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  • Why the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak affects mostly women - USA TODAY

    There's a striking aspect of the recent E. coli outbreak tied to Arizona romaine lettuce: 70% of those who've gotten sick are female. Similarly, when leafy greens were the culprit of an E. coli outbreak last year, 67% of those infected were women or ...

  • Following a couple from diagnosis to the final stages of Alzheimer's - CBS News

    Mike and Carol Daly have been married for 53 years. Like more than five million American families, they're dealing with dementia. Carol has been suffering from Alzheimer's, the main type of dementia. What makes this story so unusual is that almost ...

  • This Woman's Kidney Fell into Her Pelvis Whenever She Stood Up: Here's Why - Live Science

    Generally, you can trust your organs to stay in one place. Sure, they may puff up with air or constrict to pump blood, but they do so in the same location in your body. That wasn't the case for a young woman in Michigan, however, who told doctors she ...

  • Classes cancelled at WCSU on Monday, more cases of sickness reported - FOX 61

    DANBURY — School officials said Western Connecticut State University will be closed on Monday due to dozens of students who were sickened by an unknown virus. On Sunday evening, the school said 100 students had fallen ill. The school had announced ...

  • Anxiety Relief Without The High? New Studies On CBD, A Cannabis Extract - NPR

    As more states legalize marijuana, there's growing interest in a cannabis extract — cannabidiol, also known as CBD. It's marketed as a compound that can help relieve anxiety — and, perhaps, help ease aches and pains, too. Part of the appeal, at least ...

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  • New research on Alzheimer's disease could lead to earlier diagnosis - News8000.com - WKBT

    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - A new definition of Alzheimer's disease could help more people be diagnosed earlier. Doctors have proposed basing the diagnosis on signs such as brain changes, rather than symptoms such as memory loss. Currently, health care ...

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