Stephen FellerBRISTOL, England, Jan. 25 (UPI) — Researchers were surprised to find higher rates of chronic fatigue syndrome in teenagers than has been expected, based on surveys of parents and teenagers.
Stephen FellerANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 25 (UPI) — Screening for colorectal cancer is recommended starting at age 50, but 1 in 7 colorectal cancer patients are diagnosed before reaching screening age.
The Greenville Salvation Army is open to help those needing to get out of the cold weather and who need a warm place to stay. The shelter opened at 6:30 last night and also served a hot dinner. They say anyone without a warm place to go is welcome. The…
Marilyn MalaraSAN DIEGO, Jan. 23 (UPI) — Researchers from the University of California, San Diego have developed a speedy method to determine whether bacteria are susceptible to antibiotics.
(Hollandale, MS) — Hollandale residents can safely drink their water again. According to Deputy Director Tammy Reed, the precautionary boil water alert has been lifted. The alert affected more than 2,000 customers who get their drinking water from the Washington System in Washington County. Officials issued the alert after a…
Doug G. WareATLANTA, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Federal health officials have traced an outbreak of Listerosis to salad packaged by Dole, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
Stephen FellerEDMONTON, Alberta, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Physical therapy patients not taking opioids for pain while rebuilding physical ability regained function faster in a study at the University of Alberta.
Stephen FellerLONDON, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Researchers found they could accurately assess the risk of dementia using data collected during routine checkups at the doctor, according to a new study.
Stephen FellerATLANTA, Jan. 22 (UPI) — More babies are being born with gastroschisis, organs protruding from their bodies, but the CDC is unsure why it has increased in frequency.
Stephen FellerNASHVILLE, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Scientists identified antibodies in Ebola survivors they think may lead to better treatment or a vaccine for multiple forms of Ebola, according to a new study.