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CDC says 25 states in U.S. now reporting widespread flu

The flu season has started with a bang, and the number of states reporting seasonal flu activity spread from 10 to 25 states in just one week, according to the CDC's latest report on Friday. The flu season usually peaks in January or February.
In the Media by Karen Graham - 6 comments

Anti-fungal agent can trigger flu

A common fungus-fighting drug, used to treat people who are already sick, increases the susceptibility to flu, according to studies carried out using mice.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Florida’s Gov. Rick Scott signs bill: Blocks sick leave pay vote

Florida's Governor Rick Scott signed a bill that stops a 2014 ballot referendum that would have allowed residents to have a say in the way businesses deal with paid sick leave.
In the Media by Jessica Zuzierla

Carolyn A. Brent: A Caregiver's story of money, stress and health

San Ramon - Are caregivers across the globe the unsung heroes of daily life? Those who are unable to care of themselves completely depend on caregivers, who dedicate most of their lives to the well-being and welfare of the disabled, sick, children and elderly.
In the Media by Andrew Moran

Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe reportedly critical in Singapore

Harare - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 88, is fighting for his life in a Singapore hospital after handing over power to Defence Minister Emmerson Mnangagwa.
In the Media by Christopher Szabo - 16 comments

E. coli outbreak caused by sprouts? Initial tests say no

Bean sprouts had recently been named as a possible source of the E. Coli outbreak in Germany, but lab tests that came back Monday say otherwise.
In the Media by Al Boe

Update: E. Coli outbreak becomes largest ever, Death toll rises

The death toll in Germany from E. Coli in cucumbers has risen to 14, with over 300 others seriously sickened. Health officials only expect it to get worse.
In the Media by Al Boe

Flu season is approaching but Canadians are not planning for it

It's that time of year when doctors want their patients to get their yearly flu shot but that's not on the mind of 2 out of 5 Canadians.
In the Media by KJ Mullins - 1 comment

Man charged for running and coaching while on sick pay

Croydon - A former Commonwealth Games athlete was given a suspended sentence and ordered to pay back money he collected in sick pay, after he was found guilty of defrauding his employers.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin

Op-Ed: Life, Death and Christopher Hitchens

Author, speaker, journalist and intellectual Christopher Hitchens has been diagnosed with oesophageal cancer, a rare and highly fatal form of the disease.
In the Media by G. Robert M. Miller - 11 comments
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