Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

...have alarmed international experts and dismayed competitors training in Rio, some of whom have already have fallen ill with fevers, vomiting and diarrhea.These ailments could knock an athlete out for days, potentially curtailing Olympics dreams and the...

Not all appendicitis cases need surgery

...lower abdomen and serves no useful function for the body. When it becomes inflamed, it causes pain in that area, along with fevers, nausea, or vomiting.A classic history for appendicitis is pain that initially occurs around the belly button before moving...

Pop Rocks: Viewing downtown alongside tourist brings fresh perspective

...bands that I thought I knew.But watching both the Ramblin' Fevers and a stripped-down version of Delta Cane with someone unfamiliar...jazz band's approach to restyling standards.The Ramblin' Fevers, which I admittedly wrote off as yet another act with too many...

The Ramblin' Fevers find their footing in folk music

...Becca Wilson, The Ramblin' Fevers will bring their folk sound to...Merle Haggard's song Ramblin' Fever, cites influences such as Johnny...music."In May, The Ramblin' Fevers was in the lineup for the Papa...up with us."The Ramblin' Fevers' self-titled EP started selling...

Shedding light on lupus

...Vera Butler in the middle of the night will pass - for a time. But she has lived with the on-again, off-again pain, the fevers, the swollen lymph nodes, the achy joints and the fatigue for a decade. For four of those years, doctors couldn't figure...

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Bosnian girl headed home after surgery

...Kamenica of Bosnia has been in the United States long enough to grow two teeth and catch American germs. The germs twice gave her fevers, delaying for one month a surgery to prolong her life. But Tuesday she was released from the hospital after an operation Friday...

Galarraga faces a difficult year

...lower back Thursday: He'll have never-ending nausea. His brown curly hair will fall out. He will have night sweats and fevers, diarrhea and vomitting. Fatigue will become his personal shadow. His red- and white-blood cell count will drop, making...

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Spreading new idea on disease

...without cleaning their hands. Many of the women developed fatal fevers, and Semmelweis reasoned that the doctors were transferring...far-fetched. The streptococcal bacteria that cause rheumatic fever also attack the heart, causing lingering damage. Several viruses...

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Study: Cooling stroke victims improves survival

...that 14 survived instead of the expected five. And in a separate study, Spanish researchers found that people who suffer high fevers within 72 hours of a stroke have a higher death rate than those who do not. "The most important question to me is how we can...

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Hawks sign pair of swingmen from summer league team

...that 2016 would be her final season, will be playing in a record 10th All-Star Game on Saturday.Catchings, of the Indiana Fever, is one of the few All-Star veterans playing in the game, which features 10 first-time participants.Eastern Conference...