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Chrissy Teigen interviews herself about post-pregnancy weight gain. Her answer: Inspiring - USA TODAY

2019-2024 Global Bacterial Conjunctivitis Drugs Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report - RISReport

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Impact of poultry disease spreads | Local News - San Mateo Daily Journal

The Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital in Walnut Creek is no longer accepting turkeys after the discovery in San Mateo County of a contagious respiratory infection that is nearly always fatal to birds. Virulent Newcastle disease was confirmed in a backyard chicken that lived in Alameda County when the bird’s owner brought it to a veterinary office in Redwood City, according to a statement issued by the state Department of Food and Agriculture March 15. It’s not yet clear whether vND will spread throughout Northern California, but Lindsay Wildlife officials said Monday they’re no longer able to treat injured or baby wild turkeys, or most other non-native, domestic or exotic birds that are routinely brought into the hospital by mistake. They’re still treating injured and baby quail, but newly implemented safety procedures require that they be placed in quarantine and treated off-site. The hospital is also unable to accept donations of any products or materials associated

California measles cases now 16, Health officials ‘very concerned’ - Outbreak News Today

Through Mar. 27, California health officials have reported 16 total measles cases in nine counties, this compares with 21 cases reported during the whole of 2018. In 2019, two outbreaks linked to patients with international travel have been reported in California. Of the 16 confirmed measles cases, 11 outbreak-associated cases, have been reported. Dr. James Watt with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) says the agency is “very concerned” with the rising tally. Measles is a highly contagious viral disease. It is widespread in many parts of the world, including Europe, Africa, and Asia. Measles begins with a fever that lasts for a couple of days, followed by a cough, runny nose, conjunctivitis (pink eye), and a rash. The rash typically appears first on the face, along the hairline, and behind the ears and then affects the rest of the body. Infected people are usually contagious from about 4 days before their rash starts to 4 days afterwards. How contagious is measles?

Cases of conjunctivitis increase 14% in the state of Yucatán - The Yucatan Times

With the registration of 449 new cases in the most recent epidemiological week, contagious infections total 3, 704 cases, which represent an increase of 14 %, compared to the same period last year, according to information from the Federal Ministry of Health. Last year, there were 3,252 during the same period of time. Of the total number of cases confirmed until the 16th of this month, 1,749 correspond to men and 1,955 to women. According to state health authorities, despite the number of cases, there is no epidemic outbreak of conjunctivitis. Regarding this disease, which in 2017 had a major epidemic outbreak reaching more than 90 thousand infections in the state, Manuel Lliteras Cardín, president of the College of Ophthalmology of Yucatan, said that “there are cycles that occur every four or five years, in which the viruses are modified and we see a huge number of cases. ” He added that conjunctivitis, at that time, was associated with a rhinovirus that belongs to the family of

Global Allergic Conjunctivitis Drug Market Challenges 2019 AlleCures Inc - Healthcare Industry

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A teen went to the ER for seizures. Doctors found tapeworm eggs in his brain - USA TODAY

What does herpes look like: Pictures, treatment, and prevention - Medical News Today

Spending time outdoors? Keep an eye out for ticks: Interior Health - Global News

With spring well underway and people starting to venture outdoors more, Interior Health is warning to keep an eye out for ticks. Approximately the size of a sesame seed, ticks are small bugs that feed on the blood of humans and animals. It's that time of the year again – time to talk about #ticks ! Follow the 7 tips below to prevent tick bites when enjoying the great outdoors this spring. For more information about ticks visit . — Interior Health (@Interior_Health) March 28, 2019 WATCH BELOW (Aired June 12, 2018): Mother warns parents about the dangers of tick bites after daughter suffers paralysis

Teen who had seizures and groin pain turned out to have tapeworm brain infection, died after two weeks - KWCH

(Gray News) – A teenager in India died two weeks after showing up at an emergency room with seizures and groin pain, appearing confused and with swelling over his eye, in what turned out to be symptoms of a parasitic brain disease caused by a tapeworm. The unsettling case was reported in the New England Journal of Medicine , by two doctors, Nishanth Dev and S. Zafar Abbas, of the ESIC Medical College and Hospital outside New Delhi. According to the doctors, the 18-year-old had been having pain in his right groin for at least a week. An MRI revealed "numerous well-defined cystic lesions" throughout his brain. He was diagnosed with neurocysticercosis, which the World Health Organization describes as a "tapeworm infection of the central nervous system." Infection is usually a result of "consuming undercooked food, particularly pork, or water contaminated with tapeworm eggs, or through poor hygiene practices." What happens, according to a 2004 paper i

Flu symptoms lead to rare brain infection in 2-year-old girl -

[embedded content] ST. LOUIS – What one family thought was the flu took a near deadly turn for a 2-year-old girl, according to KMOV . Layla Thomas has spent 10 days in the pediatric intensive care unit at St. Louis Children’s Hospital after experiencing flu symptoms, her family said. “She had just a runny nose, maybe a little cough but nothing out of the ordinary that we hadn’t seen before,” said Layla’s aunt Jessica Kile. Layla’s mother Kile said on March 18 her daughter’s symptoms escalated. She was rushed to the hospital with a 107-degree fever. “They had her hooked up to everything imaginable,” Kile said. “She’s completely unresponsive and is making small eye movements.” Doctors diagnosed Layla with necrotic encephalitis, a rare complication of the flu now attacking her brain. “We are still seeing a high number of flu cases in the St. Louis area.,” said Dr. Rachel Orscheln, who specializes in infectious diseases. Orscheln said early-warning signs like sleepiness, seizures,

Lyft's IPO is mostly hype - Fast Company

Lyft priced its shares at the top of an already scaled-up range, $72 a share, for its debut this morning on the Nasdaq stock market, where the familiar celebratory confetti (Lyft pink, of course) rained down on the Lyft team gathered at the stock exchange. advertisement advertisement Everyone’s excited because it’s not that often a big consumer IPO in a hot, new, highly anticipated space hits the market. It marks an opportunity for retail investors, and it delivers a huge return on investment for Lyft’s biggest investors–Andreessen Horowitz, GM, Fidelity, and Rakuten–each of which have stakes worth more than $1 billion. It saw a pop of 20% at market open. Despite the initial fervor and excitement, though, there are plenty of questions about Lyft’s long-term viability. Lyft’s losses are not waning. As its prospectus indicated, losses have mounted every year for the last three years. Lyft took its biggest loss–over $900 million–in 2018. Proponents will say it’s building

The Daily 202: What Trump's reversal on the Special Olympics reveals about his presidency - The Washington Post

With Joanie Greve and Mariana Alfaro THE BIG IDEA:  The third time wasn’t the charm. President Trump has asked Congress to cut federal funding for the Special Olympics in all three budgets that he has submitted. But, facing a firestorm, he insisted on Thursday afternoon that he didn’t learn about the controversy until that morning. “I have overridden my people,” Trump told reporters on the South Lawn of the White House. “The Special Olympics will be funded. I just told my people: I want to fund the Special Olympics.” This is a textbook case of an unforced error. Congress was never, ever going to get rid of the money for the Special Olympics, a popular program that enjoys bipartisan support and allows people with intellectual disabilities to compete in athletics. Trump’s sudden reversal, after Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spent three days publicly defending the cut, highlighted 10 deeper truths about his presidency: 1. The president vs. the presidency: It actually seems plau