Ethan A. Huff
February 18, 2013
A second Minnesota teenager has reportedly died from complications of infection with influenza Type A during this current flu season, prompting health officials across the state to urge the public to get flu shots for their own protection. But missing from many of the news reports on this tragedy is the fact that the child in question, 14-year-old Carly Christenson, had already been vaccinated for [...]
At least two people are dead as a result of a deadly mouse-borne virus spotted at Yosemite National Park in California and feared to have spread across the world.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a health alert after a lung disease caused by the hantavirus pulmonary syndrome killed two American males and sickened four others. Health officials believe that an outbreak spread by mice at Yosemite [...]
Representative Kerry Gauthier was found engaging in oral sex on July 22
Police investigated whether or not there was wrongdoing in Duluth rest stop encounter with 17-year-old
Charges were dropped, but political pressure for Representative to resign is mounting
After police revealed that a Minnesota lawmaker had a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy, both Republicans and Democrats have banded together to ask Representative Kerry Gauthier not to seek re-election.
Representative Gauthier had been hospitalized [...]
UPDATE: Local News Source (JSHurricaneNews) is reporting nearly 30 victims have been transported for treatment of mystery illness. 14:55EST
Monmouth County, NJ: For the second time in a week, EMS has responded to what appears to be a mystery medical emergency at the County Courthouse in Monmouth County.
The last such response was last Friday, June 15th, where several people developed respiratory issues and EMS responded. It was later determined that the [...]
LONDON (Reuters)- On New Year’s Eve 2004, after months of losing weight and suffering fevers, night sweats and shortness of breath, student Anna Watterson was taken into hospital coughing up blood.
It was strange to be diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB)- an ancient disease associated with poverty – especially since Watterson was a well-off trainee lawyer living in the affluent British capital of London. Yet it was also a relief, she says, [...]