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Cause Of Polio-Like Illness In Children Continues To Stump Experts Even As Dozens Of More Cases Emerge

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
“What we do know is that these patients had fever and respiratory symptoms three to 10 days before their limb weakness," CDC's Dr. Nancy Messonnier said. "And we know that it’s the season where lots of people have fever and respiratory symptoms. What we need to sort out is what is the trigger for the [acute flaccid...
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China's Tangrenshen says African swine fever not found in its animal feed

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
Chinese animal feed maker Tangrenshen Group said on Tuesday that tests on feed made by one of its units had ruled out the presence of the deadly African swine fever....
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African swine fever suspected to be in animal feed in China

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
(This Nov 11 story corrects headline and text throughout to say case of disease in feed was suspected, not confirmed. Removes paragraph, bullet saying it is first reported contamination of feed supply.)...
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How to talk to your kids about online hate speech

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
Hate speech is all over the internet. Fueled by trolls, extremists, false information, and a group mentality, this kind of cruelty against a religion, ethnicity, sexual identity, gender, race has reached a fever pitch. And while some kids will be attacked, and some may be swept up in the powerful rhetoric, the vast majority of kids will be victims of everyday, casual exposure....
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China confirms African swine fever outbreak in Hubei province

Nov 13, 2018 , Reuters
China's agricultural ministry said on Tuesday it had confirmed an outbreak of African swine fever in central Hubei province....
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African swine fever found in animal feed raises China's contagion risk

Nov 12, 2018 , Reuters
Major Chinese animal feed maker Tangrenshen Group reported on Sunday that feed produced by one of its units had been contaminated with African swine fever, raising fears of its spread further across the country....
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China reports new African swine fever outbreaks in three provinces

Nov 09, 2018 , Reuters
China found three new African swine fever cases on pig farms in Hunan, Jilin and Jiangxi provinces, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on Thursday....
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Health Tip: If Your Child Develops a Fever

Nov 07, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: If Your Child Develops a FeverCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/5/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/5/2018 12:00:00...
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Yellow fever kills 10 in Ethiopia, WHO ships 1.45 million vaccines

Nov 06, 2018 , Reuters
The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquito-borne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia, a WHO report said on Monday....
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China battles to control African swine fever as it reports 50th case

Nov 06, 2018 , Reuters
China confirmed a new case of African swine fever on Monday, in southern Hunan province, marking the 50th outbreak of the highly contagious disease in the world's top pork producer....
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Uganda begins Ebola vaccinations amid Congo transmission fears

Nov 03, 2018 , Reuters
Uganda says it will start to vaccinate some of its health workers against Ebola on Monday, amid fears that the viral haemorrhagic fever could spread from Democratic Republic of Congo which is battling an outbreak....
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China's WH Group seeks proof African swine fever found in subsidiary's sausage

Nov 01, 2018 , Reuters
WH Group, China's top pork processor, said on Thursday it was trying to verify a Taiwan government statement that the African swine fever virus was found in a sausage made by a subsidiary that was brought to the island by a traveler....
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Aspirin vs. Xarelto

Nov 01, 2018 , RxList
Aspirin and Xarelto (rivaroxaban) are used to prevent blood clots. Aspirin is also used to treat fever, pain, and inflammation in the body. Xarelto is usually used to prevent of deep vein thrombosis, which may lead to pulmonary embolism in patients undergoing knee or hip replacement...
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China to lift African swine fever limits for city in Jilin province

Nov 01, 2018 , Reuters
Chinese officials will lift African swine fever-related restrictions in Gongzhuling city of northeastern Jilin province, the Ministry of Agriculture said on Wednesday....
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DOJ Expands Probe Of Asbestos Trust Funds That Have Paid Out Billions, Citing Claims Of Fraud

Nov 01, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
But the plaintiffs' lawyers and asbestos victims’ advocates said the administration is siding with business and there is little proof of widespread fraud. Other public health news focuses on dengue fever; texting 911; heart attacks and cold weather; healthy meals; ketamine and...
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China to crack down on illegal activity at slaughterhouses to combat African swine fever: ministry

Oct 31, 2018 , Reuters
China's agriculture ministry said on Tuesday it will launch a three-month investigation into illegal activity by slaughterhouses to combat the spread of African swine fever....
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China reports new African swine fever in Hunan province

Oct 29, 2018 , Reuters
China's agricultural ministry reported on Sunday a new outbreak of African swine fever in Changde city of central Hunan province, where 99 pigs were killed and 106 were sick....
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China mandates more labs to conduct African swine fever tests

Oct 26, 2018 , Reuters
China will mandate more laboratories to conduct African swine fever virus tests, the country's agriculture ministry said on Friday....
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Voltaren Gel vs. Celebrex

Oct 26, 2018 , RxList
Voltaren (diclofenac) and Celebrex (celecoxib) are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used to treat pain, fever, and inflammation caused by conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and...
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U.S. lifts blocks on some fresh, frozen pork imports from Poland

Oct 26, 2018 , Reuters
The United States has lifted restrictions on some imports of fresh and frozen pork from Poland, specifically from facilities that are in contiguous areas free of the highly contagious hog disease African swine fever, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday....
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