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Vaping-related lung injuries now in all states but one, new CDC numbers show

Vaping-related lung injuries now in all states but one, new CDC numbers show

There are 1,299 lung injury cases associated with e-cigarette products in 49 states, the District of Columbia and the US Virgin Islands as of Tuesday, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Alaska is the only state without a reported case. That’s an increase from last week, when there were 1,080 cases…MORE

Ed Sheeran and Prince Harry unite in video for World Mental Health Day

Ed Sheeran and Prince Harry unite in video for World Mental Health Day

Prince Harry and Ed Sheeran have teamed up in a video to raise awareness for World Mental Health Day — with a light-hearted jibe at their own plight as Britain’s most famous redheads. In the video, shared on the official Sussex Royal Instagram account, the famous duo discuss the issue of mental health, and urge…MORE

When trying to lose weight, morning meals are better than evening ones

When trying to lose weight, morning meals are better than evening ones

When I first studied nutritional science, all calories were considered “equal” when it came to weight loss. The time of day you ate didn’t matter as long as you were eating the appropriate amount of calories for your goals. But as our understanding of nutrition has evolved, we’ve learned that eating earlier in the day…MORE

How to convince, scare or bribe your kids not to vape

How to convince, scare or bribe your kids not to vape

Of all the pre-teen related parental worries I have about my seventh grade daughter, at the top of my list right now is making sure she doesn’t vape. This week, New York became the first to report a teen had died from a vaping-related lung injury, and it’s the latest in a rash of vaping-related…MORE

More fetal remains found in vehicle trunk of abortion doctor

More fetal remains found in vehicle trunk of abortion doctor

A month after 2,246 fetal remains were found in the Illinois garage of a doctor who performed abortions, more remains linked to him have been found. Dr. Ulrich Klopfer died on September 3. His family found medically preserved remains while going through his belongings at his home in Will County, about 45 miles from Chicago,…MORE

Washington state has banned the sale of flavored vaping products

Washington state has banned the sale of flavored vaping products

Washington state passed an emergency rule that bans the sale of flavored vaping products as of Thursday. The ban lasts 120 days, according to the Washington State Board of Health, and comes in response to a nationwide outbreak of lung injuries associated with e-cigarette use or vaping. “This is a critical part of our response…MORE

Humans have a ‘salamander-like’ ability to regrow cartilage, study finds

Humans have a ‘salamander-like’ ability to regrow cartilage, study finds

Humans may not be able to regrow amputated limbs like salamanders can — but we do have a “salamander-like” ability to regrow damaged cartilage, a new study has found. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Science Advances, found that “cartilage in human joints can repair itself through a process similar to that used by…MORE

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