Medical

Sault paramedics go pink for breast cancer (2 photos)

Sault paramedics go pink for breast cancer (2 photos) Where did No Bra Day start? A 2013 study found that for women previously diagnosed with breast cancer , eating one or more servings of high fat dairy led to 49% higher mortality. After three years, it was moved to October 13. John N John has pledged to donate five cents for every mile driven throughout the month of October to the National Breast Cancer Foundation . [Full Article...]

Linked lung injury may be caused by toxic fumes

Larsen and his team published their findings October 2 in The New England Journal of Medicine . Two of the biopsies came from patients who died . The researchers looked at samples of lung tissue from 17 people, all of whom had vaped and 70% had used marijuana or cannabis oils. [Full Article...]

Related illnesses increase to 530, CDC says

Related illnesses increase to 530, CDC says The deaths were reported in California (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, and Oregon. Still, health officials said they haven't found a definitive cause or a clear connection between cases, and they warned that patients anxious about becoming ill from vaping should refrain from using e-cigarettes. [Full Article...]

UAW says its 49K members at GM plants will go on strike

UAW says its 49K members at GM plants will go on strike The four-year contract between General Motors and the United Auto Workers expired Saturday, but workers were told to report to jobs as negotiations continued and the prospect of a national strike loomed. In that same time period, sales of sedans have dropped 10 percent to 22.9 percent of market share, according to Experian , while sales of crossovers have grown 10 percent to make up alm... [Full Article...]