First Death Tied to Lung Injury From Vaping Reported in Illinois
on August 24, 2019 at 12:27 am
An Illinois resident who was hospitalized after suffering severe respiratory illness related to vaping has died, state health officials reported Friday.
First Death Reported as Cases Linked to Vaping Rise
on August 23, 2019 at 11:53 pm
The CDC reports the first death from severe lung injuries related to vaping. The adult from Illinois is among 193 potential cases in 22 states of people hospitalized for lung injuries in recent weeks.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Pancreatic Cancer
on August 23, 2019 at 11:22 pm
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has just finished treatment for pancreatic cancer, the U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday.
Your Dog May Be Leading You to a Healthier Heart
on August 23, 2019 at 4:28 pm
Researchers found that compared with people who had no pets, dog owners tended to have fewer risk factors for heart disease: They got more exercise, and had healthier diets and lower blood sugar levels.
A Kid-Friendly Emergency Room Saves Lives
on August 23, 2019 at 4:22 pm
The risk of death was three times lower for those treated at ERs with greater levels of pediatric readiness.