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New hepatitis C infections triple due to opioid epidemicCNN(CNN) New hepatitis C virus infections in the United States nearly tripled between the years 2010 and 2015. The number of new nationally reported infections with the virus swelled from 850 in 2010 to 2,436 cases in 2015, with the highest rates among ...
Parasites could be lurking in your sushi, doctors warnCNN(CNN) Anisakiasis, an illness caused by eating parasite-contaminated fish or seafood, is on the rise in Western countries where eating sushi and other raw or undercooked fish and seafood dishes has gained popularity, according to a report published ...
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'Superbug' Plaguing Hospitals Older Than DinosaursR & D MagazineRecent research shows that a type of antibiotic-resistant bacteria hospitals around the globe are struggling to fight is not new. Researchers from Massachusetts Eye and Ear, the Harvard-wide Program on Antibiotic Resistance and the Broad Institute of ...
Texas lawmakers spar over 'anti-vaccine measure'CNN(CNN) Debate about a bill before the Texas House about improving care for foster children quickly broke down into a heated argument about vaccinations on Wednesday, with one of the state's most conservative lawmakers saying vaccines weren't important ... |