Author Archives: Rachael Rettner

{FD} A single concussion may increase Parkinson’s risk

Having a single concussion may increase a person’s risk for Parkinson’s disease, a new study suggests — but the overall risk of developing the disease still remains low. Continue reading

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{FD} Why did the whites of this man’s eyes turn blue?

Blue eyes are pretty common, but what about blue in the whites of your eyes? Continue reading

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{FD} Why flesh-eating bacteria can look like the flu

An Arizona woman who was initially diagnosed with the flu ended up having a “flesh-eating” bacteria. Continue reading

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{FD} Firefighters may face increased skin cancer risk

Firefighters may have a higher risk of skin cancer than the general public, a new study finds. Continue reading

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{FD} Striking image shows ****** in man’s eye socket

A striking new image shows a ****** lodged in a man’s eye socket. Continue reading

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{FD} Woman’s ‘missing’ IUD turns up in her bladder

A woman’s IUD that appeared to be “missing” from her ****** turned up in an unusual place: her bladder. Continue reading

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{FD} Woman contracts rare bacterial infection on 12-hour flight

In a rare case, a woman contracted a potentially deadly bacterial infection while on a 12-hour flight from Japan to Germany, according to a new report. Continue reading

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{FD} New drug to protect infants from whooping cough shows promise

A potential new drug might protect infants from whooping cough in their first few months of life, before they can be vaccinated, early research suggests. Continue reading

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{FD} Young people face stroke risk with methamphetamine use

Using methamphetamines may increase the risk of stroke among young people, according to a new review. Continue reading

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{FD} Doctors brace for rise in ER visits ahead of solar eclipse

As potentially millions of Americans travel to see the total solar eclipse on Monday (Aug. Continue reading

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