Stories about Health

Feb 26 2016

Zika infection may cause stillbirth, loss of brain tissue

Officials have confirmed the first case of a patient having Zika virus in Tarrant County. The Zika virus may not only cause devastating brain damage in babies but could...

Feb 26 2016

Shoppers Drug Mart says pharmacies are 'safest option' for medical marijuana

There have been suggestions that some people might not see prescription pot as legitimate and turn their backs on a pharmacy that sells it. But Soberman says large chains...

Feb 26 2016

J&J Fined Over Talc Tied to Woman's Cancer

Since then, all home products containing talcum powder are legally obliged to be asbestos-free. "The whole fight was not just for her but so many other women and that...

Feb 26 2016

Health officials link E-coli to River Falls sprouts

On February 19, 2016, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment issued a press release warning consumers not to eat these products. During the interviews, fiv...

Feb 26 2016

Stillbirth offers another clue to possible damage from Zika

Those cases were reported by the state on Wednesday. According to the health minister, Marcelo Castro, the link can be proved by the analysis of zika and microcephaly...