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Can Hanging Around An Indoor Waterfall Make You Sick?

According to a study published in the latest issue of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology an indoor waterfall inside a hospital in Wisconsin made 8 people sick with Legionnaires’ disease. If you love hanging around the indoor waterfall you may want to think … Continue reading

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Do You Eat Cookie Dough?

Do you eat your cookie dough as you are making cookies? Many people do especially this time of year. A new report shows there may be some awful germs lurking in ready-to-bake cookie dough. Scientists concluded that raw, ready-to-bake cookie dough was … Continue reading

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Deaths from Cantaloupes Rising

The death toll from the cantaloupes with listeria continues to rise in the US. The current total is at 16 with 72 ill to date. United States health official expect this number to climb in the coming weeks.  The deadly cantaloupes were … Continue reading

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Whopping Cough on the Rise

By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com Whopping Cough Whopping cough is on the rise in the United States for all age groups. Many don’t realize they need to get vaccinated for this infectious disease. Starting in 2005, the CDC‘s Advisory Committee … Continue reading

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