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Editor: November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. This year, approximately 160,340 Americans are expected to die from lung cancer, accounting for 28 percent of all cancer deaths. That is why there is an entire month dedicated to this disease, raising...
Officials at the University of Maryland Baltimore County have a sent a letter to students and faculty confirming that someone on campus has been diagnosed with tuberculosis. The letter did not say if it was a student or faculty member who was infected...
Contributing writerLast month, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month was observed locally and nationally with appropriate fanfare and enthusiasm. November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. I would venture that few of us, even in the healthcare professions, know of any recent...
Tags: Research, Chemotherapy, Oncology, Cancer, Death
Want to swim like Mike — as in Michael Phelps? The upcoming Summer Games and the popularity of triathlon have some adults wishing for more than the ability to keep their heads above water. Swim instructor Derrick Milligan says the freestyle can...
Tags: Sports, Swimming, Michael Phelps
It's every parent's worst nightmare: the call that comes in the middle of the night or interrupts a workday. It's the police or hospital calling to say that your child is in critical condition. As an emergency medicine physician, sometimes I have been the...
Vital Signs Health Blog - Orlando SentinelFlorida Hospital has received the green light to perform lung transplants, the hospital announced Friday. The designation from the United Network for Organ Sharing, a national organization that oversees transplant programs nationwide, establishes the...
L.A. NOWYosemite officials are scrambling to understand what caused the hantavirus that has killed two people and sickened at least one other in an outbreak of the rare rodent-borne disease described as "unprecedented."...
L.A. NOWHealth officials described the outbreak of hantavirus at Yosemite National Park as rare as the park took steps to warm the public. Jana McCabe, a Yosemite park ranger, called the hantavirus outbreak "unprecedented." "We take this extremely seriously," she...
L.A. NOWNational park service officials and public health authorities are considering notifying other countries about a recent outbreak of hantavirus at Yosemite National Park that has killed two people and sickened at least one other....
L.A. NOWThe number of hantavirus cases linked to Yosemite National Park rose Thursday as public health authorities announced that three more cases of the rare, rodent-borne disease have been confirmed. The California Department of Public Health announced two...
WASHINGTON -- Washington, D.C.’s, baby giant panda died of lung and liver damage, the National Zoo said Thursday, citing the high mortality rate for cubs. The lungs of the 6-day-old cub were "poorly developed and likely caused her to have...
L.A. NOWThe number of hantavirus cases linked to Yosemite National Park rose Thursday as authorities said three more cases of the rare, rodent-borne disease have been confirmed. The California Department of Public Health announced two new cases and confirmed...
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