A tick species that's native to Asia has now spread to the United States, and it's popping up in numerous places along the East Coast, according to U.S. officials. The newfound tick, known as the longhorned tick or Haemaphysalis longicornis, was first identified in the U.S. last year, when it was found on a sheep in New Jersey, according to the New Jersey … [Read more...] about 5 things to about the new species of tick in the U.S.
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Induced abortion is the leading cause of death in the United States and accounts for a disturbing 61 percent of deaths of African Americans, according to researchers from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. A report Thursday analyzed research using data from the latest year for which all the pertinent information is available (2009) and found that induced abortion … [Read more...] about Report: Abortion Accounts for 61% of Black Deaths in America
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2018--Viz.ai, Inc., an applied artificial intelligence healthcare company, announced today that new data on its approved and investigational technologies for acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke will be presented during the 4 th European Stroke Organization Conference (ESOC) from May 16-18 in Gothenburg, Sweden.These data will reinforce … [Read more...] about Viz.ai to Present Expanded Data on ALADIN and New Data on ADVANCE Expanding Its Stroke Pipeline at the 2018 ESOC
U.S. Edition EditionsAustralia EditionChina EditionIndia EditionSingapore EditionUnited KingdomUnited States Apr 05, 8:35 PM EDT Subscribe BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureMillennial MoneyOpinionSportsLuxury National By Lara Rebello On 02/24/18 AT 6:00 AM Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. According to … [Read more...] about Younger Type 2 Diabetes Patients More At Risk Of Heart Disease, Stroke
A disastrous hurricane season combined with wildfires and other extreme weather events inflicted a record-setting toll on the U.S. in 2017, with 16 billion-dollar weather and climate events costing a total of $306 billion in damage. These events caused 362 direct deaths. These figures come from a new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), … [Read more...] about Weather and climate disasters cost the U.S. a record $306 billion in 2017