genotyping tool contains more than 750,000 biomarkers associated with both common and rare diseases for clinical research studies. Complexity of analysis and costs associated with whole genome sequencing continue to challenge genomic centers involved in genotyping samples for epidemiology studies.

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  5. Person with measles visited Hampton BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    Those who visited Hampton Beach on the afternoon of July 9 are encouraged to monitor themselves for measles after New Hampshire health officials determined a person infected with the virus visited on that day. The individual was considered infectious when they spent time on the beach and several other locations on Ocean Boulevard between noon and 6 p.m. on July 9, according to a Monday press release from the state's Department of Health and Human Services.

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  6. Texas health officials advise consumers to wash what they eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | KAUZ

    Texas Health and Human Services warns consumers to both watch and wash what you eat as a food borne parasite is causing problems for doctors and nurses throughout the state. "The department of State Health Services has noticed an increase of cases this year, so we just wanted to let everyone know and be aware that this parasite is out there," said Kelsey Tatum, an epidemiologist with the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District.

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  7. $3 Million Investment Establishes the Teresa and Byron Pollitt Family ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Friedlich earned his medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine, a master's in Applied Biostatistics and Epidemiology from USC, and a master's in business administration from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He is renowned for his ...

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  8. DHEC: West Nile virus detected in bird found in Downtown ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has issued an advisory after the West Nile virus was detected in a bird in Richland County. "Identifying birds carrying West Nile virus in our state is not uncommon," said Chris Evans, Ph.D. and DHEC's staff entomologist.

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  9. Person with measles may have exposed others at beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | CBS News

    Health officials are warning the public about potential exposure to measles at Hampton Beach State Park, one of its most popular beaches on the Atlantic Ocean. at one of its most popular beaches on the Atlantic Ocean.

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  10. New Hampshire officials warn that person with measles visited Hampton BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Home

    Those who visited Hampton Beach on the afternoon of July 9 are encouraged to monitor themselves for measles after New Hampshire health officials determined a person infected with the virus visited on that day. The individual was considered infectious when they spent time on the beach and several other locations on Ocean Boulevard between noon and 6 p.m. on July 9, according to a Monday press release from the state's Department of Health and Human Services.

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  11. Breast Cancer-Wine Link: Scary or a Scare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Marietta Times

    Many women obsess over their risk for breast cancer. That's why news media flash blazing headlines whenever a study suggests a link between breast cancer and some That's why television news shows that rarely spare even five minutes for science of existential importance to humankind find time for this.

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  12. Mississippi confirms 2nd human case of West Nile this yearRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | Washington Times

    The state epidemiologist, Dr. Paul Byers, in a news release Wednesday notes that people throughout the state are at risk of the disease and should be protecting themselves against mosquito bites. The department reports only laboratory-confirmed cases to the public.

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  13. Address delay in diagnosis of swine flu cases, BMC toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | DNA India

    The state government has asked civic health officials to address the issue of delay in diagnosis of swine flu patients. Most of the deaths have occurred in cases where patients went to several practitioners but remained undiagnosed, or their symptoms were wrongly identified till they developed severe swine flu-related complications.

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  14. University of Saskatchewan team aims to improve maternal outcomes in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan have been awarded $16.6 million by Global Affairs Canada to increase maternal and newborn survival rates in Mozambique. The team at the Saskatoon-based university will be partnering with national and provincial health ministries in Mozambique to help improve health services for women and tackle gender barriers that prevent them from accessing effective care.

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  15. Endocrine disrupters: potentially harmful chemicals for human hormonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | MSN Healthy Living

    Watch! Style Director Sasha Charnin Morrison catches up with Irene Albright, owner of the Albright Fashion Library, and gets a behind-the-scenes tour of their incredible collection of vintage and cutting-edge clothing and accessories. Dior celebrates its 70th anniversary with a highly-anticipated Autumn/Winter 2017-18 haute couture collection in Paris.

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  16. Study: Indigestion pills known to reduce acid can cause early deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Rational Review

    "Are you someone who takes indigestion pills too often? If yes, then you might want to take a moment to think it through before prolonging its use, because it can cause an early death. A study released Monday states taking common heartburn and indigestion medication could increase the risk of death.

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  17. NSAIDS Linked to Improved Survival in Long-Term Colorectal CancerRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | US Pharmacist

    A study from a major cancer center adds to evidence that use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs can be helpful for colorectal cancer patients. The report published online by the Journal of Clinical Oncology notes that, among long-term colorectal cancer survivors, use of NSAIDS such as aspirin, ibuprofen, and naproxen is associated with about a 25% reduction in all-cause mortality.

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  18. Indigestion Pills Can Cause Early Death, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Are you someone who takes indigestion pills too often? If yes, then you might want to take a moment to think it through before prolonging its use, because it can cause an early death. A study released Monday states taking common heartburn and indigestion medication could increase the risk of death.

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  19. The Link Between SIDS and SerotoninRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Atlantic

    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is not common, exactly, but it isn't rare either. And despite a considerable decline in SIDS over the past 20 years, it remains the leading cause of death among babies between 1 month old and 1 year old, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .

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  20. Insight Denton: Does the city inspect apartment swimming pools?Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Yes, they do. Because swimming pools can be a source of waterborne illness, the city's health inspectors visit pools in Denton apartment complexes twice a year.

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