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  • Houston ChronicleHarris County child dies of flu, first local pediatric case this seasonHouston ChronicleCaitlin Garcia, a student at the UT-San Antonio School of Nursing, gives a high-five to Alexander Almanza, 2, after administering his flu shot while he was held by his mom, April. It's not too late to get inoculated this season, officials say. Caitlin ...First flu-related death of a child reported in Harris CountyKTRK-TVIs it possible to catch the flu twice in one season? Doctors say 'yes'WZZMSingle-Week Flu Cases Increase Again, DPH Reports Additional Flu Deaths, Including First in Kent Countynews.delaware.govThe News Journal -KVOA Tucson News -Moody County Enterprise -KHOUall 19 news articles »

  • WLS-TVBlood and urine test for autism could enable earlier diagnosis, scientists sayWLS-TVUK and Italian scientists are getting closer to developing blood and urine tests for autism, which could lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment of the condition, a new study suggests. The tests look for damage to certain proteins, shown to be higher ...Autism: Scientists take 'first steps' towards biological testBBC NewsResearchers Say They've Created a 90% Accurate Blood Test for AutismGizmodoNew test can detect autism in children, scientists sayThe GuardianMiami Herald -Newsweek -Futurity: Research News -Medical Xpressall 68 news articles »

  • FOX13 MemphisSt. Jude to build $400-million advanced research centerFOX13 MemphisSt. Jude Children's Research Hospital is spending more than $400 million to build an advanced research center. The 625,000-square-foot center will be used to attract scientists and clinicians to the hospital. In a news release, the hospital said they ...St. Jude announces development of $412 million research centerwreg.comSt. Jude Taste of Oxford Hits HomeOxford MagazineDowntown Memphis Leaders Hopeful St. Jude Expansion Can Help Revitalize Pinch Districtwww.localmemphis.comMemphis Daily News -Healthcare Finance News -The Commercial Appeal -Memphis Business Journalall 11 news articles »

  • CBS NewsBritax sued by feds after after jogging stroller injuriesCBS NewsThe U.S. government is suing a South Carolina company in an effort to stop it from continuing to sell jogging strollers blamed for at least 97 injuries, including 50 children. Consumers have filed at least 200 complaints since January 2012 charging the ...CPSC Sues Britax Over Hazardous Jogging StrollersSGB Media (press release) (blog)Consumer Product Safety Commission sues Britax for failing to recall jogging strollersKids Todayall 4 news articles »

  • Hartford CourantNorwalk 6-Year-Old Dies Of Suspected Flu ComplicationsHartford CourantA 6-year-old student at Norwalk's Columbus Magnet School has died of suspected flu-related complications, according to a letter the school's principal sent to families Sunday. Emma Splan, a first-grader at Columbus Magnet School, died over the weekend ...6-year-old Norwalk girl dies from flu complicationsFOX 616-year-old CT girl's death was flu-relatedWTVANorwalk mourns death of 6-year-old who died of flu-related illnessThehour.comHamletHub -WABC-TV -WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -NBC Connecticutall 23 news articles »

  • New York Daily NewsSheep research could pave way for growing human organs in animalsNew York Daily NewsResearchers have created the first human-sheep hybrids, which could be an organ-transplant breakthrough. (N8tureGrl/Getty Images/iStockphoto). BY Joe Dziemianowicz. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Monday, February 19, 2018, 2:31 PM. It sounds like sci-fi, but it ...Scientists create first human-sheep hybrids — what that means for the future of organ transplantsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionScientists have successfully created sheep-human hybridsWSMV NashvilleSheep-human hybrids pave the future for organ transplants: ScientistsChannel NewsAsiaBreakingNews.ie -Newsweek -HelloGiggles -Infosurhoyall 70 news articles »

  • CNNWhy heart attack symptoms are sometimes missed in womenCNN(CNN) Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found. And more than half of the doctors seeing women who seek care for those ...Yale study: Women's heart attack symptoms more often dismissed than men'sNew Haven RegisterAcute MI symptoms similar among men, womenHealioEarly Heart Attack Care: Learn to recognize symptomsTallahassee.comYale News -www.localmemphis.com -News-Medical.net -WHSVall 13 news articles »

  • USA TODAYGoogle hopes AI can predict heart disease by looking at retinasUSA TODAYI can look into your eyes and see straight to your heart. It may sound like a sappy sentiment from a Hallmark card. Essentially though, that's what researchers at Google did in applying artificial intelligence to predict something deadly serious: the ...Google software can predict heart attack risk in human eyesTribune-ReviewGoogle AI now can predict cardiovascular problems from retinal scansHealthcare IT NewsGoogle's AI Can Predict Heart Disease By Scanning Your EyesUbergizmoFOX10 News -SlashGear -Business Standard -Hindustan Timesall 21 news articles »

  • NPRThis Vaccine Can Prevent Cancer, But Many Teenagers Still Don't Get ItNPREach year, about 31,000 men and women in the U.S. are diagnosed with a cancer caused by an infection from the human papillomavirus, or HPV. It's the most common sexually transmitted virus and infection in the U.S.. In women, HPV infection can lead to ...Only 43 Percent of American Teens Have Gotten the HPV Vaccine Which Prevents Cervical and Dick CancerGizmodoReport finds low but growing uptake of HPV vaccineWeekly CitizenHPV Vaccination Rates Are Still Upsettingly LowThe Mary SueSpectrum News -Dentist's Money Digest -Week Facts -Rochdale Onlineall 16 news articles »

  • NJ.comStudent dies after influenza diagnosis, school saysNJ.comAn Elizabeth Public Schools student died after being diagnosed with influenza, though district officials said Sunday they were unsure if the virus was the primary cause of the death. The child's death comes amid a surge in flu cases this year ...Kids in NJ, Conn. Believed to Be Latest Child Flu Deaths in Tri-StateNBC New YorkFlu Outbreak: New Jersey Public School Student Dies After Influenza DiagnosisNewsweekAnother New Jersey child dies from the fluNew York PostNorthJersey.com -News 12 New Jersey -WPIX 11 New York -TAPinto.netall 28 news articles »

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