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US Measles Outbreak Hits 24 States; Most Cases Are In N...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/20/19 | Comments (0)

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Ocasio-Cortez Confronts CEO For Nearly $2K Price Tag On...

Article by The Hill | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez confronted a CEO Thursday for pricing a drug designed to reduce the risk of HIV transmission at $8 in Australia but over ...

   
 

Obesity Surgery Benefits May Be Bigger For Teens Than A...

Article by AP | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

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Litzman: Cannabis To Be Removed From List Of Dangerous ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Yaakov Litzman announced that he would be removing cannabis from the country's list of dangerous drugs, which would allow it to be sold at pharm...

   
 

Keep Calm & Carry On: Anger More Harmful To Health ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Being angry or being sad aren’t particularly ideal dispositions for sound mental health,...

   
 

New Baltimore Health Commissioner Has Ambitious Agenda

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — Two months on the job, Baltimore's new health commis...

   
 

What Helps Prevent Dementia? Try Exercise, Not Vitamin ...

Article by AP | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

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OP-ED: Vaccination Is Not An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Hang...

Article by Dr. Daniel Berman & Awi Federgruen | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

In this year’s U.S. measles outbreak, parts of ...

   
 

Rabbi Asher Weiss: Halacha Obligates Vaccination

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Asher Weiss, one of the leading halachik authorities o...

   
 

#LindseyGrahamResign Trends on Twitter

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Calls for Sen. ...

   
 

Yeshiva of Central Queens Ordered Shut Due To Measles E...

Article by Patch | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

The health department has shuttered the Yeshiva of Central Queens for violating a May 9 order prohibiting unvaccinated students from going to school, w...

   
 

U.S. Records 75 New Measles Cases, 9.8% Increase, As Ou...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

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Watch: Trump’s Efforts To Tackle Opioid Epidemic ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Charmaine Yoest says President Trump declaring the opioid epidemic as a crisis set the tone for his administration. ...

   
 

Teen Who Sued School Because He Didn't Want The Ch...

Article by AP | Published 05/12/19 | Comments (0)

A northern Kentucky teen who was banned from school after refusing to get a chickenpox vaccination due to religious beliefs came down with the illness ...

   
 

More ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Bans Advancing In...

Article by AP | Published 05/11/19 | Comments (0)

If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be nearly impossible for most pregnant women to get an abortion there. ...

   
 

Study: Parkinson’s Is 3 Times More Likely If You ...

Article by NY Post | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

The true purpose of the seemingly inert human appendix continues to elude modern medicine, but a new study suggests that those who have the organ remov...

   
 

Measles Outbreak: Opposition to Vaccine Extends Well Be...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

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Scrap 'Obamacare'? Maybe Not All, Says Trump ...

Article by AP | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

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State: More Marylanders Died From Fentanyl Overdoses La...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

More than 2,300 Marylanders died from drug overdoses last year, an increase of about 5% from the year before, health officials said. ...

   
 

Sticker Shock: Trump Taking Aim At 'Surprise Medic...

Article by AP | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

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Let’s Keep on Trying to Save Imri's Life

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

At his bris (circumcision), they named him Imri. He was blessed that his parents merit bringing him to ...

   
 

Europe Measles Outbreak Infects 34,000: Travel Advisory

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

More than 34,000 Europeans were infected with the measles during the first two months of 2019, most of whom are in Ukraine but who inhabit 42 countries...

   
 

WHO Issues Warning As Measles Infects 34,000 In Europe ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

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TODAY! Is Your Child Up To Date With The MMR Vaccine? B...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

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US Measles Count Rises To 764, Driven By New York Outbr...

Article by AP | Published 05/06/19 | Comments (0)

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Germany Considers Fining Parents Over $2,700 If They Do...

Article by The Hill | Published 05/06/19 | Comments (0)

Germany may soon fine parents over $2,700 if they don’t vaccinate their children, Germany’s Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn told a re...

   
 

FDA: People Are Accidentally Killing Themselves On Sona...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/03/19 | Comments (0)

Federal health officials will require drugmakers of popular sleeping pills to add warning labels to certain pres...

   
 

Scientology Cruise Ship Quarantined For Measles Case Is...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/03/19 | Comments (0)

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Cocaine Deaths Up In US, And Opioids Are A Big Part Of ...

Article by AP | Published 05/03/19 | Comments (0)

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As Measles Returns, U.S. States Look To Cut Vaccine Exe...

Article by AP | Published 05/03/19 | Comments (0)

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CBO: 7 Million More Uninsured By ObamaCare Mandate Repe...

Article by The Hill | Published 05/03/19 | Comments (0)

The repeal of ObamaCare’s individual mandate will result in 7 million more people without health insurance by 2021, according to new estimates fr...

   
 

Hundreds Quarantined On Cruise Ship Because Of Measles ...

Article by Washington Post | Published 05/02/19 | Comments (0)

Health officials on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia have quarantined a cruise ship after discovering a case of measles on board, the country’s ...

   
 

TODAY @ 6PM! Baltimore's Vaad HaRabanim Urge Part...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/01/19 | Comments (0)

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US Measles Cases Top 700, With Many Illnesses Among Kid...

