CDC Warns of Drug-Resistant Salmonella in Beef, Cheese

THURSDAY, Aug. 22, 2019 — An antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella is sickening people who eat contaminated beef and unpasteurized soft Mexican cheese, U.S. health officials warned Thursday.
First seen in 2017, this bacterial strain has already…
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HPV Vaccination Rate in U.S. Girls Has Stalled

THURSDAY, Aug. 22 — While there’s been a slight uptick in the number of American boys who get the HPV vaccine to help prevent certain cancers, a new study finds there’s been almost no increase for girls.
And overall, too few kids are getting the…
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Every Minute of Exercise Counts When It Comes to Longevity

THURSDAY, Aug. 22, 2019 — Exercise, even a little of it, can lengthen your life, a new study suggests.
The Norwegian researchers also found that too much sitting was associated with a higher risk of early death.
“Developing ways to limit sedentary…
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Cases of Lung Injury Tied to Vaping Keep Rising

THURSDAY, Aug. 22, 2019 — Chance Ammirata was a vaper for almost two years. But three weeks ago, the 18-year-old began to have trouble breathing.
“I would say my chest felt like it was collapsing and tightening up, and I couldn’t breathe,” he told…
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