Lung cancer warning - what colour are your eyes? Hidden signs of a tumour in your eyes
LUNG cancer symptoms include having a cough that won ’t go away, unexplained weight loss, and severe chest pain. But you could also be at risk of the disease if your eyes are a distinctive colour. Should you speak to a doctor? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boost your immune system with these 5 natural remedies
(Natural News) If you’re sick of having a cough or the flu, consume more fresh fruits and vegetables. Following a healthy diet and taking vitamin supplements can significantly boost your immunity and overall health. Rick Hay, the nutritional director of Healthista, shares five natural ways to boost your immune system. Eat colorful foods Brightly-colored foods... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lung cancer warning - what colour is your phlegm? Hidden signs revealed
LUNG cancer symptoms include having a cough that won ’t go away, unexplained weight loss, and severe chest pain. but you could also be at risk of the disease if your phlegm is a distinctive colour. Should you speak to a doctor? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘You do think: why me?’ The shocking rise of lung cancer in non-smokers
The ‘smoker’s disease’ is affecting more and more people who have never lit up in their lives – and it is a particular problem among women. What do experts think is going on?‘Don’t go home. Order a taxi, go to A&E and have a chest x-ray. I don ’t think this is asthma-related. Something’s not right here.” Her GP’s words struck fear into Jenny Abbott.It hadn ’t started out that way. A few weeks earlier, before Christmas 2017, she got a bad cold and a cough. An out-of-hours GP thought her longstanding viral-induced asthma was playing up and prescribed her s...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 26, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Denis Campbell Tags: Health & wellbeing Medical research Lung cancer Society Cancer research Science Life and style Source Type: news

Frequently asked questions about measles
Download the flyer UCLA statement on measles case1. What is measles?Measles is a highly contagious disease that is caused by a virus that lives in the nose and throat. The symptoms of measles include:Fever   (101°F or higher)CoughRunny noseRed watery eyesRash of red spots. Some are slightly raised. Typically starts on the face or hairline and spreads to the rest of the body.Measles can lead to serious illnesses, hospitalization, and even death. Serious illnesses include:DiarrheaEar InfectionBrain Damage        Pregnant women, infants, young children, and persons with a weakened i...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

U.S. Measles Cases Reach Highest Level in 25 Years. Vaccine Misinformation May Be to Blame
(NEW YORK) — U.S. measles cases in 2019 have climbed to their highest level in 25 years in a resurgence largely attributed to misinformation that is turning parents against vaccines. New York City health officials on Wednesday reported 61 new cases since late last week, pushing this year’s nationwide tally past the 667 cases reported for all of 2014. That would make 2019 the worst year for measles since 1994. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updates its national measles count on Mondays. CDC officials said they are reviewing the latest reports. Roughly three-quarters of this year’s illnesses...
Source: TIME: Health - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MIKE STOBBE / AP Tags: Uncategorized measles onetime Source Type: news

Whooping cough outbreak declared in Fredericton
A whooping cough outbreak has been declared in Fredericton, where 10 children from "several" schools and two adults have been diagnosed since January, the regional medical officer of health announced Wednesday. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/New Brunswick Source Type: news

Cancer Is Especially Dangerous for Immigrants in Texas. Here ’s Why
McALLEN, Texas — Edgar carries a red folder bulging with paperwork, bills and medical records. Before his lung cancer diagnosis in September, he had about $11,000, he said, money he was saving to purchase a used truck and to pay an immigration attorney to pursue legal residency. By February, it was gone, and Edgar was relying on friends and family to cover doctor appointments, food and other basics. His treatment had been complicated by a collapsed lung. “I’m not able to work — I’m breathing with just one lung,” said the 50-year-old painter, who asked to be identified by only his first n...
Source: TIME: Health - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Charlotte Huff / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized public health Source Type: news

Baby boy in California dies from whooping cough and officials urge pregnant women to get vaccinated
A baby in Orange County, California, has died of whooping cough - the first such death in the county in more than a decade. No details were released about the baby's age or sex. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Infectious Diseases A-Z: The 3 Cs of measles
Since January, there have been more than 555 reports of measles infection in the U.S. compared to 372 cases for all of 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "Measles is a viral infection that can present in a number of ways, typically referred to as the three Cs: cough, coryza [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 22, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

A Flight Attendant Is Reportedly In a ‘Deep Coma’ After Contracting Measles
A flight attendant has reportedly fallen into a “deep coma” after contracting measles, according to health authorities. The 43-year-old female El Al Airlines flight attendant was admitted to a hospital after coming down with a fever on March 31, CBS News reports. Her condition has worsened since then, and she now has encephalitis, or brain inflammation, and is breathing with the assistance of a respirator at Israel’s Meir Medical Center, according to CNN. Israeli health officials said the woman may have been infected with measles in New York, Israel or a flight between the two locations, both of which are...
Source: TIME: Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease Source Type: news

