Tag : Public Health

Health

Samoa in Christmas lockdown as measles deaths top 50

headline
WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (HeadlineNews) – The small Pacific island nation of Samoa has closed schools and is restricting travel ahead of the Christmas holiday season as the
Health

Drinking-related liver disease and deaths on the rise in U.S.

headline
(HeadlineNews Health) – Americans today are expected to live shorter lives than just a few years ago, in contrast with trends seen in other developed
Health

U.S. prosecutors open criminal probe of opioid makers, distributors

headline
(HeadlineNews) – Federal prosecutors are investigating six pharmaceutical companies for potential criminal charges in connection with shipping big quantities of opioid painkillers that contributed to
Health

California sues e-cigarette maker Juul for selling nicotine products to youth

headline
(HeadlineNews) – The state of California on Monday sued e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, alleging the San Francisco company engaged in a “systematic” and “wildly
Health

Samoa declares state of emergency as measles spreads across Pacific

headline
MELBOURNE (HeadlineNews) – Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths linked to
Health

U.S. to raise age limit for vaping to 21, Trump says ahead of action next week

headline
FILE PHOTO: A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/Illustration/File Photo WASHINGTON (HeadlineNews) – The United States plans

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More