Pool Neck Floats a Danger to Babies, FDA Warns
WEDNESDAY, June 29, 2022 -- Neck floats marketed for babies to use in water can lead to serious injury or death, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned this week.
The inflatable plastic rings are especially dangerous for infants who have...
U.S.-Wide Abortion Ban Could Cause Big Uptick in Deaths to Moms
FRIDAY, July 1, 2022 -- If a national abortion ban follows a Supreme Court ruling overturning the nearly 50-year-old Roe v. Wade decision, U.S. maternal deaths would likely increase by 24%, new research suggests.
That assessment, based on newly...
Some Viruses Make People More Attractive to Mosquitoes
FRIDAY, July 1, 2022 – When a mosquito bites and infects you with a virus like dengue or Zika, it also makes you smell good to other mosquitos, new research suggests.
That makes it more likely another one will bite, pick up the virus and...