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Listeria Outbreak from Cantaloupes Claims 4 Lives

If you have not yet heard, be careful eating cantaloupes. There have been 4 related deaths due to listeria linked from Cantaloupes. These cantaloupes linked are from Jensen Farms located in Colorado.  According to the CDC 35 people from 10 different states … Continue reading

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What Your Yellow Eyelids Could Mean

Do you have yellow eyelids? Researchers in Denmark have found these may be a signal for a heart attack to happen. Patients with xanthelasmata were 48% more likely to have a heart attack.  Xanthelasmata, which are mostly made up of … Continue reading

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West Nile Virus Found in Several States

I have been reading recent reports of West Nile Virus in various states and deaths caused from it recently. You can see the dark green highlights in this map from the CDC. Health departments around the country are urging residents to take … Continue reading

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Infectious Disease and Brain Power

Did you know infectious disease may play a major role in your brain power? Scientists from the University of New Mexico analyzed IQ’s across the United States and found that exposure to infectious disease had a major effect on a … Continue reading

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