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CDC: E. Coli Outbreak Now Linked To Whole Heads & Hearts Of Romaine LettucePreviously, CDC officials had only warned against chopped romaine by itself or as part of salads and salad mixes.
Living With Alzheimer's: 10 Years In The Life Of An Alzheimer's Patient And Her Caregiver HusbandAs baby boomers move into old age and live longer, one of their greatest fears and possible health risks is Alzheimer's disease.
Despite Chilly Temperatures, Spring Fever Running HighWith spring comes a transformation in our bodies known as spring fever, even if the heat hasn't come.
‘Not Your Typical Spa:’ Old-School Bathhouses Making A ComebackThe centuries-old tradition of bathhouses is back in a big way, as more people are turning to the immersive therapy.
CDC: E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Chopped Romaine Lettuce GrowsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says at least 53 people have been infected in 16 states, including New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
‘Stop The Bleed’ Program Teaches People What To Do In Mass Casualty ScenariosUncontrolled bleeding can lead to death in just five to 10 minutes. Yet first aid to control that bleeding could actually save 20 percent of trauma victims.
Worst Air Quality In NY Found On Staten IslandStaten Island has the worst ozone levels in New York according to the American Lung Associations' 2018 "State of the Air" report.
Tech Fair Touts Products That Help Patients & Caregivers Cope With Alzheimer'sAs terrible as it is for the patient, it's often even harder for the family and caregivers. Thankfully, technology may be making that burden a little easier.
Study: 1 In 4 Mice In NYC Full Of Drug-Resistant BacteriaA team of microbiologists have discovered something New Yorkers have known for a long time: The mice that live here are gross, furry little bundles of disease with feet.
Study: Organs From Victims Of Opioid Overdoses Offer New Hope To Patients Waiting For TransplantsSome good may be coming out of the tragic and troubling increase of opioid deaths in the United States.
Could Smell Be The Key To Unlocking Memories For People With Dementia?Neuroscience tells us that the sense of smell is closely associated to memory centers in the brain. So why not use aromas to counter age-related memory loss?
Bathroom Hand Dryers Spray Feces Particles On Your Hands, Study SaysResearchers say the machines which are designed to blow hot air on you are actually sucking up feces particles and spraying them onto your hands.

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