As many as 12 measles cases have been connected to visits to Disneyland or Disney's California Adventure Park, California public health authorities say--including at least six occurring in people who were unvaccinated for the disease. Among them were two infants too young for immunizations.
Disneyland measles outbreak: Cases not limited to the unvaccinated
As the measles outbreak that began at Disneyland grew to at least 70 cases Wednesday, much of the attention has focused on how the vast majority of patients were not vaccinated for the highly contagious disease.
Simple test at Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center helps take guesswork out of dieting What if there were a way to take the guesswork out of dieting? If you could pinpoint exactly how many calories you need to maintain a healthy weight? What if you discovered you could eat more in order to lose pounds? http://www.dailypress.com/health/dp-nws-evg-metabolic-test-20150104-story.html
Langley hospital gets Ebola-zapping robot U.S. Air Force Hospital Langley recently purchased a germ-zapping robot that kills bacteria and viruses like Ebola in rooms and on surfaces that bleaching and normal cleaning cannot completely sterilize. http://www.dailypress.com/news/military/dp-nws-ebola-zapping-robot-20141030-story.html
Founder retires, hands over leadership at Patient Advocate Foundation The health advocacy group that started with fewer than a handful of volunteers and a $5,000 budget, now employs more than 185, has an annual budget of more than $50 million, and each year serves more than 90,000 patients with chronic or debilitating illnesses who are seeking access to care or reimbursement... http://www.dailypress.com/health/dp-nws-paf-transition-20150419-story.html
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