Cold and Flu
Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens
A leading doctor who risked his own life to treat dozens of Ebola patients died Tuesday from the disease, officials said, as a major regional airline announced it was suspending flights to the cities hardest hit by an outbreak that has killed more than 670 people.
New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare
No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a flight in Liberia, had a stopover in Ghana, changed planes in Togo, and then arrived in Nigeria, where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the deadliest diseases known to man.
Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says
When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.
Rash is telltale sign of hand, foot and mouth disease
Hand, foot and mouth disease is characterized by a high fever and rash.Flu season for another few months but another virus is active right now especially in children. It's called hand foot and mouth disease WIL doctor Allen -- says -- how to recognize it treated and prevent it. A few weeks ago eight year old grace cold story complaining that she wasn't feeling well. She had I'm Phyllis her name and she felt very hot and so we took a temperature and she had a fever of a 103. With her mom. Only Williams sister rationed and this is a funeral grace his hands more showed up on
California firm issues nationwide fruit recall
A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
House votes on education issues
The state House approved measures aimed at repealing the controversial Common Core standards for K-12 students and allowing school faculty to participate in student-led prayers.
House panel debates school prayer, Common Core
The House Education Committee approved bills allowing faculty to participate in student-led prayer and calling for new academic standards in public schools to replace the national Common Core standards.
NC doctors looking out for MERS symptoms
The North Carolina Medical Board has contacted state physicians to keep them updated with information about Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, known as MERS.virus first diagnosis Hariri back in 2012. With symptoms include the book cough shortness of breath. But 30% of these patients have died for the first piece in the United States was diagnosed in the
Balloon sinuplasty helps with allergy sufferers
Although May is normally one of the worst months of the year for North Carolina's allergy sufferers, some deal with symptoms year round - leading to bad colds and often inflammation and blockages.as doctor Allen met reports they minimally invasive procedure can open your sinuses right to your doctor's office. Into Intel would they have a lot in common besides being husband and wife they used to avoid long walks in the garden because this sinuses couldn't handle it I would always have at least three -- -- sinus infections a year for Robin him -- a problem
Duke University commencement
Watch a livestream of commencement exercises for the class of 2014 at Duke University.rest of his career as she served as director of the national influenza in immunization program. Worked as a medical machinery and Africa for eight years of the heart of a parked car. Have established