Natural treatments for whooping cough
(Natural News) Whooping cough is a serious respiratory infection that requires plenty of bed rest and careful treatment. Thankfully, there are a number of home remedies that can hasten your recovery from the illness. These natural treatments can relieve the discomfort and trouble caused by the symptoms of the cough. Formally called pertussis, whooping cough is an infection of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New York City Declares Public Health Emergency In the Face of an Intensifying Measles Outbreak
New York City officials on Tuesday ordered residents at the center of an ongoing measles outbreak to get vaccinated or face fines up to $1,000, in the latest dramatic move by officials attempting to stop measles outbreaks that are spreading across the country. Mayor Bill de Blasio, along with Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot, announced a public health emergency related to the measles outbreak at a press conference Tuesday. “This is an unusual action, and it’s because of the sheer extent of the crisis,” de Blasio said. There have been 285 confirmed cases of measles since October 2018. The majority of ...
Source: TIME: Health - April 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized New York Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause a dry cough?
A dry cough is a type of cough that does not bring up phlegm. Dry coughs are often short-lived and rarely a cause for concern. However, a chronic dry cough can be a symptom of an underlying condition. Learn more about the causes and treatments of dry coughs here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory Source Type: news

Cream made from COUGH SYRUP could be the unlikely new remedy for agonising head and face pain
A rub-on cream made from cough medicine, which contains a drug called ambroxol, could be an unlikely new remedy for agonising face pain suffered by thousands of people in the UK. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The U.S. May Be on Track for the Most Measles Cases Since the Disease Was Declared Eliminated
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed nearly 100 more measles diagnoses since last week, pushing the 2019 case count closer to record levels less than halfway through the year. The CDC has confirmed 465 measles cases in 19 states so far this year, according to the agency’s latest numbers. That’s up from 387 cases in 15 states the week before, with recent cases in Florida, Indiana, Massachusetts and Nevada. Many cases have been clustered in New York and the Pacific Northwest, where widespread outbreaks are in progress. If cases continue to accumulate, the U.S. may see more measles di...
Source: TIME: Health - April 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease Source Type: news

NICE Bites Bronchietasis and Cough (acute)
NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin that summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. This edition (March 2019), includes two antimicrobial prescribing guidelines: Acute exacerbation of bronchiectasis, and Acute cough (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Issues Warning on E-Cigarette Liquids Resembling Cough Syrup
THURSDAY, April 4, 2019 -- Warning letters have been sent to two companies that make and sell electronic cigarette liquids that look like prescription cough syrups, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday. The identified products in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 4, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Childhood vaccines: Tough questions, straight answers
Do vaccines cause autism? Is it OK to skip certain vaccines? Get the facts on these and other common questions. Childhood vaccines protect children from a variety of serious or potentially fatal diseases, including diphtheria, measles, mumps, rubella, polio, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis) and others. If these diseases seem uncommon -- or even unheard of [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 3, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mother reveals her 11-month-old girl's strange 'grunting' cough was deadly pneumonia and SEPSIS
Louise Wood, of Merseyside, panicked when her baby, Clara, was rushed to hospital after she sought advice with NHS 111. She battled the deadly condition for a week. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reappearance of Victorian Era Diseases Highlight Importance of Clinical Laboratory Vigilance
As admissions for scarlet fever, whooping cough, scurvy, and other “Dickensian Era” diseases rise, medical laboratories must continue to consider uncommon causes when performing tests and providing data to physicians developing treatment plans Resurgence in once-rare diseases and conditions in both the United Kingdom and the United States highlight the importance of recognizing the unlikely […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - March 29, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Source Type: news

Whooping cough case at Texas Capitol leads to vaccinations
Texas health officials say nearly 50 people in the Texas Capitol have received vaccinations after a page in the House chamber became infected with whooping cough (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New York County Bans Unvaccinated Kids From Public Places in Last-Ditch Attempt to Stop Measles Outbreak
A New York county is banning children who have not been vaccinated against measles from visiting public places — the latest and most dramatic attempt to stop preventable measles outbreaks in communities across the country. Rockland County Executive Ed Day declared a state of emergency related to the measles outbreak and announced the public places ban during a press conference Tuesday, saying officials “will not sit idly by as children in our community are at risk.” The move follows previous attempts to limit Rockland’s ongoing measles outbreak, which as of March 21 totaled 151 confirmed cases in co...
Source: TIME: Health - March 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized New York onetime public health Source Type: news