Article by AP | Published 04/29/19 | Comments (0)

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People With ADHD Eat Less Healthily

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/29/19 | Comments (0)

A new study shows that people who suffer from ADHD have wors...

   
 

Investing Money The Right Way For Health

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 04/29/19 | Comments (0)

When people are interested in any of our programs, I encoura...

   
 

Important Measles Reminder For Those Returning Home Aft...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/29/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 29, 2019: ...

   
 

California Vaccine Rules Advance Over Emotional Opposit...

Article by AP | Published 04/25/19 | Comments (0)

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Tobacco Company Starts Life Insurance Firm Offering Dis...

Article by The Hill | Published 04/25/19 | Comments (0)

The tobacco company behind Marlboro cigarettes is starting a life insurance firm in the United Kingdom, and will offer discounts to people who quit smo...

   
 

Remember The 'Kissing Bug?' CDC Confirms One ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/24/19 | Comments (0)

The "kissing bug...

   
 

Measles Cases Hit Record High Since Being Declared Elim...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/24/19 | Comments (0)

Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest number on record since the disease was declared eliminated na...

   
 

Feds: Ex-CEO Is First Drug Exec Indicted In Opioid Cris...

Article by AP | Published 04/23/19 | Comments (0)

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FDA Approves Israeli Company Teva’s Generic Nasal...

Article by Lilach Baumer / CTech | Published 04/23/19 | Comments (0)

On Friday, the US Food and Drug Administration announced the first-of-its-kind approval of a generic nasal spray for opioid overdose treatment, manufac...

   
 

Fourth Measles Case Confirmed In Baltimore City

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/19/19 | Comments (0)

Possible Public Exposures at Location in Pikesville; ...

   
 

Update on Mercaz Measles Letter to its Mispallelim

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/18/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 18, 2019:&...

   
 

Israeli Flight Attendant In Coma After Getting Measles

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/19 | Comments (0)

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Third Measles Case Confirmed in Maryland

Article by MD Dept of Health | Published 04/18/19 | Comments (0)

Possible Public Exposures at Three Locations in Pike...

   
 

Attention Women Who Have Given Birth At Sinai Hospital ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 17, 2019 - W...

   
 

MD Hits DNA Milestone

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/19 | Comments (0)

Maryland has now recorded its 7000th positive hit on its DNA database. ...

   
 

Unprecedented: Over 500 Doctors Serving Jewish Communit...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/19 | Comments (0)

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Sibling of First Pikesville Case Contracts Measles

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr...

   
 

Unaware He Had Measles, A Man Traveled From N.Y. To Mic...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/19 | Comments (0)

Patient Zero’ offers a caution...

   
 

Israeli Scientists Unveil ‘First’ 3D Print ...

Article by i24 News | Published 04/15/19 | Comments (0)

Israeli scientists on Monday unveiled what they said was the first-ever 3D printed heart made of real human tissues and vessels, calling it a first and...

   
 

Measles Cases Continue to Soar, Stirring Concern Over L...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/15/19 | Comments (0)

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Leading Orthodox Rabbi Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their...

Article by The Algemeiner | Published 04/14/19 | Comments (0)

One of Europe’s leading Orthodox rabbis on Friday called on Jewish parents to ensure that their children are properly vaccinated with the Passove...

   
 

All Models Of Fisher-Price Rock N' Play Sleepers R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is recalling a...

   
 

“It’s Just A Rash,” They Said

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

A Lubavitcher working as a physician assistant writes to COLlive about real-life cases of the measles and their effect. ...

   
 

Swallowed Toys, Coins, Batteries Spark Rise In Tot ER V...

Article by AP | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

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S. Korean Babies Born Dec. 31 Become 2-year-olds Next D...

Article by AP | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

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Cuomo: Ending Exemption For Vaccines 'Legally Ques...

Article by AP | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

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UPDATED as of Apr. 10 @ 12:34 PM - Measles Baltimore: F...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 11, 2019 - I...

   
 

Report: Kahlon Will Return To The Likud Party

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 04/11/19 | Comments (0)

Finance Minister and Kulanu chairman Moshe Kahlon is conducting advanced negotiations for the unification of Kulanu and the Likud party to act as one f...

   
 

Health Ministry Orders EL AL teams To Be Vaccinated Aga...

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 04/11/19 | Comments (0)

The Ministry of Health has ordered the vaccination of all the aircrews of El Al Airlines in a process that began this Thursday. Thi...

   
 

Measles Baltimore: Sinai Hospital Statement on New Poli...

Article by Sinai Hospital | Published 04/12/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 10, 2019 :&l...

   
 

Ohio Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Abortion After Heartbe...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/10/19 | Comments (0)

Columbus — Bill banning abortions after heartbeat dete...

   
 

Study: Number of Children Going to the ER for Suicidal ...

Article by Relevant Magazine | Published 04/10/19 | Comments (0)

Researchers using data from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey found that the number...

   
 

A Woman's Infection Turned Out To Be Bees Living I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/09/19 | Comments (0)

Doctors treating a Taiwanese woman with an eye infection was...

