Sandwiches and Fruit Cups Sold on Amtrak Are Recalled Over Listeria Risk
More than 400 food products from Fresh Ideation Food Group were recalled, some of which were sold on Amtrak trains and in vending machines last month. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Schmall Tags: Food Contamination and Poisoning Recalls and Bans of Products Amtrak Listeria Monocytogenes Fresh Ideation Food Group Source Type: news

A Patient Declared Dead Is Found in a Body Bag Gasping for Air
A 66-year-old woman was taken to a funeral home, where workers discovered her chest moving, a report said. An Alzheimer ’s care center in Iowa that declared her dead was fined $10,000. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 5, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Schmall Tags: Alzheimer ' s Disease Deaths (Fatalities) Morgues and Mortuaries Glen Oaks Alzheimers Special Care Center Urbandale, Iowa Fines (Penalties) Death and Dying Hospice Care Source Type: news

Why Apple Watches Keep Calling 911
Dispatchers for 911 are being inundated with false, automated distress calls from Apple devices owned by skiers who are very much alive. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 3, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matt Richtel Tags: Traffic Accidents and Safety Wearable Computing Watches and Clocks Nine-One-One (911) (Emergency Phone Number) Telephones and Telecommunications iPhone Skiing Smartphones Apple Inc Aspen (Colo) Golden (Colo) Winter Park (Colo) your Source Type: news

Eye Drops Are Recalled After Being Linked to Vision Loss and 1 Death
The maker of EzriCare Artificial Tears said it was recalling the eye drops after U.S. health authorities linked the product to a drug-resistant bacteria strain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amanda Holpuch Tags: Recalls and Bans of Products Eyes and Eyesight Antibiotics Deaths (Fatalities) Bacteria Drug Resistance (Microbial) Infections Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Food and Drug Administration Source Type: news

GoodRx Leaked User Health Data to Facebook and Google, F.T.C. Says
The popular drug discount app deceptively shared details on users ’ illnesses and medicines with ad firms, regulators said in a legal complaint. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Natasha Singer Tags: Mobile Applications Consumer Protection Privacy Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Medicine and Health Online Advertising Computers and the Internet Fines (Penalties) GoodRx Inc Federal Trade Commission Fitness trackers Data Breach Notification Source Type: news

Covid Vaccine Makers Kept Prepayments for Canceled Shots for Poor Nations
Separately, Johnson& Johnson is demanding additional payment for unwanted shots, confidential documents show. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stephanie Nolen and Rebecca Robbins Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Vaccination and Immunization Third World and Developing Countries Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance Johnson & Moderna Inc Novavax Inc Serum Institute of India Source Type: news

Women Have Been Misled About Menopause
Hot flashes, sleeplessness, pain during sex: For some of menopause ’s worst symptoms, there’s an established treatment. Why aren’t more women offered it? (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susan Dominus Tags: Menopause Research Hormones Women and Girls Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Gynecology and Gynecologists ' s Health Initiative Source Type: news

What to Know About Menopause and Hormone Therapy
There has long been an effective, F.D.A.-approved treatment for some menopausal symptoms, but too few women have a clear picture of its risks and benefits. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: The New York Times Tags: Menopause Hormones Women and Girls Content Type: Service ' s Health Initiative Medicine and Health Source Type: news

To Prevent Cancer, More Women Should Consider Removing Fallopian Tubes, Experts Say
A top research group is urging even women without genetic risks to have their fallopian tubes removed under certain circumstances. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: your-feed-science Ovarian Cancer Women and Girls Genetics and Heredity Research Surgery and Surgeons Preventive Medicine Source Type: news

House Votes to End Covid Precautions as G.O.P. Uses Pandemic in Political Attacks
Republicans in Congress are seeking to capitalize on discontent about the federal coronavirus response while the party ’s presidential contenders are vying to be the biggest foe of restrictions. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jonathan Swan and Luke Broadwater Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) United States Politics and Government Vaccination and Immunization Law and Legislation Right-Wing Extremism and Alt-Right Biden, Joseph R Jr DeSantis, Ron Greene, Marjorie Taylor (1974- ) McCarthy, Kevin (1965- ) Source Type: news

Deer Could Be a Reservoir of Old Coronavirus Variants, Study Suggests
Even after Delta became the dominant variant in humans, Alpha and Gamma continued to circulate in white-tailed deer, according to new research. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health your-feed-animals Deer Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Coronavirus Delta Variant Hunting and Trapping Viruses Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Ontario Source Type: news

New Medicare Rule Aims to Take Back $4.7 Billion From Insurers
The government plans to aggressively audit Medicare Advantage plans for overbilling but may face lawsuits. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Medicare Advantage Health Insurance and Managed Care United States Politics and Government Regulation and Deregulation of Industry Elderly Source Type: news

The Navy ’s Dolphins Have a Few Things to Tell Us About Aging
In her youth, Blue was a standout mine-hunter for the U.S. military. She and her colleagues are now at the vanguard of geriatric marine mammal medicine. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes and Gabriella Angotti-Jones Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health your-feed-animals Dolphins and Porpoises United States Defense and Military Forces Mammals Elderly Veterinary Medicine Animal Abuse, Rights and Welfare Alzheimer ' s Disease Oceans and Seas Nati Source Type: news

Students Lost One-Third of a School Year to Pandemic, Study Finds
Learning delays and regressions were most severe in developing countries and among children from low-income backgrounds. And students still haven ’t caught up. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Baumgaertner Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Education (K-12) Shutdowns (Institutional) Poverty Income Inequality Children and Childhood Third World and Developing Countries Epidemics Environmental Science & Technolog Source Type: news

Video of Tyre Nichols Beating Raises Questions About Medical Response
Two emergency medical technicians who first evaluated Mr. Nichols have been suspended until an investigation is complete. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs, Gina Kolata and Mark Walker Tags: Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides Emergency Medical Treatment Nichols, Tyre (d 2023) Police Department (Memphis, Tenn) Source Type: news