Pediatric health researchers offer insights for RSV vaccine
(Louisiana State University) In healthy adults, RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, feels like the common cold with a runny nose, chest congestion and cough. However, it is the second leading cause of death in infants. . A new publication in Frontiers in Immunology by Stephania Cormier, the LSU Department of Biological Sciences Wiener Chair professor, and colleagues offers new insights for vaccine development to prevent this deadly disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Thriving college student, 18, who passed off cough as freshman flu is diagnosed with leukemia
Marlee Pincus, 18, began coughing in September 2018, but thought she had come down with the flu. She was eventually taken to the hospital where she was diagnosed with leukemia, a blood cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kingston Pharma, LLC RECALLS " DG ™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” Because of Possible Health Risk
Kingston Pharma, LLC recalls Lot KL180157 of its 2-fluid ounce (59 mL) bottles of DG ™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” because it has the potential to be contaminated with Bacillus cereus/ Bacillus circulans. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - March 25, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: NCCIH Source Type: news

Infant cough syrup recalled after FDA discovered 20% of bottles contained bacteria
A shipment of infant cough and congestion syrup sold at Dollar General stores across the US has been recalled after up to 20 percent of bottles tested positive for Bacillus bacteria, the FDA said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Baby cough syrup recalled for potential contamination
The medicine was sold at Dollar General stories nationwide (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DG/health NATURALS Cough Syrup & #43; Mucus for Infants Recalled
THURSDAY, March 21, 2019 -- One lot of DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus is being recalled due to possible contamination with potentially harmful bacteria, says maker Kingston Pharma, LLC. The recall is for Lot KL180157 of 2-fl oz (59 mL)... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Recall: Baby Cough Syrup for Deadly Bacteria Risk
Infants and young children and those with weakened immune systems are most at risk. There have been no reported illnesses connected to DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus as of March 20. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Baby cough syrup is recalled after bacterial contamination
The FDA has recalled DG/health Naturals baby Cough Syrup + Mucus due to a bacterial contamination. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recall: Dollar General Baby Cough Syrup Can Cause Vomiting, Diarrhea
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (CBS) – A baby cough syrup sold nationwide at Dollar General stores is being recalled because it could cause vomiting and diarrhea. Kingston Pharma is recalling a lot of its DG/Health Naturals Baby Cough Syrup + Mucus because testing showed some bottles may be contaminated with Bacillus cereus or circulans, bacteria that can cause gastrointestinal illness. No ill effects have been reported in connection with the recalled cough syrup, but the bacteria has been known to trigger serious or even deadly illnesses. The recalled bottles are marked Lot KL180157 with an expiration date of 11/20 and UPC c...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Consumer Health News Cough Syrup Recall Source Type: news

Kingston Pharma, LLC RECALLS " DG ™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” Because of Possible Health Risk
Kingston Pharma, LLC of Massena, NY is recalling Lot KL180157 of its 2-fluid ounce (59 mL) bottles of DG ™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” because it has the potential to be contaminated with Bacillus cereus/ Bacillus circulans. Bacillus cereus in food products has the potential to produce two forms of gastrointestinal illness, one being a syndrome primarily of vomiting, and the other of diarrhea. Most often, illnesses are mild and self-limiting, although more serious and even lethal cases have occurred. Individuals at risk for more severe forms of illness include infants, young children, and others w...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - March 20, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Lung cancer warning: The one skin rash you should never ignore - are you at risk?
LUNG cancer symptoms include having cough that won ’t go away, unexplained weight loss, and severe chest pain. But you could also be at risk of the condition if you have this skin rash. Should you speak to a doctor? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer sufferer whose cough was dismissed as a 'bad cold' THREE TIMES is embracing her new look 
Meagan Bechtold, 27, of Las Vegas, developed a hacking cough in March last year, which doctors wrote off as a bad cold, allergies or bronchitis. A CT scan later revealed she had Hodgkin’s lymphoma. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Joanne battles stage 4 kidney cancer
Four years ago, Joanne Romero, who lives in Texas, was diagnosed with stage 4 kidney cancer when she was 26 weeks pregnant. Despite her challenges, Joanne remains positive and hopes her story serves as an inspiration to others.   My journey began on Feb. 16, 2015. I was currently 26 weeks pregnant. I was experiencing a cough that continued to get worse. That day, I was scheduled to have a lung procedure to see what was causing the cough. My high-risk OB ordered an ultrasound the night before. She wanted to make sure my baby was doing well enough for the procedure. During the ultrasound, the ultrasound tech a...
Source: Kidney Cancer Association - March 18, 2019 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