   
 

Assisted Suicide Bills Highlight A Society In Conflict ...

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 04/09/19 | Comments (0)

A 79-year-old man recently stopp...

   
 

Man Stung To Death After Trying To Remove Beehive From ...

Article by AP | Published 04/09/19 | Comments (0)

Yuma, AZ — Authorities say an Arizona man has died and several first responders were inju...

   
 

Vaad Harabbonim And Communal Organizations Issue Letter...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/10/19 | Comments (0)

April 7, 2019/אור לג' ניסן תשע"ט...

   
 

Conagra Brands Announces Recall of a Limited Amount of ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/08/19 | Comments (0)

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'Superbug' Threat To Maryland Confirmed, CDC ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/08/19 | Comments (0)

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US Measles Tally Hits 465, With Most Illnesses In Kids

Article by AP | Published 04/08/19 | Comments (0)

New York - U.S. measles cases are continuing to jump, and most of the reported illnesses are in children. Health officials say 465 ...

   
 

Baltimore City Health Department: A Case Of Measles Was...

Article by Baltimore City Health Department | Published 04/07/19 | Comments (0)

Measles is spread from person-to...

   
 

Israel Has Lowest Rate Of Diet-related Deaths Worldwide...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/07/19 | Comments (0)

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Bad Diets Kill More People Around The World Than Smokin...

Article by Washington Post · Lindsey Bever | Published 04/07/19 | Comments (0)

Too much salt – and not enough whole grains, fruits and vegetables – may be shaving years off our lives, a new analysis suggests....

   
 

Anti-Semitic Cleveland Clinic Resident Fired For Tweeti...

Article by JNS | Published 04/05/19 | Comments (0)

A former Cleveland Clinic medical resident fired for making anti-Semitic remarks online, such as tweeting in 2012 that “ill purposely give all th...

   
 

Here We Go Again! It’s Erev Pesach

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 04/05/19 | Comments (0)

Even though we’ve had one extra month this winter, Pes...

   
 

Clarification on Recent Measles Outbreak in Detroit - U...

Article by BJL/Noah Klein | Published 04/05/19 | Comments (0)

Dear BJL Editor,...

   
 

‘Chidon’ Learning Competition Bans Unvaccin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/03/19 | Comments (0)

A Crown Heights learning competition has banned unvaccinated students who were exposed to measles from participating, COLLIVE reported. ...

   
 

US Investigates Seizure Risk With Electronic Cigarettes

Article by AP | Published 04/03/19 | Comments (0)

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El Al Flight Attendant In Serious Condition After Catch...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/03/19 | Comments (0)

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US Experts Reviewing Low-carb, Other Diets For Guidelin...

Article by AP | Published 04/03/19 | Comments (0)

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US Health Officials Alarmed By Paralyzing Illness In Ki...

Article by AP | Published 04/03/19 | Comments (0)

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Trump Suggests Deferring GOP Health Plan Push To After ...

Article by AP | Published 04/02/19 | Comments (0)

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Measles Count in US This Year Already More Than All of ...

Article by US News | Published 04/01/19 | Comments (0)

U.S. health officials report that the number of measles cases through the first three months of this year have surpassed the count for all of 2018....

   
 

Former PM Barak: Israel Is Now The Land Of Milk, Honey ...

Article by JPost | Published 04/01/19 | Comments (0)

The State of Israel may now be considered the “land of milk, honey and cannabis,” former prime minister Ehud Barak said as he opened the tw...

   
 

Harry Reid Testifies Exercise Device Injury Cost Him Se...

Article by AP | Published 03/29/19 | Comments (0)

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New York Sues Billionaire Family Behind Maker Of OxyCon...

Article by AP | Published 03/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Kids in Rockland County Get Measles Vaccine After Count...

Article by AP | Published 03/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Federal Judge Blocks Medicaid Work Rules In Blow To Tru...

Article by AP | Published 03/27/19 | Comments (0)

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Cannabis-Related ER Visits In Colorado Jump Threefold A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/27/19 | Comments (0)

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Rockland Bans Unvaccinated Minors In Public Places, Pro...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 03/27/19 | Comments (0)

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Jury To Hear Reid Damages Trial Against Exercise Band M...

Article by AP | Published 03/27/19 | Comments (0)

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FDA: Hackers Could Hijack Some Implanted Defibrillators

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/26/19 | Comments (0)

The world’s largest medical device company has acknowl...

   
 

Justice Department Sides With Court Ruling Obamacare In...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/25/19 | Comments (0)

The Department of Justice on Monday announced that it is siding with a district court ruling that found the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional.&n...

   
 

President Rivlin Hosted An Event To Mark World Autism A...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 03/25/19 | Comments (0)

President Rivlin<...

   
 

Flu Season Hits Record High

Article by USA Today | Published 03/24/19 | Comments (0)

This year’s flu season is not going away quietly. The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention says the percentage of medica...

   
 

Heart Transplant Saves 13-Year-Old’s Life On Shus...

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 03/24/19 | Comments (0)

On Friday, Shushan Purim, Shalom Dov Ber Yona, a 13-year-old...