Medical

Scientists find a ‘strong culprit’ in vaping-related deaths

Scientists find a ‘strong culprit’ in vaping-related deaths There have been 2,051 lung illnesses and 39 deaths linked to vaping, according to the CDC's latest numbers. It isn't clear how widespread the use of vitamin E acetate is in e-cigarette and vaping products. But none of them were found in the lung fluid samples. THC, the active ingredient in marijuana , was found in the majority of samples and nicotine was found in about half of samples. [Full Article...]

Gov. Bevin requests recanvass of Tuesday's vote tally

Gov. Bevin requests recanvass of Tuesday's vote tally Still, while the election results may ease Democrats' fears about their impeachment efforts backfiring politically, Republicans are unlikely to alter their calculations about sticking with the president. Even so, those races - and other contests in MS and New Jersey that saw no changes in power Tuesday - were embraced by Trump and the Republican Party as key tests of the president's popularity. [Full Article...]

Warren Admits Medicare for All Could Lead to Loss of Jobs

Warren Admits Medicare for All Could Lead to Loss of Jobs It marks a significant contrast with her rival Sen. Even so, her plan might not mollify Sanders supporters who back the Vermont senator specifically because of his record on Medicare for All . The rest of the new revenue would come from a combination of military spending cuts, going after tax cheats, and slapping higher taxes on Wall Street, corporations and the richest Americans. [Full Article...]

CNN Poll: Biden's 34 Percent Showing Strongest Since April

CNN Poll: Biden's 34 Percent Showing Strongest Since April According to another poll released on Monday, Biden , Warren and Buttigieg were the top three candidates in the early caucus state of Iowa. Still, the poll shows Biden, Warren, Sanders and even Buttitieg all beating Trump in potential one-on-one matchups in the general election. [Full Article...]

Doctors Demand FDA Add Breast Cancer Warning on Cheese

Doctors Demand FDA Add Breast Cancer Warning on Cheese Ezuma also advocated for free testing and also good hygiene and nutrition that would help women remain healthy to play their central and multiple roles as wives, mothers, home builders and managers of resources. This October, Holzer is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. All funds raised, Boyle said, will go to the Canadian Cancer Society for breast cancer resea... [Full Article...]

USA vaping illness count tops 500, but cause remains unknown

USA vaping illness count tops 500, but cause remains unknown The CDC and various state health departments have reported widespread use of products containing THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive substance within cannabis, among people who became ill. IL health officials are asking people who use e-cigarettes - whether they are ill or healthy - to fill out an anonymous survey about their vaping habits. [Full Article...]

General Motors UAW workers strike after no agreement reached

General Motors UAW workers strike after no agreement reached In the letter dated Sunday, UAW Vice President Terry Dittes told GM's labor relations chief that the latest offer could have made it possible to reach an agreement and avoid the strike . This is far below their normal wages, meaning that the longer the strike goes on, the harder it will be for GM's workers to pay their bills. All three automakers are dealing with slower sales and the need t... [Full Article...]