A case of drug-induced lung injury caused by kamikihito - Tahara M, Yamasaki K, Ikegami H, Fukuda Y, Uchimura K, Tachiwada T, Noguchi S, Kawanami T, Kido T, Mukae H, Yatera K.
An eighty-nine-year-old Japanese male was admitted to our hospital due to dry cough and dyspnea. Respiratory symptoms appeared soon after an administration of an oriental medicine, Kamikihito for tinnitus. Upon admission, chest computed tomography showed p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

CDC says whooping cough has mutated, making the vaccine less effective 
A new report from the CDC has found that the bacteria that causes whooping cough, Bordetella pertussis, has undergone genetic changes between 2000 and 2013. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New York Judge Rules Unvaccinated Students Can ’t Go Back to Class
A federal judge in New York denied a request that would have allowed 44 unvaccinated children to return to school on Wednesday. Citing an “unprecedented measles outbreak,” District Court Judge Vincent Briccetti said the parents had failed to demonstrate “that public interest weighs in favor of granting an injunction,” according to the Rockland/Westchester Journal News. Last December, amid a measles outbreak, public health officials in Rockland County took the bold step of banning unvaccinated kids from the classroom at schools with less than 95% vaccination rates. The parents from the Green Meadow W...
Source: TIME: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amy Gunia Tags: Uncategorized onetime overnight public health Source Type: news

Genetic Shifts in Bordetella May Explain Surge in Pertussis Genetic Shifts in Bordetella May Explain Surge in Pertussis
The recent uptick in whooping cough may be explained, in part, by genetic shifts in Bordetella that reduce the efficacy of the pertussis vaccine, according to a new study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Homes With High Ventilation Rates Tied to Respiratory Issues
High rates of air exchange associated with chronic cough, asthma, asthma - like symptoms (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - March 13, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nursing, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Homes With High Ventilation Rates Tied to Respiratory Issues
WEDNESDAY, March 13, 2019 -- People living in homes with high average air exchange rates (AAERs) are more likely to report chronic cough, asthma, or asthma-like symptoms, according to a study published in the February issue of Environmental... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A Measles Diagnosis Is Confirmed in New Hampshire. Now, 12 States Have Cases of the Disease
A new measles diagnosis has been reported in New Hampshire, bringing the number of states with confirmed cases of the disease to a dozen. As of Mar. 7, 228 measles cases in 12 states have been confirmed so far this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s latest numbers. Outbreaks have been particularly severe in Washington and New York states. The sick person in New Hampshire reportedly contracted measles while traveling abroad, as the CDC says is often the case. The international traveler also took a bus from Boston to Manchester, N.H. in late February, WCAX reports. No measles case...
Source: TIME: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease Source Type: news

A Measles Diagnosis Is Confirmed in New Hampshire. Now, At Least 12 States Have Cases of the Disease
A new measles diagnosis has been reported in New Hampshire, bringing the number of states with confirmed cases of the disease to at least a dozen. As of Mar. 7, 228 measles cases in 12 states have been confirmed so far this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s latest numbers. Outbreaks have been particularly severe in Washington and New York states. The sick person in New Hampshire reportedly contracted measles while traveling abroad, as the CDC says is often the case. The international traveler also took a bus from Boston to Manchester, N.H. in late February, WCAX reports. No mea...
Source: TIME: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease Source Type: news

It's not just measles: Mumps, whooping cough and other vaccine-preventable diseases are still in the US
She walked into the emergency room with an infant in her arms. "My baby, please help my baby," she said between sobs. I followed her into the room and asked what her baby's name was and whether I could hold her. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Passengers, crew on Virgin flight quarantined in UK
The sickness appeared to involve a bad cough and possible chest infection. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Whooping cough outbreak declared at Moncton High School
There are five diagnosed cases at the school, but a health officer suspects there are others that have not been diagnosed. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/New Brunswick Source Type: news

Image IQ: 56-year-old construction worker presents with dry cough
A construction worker presents with a dry cough, can you diagnose this patient? (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - March 2, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Amar Udare, MD Tags: Image IQ Source Type: news

A Brooklyn Yeshiva Is Responsible for 21 Measles Infections In Growing Outbreak, Health Officials Say
A measles outbreak is spreading within New York City’s Orthodox Jewish community, with 21 cases coming from a single yeshiva in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, according to city health officials. The New York City Department of Health announced Thursday that 121 people have contracted measles since the outbreak began in October, and 31 cases have been newly identified. The vast majority of cases have affected children, particularly in the Borough Park and Williamsburg neighborhoods of Brooklyn. The outbreak’s initial case was acquired when a person visited Israel, where a measles outbreak is in progress, according to h...
Source: TIME: Health - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime public health Source Type: news